Equipment

Video: Test driving Freightliner’s severe duty lineup

CCJ Equipment Editor Jack Roberts is outside of Austin, Texas, this week to test drive two trucks out of Freightliner's SD line: The 114SD and the 108SD dump. Here are ...

CCJ Innovator: Walmart Transportation aims to double fleet efficiency

Registration opens for 2015 Bendix Brake Training School

Bendix has released the 2015 schedule and opened registration for its in-person Bendix Brake Training School. Offered by Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems and Bendix Spicer Foundation Brake, this year’s training ...

Mack offers GuardDog Connect as Concrete Pumper option

In an effort to simplify service needs for customers in the highly demanding concrete pumper application, Mack Trucks now offers specialized Uptime support. Mack GuardDog Connect, its integrated telematics solution, ...

CCJ Indicators: 2014 sees tonnage spike, 40 percent growth in truck orders

Editor’s note: Welcome to the first edition of CCJ Indicators — a new series on CCJ that will appear at least weekly, but potentially multiple times a week, depending on what ...

Kenworth T880 named ATD’s Truck of the Year; ATD also names Dealer of the Year

Video: A quick look at Truck of the Year nominees Peterbilt 567, Kenworth T880

CCJ Equipment Editor Jack Roberts is in San Francisco this week acting as a judge for the ATD Truck of the Year contest, where he and other judges will drive ...

Photos: Ford, Ram and Nissan unveil latest full-size pickups

At the Detroit Auto Show held this month, four of the major players in the North American pickup market unveiled the latest iterations of some of their flagship models, while ...

Interstate Battery offers cold weather cranking tips

Did you know cold weather affects auto batteries more than any other engine component? During extreme winter weather conditions, Interstate Batteries encourages motorists to protect and care for that part of ...

Feeling fuelish: Don’t abandon fuel economy efforts just because diesel’s down

Mack announces expanded body builder support

Mack Trucks broadened its support for customers and body builders by creating a body builder order manager position and a support team focused on ensuring effective collaboration among body builders, ...

Greater federal oversight of trucking, more stringent medical requirements for drivers included in NTSB’s annual Most Wanted list

Comcar Industries adds 350 Mack Pinnacles to fleet

Mack Trucks announced today that Comcar Industries, Inc. recently added 350 Mack PinnacleTM models to its fleet, citing fuel efficiency, uptime and a strong dealer network as drivers for their ...

Peterbilt to unveil Model 567 upgrades at World of Concrete

Peterbilt Motors Company announced it will be unveiling a major new product configuration ideal for concrete contractors and other weight-conscious applications during the World of Concrete show in Las Vegas, ...

New Volvo/Mack dealership opens in Flagstaff, AZ

Vanguard Truck Centers announced on January 5th, the opening of its newest Mack and Volvo dealership in Flagstaff, Arizona. Vanguard Truck Center of Flagstaff is located at 13591 West Bellemont Camp ...