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The Lockwood Report: a bi-weekly report on the industry's newest products and services, collected and written by Rolf Lockwood. Plus recent goodies that you may not have seen before, such as worthy items that didn't get much of a marketing push at the time of their introduction. We'll cover it all.
 
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The Lockwood Report
(Sendout Date - December 19, 2012) -

If you're ever in the market for a long-lasting, hard-working journalist, get yourself a Lockwood; they'll last a lifetime and are practically maintenance free.

We first got our Lockwood 25 years ago. It had a few miles on it, but was in great working condition.

There were some big jobs we needed the Lockwood for, n...

The Lockwood Report
(Sendout Date - December 05, 2012) -

IT'S A SLIMY BUSINESS

 
For the better part of a year now I've been resisting the urge to turn all evangelical on you in a Willie Nelson sort of way. I'm talking about his passionate support of crop-based biofuels, certainly not his view of gods and the universe and all that. I have no idea wh...
The Lockwood Report
(Sendout Date - November 21, 2012) -

NAVISTAR'S PLAN COMES TO FRUITION

[Red-faced editor Lockwood must apologize for the glitch that sent this issue out earlier today without text attached. Sorry, folks! -- R.L.]

Let's head to Mexico first, where Navis...

The Lockwood Report
(Sendout Date - October 24, 2012) -

BULLDOGS, GEARBOXES & WATERLESS COOLANTS

OK, so let's start with something old and rather nicely worn, even though this newsletter is really about new technologies and what they can do for us. 
 
I'm talking about Mack's famous Bulldog hood o...
The Lockwood Report
(Sendout Date - October 10, 2012) -

 A RADICALLY LIGHT TRUCK FRAME

 
October 10, 2012 Vol. 8, No. 21
 
Some of the world's best truck journalism comes out of India, and while it rarely contains a direct North American angle, I do take note of what they write over there. I know some of t...
The Lockwood Report
(Sendout Date - September 26, 2012) -

 IAA HIGHLIGHTS: SLICK TRAILERS & MORE

 
September 26, 2012 Vol. 8, No. 20
 
With an event as big as the IAA Commercial Vehicle Show in Hannover, Germany, it's hard to pick a single element as the star of the affair. Not least because, for the first time i...
The Lockwood Report
(Sendout Date - September 12, 2012) -

ZF'S TRAXON WILL IMPRESS AT IAA

September 12, 2012 Vol. 8, No. 19

Among my life's low points, few have ranked as far down as this one: I can't make it to next week's IAA Commercial Vehicles Show in Hannover, Germany, for the first time in a couple of decades. Don't g...
The Lockwood Report
(Sendout Date - August 29, 2012) -

 THE LOCKWOOD REPORT

 
A NAVISTAR UPDATE
 
August 29, 2012 Vol. 8, No. 18
 
The arbitrary timing of this newsletter doesn't always fit events, and as the Navistar engine story has deve...
The Lockwood Report
(Sendout Date - August 15, 2012) -

DIGITAL THIS & DIGITAL THAT

August 15 2012 Vol. 8, No. 17

Let me start with some just plain old happy analog stuff, namely the fact this is Freightliner’s 70th anniversary year. In 1942, led by founder & CEO Leland James, Frei...

The Lockwood Report
(Sendout Date - August 01, 2012) -

BIOMETHANE BORN IN QUEBEC

August 1, 2012 Vol. 8, No. 16
 
Let's start with very interesting news out of Quebec, where Gaz Métro announced yesterday the first public liquefied biomethane fuelling station at Rivière-du-Loup. An agreement made with and/or supported by about a...
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