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Low-rolling resistance tires addressed in Confidence Report

Trucking Efficiency has released a Confidence Report on low-rolling resistance tires. The report, produced by the North American Council For Freight Efficiency and Carbon War Room, says that while the typical upfront purchase price of a tire is only approximately $0.04 per mile, given the range of rolling resistance among dual ...

New parts from Dorman HD

Dorman HD Solutions has released several new "formerly dealer only parts" to the aftermarket. Flip through the gallery above for more details.

New trailer door accessory

InventHelp announces one of its clients, an inventor from Massachusetts, has designed a trucking accessory that offers a better way to close a roll-up tuck or overhead door. This invention is patented. InventHelp says the Protec Overhead Door Strap consists of a weatherproof box with a 2-ft. long strap that can be retracted inside the ...

Gates introduces new accessory belt drive kits for buses

Engineered specifically for school buses that deal with long idle times and high temperatures, Gates says its Accessory Belt Drive Kits contain better-than-OE components for optimal repairs and long-lasting performance. Gates says each kit contains a FleetRunner Micro-V Belt and a Green Stripe DriveAlign Tensioner, and is designed for ...

Karmak makes new appointments

Karmak has made three new management appoints to better meet its client demands. The company has named Jim Allen vice president of client services, Gail Wilkinson as vice president of business solutions and Adam Madsen vice president of analytics. Karmak says Allen’s strong background in account management and customer service ...

Old World Industries purchases lighting manufacturer

Old World Industries, LLC – the makers of PEAK Antifreeze Coolant and BlueDEF – have acquired the automotive lighting business of EiKO Global LLC, a North American based manufacturer and distributor. Effective immediately, the transaction will bring an expanded portfolio of high-quality automotive and heavy-duty lighting products to Old ...

ContiTech debuts new website

ContiTech, a division of Continental, has launched the new corporate website that includes a direct link for users seeking information about the company’s automotive aftermarket business. ContiTech says the site serves as a central source of information for a variety of the businesses aftermarket channel partners – professional technicians, ...

Trucking Efficiency holding workshop at Hendrick Motorsports next month

Trucking Efficiency will hold a workshop on fuel efficient technology next month in Charlotte, N.C. Scheduled for Sept. 15 at Hendrick Motorsports, 4400 Papa Joe Hendrick Blvd., Charlotte, NC 28262, Trucking Efficiency says the day-long workshop will focus on fuel efficient technology such as tires, 6x2 axles, idle-reduction technology, engine parameters, ...

Newstar ABS wheel speed sensors

S&S Truck Parts, Inc., the parent company of Newstar, has partnered with ONYX to bring you OEM quality ABS wheel speed sensors. ONYX is a UK manufacturer of ABS wheel speed sensors for truck, bus and trailer. For the past 30 years, ONYX has manufactured speed sensors for many of ...

Haldex expands water pump line

Haldex has expanded its remanufactured water pump line to include Eastern Industries water pumps. With 25 years of water pump remanufacturing experience, Haldex will initially add 24 new SKUs of the Eastern Industries water pumps with further expansion scheduled later in the year. As a result of the expansion, Haldex ...