Month: July 2021

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The DAT Fuel Card is accepted at more than 8,000 fuel and maintenance locations through the Comdata network. Graphic: Comdata DAT Freight & Analytics has partnered with Comdata to expand its DAT Fuel Card program and help small truck fleets and owner-operators save more money at the pump. The DAT Fuel Card is designed to help DAT’s owner-operator and
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GET YOUR TRUCK APPAREL! https://www.amazon.com/shop/truckcentral Jeff gets behind the wheel of an off-road icon this week! It’s $90K and worth its price tag. If you don’t already want one, watch this video to find out why you should. Test Drive Tuesday Playlist: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RWFj3lkYIqY&list=PLWUCECtviJK88SQ34mF_uoMZcX0l6QNS5 https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCkgw2Yd52tOKHqareJOOwVg/playlists CALLING ALL TRUCK OWNERS: Want to see your truck on Truck
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Volvo Trucks designed its Volvo EV Certified Dealer program to ensure technicians understand the proper safety procedures when servicing electric drivetrains and components.  Photo: Volvo Volvo Trucks named its largest West Coast dealership, TEC Equipment, the company’s first Volvo Electric Vehicle Certified Dealer in North America. TEC Equipment’s Fontana branch in Southern California is the
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The T680 Next Gen offers the 12-liter Cummins Westport ISX12N with ratings up to 400 hp and 1,450 lb-ft of torque. Photo: Kenworth Kenworth’s T680 Next Generation on-highway flagship is now available with the Cummins Westport ISX12N near-zero emissions natural gas engine. The T680 Next Gen offers the 12-liter Cummins Westport ISX12N with ratings up
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29th July 2021 Renault Truck Commercials now boasts a parts recycling centre in its network. In addition, the company has launched a parts website to give customers an improved online experience. The dedicated parts recycling centre specialising in Renault Trucks second life parts. Therefore it carefully selects end of life trucks to meet sales demand.
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Diagram showing the location of the crack on the Hernando de Soto bridge over I-40 in Memphis. Photo: TDOT Closed since May, the I-40 Hernando DeSoto Bridge over the Mississippi River in Memphis, Tennessee, will reopen under limited traffic on Monday, Aug. 2, while contractors finish the work. The bridge is expected to fully reopen
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Following a tour of the Mack Trucks Lehigh Valley assembly plant in Pennsylvania, President Biden emphasizes American-made manufacturing to secure critical supply chains. Screenshot: Youtube Following a tour of Mack Trucks Lehigh Valley assembly plant in Pennsylvania, President Joe Biden delivered a speech calling for a commitment to strengthen American manufacturing and secure critical supply
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28th July 2021 Natural gas benefits for truck fleets have been touted for many years by many manufacturers. Therefore, Iveco has decided to raise the profile of natural gas further.  As a result, it has introduced the ‘Iveco Ambassadors’ programme. The company says the programme will ‘give a voice’ to those who share the brand’s
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Europe’s leading commercial vehicle manufacturers will form a joint venture to develop a public charging network for battery-electric heavy-duty trucks by 2026. Photo: Traton Daimler Truck, Traton Group, and Volvo Group are teaming up to develop a public charging network for battery-electric heavy-duty trucks in Europe. The three commercial vehicle manufacturers signed an agreement to
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26th July 2021 New research has emerged showing a majority of hauliers benefit from using more digital practices in their business. The survey was carried out by Mandata, the transport management software provider.   Specifically, responses showed that more than half (55%) of hauliers had benefited from digital transformation.  Mandata conducted the survey with logistics
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XL Fleet to provide battery and power electronics systems for eNow’s electrified refrigerated trailer solution. Photo: Business Wire XL Fleet, a provider of vehicle electrification solutions, has announced a development and supply agreement with eNow, a provider of solar- and battery-powered systems for fully electric transport refrigeration units (eTRUs) for Class 8 commercial trailers. Under
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Under new break rules, drivers don’t have to be logged as off-duty. On-duty/not driving counts as well. Photo: Jim Park The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s Hours of Service regulations were updated last year, going into effect September 29, 2020. The changes were two years in the making and came only after years of fleets
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New Volvo Truck Blue Contract service offering is a comprehensive maintenance program designed to improve uptime and simplify maintenance management for customers and dealers. Photo: Volvo Trucks North America Volvo Trucks North America has introduced Blue Contract, a single premium service plan that replaces existing maintenance plans currently offered to customers. Touted as a comprehensive
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( http://www.TFLtruck.com ) New 2020 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel V6 Gets Shockingly Good MPG Towing a trailer & Empty. ( http://www.patreon.com/tflcar ) Please visit to support TFLcar & TFLtruck. Check us out on: Facebook: ( https://www.facebook.com/tfltruck ) Twitter: ( https://www.twitter.com/tfltruck ) The Fast Lane Car: ( http://www.youtube.com/tflcar ) and classic cars as well at: TFLClassics: (
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Nationwide, the newest near-zero-emissions diesel trucks now make up almost half of the more than 11 million diesel-powered commercial vehicles on U.S. roads Image: Diesel Technology Forum Nearly half the commercial trucks operating in EPA Regions 9 and 10 are now powered by the newest-generation of Near-Zero Emissions diesel engines, according to Diesel Technology Forum ‘s analysis of
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August 11, 2021 |11:00:00 AM PT Is natural gas right for your fleet?  Understanding the benefits and considerations for natural gas vehicles is key to determining how conversion can impact your fleet’s total cost of ownership. It takes time, insight into your operation, assets and fleet needs as well as the vision to see some
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23rd July 2021 A New Generation DAF XF has joined the fleet of one of the largest fleet operators in the UK.  The truck will join Turners (Soham) as part of DAF’s pre-production field test programme. Turners currently has 1,200 vehicles on its fleet, including 750 DAFs. Therefore, the New Generation DAF XF 450 FTG
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TCA and LaunchIt staff gather to layout plans for #TruckloadStrong and new image campaign. Photo: TCA/LaunchIt The Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) is partnering with LaunchIt Public Relations, a firm focused exclusively on the trucking industry, to develop and roll out a comprehensive campaign “to showcase the trucking industry and the strength and pride of the
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