McLeod Softeware held its 2014 User Conference at the National Harbor resort complex just outside of Washington, D.C., with the theme "The Connected Enterprise" illustrating how next generation information technology (IT) offerings can further the efficiency and profitability of the trucking industry.
Western Star is expanding its model lineup with the all--new 5700XE, a highly aerodynamic Class 8 on-highway tractor that combines a Detroit powertrain from its parent Daimler Trucks North America with distinctive styling that favors hard edges over the rounded contours of other aero tractors.
Reporters were invited to Eaton Corp.'s Marshall Proving Grounds in Michigan to put its new Procision Class 6-7 dual clutch truck transmisison through its paces -- taking a variety of medium-duty models up and down steep inclines to try out the gearbox's "Hill Helper" and "Auto Grade Braking" features, as well as acceration tests on the facility's banked oval track.
Eaton Corp. hosted reporters at its Marshall Proving Grounds located just outside marshall, MI, to introduce its new Procision dual clutch autmated manual transmission (AMT) for the North American Class 6-7 medium-duty truck market. Eaton said its new Procision gearbox is expected to officially go on sale and be in full production by mid 2015.
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