Sunday, January 21, 2018
Equipment
Laydon Composites gets CARB OK on 2 more trailer fairings

Laydon Composites gets CARB OK on 2 more trailer fairings

Laydon Composites Ltd., (LCL) the oldest truck and trailer aerodynamic device manufacturer in North America, has successfully certified two additional trailer fairings to comply with EPA/California Air Resources Board requirements under California’s rule AB32. This greenhouse-gas rule, which requires new 53 foot van trailers to be fitted with aero devices that reduce fuel consumption by a minimum 4 percent for refrigerated vans and 5 percent for dry vans, went into effect Jan. 1, and cover any trailer that is designated a 2011 model year.

New DEF locator Web site announced at MATS

New DEF locator Web site announced at MATS

LOUISVILLE, Ky. —The Mid-America Trucking Show here was the site Friday for the launch of discoverDEF.com, a locator service created to let truckers and other DEF users know where to find and buy the product, which will be used in a majority of 2010 engines.

Accuride showcases new products and service offerings at MATS

Accuride showcases new products and service offerings at MATS

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Accuride Corp., one of the largest and most diversified manufacturers and suppliers of commercial vehicle components in North America, is showcasing a line of new products and service offerings here at the Mid-America Trucking Show (MATS) here March 25 – 27.

Yokohama unveils new commercial steer tire

Yokohama unveils new commercial steer tire

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Yokohama Tire Corp. has introduced a new tire for its Zenvironament line called the 101ZL commercial tire.

Rand McNally unveils latest trucker nav tool at MATS

Rand McNally unveils latest trucker nav tool at MATS

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — As part of its goal to provide the most innovative routing and navigation products for professional drivers, Rand McNally has launched its IntelliRoute TND 700, a new truck GPS device with a 7-inch state-of-the-art high-definition screen and enhanced software features. A long-time road map maker for truckers, the company is showcasing its latest in-cab routing and business management tool at the Mid-America Trucking Show here.

Mack unveils mDRIVE automated manual transmission

Mack unveils mDRIVE automated manual transmission

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Mack Trucks today unveiled at the Mid-America Trucking Show under way here the Mack mDRIVE, the company’s new automated manual transmission (AMT).

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