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Webasto partners with country singer for promotion

Webasto Thermo & Comfort North America plans to show truck drivers and owner-operators an exciting time at NASCAR events with ...

Getting involved in the aftermarket

The heavy-duty aftermarket is an industry of individuals. Talented, driven and financially savvy entrepreneurs populate all corners of the marketplace, and each equipped with different skill sets, these leaders have built strong businesses in an increasingly competi- tive marketplace. But just because a business is in the black doesn’t mean it’s reached its peak. Aftermarket ...

Last chance for early bird registration to World Reman Summit

There are just days remaining to take advantage of early bird registration savings for two conferences hosted by the Motor & Equipment Remanufacturers Association (MERA) and the Golisano Institute for Sustainability, Sept. 24-26, 2014, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, N.Y. Both conferences are intended for senior executives engaged in ...

GALLERY – The best of Overdrive’s ‘Pride & Polish’

Buried in the midst of a hectic five days in Dallas last week was Overdrive magazine’s annual ‘Pride & Polish’ truck beauty contest. Pride & Polish is the premier truck beauty championship series in North America; honoring creativity, excellence and dedication to truck drivers who go above and beyond ...

CVSN announces private strategic planning participants for Summit

The Commercial Vehicle Solutions Network (CVSN) has announced the nine supplier companies who will host Private Strategic Planning Sessions at its upcoming summit in Nashville, Tenn.   CVSN says the participating this year in the one-hour meetings are: Accuride Wheel End Solutions Alcoa Wheel Products Bendix CVS Federal Mogul MotorParts KIC Meritor Minimizer SKF Stemco, LP CVSN says the ...

Friday at the Great American Trucking Show

Friday was another busy day at the Great American Trucking Show in Dallas. Exhibitors streamed into the Dallas Convention Center early to enjoy the day. Below are some photos of the day. For picture's from the opening day at GATS, please CLICK HERE.

GATS kicks off in Dallas

The Great American Trucking Show opened at noon Thursday at the Dallas Convention Center. With more than 500,000 sq. ft. of exhibits, the Overdrive "Pride & Polish" truck beauty show and various educational sessions, the day was filled with activities. Below are photos from the event.

MAHLE Service Solutions expands Western, Canadian distribution

MAHLE Aftermarket, Service Solutions, formerly MAHLE RTI, has opened a new satellite warehouse in the Los Angeles area to support customers on the West Coast. In addition, the company is now stocking inventory at the MAHLE Aftermarket Canada distribution center in Burlington, Ontario to expand service to Canadian ...

United Auto Supply joins forces with APH

Automotive Parts Headquarters Inc. (APH), a family-owned auto parts distributor and store group, and La Crosse, Wis.-based United Auto Supply Inc., a leading privately held distributor and store group, have announced plans to join forces. United’s 13 locations will join APH’s family of corporate stores and fly the Auto ...

Bendix Spicer celebrates birthday

Ten years ago, Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC and Dana Commercial Vehicle Products, LLC – companies with almost 200 combined years in the commercial vehicle industry – created Bendix Spicer Foundation Brake LLC (BSFB). Their joint venture celebrates its first decade this week as a single, complete source for ...