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FIRST LOOK: New Volvo CE Tier 4 Final A40G artic offers fuel efficiency guarantee (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

FIRST LOOK: New Volvo CE Tier 4 Final A40G artic offers...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Jun 20, 2014

While visiting Flagler Construction Equipment, we got a chance to take a closer look at the Volvo Construction Equipment’s A40G ...

GM recalls 57,192 2015 Chevrolet Silverado HD, GMC Sierra HD pickups due to power-steering defect

GM recalls 57,192 2015 Chevrolet Silverado HD, GMC...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 18, 2014

General Motors has announced a recall on 57,192 HD pickups due to a defect that can cause a loss of ...

VIDEO: Lightning strikes Chevrolet Silverado in fiery direct impact that caused 2 craters

VIDEO: Lightning strikes Chevrolet Silverado in fiery...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 17, 2014

While driving along Highway 14 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada last month, Al and Betty Perry say all of a sudden ...

VIDEO: Mining excavator flattens pickup truck with one smash of the bucket

VIDEO: Mining excavator flattens pickup truck with one...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 13, 2014

The ease with which this mining excavator is able to completely smash this pickup into the ground is nothing short ...

Automakers say 75% of new pickups will be made of aluminum by 2025

Automakers say 75% of new pickups will be made of...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jun 13, 2014

By 2025, more than 75 percent of all new pickup trucks produced in North America will be aluminum-bodied, according to ...

Fix your CNG costs ahead of time, save big bucks filling up your trucks down the road

Fix your CNG costs ahead of time, save big bucks...

Posted by Bruce Smith on Jun 06, 2014

Fuel prices fluctuate dramatically and that price volatility is a source of concern to construction companies with even small fleets. ...

NRMCA launches online safety series for mixer truck drivers

NRMCA launches online safety series for mixer truck...

Posted by Amy Materson on Jun 06, 2014

The National Ready Mixed Concrete Association is ensuring training for mixer truck drivers is easier than ever by launching a ...

Volvo, Terex finalize articulated truck, rigid-frame truck sale

Volvo, Terex finalize articulated truck, rigid-frame...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Jun 02, 2014

Announced this past December, Terex’s sale of its off-highway rigid-frame and articulated trucks to Volvo Construction Equipment is now complete, ...

How to buy the right backup camera for your pickup truck

How to buy the right backup camera for your pickup...

Posted by Bruce Smith on Jun 01, 2014

Imagine backing out of a parking space in your favorite DIY mega store’s parking lot. You’re concentrating on not backing ...

Test Drive: Volvo VNX heavy-hauler is more cruiser than bruiser

Test Drive: Volvo VNX heavy-hauler is more cruiser than...

Posted by Jack Roberts on Jun 01, 2014

While many truck manufacturers do long-range market studies to determine if they should add a new truck model to their ...

PHOTOS: This Ferrari 412 pickup conversion is the fastest work truck on any jobsite

PHOTOS: This Ferrari 412 pickup conversion is the...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 29, 2014

"What if this Ferrari had a truck bed?" is likely something no one had ever thought before the History Channel ...

How much does a CNG pickup fuel tank really hold? Specs don’t tell the whole story

How much does a CNG pickup fuel tank really hold? Specs...

Posted by Bruce Smith on May 29, 2014

The other day  I was testing a CNG-powered bi-fuel 2015 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD and was stumped when the truck’s “empty” 17 GGE (gasoline ...

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Hauling headaches: Know your load limits when trailering equipment

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