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Navistar Chooses Dana Spicer Single Rear Axle as Standard for Medium-Duty Trucks

Aug 10th, 2018 | By | Category: New Products

Dana Incorporated (NYSE: DAN) has announced that its Spicer single drive axles will be standard equipment on International MV Series medium-duty trucks and IC BusTM CE Series and RE Series models.  The standard-product position is effective immediately and includes Dana Spicer S110, S130, S140, S170, and S190 models, as […]



CTTA Training Manual Now in Digital Format

Aug 3rd, 2018 | By | Category: New Products

The California Tow Truck Association (CTTA) has announced that their Light-Duty Training Manual is now available in a digital format for all your devices. The full manual can be read on any Android or iOS device and on a PC, Mac or Kindle. The Light […]



“Tow Like a Pro” Safety Poster Set from TRAA

Jul 27th, 2018 | By | Category: New Products

The “Tow Like a Pro” Safety Poster Set was developed by the Towing and Recovery Association of America (TRAA) Education Foundation Inc. on behalf of TRAA. The posters are made of durable vinyl with grommets for easy display and make a great office, shop/garage safety […]



Peterbilt Trucks Introduce Bendix Wingman Fusion as Standard 

Jul 20th, 2018 | By | Category: New Products

Peterbilt Motors Company has announced the Bendix® Wingman® Fusion™ as standard on the Model 579. Through a combination of camera, radar and braking systems, Bendix Wingman Fusion provides a full set of collision mitigation technologies and driver alerts to enhance driver safety. “The Bendix Wingman […]



Truck Tracking and Camera Options from TomTom

Jul 6th, 2018 | By | Category: New Products

Towing businesses of all sizes are beginning to look for cameras that work best for their businesses. TomTom offers an integrated camera solution featuring forward, driver and rear facing cameras with more options available. The SmartWitness KP1S and CP1 HD and GPS dash cameras for commercial fleets […]



Daimler Trucks North America Unveils Freightliner Electric Vehicles

Jun 29th, 2018 | By | Category: New Products

Freightliner Trucks premiered two fully electrified commercial vehicles, a Freightliner eCascadia™ heavy-duty truck and a Freightliner eM2 106 medium-duty truck, during the Daimler Trucks Capital Market and Technology Day on June 6. Freightliner plans to deliver an Electric Innovation Fleet of 30 vehicles to customers […]



SILHO-LIGHT ANSI Class 3 Safety Vest from CTTA

Jun 22nd, 2018 | By | Category: New Products

The California Tow Truck Association (CTTA) has become an authorized specialty distributor for the SILHO-LIGHT ANSI Class 3 Safety Vest. Flexible electro-luminescent (EL) wire woven into the apparel emits 360-degree heat-free illumination and provides oncoming motorists with nighttime early recognition of the human form, visibility […]



New Menzel Mobile Vehicle Surveillance System from AW Direct

Jun 15th, 2018 | By | Category: New Products

AW Direct has introduced a new mobile surveillance system designed to help towing businesses reduce frivolous accident and damage claims and improve safety and driver behavior. The Menzel Mobile Vehicle Surveillance System (MVSS) consists of a series of cameras, a hard drive to store video […]



LoadDocs App Allows Towing Companies to Digitally Complete Paperwork on the Road

Jun 1st, 2018 | By | Category: New Products

Connected logistics startup LoadDocs provides an app to solve the towing industry’s daily challenge of completing paperwork on the road. By combining its proprietary system for capturing and transmitting images with smartphone connectivity, LoadDocs enables drivers to send proof of delivery and other documents directly […]



International Truck Offers Eaton Cummins Endurant Transmission for LT Series and LoneStar with Cummins X15 Engine

May 25th, 2018 | By | Category: New Products

International Truck announced that the new Eaton Cummins Endurant™ 12-speed automated transmission, a  1,850 lb.-ft. capable heavy-duty transmission, is now available on International® LT® Series and LoneStar® trucks. The Endurant transmission features intuitive shift strategies and predictive shifting that uses look-ahead technology to execute shift […]