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GALLERY: Volvo honors veterans with truck design

Volvo Trucks’ New River Valley (NRV) assembly plant in Dublin, Virginia unveiled the design of its 2015 Ride for Freedom truck, which honors U.S. military service members. The memorial truck accompanied a motorcade of about 160 motorcycles from the plant to Washington, D.C., during the Run for the Wall ...

One month left to nominate a Distributor of the Year finalist

The open nomination period for the 14th annual Truck Parts & Service Distributor of the Year award will remain open until Friday, June 26, 2015. All independent distributors are eligible for the award, which honors the aftermarket industry's best. The award is sponsored by Meritor and Minimizer. To nominate a distributor, please click ...

MAHLE debuts more aftermarket part numbers

MAHLE Aftermarket Inc. has introduced 84 new part numbers in May for various types of bearings, gaskets, piston rings, thermostats and cylinder components, now available for a range of light vehicle and heavy-duty applications. MAHLE says new part numbers are available for the following products: Piston Rings, Cylinder Head Gasket ...

Bendix voices support for Tire Safety Week

Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC is supporting National Tire Safety Week (May 24-30, 2015) by offering expert insight on the role that proper tire maintenance, regular inspection and correct inflation play in the safe operation of today’s commercial vehicles. Sponsored by the Rubber Manufacturers Association, National Tire Safety Week is part ...

Alliance Truck Parts adds to exhaust product line

Alliance Truck Parts has expanded its exhaust product line to include torsional and standard bellows. Suited for the heavy-duty market, Alliance says its bellows are the first true all-makes product of their kind in the industry. The bellows also are Tier 4 compliant, and built to meet or exceed tough ...

Continental beefs up VDO RoadLog website

Continental Commercial Vehicles & Aftermarket has updated its VDO RoadLog website, which now features video testimonials from owner/operators and fleet managers who are using the RoadLog system in their operations. The site also boasts a new Product Selection Tool that guides buyers on the right path to determine which VDO ...

Spectronics promotes Hammond

Spectronics Corporation has promoted Debra Hammond to global customer service manager. Hammond started her career at Spectronics more than 20 years ago as an international customer service specialist, eventually moving on to department manager in 1998. Her positive, “can-do” attitude and outstanding work ethic made her a perfect choice for the ...

Recovery machine from MAHLE

MAHLE Service Solutions releases its ACX1280, a new R1234yf recovery machine that is certified to meet all applicable performance and safety standards that are part of the stringent SAE J2843 standard. Designed to recover, recycle and recharge R-1234yf to SAE purity standards, the ACX1280 is part of MAHLE Service Solutions line ...

Detroit Radiator execs featured in book

Detroit Radiator Corporation CEO Randy Pruitt and general manager David Bitel are featured examples in the new book Rocket Fuel: The One Essential Combination that Will Get You More of What You Want from Your Business, written by Gino Wickman and Mark C. Winters. Gino Wickman, CEO of EOS Worldwide, featured ...

PEAK launches new online platform

PEAK Commercial & Industrial has launched an online resource to aid fleets in maximizing efficiency and profitability. Sean Wheatley, director of marketing for PEAK Commercial & Industrial, says the Lifeblood program is designed to give fleets a resource center, a place to communicate about trending industry topics, share best practices and ...