Equipment

Dismissal of lawsuit against Calif. emissions regs upheld by appeals court

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit upheld a prior dismissal of a lawsuit brought by the California Construction Trucking Association against the California Air Resources Board's diesel engine ...

Utilimaster debuts Velocity walk-in van built on Ford chassis

Click here to read all of CCJ's coverage of Work Truck Show news. Utilimaster Corporation Tuesday unveiled March 4 at the Work Truck Show in Indianapolis, Ind., a new fuel-efficient walk-in ...

Work Truck Show roundup: News and announcements from NTEA’s annual medium-duty show

CCJ is covering the Work Truck Show this week in Indianapolis, Ind., where truck, engine and components makers are announcing new products and services. Below are links to all of CCJ's ...

Goodyear unveils roadside service smartphone app, new fuel-efficient steer tire

Goodyear unveiled March 4 in San Angelo, Texas, a new fuel-efficient steer tire for long-haul applications and a smartphone app aimed at streamlining roadside service. The Fuel Max LHS complements the ...

International announces electronic upgrades for medium-duty DuraStar, WorkStar

Click here to see all of CCJ's coverage of the Work Truck Show.  International Trucks announced that it is taking its onboard computing capabilities to the next level in its vocational ...

Mercedes unveils the Metris, the company’s latest commercial van

Click here to see all of CCJ's coverage of the Work Truck Show.  Mercedes-Benz Vans introduced Wednesday at the Work Truck Show in Indianapolis, Ind., its new mid-size commercial van, dubbed ...

Freightliner names Indianapolis inaugural ‘Hardest Working City’

Click here to see all of CCJ's coverage of the Work Truck Show.  Freightliner Trucks named the Work Truck Show's host city, Indianapolis, Ind., as its first "Hardest Working City" honoree ...

Navistar reports $42M first quarter net loss in big year-over-year gain

Navistar International Corporation reported March 3 a $42 million net loss for the first quarter of the 2015 fiscal year — big gains from the company’s $248 million loss in ...

Bendix announces new headquarters facility

Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC will construct a new headquarters in Northeast Ohio, expected to be within a 20-mile radius of its current Elyria location, the company announced today. Bendix ...

Kenworth announces extended medium duty warranty program

Kenworth Truck Company and PACCAR Financial announce a 2015 Extended Warranty Program for U.S. customers who purchase new Kenworth Class 5-7 factory trucks financed through PACCAR Financial. Kenworth customers may receive ...

Radical shift in trucking on the horizon? It could come quicker than you think

Give the blue-collar kids a chance, too

It was a throw-away line. John Sullivan, director of maintenance for Michigan-based Reliable Carriers, was moderating the popular Shop Talk seminar as the Technology & Maintenance Council Annual Meeting wrapped up ...

Ryder to train entire maintenance staff on natural gas vehicle technologies

Ryder System announced that it has launched a new online natural gas vehicle maintenance training program for its entire North American maintenance network.  Over 6,000 maintenance and service employees across Ryder’s ...

Bendix celebrates Engineers Week

Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC honored its engineers for their contributions to the company’s development and manufacture of leading-edge active safety and braking system technologies in celebration of Engineers Week ...

NACFE publishes fuel economy confidence report

Click here to see all of CCJ's coverage of TMC news.  The North American Council for Freight Efficiency (NACFE) has published its newest Confidence Report. This report focuses on optimization of engine ...