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Peterbilt Introduces Allison TC10® Transmission in Models 567 and 579

Peterbilt Introduces Allison TC10® Transmission in Models 567 and 579

| March 24, 2017

Peterbilt has announced the availability of the Allison TC10® fully automatic transmission on Models 567 and 579 later this year. The Allison TC10 is designed for tractor applications, such as regional and line-haul, and features a twin-countershaft design optimized for engine downspeeding and fuel economy. The patented torque converter offers industry exclusive engine torque multiplication […]

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Club Car Introduces All-Steel Cab Commercial Vehicle

Club Car Introduces All-Steel Cab Commercial Vehicle

| March 21, 2017

  Club Car has upgraded its commercial accessories with an addition to its commercial cab offerings. “Manufactured by Curtis Cab exclusively for Club Car, the new all-steel cab delivers a true seal for excellent cold-weather protection. And it is designed to maximize airflow in  warm climates,” says Jerod McDowell, utility product manager. Engineered specifically to […]

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Titan International Net Sales Down 9.3% in 2016, Q4 Sales Nearly Flat

Titan International Net Sales Down 9.3% in 2016, Q4 Sales Nearly Flat

| March 15, 2017

Titan International (NYSE: TWI), whose subsidiaries supply wheels, tires, assemblies, and undercarriage products for off-highway equipment used in agricultural, earthmoving/construction, and consumer (including all-terrain vehicles) applications, has reported that net sales for the full year ended December 31, 2016, were $1,265.5 million, down 9.3 percent compared to $1,394.8 million in 2015. Gross profit was $142.5 […]

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Volvo Trucks Expands VHD Model Capabilities with I-Shift Transmission Enhancements

Volvo Trucks Expands VHD Model Capabilities with I-Shift Transmission Enhancements

| March 13, 2017

Volvo Trucks North America at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017 has introduced new safety and performance features for the Volvo I-Shift, I-Shift for Severe Duty, and I-Shift with Crawler Gears automated manual transmissions. Auto neutral provides a key job site safety feature, while Paver Assist bolsters the Volvo VHD’s performance in paving applications. “Auto neutral and Paver Assist […]

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Kenworth T880 Now Available in All-Wheel Drive

Kenworth T880 Now Available in All-Wheel Drive

| March 10, 2017

Kenworth’s flagship construction truck, the T880, is now available in an all-wheel drive configuration. The front drive axle is installed at the Kenworth factory, which speeds delivery time and saves costs for customers. “For severe duty applications where the ultimate in traction is required, our new configuration is a welcomed spec,” said Kurt Swihart, Kenworth […]

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Kenworth Begins Production on T880S, Geared for Construction Market

Kenworth Begins Production on T880S, Geared for Construction Market

| March 9, 2017

Kenworth has begun production on the T880S a new option for mixer body builders and their customers needing to meet the federal bridge formula.  Already, McNeilus Manufacturing, a division of Oshkosh, and Con-Tech Manufacturing are the first customers receiving T880S chassis during the first week of production. The Kenworth T880S features a set-forward front axle, […]

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