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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.

Nissan enters compact van market

Posted on Feb 08, 2012

Nissan unveiled its new NV200 compact commercial van Feb. 8 at the Chicago Auto Show. The NV200, which has an estimated ...

Road Report: Cat’s CT660 vocational truck

Posted on Sep 28, 2011

On Sept. 9, Caterpillar's internal verification process was completed, and the company gave the green light to begin CT660 vocational ...

Navistar sues EPA again over ‘irrelevant’ SCR rule

Posted on Jul 26, 2011

Navistar has filed another suit against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, signaling the latest round in the ongoing battle between ...

Trucks – September 2009

Posted on Sep 29, 2009

Parts and service support takes shape as company exits medium-duty market. In essence, GM is still in the medium-duty truck business. ...

Trucks: Technology marches onward

Posted on May 28, 2009

Mack standardizes stability protection on Pinnacle models Onboard electronic systems have revolutionized a multitude of vehicle control and diagnostic systems. And ...

Cover Story/Productivity Guide: 2007 Heavy-Duty...

Posted on May 28, 2009

Any preview of 2007 Class 8 vocational trucks will naturally focus on the extensive engine enhancements mandated by the 2007 ...

Product Report: No cut corners

Posted on May 28, 2009

As fuel prices continue to soar, small utility vehicles are starting to make more sense on large or spread-out jobsites. ...

Trucks Management: Know the fundamentals

Posted on May 28, 2009

Truck maintenance is one area where knowing component fundamentals can allow you to better spec vehicles to match your ...

Final Word: Small steps across the culture gap

Posted on May 28, 2009

It was the early '90s when the first group of Hispanic workers showed up in my hometown. They moved into ...

Trucks: Junk science

Posted on Jun 11, 2008

What if you could pour a 12-ounce bottle of additive into your fuel tank and boost a truck's fuel economy ...

Trucks: Chevrolet’s Tahoe Hybrid

Posted on May 03, 2008

GM is touting its Chevy Tahoe Hybrid as the most fuel-efficient SUV available and it's hard to argue with their ...

Trucks: ConExpo’s big-bore bruisers

Posted on Apr 06, 2008

Two new on-highway trucks dominated this year's ConExpo-Con/Agg show in Las Vegas in April. Both are powerhouse trucks, built to ...

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