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Drivetrain solutions to highlight Meritor DriveForce tour

Meritor announces it will showcase the latest in commercial vehicle drivetrain solutions at truck dealerships around the country during the ...

Lighten up: Avoiding lighting related CSA violations

The two most common violations in the FMCSA’s Compliance Safety Accountability (CSA) vehicle maintenance BASIC are lighting related. That means aftermarket ...

Registration open for aftermarket Leadership 2.0

The University of the Aftermarket has opened registration for the next Leadership 2.0 class, which begins Aug. 24-29, 2014 on the campus of Northwood University in Midland, Mich. The second session will be held March 8-13, 2015, at Northwood’s West Palm Beach, Fla., campus. Participants must attend both ...

ACT EXPO rewind

Miss anything from this year's Alternative Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo in Long Beach, Calif.? Here's a brief look at what you missed.

Meritor named master distributor for TSE spring brakes

Meritor announces a master distribution agreement with TSE Brakes, Inc. to distribute TSE’s OmniBrake and UltraLife air spring brake chambers to North American customers, effective immediately. The two TSE products will be available through Meritor’s U.S.-based distribution centers in Florence, Ky. and in Canada from locations in Brampton, Ontario ...

Westrans Winnipeg hires Legoff

Westrans Company has hired Derek LeGoff as its new Winnipeg-based sales representative. “I have a background as owner-operator of a trucking business for 14 years,” says Legoff, who has spent the past three years in the position of heavy-duty manufacturer sales representatives in both Manitoba and Saskatchewan. “Westrans has a ...

Federal-Mogul to host MERA sales and marketing meeting

The next Motor & Equipment Remanufacturing Association (MERA) Sales & Marketing Council meeting will be hosted by Federal-Mogul at the company’s Fel-Pro manufacturing facility on June 12 in Skokie, Ill. The agenda includes a tour of the Skokie facility, customer speaker and evening networking event. The MERA Sales & Marketing ...

Alcoa renovates website

Alcoa Wheels recently unveiled a newly designed website for its North America section. Alcoa says the renovation focuses on optimal customer experience through quicker and more functional navigation; facilitated surface treatment and technical information search and significant details on the recently launched innovation, Ultra ONE wheels. When users log on ...

Stertil-Koni breaks sales record

Stertil-Koni says the company has achieved record results in heavy-duty vehicle lifts sales for the full year 2013. The company’s president, Dr. Jean DellAmore, further noted that the group achieved record sales results for the first quarter of 2014 as well. Driving the momentum has been strong, positive customer response ...

‘Braking Bad’ will present on vehicle safety inspections at GAAS

“Braking Bad,” the best team project from the University of the Aftermarket Leadership 2.0 professional development program, will present on the topic of vehicle safety inspections at the 2014 Global Automotive Aftermarket Symposium (GAAS) at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare in Rosemont, Ill. from May 20-21. The presentation by Team ...