Equipment http://fleetowner.com/taxonomy/term/6595/more en Navistar at MATS 2015 http://fleetowner.com/equipment/navistar-mats-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div></div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://fleetowner.com/equipment/navistar-mats-2015#comments Equipment MATS News Fri, 27 Mar 2015 08:28:00 +0000 155261 at http://fleetowner.com Mack Trucks at MATS 2015 http://fleetowner.com/equipment/mack-trucks-mats-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div></div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://fleetowner.com/equipment/mack-trucks-mats-2015#comments Equipment MATS News Technology Fri, 27 Mar 2015 08:19:00 +0000 155251 at http://fleetowner.com The Freightliner SuperTruck at MATS 2015 http://fleetowner.com/equipment/freightliner-supertruck-mats-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div></div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://fleetowner.com/equipment/freightliner-supertruck-mats-2015#comments Equipment MATS News Fri, 27 Mar 2015 08:08:00 +0000 155241 at http://fleetowner.com Volvo Trucks at MATS 2015 http://fleetowner.com/equipment/volvo-trucks-mats-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div></div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://fleetowner.com/equipment/volvo-trucks-mats-2015#comments Equipment MATS News Fri, 27 Mar 2015 07:41:00 +0000 155231 at http://fleetowner.com Alcoa dazzles with new Dura-Bright EVO wheel http://fleetowner.com/equipment/alcoa-dazzles-new-dura-bright-evo-wheel-0 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>LOUISVILLE, KY. <a href="http://www.alcoa.com">Alcoa Wheel and Transportation Products</a> introduced its most durable and easy-to-maintain commercial truck wheel today at a press conference here at the <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://fleetowner.com/home-page-mid-america?intlink=incontent" title="Keyword link list">Mid-America Trucking Show</a></span>. Dubbed the Dura-Bright EVO, this third generation Dura-Bright wheel maintains all the benefits of its predecessor, the Dura-Bright wheel with XBR technology, while taking the popular wheel&rsquo;s performance to a new level, according to Victor Marquez, vice president &amp; general manager, Americas at Alcoa Wheel Products.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/equipment/alcoa-dazzles-new-dura-bright-evo-wheel-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/equipment/alcoa-dazzles-new-dura-bright-evo-wheel-0#comments Equipment News Fri, 27 Mar 2015 01:46:00 +0000 155211 at http://fleetowner.com DTNA at MATS 2015 http://fleetowner.com/equipment/dtna-mats-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p>Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) showed off a variety of trucks and components at the 2015 Mid America Trucking Show (MATS); including the highway tractor prototype that resulted from its five year participation in the Dept. of Energy&#39;s SuperTruck program.</p> </div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://fleetowner.com/equipment/dtna-mats-2015#comments Equipment MATS News Thu, 26 Mar 2015 18:46:00 +0000 155191 at http://fleetowner.com Western Star at MATS 2015 http://fleetowner.com/equipment/western-star-mats-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p><span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://fleetowner.com/western-star-0?intlink=incontent" title="Keyword link list" target="_blank">Western Star</a></span> - a division of Daimler Trucks North America - showed off both the daycab and sleeper-equipped version of its new 5700XE tractor at the Mid America Trucking Show this year; an event that also witnessed an executive changeover as outgoing general manager officially handed over the reins to Kelley Platt.</p> </div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://fleetowner.com/equipment/western-star-mats-2015#comments Equipment MATS News Thu, 26 Mar 2015 18:07:00 +0000 155181 at http://fleetowner.com Mack introduces Load Logic and 6x2 pusher axle at MATS http://fleetowner.com/equipment/mack-introduces-load-logic-and-6x2-pusher-axle-mats <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>LOUISVILLE, KY. <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://fleetowner.com/mack-trucks-0?intlink=incontent" title="Keyword link list" target="_blank">Mack Trucks</a></span> is offering a new &ldquo;Load Logic&rdquo; function for its mDrive automated manual transmission (AMT) and a 6x2 liftable pusher axle option for its Pinnacle highway tractor as part of its ongoing effort to improve component integration for its products, highway and vocational alike.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/equipment/mack-introduces-load-logic-and-6x2-pusher-axle-mats" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/equipment/mack-introduces-load-logic-and-6x2-pusher-axle-mats#comments Equipment MATS News Thu, 26 Mar 2015 17:54:00 +0000 155171 at http://fleetowner.com Drivers can now preheat engines with the use of a phone http://fleetowner.com/technology/drivers-can-now-preheat-engines-use-phone <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>LOUISVILLE. A new mobile tool from <a href="http://www.webasto.com">Webasto Thermo &amp; Comfort North America</a> will allow drivers to preheat their engines by using their mobile phone.</p> <p>ThermoCall was introduced this week at the <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://fleetowner.com/home-page-mid-america?intlink=incontent" title="Keyword link list">Mid-America Trucking Show</a></span> here. The new Webasto tool is compatible with Webasto coolant heaters, controlling on/off functions, programming heater start time up to 24 hours in advance, and setting a 7-day reminder. ThermoCall stores up to five authorized phone numbers and can operate up to two heaters and two trucks.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/technology/drivers-can-now-preheat-engines-use-phone" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/technology/drivers-can-now-preheat-engines-use-phone#comments Equipment MATS News Technology Thu, 26 Mar 2015 16:31:00 +0000 155141 at http://fleetowner.com Noregon debuts its Truck Check Up Vehicle Health Station http://fleetowner.com/technology/noregon-debuts-its-truck-check-vehicle-health-station <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>LOUISVILLE. Noregon Systems has announced the official launch of its <a href="http://www.truckcheckup.com/">Truck Check Up</a> (TCU) Vehicle Health Station.&nbsp; The release follows an evaluation period at dozens of travel center locations in the Southeast U.S., Noregon said.</p> <p>TCU is an interactive vehicle health station located at diesel fuel islands designed for use in Class 7-8 trucks. While fueling, drivers simply connect a cable to their truck&rsquo;s diagnostic port to start the scanning process and follow on-screen prompts, Noregon explained.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/technology/noregon-debuts-its-truck-check-vehicle-health-station" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/technology/noregon-debuts-its-truck-check-vehicle-health-station#comments Equipment Fleet Management MATS News Technology Thu, 26 Mar 2015 16:30:00 +0000 155131 at http://fleetowner.com