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Jack Roberts

Jack Roberts is executive editor for CCJ and equipment editor for its sister magazine Overdrive. Roberts joined Randall-Reilly in 1995 as associate editor of Equipment World magazine and began covering both heavy-duty and light trucks in 1996. In 2006 he was the founding editor of Total Landscape Care before joining CCJ's staff in 2008.

Sortimo introduces lightweight, modular van shelving system designed for Bosch tools

Sortimo introduces lightweight, modular van shelving...

Posted on Mar 07, 2013

Sortimo, in conjunction with Knapheid and Bosch Tools, introduced a new, modular tool storage system design specifically to work with ...

Mack Trucks launches Granite MHD 4×2 at NTEA Work Truck Show

Mack Trucks launches Granite MHD 4×2 at NTEA Work...

Posted on Mar 06, 2013

How about a "little" news from the Work Truck Show? Or, rather, as "little" as things can get when you're ...

International unveils TerraStar 4×4 at Work Truck Show

International unveils TerraStar 4×4 at Work Truck...

Posted on Mar 06, 2013

International has finally unveiled it's much anticipated four-wheel-drive TerraStar vocational truck. The big debut was made at the National Truck Equipment ...

Ford shows its new take on Transit commerical van design at Work Truck Show

Ford shows its new take on Transit commerical van...

Posted on Mar 06, 2013

Ford  Motor Company announced Tuesday at the NTEA Work Truck Show the introduction of the all-new Transit chassis cab and ...

Latest ProStar+ a triumphant reunion for International and Cummins

Latest ProStar+ a triumphant reunion for International...

Posted on Mar 04, 2013

I was in Columbus, Mississippi, visiting International dealer Waters Truck & Tractor, which had just taken delivery of one of ...

Mack Granite blends power, performance and elegance

Mack Granite blends power, performance and elegance

Posted on Feb 04, 2013

Driving a new, fully-loaded Mack Granite dump truck near Allentown, Pa., I was reminded that there’s something special about the ...

Western Star’s 4700SF proves itself on ascent from desert floor

Western Star’s 4700SF proves itself on ascent...

Posted on Jan 01, 2013

With the high-rollers still sleeping off the previous night’s excesses, navigating out of Las Vegas early on a Saturday morning ...

Hebe leaves his mark on an industry he loved

Posted on Oct 08, 2012

Love him, or hate him, there's no disputing the fact that Jim Hebe has been one of the prime movers ...

Navistar discontinues MaxxForce 15, drops ICT+ terminology

Navistar discontinues MaxxForce 15, drops ICT+...

Posted on Sep 26, 2012

Dealers key to International’s turnaround Navistar announced today it will drop its MaxxForce 15-liter heavy-duty diesel engine in favor of the ...

Navistar CEO resigns

Posted on Aug 27, 2012

Daniel Ustian, president, chairman and CEO of Navistar, is stepping down, the Lisle, Ill.-based company announced this morning. Navistar’s board ...

Chevron unveils fuel efficient 5W/30 engine oil

Posted on Aug 23, 2012

Jim Gambill, North American industrial and commerical brand manager for Chevron says its new heavy-duty, 5w/30 engine oil is a ...

Navistar devises plan to counter losing EGR gamble

Navistar devises plan to counter losing EGR gamble

Posted on Aug 23, 2012

Navistar says it is hitting the “reset” button. After years spent developing and marketing its own engine platform, a series of ...

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