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Mitchell 1 adds 2015 truck repair data to TruckSeries software suite

Mitchell 1 has completed model year 2015 updates to its TruckSeries software suite, covering repair information, labor estimating and diagnostic trouble code procedures for all makes of medium and heavy ...

NACFE Class 8 downspeeding study confirms 2 to 3 percent fuel economy boost

The North American Council for Freight Efficiency released a new confidence report highlighting the benefits and disadvantages of diesel engine downspeeding technology in Class 8 applications this week. Mike Roeth, executive ...

Kenworth to begin selling MX-11 engine for vocational, regional haul trucks

Kenworth will begin selling the Paccar MX-11 engine for its vocational and regional haul trucks in the United States and Canada in January 2016.

International set to offer new Allison TC10-Cummins ISX15 powertrain for ProStar

International announced Oct. 1 that it will soon offer on the ProStar tractor the Allison TC10 fully automatic transmission coupled with the Cummins ISX15 . The engine/transmission combination will be ...

Cummins continues coast-to-coast road tour: Here are the upcoming stops

Cummins launched its 2015 Redefining Tour in June, a coast-to-coast mobile tour showcasing both current and future engine technologies. The Redefining Tour will visit 34 cities across the United States ...
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Volvo announces expanded telematics capabilities

Volvo Trucks North America has expanded its Volvo’s ASIST web-based service communication platform developed to integrate with its Truck Diagnostics System (TDS).  The integration of TDS and ASIST complements Volvo’s Remote ...

International to introduce industry-first Wi-Fi engine reprogramming

International Truck today announced it plans to offer over-the-air (OTA) reprogramming of engine control modules (ECM) for International trucks powered by its N9, N10 and N13 proprietary engines. The company has ...

Paccar delivers 100,000th North American MX-13 engine

The 100,000th Paccar MX-13 engine produced for North America was recently presented to Kenan Advantage Group, who will operate the engine in a Peterbilt Model 579.

Waste heat recovery: An old theory finds new life – but will it work for every trucking application?

One possible approach to greater diesel engine efficiency is the use of waste heat recovery systems. But what is a waste heat recovery system? How does it work? Is it ...

International scores major Class 8 tractor order

International Truck announced that it has received an order for 1,050 new trucks from an unnamed North American fleet. The company also reports that the customer has indicated that it ...

Agility Fuel Systems, Cummins announce partnership

The partnership will include technology development and integration of software and hardware between Cummins' natural gas engines and Agility's onboard fuel storage and delivery system.

Natural gas conversion for Cat truck engines gains EPA approval

Omnitek Engineering Corp. announced it has received a Certificate of Conformity from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) applicable for diesel-to-natural gas engine conversions of the popular Caterpillar C15 engine family for model years ...

Alt fuel innovator seeks fleets/older trucks to beta test emulsified diesel system

A Michigan-based alternative fuel developer is seeking fleets with older-generation tractors to beta test a new emulsified fuel system. Fierce Fuel Systems says that its new X2O  diesel fuel system ...

Kenworth establishes MX engine dealer council

Kenworth has established a PACCAR MX Engine Dealer Council comprised of leading Kenworth dealer principals and Kenworth service managers. The council works extensively with Kenworth and PACCAR executives to identify ...

Mack announces new extended service intervals for MP series engines

With a focus on reducing the total cost of ownership for customers, Mack Trucks announced that it is extending service intervals for diesel particulate filters (DPFs) and diesel engine oil ...