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.
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.
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.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Peterbilt introduced the new on-highway, EPA SmartWay certified Model 587 at new conference Wednesday at the Mid-America Trucking Show. An evolution of the Model 387, the Model 587 is Peterbilt’s new standard for on-highway fuel efficiency, technology and serviceability, the company told industry journalists here.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Twenty-five years after introducing over-the-road truckers to the benefits of streamlined tractors, Kenworth Truck Co. has unveiled its latest generation of aerodynamic advances with today’s introduction of the highly fuel-efficient Kenworth T700 at the annual Mid-America Trucking Show here.
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – The Brake Manufacturers Council (BMC) of the Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association (AASA) today announced the launch of its new Web site, www.brakecouncil.org, which offers members an online resource for the latest industry news as well as Council events, initiatives and programs.