Equipment Type

 Medium-Duty Trucks, Classes 4 - 6, 14,001 to 26,000 GVW

products

Model 220 cabover has a new electronic braking system and an redesigned cab.

Class 6 and 7 Kenworth cabover trucks have been upgraded with front air disc brakes, electronic braking module, and a new dash and gauge cluster.

Ford Commercial Truck is extensively redesigning its F-650 and F-750 medium-duty trucks

Navistar International WorkStar Hybrid 4x4 is designed for medium-heavy on/off-road use.

Chrysler barged into the medium-duty class with the 2008 Dodge Ram 4500 and 5500 Chassis Cabs. They are aggressively specced with gross vehicle weight ratings of 16,500 and 19,500 pounds, respectively, and standard 6.7-liter Cummins turbo diesel engines. There's a choice of six-speed automatic or manual transmissions.

Blogs

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One in four equipment purchasers who responded to our survey said they are not yet buying Tier 4-F machines
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Ask an equipment manager to explain how they ensure fleet age stays at an acceptable level, and most will not answer with reference to a 5-year or...
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There’s a fine line between providing you information and trying to sell you something—but when it comes to safety, sharing information never hurts.
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All the great benefits of technology are only as good as technology’s adoption rate.

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From the editors 

Rod Sutton @rodsutton
That's the last one we did.
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Hook this up to its drone-delivery plans, and watch what happens. https://t.co/Vd8bBZe8na
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What??
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