The Mack mDRIVE automated manual transmission (AMT) is now standard on the Mack Pinnacle highway model, offering increased fuel efficiency, productivity and safety to even more Mack customers. The ever-increasing popularity of the mDRIVE, driven by its...
Sales of automotive specialty-equipment products continue to climb, reaching $33 billion in 2013. The number represents a 6.7 percent increase over the previous year and marks the fourth consecutive year of growth.
The luncheon presentation on Saturday, February 7, will feature MACS technical advisor Ward Atkinson, who will explore the potential impact of multiple refrigerants and new regulations on the mobile A/C vehicle manufacturer and service industry.
Omnitek Engineering Corp. announced it has received a Certificate of Conformity from the EPA applicable for diesel-to-natural gas engine conversions of the widely operated Detroit Diesel Series 60 engine families for model years 1988 to 2009.
According to Mitsubishi Fuso Truck of America, Inc., a new engine protection system is now standard on all 2015 models and available as a no-cost upgrade on all 2012–2014 model-year Canter FE and FG Series work trucks.
Power management company Eaton has introduced Procision, a new line of medium duty dual clutch transmissions, that delivers 8 to 10 percent better fuel economy than a similarly equipped vehicle with a torque converter automatic.
The Snap-on 1/2" Drive 14mm 6-point Impact Socket, No. S6314, is a durable specialty tool for Mack and Volvo trucks that allows service technicians to easily remove and install the camshaft cap bolts on trucks with the MP8 series engine.
Navistar International Corporation announced a third quarter 2014 net loss of $2 million, or $0.02 per diluted share, compared to a third quarter 2013 net loss of $247 million, or $3.06 per diluted share.
Mitsubishi Fuso Truck of America, Inc. (MFTA) has announced that it has developed an Idle Limit System (ILS) option that can be applied to any of its 2012 through 2015 model-year FUSO Canter work trucks.
“The Jamestown Engine Plant plays a critical role in our company’s ability to produce a broad range of diesel and natural gas engines for different customers around the world,” said Dave Crompton, president, Cummins Engine Business.
Thomas Built Buses has teamed up with Allison Transmission to offer FuelSense fuel-saving technology as standard equipment on its Saf-T-Liner C2, Saf-T-Liner EFX and Saf-T-Liner HDX school buses produced on or after Oct. 1, 2014.
“We are dedicated to providing our vocational customers with a breadth of options that contribute to durability and benefit on-the-job performance,” said Mary Aufdemberg, director of product marketing for Freightliner Trucks.
Freightliner Trucks announced that the Cummins Westport ISX12 G heavy duty natural gas engine will be available as a factory-installed option for the Freightliner 114SD severe duty truck model in 2015.
With its new 2.7L EcoBoost with standard Auto Start-Stop and new 3.5L V6 with twin independent variable camshaft timing, the 2015 Ford F-150 resets the bar in light-duty pickup truck performance, capability and efficiency.
“The 2015 F-150 is...