Monday, November 20, 2017
Equipment
Michelin releases new energy efficient single wide drive tire

Michelin releases new energy efficient single wide drive tire

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Michelin Americas Truck Tires today introduce what the company is calling is most fuel-efficient drive tire to date, the Michelin X One XDA Energy Tire.

Carrier Transicold introduces Vector 6600MT multi-temp hybrid refrigeration unit

Carrier Transicold introduces Vector 6600MT multi-temp hybrid refrigeration unit

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Featuring next-generation technologies, the new Vector 6600MT hybrid trailer refrigeration unit was introduced here by Carrier Transicold.

New Meritor 14X drive axle offers efficiency, maximized performance

New Meritor 14X drive axle offers efficiency, maximized performance

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — ArvinMeritor, Inc. Wednesday unveiled an all-new Meritor 14X tandem drive axle. The new drivetrain component is an advanced evolutionary axle system built on the legacy of the RT145, one of the industry’s most successful tandem axles. With an extensive engineering pedigree, the new axle was created to maximize performance and ensure efficiency for North American truck operators.

Great Dane reveals new all-aluminum flatbed at MATS

Great Dane reveals new all-aluminum flatbed at MATS

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — After two years of development and extensive testing, Great Dane Trailers introduced its new all-aluminum flatbed at the Mid-America Trucking Show here. Offering weight savings and eliminating the potential for corrosion, the all-aluminum flatbed from Great Dane combines the latest technologies and proven components from its other platform models, the company said in a news release distributed at the show.

Bergstrom introduces NITE Phoenix, JCS Li-Ion battery

Bergstrom introduces NITE Phoenix, JCS Li-Ion battery

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Bergstrom Inc., which develops climate systems for the commercial vehicle industry, presented its new, battery-powered no-idle solution designed to keep drivers cool and comfortable in the hottest climates to industry journalists at the Mid-America Trucking Show here Tuesday.

Webasto reveals first Thermal Storage APU with shore power

Webasto reveals first Thermal Storage APU with shore power

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - With the BlueCool Thermal Storage APU, Webasto pioneered the use of Cold Energy Storage in the Global Truck Market. Now Webasto takes the technology one step further with BlueCool Hybrid, the first ever Thermal Storage APU with Shore Power Connection. Fleets and owner-operators can have year ‘round bunk comfort and cab electrification without idling, Webasto representatives said at the Mid-America Trucking Show here.

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