A cost-effective APU alternative for A/C

Auxiliary power units can run upwards of $10,000. To try to get the comfort of A/C without the cost, one owner-operator spent just $2,000 to outfit his rig with a makeshift APU. Here’s how.

Peterbilt wins leadership awards

DENTON, Texas — Peterbilt Motors Co. has received two leadership awards from the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM). They are in recognition of Peterbilt’s leadership in manufacturing as well as its efforts in diversity, the company said…

Navistar moving e-mobility operations to new facility

ROCHESTER HILLS, Mich. – Navistar has announced it will move its NEXT eMobility Solutions business unit to a new facility in Rochester Hills, Mich. The 19,000 sq.-ft. facility is about 30 miles north of Detroit, and will serve as the technical lead loc…

DriverCheck moving Covid-19 testing to London Flying J

LONDON, Ont. – DriverCheck will take its free Covid-19 testing for truck drivers to the Flying J in London, Ont., beginning Aug. 18. It has been offering Covid testing at the Flying J in Ayr, Ont., but will no longer be there after Friday, Aug. 14. Lon…