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Detroit Connect Analytics extended to additional truck models
Detroit Connect Analytics extended to additional truck models

PORTLAND, Ore. — Daimler Trucks North America said Thursday that Detroit Connect Analytics has extended its services to additional truck models and can also be added to vehicles in the..

Continental  VDO RoadLog ELD’s compatible with Apple computers and laptops
Continental VDO RoadLog ELD’s compatible with Apple computers and laptops

ALLENTOWN, Pa. — Continental, a global supplier of systems, components and tires to automobile and truck manufacturers, and the manufacturer of the VDO RoadLog Electronic Logging Device, said Thursday its..

No fake news here: Despite November decline, Class 8 truck sales remain at solid pace
No fake news here: Despite November decline, Class 8 truck sales remain at solid pace

This isn't fake news, folks. The Class 8 truck manufacturing industry, despite seeing a 14.8 percent decline in November sales as compared to October, recorded its best November total since..

Navistar recalling certain 2018-2019 models for transmission issue
Navistar recalling certain 2018-2019 models for transmission issue

WASHINGTON — Navistar is recalling certain almost 21,000 2019 International HV, MV, 2018-2019 HX, LT, RH, LoneStar, ProStar, WorkStar, and 2018 TranStar automated manual transmission vehicles, equipped with certain Eaton..

Maker Space equipped by Bendix helps students engage in STEM
Maker Space equipped by Bendix helps students engage in STEM

ELYRIA, Ohio — Soaring drones. 3D printers. Laser cutters. These are the tools of future engineers, scientists, entrepreneurs and STEM scholars. With help from Bendix, these tools are now in..

Chicago mayor: Hike gas tax to pay for transportation fix
Chicago mayor: Hike gas tax to pay for transportation fix

SPRINGFIELD, Ill.  — Outgoing Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel says the state’s motor-fuel tax should be increased to fund highway and bridge improvements. The Democrat and colleagues from the Metropolitan Mayors..

Washington state combats collisions with new wildlife bridge
Washington state combats collisions with new wildlife bridge

SNOQUALMIE PASS, Wash.  — Before descending the Cascade Mountains on its final stretch to Seattle, Interstate 90 cuts through a mountain pass of old growth forests and wetlands. For countless..

Western Star introduces new aerodynamic roof fairing
Western Star introduces new aerodynamic roof fairing

PORTLAND, Ore. — A new roof fairing is now available for Western Star 5700XE 82-inch ultra-high roof sleeper models. The roof fairing maximizes aerodynamics for the largest sleeper available from..

Volvo Trucks to demonstrate Volvo VNR electric models in 2019,  commercialize in 2020
Volvo Trucks to demonstrate Volvo VNR electric models in 2019, commercialize in 2020

GREENSBORO, N.C. —  Volvo Trucks said Wednesday that it would introduce all-electric Volvo VNR regional-haul demonstrators in California next year, operating in distribution, regional-haul and drayage operations. Sales of the..

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