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Phoenix USA celebrating 30 years

Phoenix USA is celebrating 30 years in business in 2015. Thirty years ago, Phoenix USA’s founder, Jim Wright, established the company after a fire closed a ...

Noregon debuts new truck check up station

Noregon Systems has launched a new Truck Check Up (TCU) vehicle health station. TCU is an interactive vehicle health station located at diesel fuel islands. It is designed for use in heavy-duty trucks (Class 7-8). While fueling, drivers simply connect a cable to their truck’s diagnostic port to start ...

Cummins preparing for nationwide tour

Cue the music; Cummins is “heading out on the highway.” The company announced Wednesday at the Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville ...

Imperial Supplies updates mobile scanner app

Imperial Supplies has made ordering maintenance products easier with its new and improved Imperial In-App Barcode Scanner. According to the company, this latest update allows customers to scan Imperial barcodes in areas with low light, glare or with a low resolution camera. Imperial Supplies says more than 25,000 products ...

Alcoa debuts new aluminum truck wheel

Alcoa introduced the Dura-Bright EVO, an improved version of its primary commercial vehicle wheel, Thursday at the Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville, Ky. The wheel is 10 times more resistant than prior products to corrosion primarily caused by road salts and weather elements, and more resistant to chemicals found ...

Mitsubishi upgrades starter options for Freightliner, Western Star trucks

Mitsubishi Electric Automotive America, Inc. announces its new, full-featured Diamond Power S60 (DPS60) starter is available as an upgrade for Freightliner and Western Star trucks using the Detroit DD15 and DD16 engines. Available through all North American heavy-duty truck dealers and many aftermarket distributors, the high-powered DPS60 starter increases ...

In-vehicle heater product

Webasto Thermo & Comfort North America introduces its ThermoCall and SmarTemp Control 2.0. ThermoCall from Webasto allows drivers to preheat their engine from the convenience of a mobile phone. The new Webasto tool is compatible with Webasto coolant heaters, controlling on/off functions, programming heater start time up to 24 ...

Bridgestone recommits to Dayton Truck Tires

After falling dormant for the past several years, Bridgestone is breathing new life into its Dayton Truck Tire brand. In January, Bridgestone committed to resurrecting the brand but rather than trying to compete Bridgestone, the company’s OE line or Firestone, the company’s retail brand, Dayton was slated to take ...

Plombco reaches agreement with Lynn Parker Associates

Plombco has appointed Lynn Parker Associates (LPA) as the exclusive sales agency for North America. Plombco is celebrating its 30th year of operation in 2015 and continues to develop new ways to better service its customer’s needs. “Lynn Parker has over 40 years of experience working in the automotive industry ...

HVAC product from Perrin Manufacturing

Perrin Manufacturing is showcasing its new 18-in.-wide Dynasys SL for the first time this week at the Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville. The automotive-style HVAC system is available with a multi-purpose HVAC console that fits virtually all major day cab configurations and an under-bunk version that accommodates most traditional ...