Equipment http://fleetowner.com/taxonomy/term/6595/more en BorgWarner expands turbocharger line http://fleetowner.com/equipment/borgwarner-expands-turbocharger-line <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p style="margin: 0in 0in 10pt;"><a href="https://www.borgwarner.com/en/default.aspx" target="_blank"><u><font color="#0000ff" face="Times New Roman" size="3">BorgWarner</font></u></a><font face="Times New Roman" size="3"> is expanding its successful North American </font><a href="http://www.turbodriven.com/" target="_blank"><u><font color="#0000ff" face="Times New Roman" size="3">Reman turbocharger line</font></u></a><font face="Times New Roman" size="3"> to include turbochargers of all brands.</font></p></div> <p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/equipment/borgwarner-expands-turbocharger-line" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/equipment/borgwarner-expands-turbocharger-line#comments Equipment News Fri, 27 May 2016 13:15:00 +0000 192561 at http://fleetowner.com <p>BorgWarner expands&nbsp;reman turbocharger line.</p> Freedom trucks roll for Memorial Day http://fleetowner.com/equipment/freedom-trucks-roll-memorial-day <div class="field-deck"> Customized Volvo, Mack tractors to participate in annual Ride for Freedom rally in Washington D.C. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>One of a kind &ldquo;Ride for Freedom&rdquo; tractors, one each from <a href="http://www.volvotrucks.us/">Volvo Trucks North America</a> (<span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://fleetowner.com/volvo-1?intlink=incontent" title="Keyword link list" target="_blank">VTNA</a></span>) and <a href="http://www.macktrucks.com/">Mack Trucks</a>, will be joining the 29<sup>th</sup> annual &ldquo;Ride for Freedom&rdquo; rally in Washington, D.C., over the Memorial Day weekend; a rally that honors prisoners of war-missing in action (POW-MIA) from all U.S. conflicts overseas, as well as those currently serving in the armed forces.</p></div> <p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/equipment/freedom-trucks-roll-memorial-day" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/equipment/freedom-trucks-roll-memorial-day#comments Equipment News Fri, 27 May 2016 10:14:00 +0000 192531 at http://fleetowner.com <p>Volvo&#39;s 2016 Ride for Freedom truck, a VNL 670 highway tractor model, features custom-designed graphics that honor all branches of the U.S. military. (<em>Photo by Sean Kilcarr/Fleet Owner</em>)</p> Memorial Day Truck Tribute http://fleetowner.com/equipment/memorial-day-truck-tribute <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p>In honor of Memorial Day, truck maker <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://fleetowner.com/autocar-0?intlink=incontent" title="Keyword link list" target="_blank">Autocar</a></span>, based out of Hagerstown, IN, dug into its historical files to put together a sampling of the military vehicles it helped build in support of the U.S. military; an effort that spans from World War I to the present day. (<em>All photos courtesy of Autocar</em>)</p> </div> http://fleetowner.com/equipment/memorial-day-truck-tribute#comments Equipment News Fri, 27 May 2016 09:22:00 +0000 192521 at http://fleetowner.com Peterbilt expands refuse line with Model 520 http://fleetowner.com/equipment/peterbilt-expands-refuse-line-model-520 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><a href="http://www.peterbilt.com/" target="_blank">Peterbilt Motors Company</a> announced it has expanded its refuse truck lineup with the new Model 520 featuring new seating configurations for route collection versatility, enhanced styling and availability of the PACCAR MX-11 engine.</p></div> <p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/equipment/peterbilt-expands-refuse-line-model-520" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/equipment/peterbilt-expands-refuse-line-model-520#comments Equipment News Thu, 26 May 2016 17:39:00 +0000 192501 at http://fleetowner.com <p>Peterbilt expands refuse line with new Model 520.</p> Mack to demonstrate zero-emission capable drayage trucks http://fleetowner.com/running-green/mack-demonstrate-zero-emission-capable-drayage-trucks <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p style="margin: 0in 0in 10pt;"><a href="http://www.macktrucks.com/" target="_blank"><u><font color="#0000ff" face="Times New Roman" size="3"><span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://fleetowner.com/mack-trucks-0?intlink=incontent" title="Keyword link list" target="_blank">Mack Trucks</a></span></font></u></a><font face="Times New Roman" size="3"> will demonstrate two zero-emission capable Class 8 drayage trucks as part of a California-based heavy-duty truck development project designed to help reduce air pollution at freight-intensive locations throughout the state.</font></p></div> <p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/running-green/mack-demonstrate-zero-emission-capable-drayage-trucks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/running-green/mack-demonstrate-zero-emission-capable-drayage-trucks#comments Equipment News Running Green Thu, 26 May 2016 14:05:00 +0000 192471 at http://fleetowner.com <p>Mack Trucks will demonstrate two zero-emission capable Class 8 drayage trucks as part of a South Coast Air Quality Management District project funded by a $23.6 million grant from the State of California. Mack will use knowledge gained from the development of its plug-in hybrid electric drayage trucks, including the truck above, which was recently shown at ACT Expo 2016.</p> Navistar second to join NACV Show http://fleetowner.com/equipment/navistar-second-join-nacv-show <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><font face="Calibri" size="3">The North American Commercial Vehicle Show (NACV Show) announced that <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://fleetowner.com/international-1?intlink=incontent" title="Keyword link list" target="_blank">Navistar</a></span> has signed a commitment to exhibit at the </font><a href="http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/nacv-show-debuts-september-2017-atlanta" target="_blank"><u><font color="#0000ff" face="Calibri" size="3">inaugural NACV Show</font></u></a><font face="Calibri" size="3"> in Atlanta, GA, from Sept. 18-22, 2017.</font></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;">&nbsp;</p></div> <p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/equipment/navistar-second-join-nacv-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/equipment/navistar-second-join-nacv-show#comments Equipment News Thu, 26 May 2016 13:23:00 +0000 192441 at http://fleetowner.com Bridgestone names VP of marketing for Commercial Tire http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/bridgestone-names-vp-marketing-commercial-tire <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><a href="https://www.bridgestoneamericas.com/en/index" target="_blank"><u>Bridgestone Americas</u></a> (Bridgestone) announced that Eric Higgs has joined the company as vice president of marketing for its Commercial business. Higgs will be responsible for leading the marketing strategy and efforts for the Commercial group, and will have direct marketing leadership of the Bridgestone TBR, Bandag and OTR businesses.&nbsp;</p></div> <p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/bridgestone-names-vp-marketing-commercial-tire" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/bridgestone-names-vp-marketing-commercial-tire#comments Equipment Fleet Management News Thu, 26 May 2016 13:04:00 +0000 192421 at http://fleetowner.com Firestone issues 2016 Air Spring Replacement catalog http://fleetowner.com/equipment/firestone-issues-2016-air-spring-replacement-catalog <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p style="margin: 0in 0in 10pt;"><a href="http://www.firestoneip.com/" target="_blank"><u><font color="#0000ff" face="Times New Roman" size="3">Firestone Industrial Products Company</font></u></a><font face="Times New Roman" size="3"> released its 2016 Air Spring Replacement catalog, which offers distributors, fleet owners and operators access to information.</font></p></div> <p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/equipment/firestone-issues-2016-air-spring-replacement-catalog" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/equipment/firestone-issues-2016-air-spring-replacement-catalog#comments Equipment News Wed, 25 May 2016 14:12:00 +0000 192381 at http://fleetowner.com Meet the Fleet Owner Dozen: Outstanding Women in Trucking http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/meet-fleet-owner-dozen-outstanding-women-trucking <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p>Trucking has commonly been perceived as a male-dominated business, but today&rsquo;s industry numbers thousands of talented women among its ranks and for good reason. The wide variety of career opportunities for people in trucking is tough to beat&mdash;at the fleets that run trucks, the manufacturers that build their vehicles, and the organizations that support them.&nbsp;</p></div> <p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/meet-fleet-owner-dozen-outstanding-women-trucking" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/meet-fleet-owner-dozen-outstanding-women-trucking#comments Equipment Fleet Management News Tue, 24 May 2016 14:41:00 +0000 192291 at http://fleetowner.com Fumoto releases next generation SX-series http://fleetowner.com/maintenance/fumoto-releases-next-generation-sx-series <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p style="margin: 0in 0in 10pt;"><font face="Times New Roman" size="3">Meet the next generation of Fumoto. The new, patent pending </font><a href="http://www.fumotousa.com/sx" target="_blank"><u><font color="#0000ff" face="Times New Roman" size="3">Fumoto SX-series</font></u></a><font face="Times New Roman" size="3"> comprises two distinct yet fully integrated parts: the through bolt and oil-flow control body.</font></p></div> <p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/maintenance/fumoto-releases-next-generation-sx-series" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/maintenance/fumoto-releases-next-generation-sx-series#comments Maintenance Equipment News Tue, 24 May 2016 14:32:00 +0000 192281 at http://fleetowner.com <p>The new Fumoto SX-series comprises two distinct yet fully integrated parts: the through bolt and oil-flow control body.</p>