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PACCAR puts its trucks back in Mid-America

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

BELLEVUE, Wash. — After an absence in 2009, the truck divisions of PACCAR – Kenworth and Peterbilt – will be back at the Mid-America Trucking Show in 2010.

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MATS: Michelin’s wide single drives fuel efficiency

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — To celebrate its 10th year of X One wide single truck tires, Michelin introduced its most fuel-efficient drive tire to date: the Michelin X One XDA Energy tire.

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MATS: Smooth sailing planned for new Kenworth truck

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — The smooth look of Kenworth’s new T700 truck isn’t meant to just look good, it’s designed that by next generation aerodynamic advances.

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MATS: Oregon driver honoured for heroics

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Despite having an out of control vehicle strike his rig, Junichi Shimizu kept his composure and helped save the lives of three people.

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MATS: Kenworth expands product line, naturally

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Kenworth expanded its green product line with the introduction of the Kenworth T440 natural gas model powered by the Cummins Westport ISL G engine.

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Top 10 Lessons Learned at Mid-America.

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

LOUISVILLE, KY. – Our reporters are combing the aisles of America’s biggest truck show in pursuit of wisdom and insight. Here are the 10 brightest pearls they’ve unearthed found so far.

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MATS: Mack plans plans smooth shift into recovering market

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Mack Trucks is well positioned for success as economic and market conditions improve, according to Kevin Flaherty, the truckmaker’s senior vice-president.

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PACCAR puts its trucks back in Mid-America

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

BELLEVUE, Wash. — After an absence in 2009, the truck divisions of PACCAR – Kenworth and Peterbilt – will be back at the Mid-America Trucking Show in 2010.

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MATS: Mack engine family focused on fuel efficiency

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — The latest generation of the Mack Econodyne engine family is designed to deliver more torque at low engine speeds for improved fuel efficiency and hill pulling performance.

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MATS: Smooth sailing planned for new Kenworth truck

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — The smooth look of Kenworth’s new T700 truck isn’t meant to just look good, it’s designed that by next generation aerodynamic advances.

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MATS: Kenworth expands product line, naturally

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Kenworth expanded its green product line with the introduction of the Kenworth T440 natural gas model powered by the Cummins Westport ISL G engine.

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MATS: Mack plans plans smooth shift into recovering market

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Mack Trucks is well positioned for success as economic and market conditions improve, according to Kevin Flaherty, the truckmaker’s senior vice-president.

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MATS: Kinedyne unveils new winch design

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Recent investments in new manufacturing capabilities make it possible for Kinedyne to introduce a new winch design that includes a cast mandrel.

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MATS: Webasto shores up idle-free options

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Webasto has expanded its BlueCool Thermal Storage APU product family to include BlueCool Hybrid, which provides the flexibility to use shore power to run a bunk cooler while providing hotel loads.