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Cobra Electronics debuts CB radio microphone system

Cobra Electronics unveiled its new remote CB microphone system at the Great American Trucking Show in Dallas. The new remote CB ...

RigDig helps used truck buyers make smarter decisions

RigDig says its truck history reports help fleet managers, dealers and owner-operators make informed used truck purchase decisions. By logging ...

Great Dane returns to GATS

Great Dane Trailers is back at the Great American Trucking Show in Dallas, displaying products such as the newly redesigned Classic Truckload lightweight reefer and the MXP-120 all-aluminum platform trailer engineered to maximize payload versatility. The 53-foot Classis Truckload reefer is enhanced with products such as the company-exclusive ThermoGuard thermoplastic liner and CorroGuard spray-in-place thermoplastic ...

Minimizer debuts chrome poly fenders

Minimizer released its newest product, a chrome poly fender currently available in multiple sizes, at the Great American Trucking Show Thursday in Dallas. The new products are designed with the gleam of traditional chrome metal but with the company’s poly features and durability for less maintenance, while lowering the ...

Valvoline introduces new UltraMax products

Valvoline released two more innovations to its new UltraMax product line at the Great American Trucking Show Thursday in Dallas. Valvoline debuted the UltraMax line with the release of new hydraulic oil in March and has since added to it. Its two newest offerings are a fully synthetic 10W-40 ...

Kenworth NavPlus can be ordered on Class 5-8 trucks

Kenworth Truck Co. announced that its NavPlus navigation and business technology system is now available for order on its Class 5-8 trucks. NavPlus is standard on Kenworth trucks with all premium interior trim offerings and on Kenworth diesel-electric hybrid vehicles. The system is available as an optional upgrade ...

Revamped IdleAir plans expansion

Electrification services will expand from 21 sites currently in operation to 100 by the end of 2013 with more expansion planned, shorepower provider IdleAir announced at the Great American Trucking Show Thursday in Dallas. Regions targeted for site development include Interstate 95 along the East Coast, the Midwest, Southeast ...

Dana receives technology grant for hybrid, electric vehicle research

Dana Holding Corp. on Wednesday, Aug. 24, announced that it will receive a $2 million grant from the Province of Ontario for the ongoing development and manufacture of lithium-ion battery cooling technologies needed for electric and hybrid-electric vehicles. The grant will further support Dana's efforts to provide solutions ...

Peterbilt hosts America’s Natural Gas Alliance

Peterbilt Motors Company recently hosted America’s Natural Gas Alliance (ANGA) for an educational presentation showcasing Peterbilt’s comprehensive family of alternative fuel vehicles. The presentation was held at Peterbilt’s Denton, Texas manufacturing plant, and highlighted the lower operating costs, lower emissions benefits and the performance capabilities Peterbilt’s alternative vehicles offer. ...

Kenworth to feature products at Great American Trucking Show

The aerodynamic Kenworth T700 equipped with the Paccar MX engine will be featured in Kenworth’s booth (No. 12137) at the Great American Trucking Show Aug. 25 -27 at the Dallas Convention Center. The Kenworth T700 possesses the lowest aerodynamic drag of any Kenworth truck in the company’s history and ...

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