More stories about Fleets, Trucks and Accessories

  • Tonneau Cover for 2014 Toyota Tundra

    A.R.E is now offering its popular LSII Series tonneau cover and Z Series truck cap for the 2014 Toyota Tundra with either 6.5-foot or 5.7-foot beds. The custom-fitted hard tonneau covers offers the ultimate performance, while providing excellent rear visibility from the cab of the truck. A.R.E...

  • Mack Continues Supports Share the Road

    Mack Trucks announced at the American Trucking Associations (ATA) Management Conference & Exhibition that it would again sponsor the Share the Road program in 2014, marking 12 years of continuous support.

  • FTR's August Trucking Conditions Index Improves

    FTR's Trucking Conditions Index (TCI) reading of 9.52 in August is a full point improvement from the July reading. The increase moves the index to an expected peak this fall before conditions deteriorate somewhat as the industry absorbs the impact of the Hours of Service rule changes. FTR projects...

  • Ram Trucks Announces New Engines

    In an effort to increase its presence in the work truck market, Chrysler's Ram Commercial Truck Division introduced two new engines for its pickup and chassis cab lines and a new full sized van with its own diesel engine.

  • Mack names President of Sales and Marketing

    Mack Trucks, Inc. has named Stephen Roy as President of North American Sales & Marketing, effective January 1, 2014. Roy has led the company’s aftermarket business since 2008, and will succeed Kevin Flaherty, who is retiring after more than 40 years of service.

  • The Operational Advantages of Biodiesel Fuels

    More and more fleet managers are turning to biodiesel fuels. As winter nears, how can fleets continue to use these fuels? Managers should work with their suppliers to develop a cold weather management plan.

  • Driver Improvement Performance Software

    SmartDrive Systems, a leader in driving performance solutions that reduce collisions and improve fuel efficiency, recently announced enhancements to its SmartDrive Fuel program. The enhancements continue to boost SmartDrive's technology leadership in fleet safety and fuel efficiency, enabling...

  • New Suspension for Light-Duty Work Trucks

    SuperSprings International has introduced an easy-to-install, maintenance-free solution for light-duty vehicles equipped with snowplows, replacement bumpers, winches and hitches. New Coil SumoSprings slide between the turns of front and rear coil springs. Since their proprietary microcellular...

  • Buzz: Is a Shift to CNG Mixers a Match?

    As the selection of compressed-natural-gas-powered concrete mixers grows, more industry leaders are making the switch to this new technology. Here's a look at  what they're saying about it.

  • Greenhouse Gas Regulations for 2014

    Paul Abelson provides an overview of regulation updates every producer needs to follow, to keep fleets in compliance with evolving emissions standards.