Peterbilt announced a new, integrated chassis-body for dump bodies and trailers with J & J Truck Bodies & Trailers. Also, Pete’s 2006 calendar, featuring photos of its entire product line, is available at this site.
International Truck and Engine announced the availability of its Diamond Logic PowerPack 3 mobile power system.
Freightliner SelecTrucks has announced what it says is the industry’s first fair market value (FMV) lease program for used vehicles. Visit this site for details.
Utilimaster Corp. has acquired certain assets from Union City Body Co. Details have not been disclosed.
BP Lubricants has introduced Castrol Hypuron S, a partial synthetic oil designed for heavy-duty diesel engines.
Vanguard National Trailer Corp. has been awarded a patent for its VIP MaxCube dry van trailer.
Kenworth has added Eaton’s VORAD Collision Warning System with SmartCruise as an option for its Class 8 models.
Dana Corp. has started production of its new, lightweight, Dana Spicer RS 40 SmartRide trailer suspension.
DaimlerChrysler announced it will produce the next-generation Dodge Sprinter van near Charleston, S.C.
Continental truck tires have been selected as standard equipment specification on all Autocar Xpeditor trucks.