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Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 27, 2014

Our friends at sister site Overdrive are covering the big Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville, Kentucky this week and grabbed ...

PHOTOS: ConExpo 2014 Day 3: Tour the tons of trucks at the show

PHOTOS: ConExpo 2014 Day 3: Tour the tons of trucks at...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 07, 2014

It's not a truck show per se, but that doesn't mean ConExpo isn't a show that doesn't love trucks. In ...

How to build out the perfect work truck by taking advantage of dealer spec’ing technologies

How to build out the perfect work truck by taking...

Posted by Staff Report on Nov 01, 2013

Not long ago spec’ing a vocational truck meant going to a dealer, picking from a limited list of wheelbases and ...

PHOTOS: Western Star’s redesigned Optimus Prime and other new characters for “Transformers 4″

PHOTOS: Western Star’s redesigned Optimus Prime...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 31, 2013

In the first sneak peak of the next installment in the "Transformers" blockbuster film franchise, director Michael Bay has offered ...

Western Star debuts Model 4700 tractor at Las Vegas Motor Speedway

Western Star debuts Model 4700 tractor at Las Vegas...

Posted by Jack Roberts on May 07, 2012

Trucking industry editors saw and drove the new Western Star Model 4700 tractor at a press event at the wind-swept ...

Machine Matters

Machine Matters

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Nov 01, 2011

Calling on Construction Established and new players alike take aim at the vocational truck market.   By Mike Anderson While there may be a ...

Daimler Trucks North America recognizes 29 North...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jul 28, 2011

Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) has recognized 29 North American manufacturers from the United States, Canada, and Mexico as recipients ...

Machine Matters

Machine Matters

Posted by Brooke Wisdom on Nov 09, 2010

Heavy trucks, Heavy drama 2010 may have been the Year of the Engine in trucks, but 2011 welcomes an old engine ...

Allison, Daimler extend partnership

Posted by on Jun 01, 2010

Allison Transmission and Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) signed a multi-year, long-term extension on a partnership combining Allison's transmissions and ...

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