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Navistar Opens 668-Acre Proving Grounds

May 18, 2015 by sehui

NEW CARLISLE, IN — The truck and engine manufacturer Navistar Inc. on Monday announced the opening of the Navistar Proving Grounds in New Carlisle, IN where the company will test its entire portfolio of products, including its Class 5-8 trucks.

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Enhanced Diamond Logic

March 17, 2015 by Rolf Lockwood

Navistar has announced a new body control module in conjunction with enhanced Diamond Logic features on International medium-duty and vocational trucks

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Troy Clarke and Katy Perry. What do they have in common?

February 10, 2015 by Peter Carter

LISLE, IL-On February 4, the $2.4-billion Navistar, which makes Internationals, welcomed hundreds of analysts and journalists to the company’s Lisle, IL., headquarters to unveil, in a day-long parade of executives, technology and flashy show-and-tell sessions, plans to shake off the past.

The Analysts’ day delivered macro- and micro views of the huge operation, ranging from its test-and-design facilities to its corporate restructuring, which over the past two years has seen, according to Navistar’s Senior VP and Chief Procurement Officer Persio Lisboa, divestment of non-core operations; elimination of surplus capacity; a reduction in fixed costs, and an “optimization of supply-base footprints.”

Also, about halfway through the day, Navistar’s Vice President and General Manager Carl Webb described the company’s plans to sell 5,000 more DuraStars in 2015 than 2014.

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WorkStar Gets Cummins ISB6.7

February 4, 2015 by Rolf Lockwood

The International WorkStar vocational truck is now available with a Cummins ISB6.7 engine rated up to 325 hp and 750 lb ft of torque

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2015 Medium Duty Roundup

January 26, 2015 by Allan Janssen

The next generation of running-around-town trucks will deliver a load of innovations, including fuel-saving transmissions; aerodynamic design and in at least one case, “customerization.”

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Influential women in trucking recognized

December 23, 2014 by TEONA Baetu

PLOVER, WI- Women In Trucking Association and Navistar are seeking candidates for the 2015 Influential Women In Trucking Award. The award, in its fifth year, recognizes women who make or influence key decisions in the trucking industry.

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Navistar reports $72 million quarterly loss

December 16, 2014 by Allan Janssen

LISLE, IL – EBITDA shows another picture – $66 million in fourth quarter 2014 versus a loss of $227 million in the same period one year ago.

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Navistar to close Indiana foundry

December 15, 2014 by Allan Janssen

LISLE, IL-Navistar International plans to eliminate approximately 180 jobs and reduce operating costs by about $13 million annually by closing foundry operations in Indianapolis, Ind.

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Navistar Launches Fuel-Saving ProStar ES

December 5, 2014 by Rolf Lockwood

LISLE, Ill. – Navistar has formally introduced the International ProStar ES model, first shown last month at the American Trucking Associations conference.

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Navistar Launches Fuel-Saving ProStar ES

December 5, 2014 by Rolf Lockwood

LISLE, Ill. – Navistar has formally introduced the International ProStar ES model, first shown last month at the American Trucking Associations conference.

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New Eaton-MaxxForce Option on ProStars

October 30, 2014 by Martin Smith

International ProStars are now available with a MaxxForce 13 and Eaton Fuller Advantage drivetrain combination.

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Navistar’s Allison Package

October 30, 2014 by Martin Smith

Navistar now offers the Allison Transmission FuelSense fuel-efficiency package, in 1000, 2000, 3000 and 4000 series transmissions for medium-duty and vocational International trucks

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ProStar Gets New Transmission

October 30, 2014 by Martin Smith

Navistar has expanded its transmission lineup with a Tremec 10-speed now offered as an option behind its 13-liter engine in ProStar trucks

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Volkswagen Circles for Stake in Navistar

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

FRANKFURT – While reports of Volkswagen looking to buy stakes in Navistar are making headlines, both companies stay silent on the issue.

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Navistar, Autocar Recall Over 500 Trucks

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

LISLE, IL – Navistar and Autocar are recalling over 500 trucks for various issues.