Vehicles http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/taxonomy/term/7875/more en FUSO outperforms Hino, Isuzu in third-party testing http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/fuso-outperforms-hino-isuzu-third-party-testing <div class="node-body article-body">Mitsubishi Fuso Truck of America Inc (FUSO) has announced completion of outside, third-party testing by Automotive Testing & Development Services Inc (ATDS), comparing the fuel economy of the Class 4 FUSO FE160 Series medium-duty cabover truck with the Class 4 Isuzu NPR-HD and Hino 155.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/fuso-outperforms-hino-isuzu-third-party-testing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/fuso-outperforms-hino-isuzu-third-party-testing#comments Fuel Savings Vehicles Fleet Equipment Going Green News Mon, 18 Sep 2017 14:08:00 +0000 46411 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Kenworth to supply T680, Paccar MX engine for SuperTruck II program http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/kenworth-supply-t680-paccar-mx-engine-supertruck-ii-program <div class="node-body article-body">Kenworth plans to collaborate closely with the Paccar Technical Center and DAF Trucks NV, a subsidiary of Paccar, to develop important advancements in Class 8 truck aerodynamics, engine and powertrain efficiencies.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/kenworth-supply-t680-paccar-mx-engine-supertruck-ii-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/kenworth-supply-t680-paccar-mx-engine-supertruck-ii-program#comments Components Emissions Fuel Savings Vehicles Fleet Equipment Going Green News Tue, 12 Sep 2017 14:02:00 +0000 46321 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Hino plant in WV celebrates 10 years of building trucks http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/hino-plant-wv-celebrates-10-years-building-trucks <div class="node-body article-body">The Hino Motors Manufacturing facility in Williamstown WV is celebrating 10 years of medium-duty truck production. This 245,000-square-foot location produces Hino’s Class 6 and 7 conventional body style trucks.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/hino-plant-wv-celebrates-10-years-building-trucks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/hino-plant-wv-celebrates-10-years-building-trucks#comments Vehicles Fleet Equipment News Tue, 15 Aug 2017 14:36:00 +0000 45901 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com National Truck Driving Champions chosen http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/national-truck-driving-champions-chosen <div class="node-body article-body">American Trucking Associations announced that Roland Bolduc is the Bendix Grand Champion of the 2017 National Truck Driving Championships.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/national-truck-driving-champions-chosen" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/national-truck-driving-champions-chosen#comments Vehicles Carriers Fleet Equipment News Mon, 14 Aug 2017 14:23:00 +0000 45851 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Wabash National agrees to acquire Supreme Industries http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/wabash-national-agrees-acquire-supreme-industries <div class="field-byline"> By Kevin Jones </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Looking to the e-commerce future of the supply chain, a couple of North America’s largest transportation equipment companies are teaming up in a cash deal for about a third of a billion dollars.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/wabash-national-agrees-acquire-supreme-industries" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/wabash-national-agrees-acquire-supreme-industries#comments Equipment Vehicles Fleet Equipment Refrigeration News Wed, 09 Aug 2017 14:22:00 +0000 45801 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Top truck drivers vie in national championships http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/top-truck-drivers-vie-national-championships <div class="node-body article-body">American Trucking Associations is welcoming more than 420 of the trucking industry’s top professional truck drivers to Orlando FL for the 80th annual National Truck Driving Championships and National Step Van Driving Championships.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/top-truck-drivers-vie-national-championships" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/top-truck-drivers-vie-national-championships#comments Vehicles Carriers Fleet Equipment News Tue, 08 Aug 2017 13:53:00 +0000 45781 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Purkeys tool simplifies electrical testing http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/purkeys-tool-simplifies-electrical-testing <div class="node-body article-body">The Handheld Electrical Analyzer, developed by Purkeys, allows technicians to quickly and easily test the electrical systems of heavy-duty vehicles from the palm of their hand.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/purkeys-tool-simplifies-electrical-testing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/purkeys-tool-simplifies-electrical-testing#comments Components Vehicles Fleet Equipment News Mon, 07 Aug 2017 15:22:00 +0000 45761 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com eNow solar system optional on Freightliner Cascadias http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/enow-solar-system-optional-freightliner-cascadias <div class="node-body article-body">eNow announced that new Freightliner Cascadia Class 8 raised-roof sleeper trucks can now be ordered with the eNow eCharge solar system as a pre-delivery installation at the Custom Truck Service centers as an option.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/enow-solar-system-optional-freightliner-cascadias" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/enow-solar-system-optional-freightliner-cascadias#comments Vehicles Fleet Equipment Going Green News Fri, 04 Aug 2017 14:00:00 +0000 45721 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Stoughton designates BTS as trailer dealer http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/stoughton-designates-bts-trailer-dealer <div class="node-body article-body">Breadner Trailer Sales (BTS) has been designated as the exclusive dealer of Stoughton brand refrigerated trailers in the Canadian provinces of Ontario and Quebec.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/stoughton-designates-bts-trailer-dealer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/stoughton-designates-bts-trailer-dealer#comments Vehicles Fleet Equipment News Tue, 01 Aug 2017 13:49:00 +0000 45651 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com “Cryo recovery” trailers provide on-the-go therapy http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/cryo-recovery-trailers-provide-go-therapy <div class="node-body article-body">Cryo Centers of America has unveiled its latest achievement in the growing freezing-cold cryotherapy trend: fully customizable and mobile “cryo recovery” centers.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/cryo-recovery-trailers-provide-go-therapy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/cryo-recovery-trailers-provide-go-therapy#comments Vehicles Fleet Equipment News Mon, 24 Jul 2017 13:58:00 +0000 45501 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com