Industry Updates

#Automotive, Trucking & Supplies

Ford, Chevrolet, Toyota compete in the hot super truck market
Pickup trucks are hot in the auto ... supply from the get-go. Dealers often attach markups to the sticker price, even though the current generation of Raptor has been out for over a year. Other ...
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Automotive Companies Are Taking Leadership Role in AGV Automation
Fork truck free (FTF) initiatives and operations ... AGVs provide a responsive and fully integrated logistics solution throughout the supply chain. These AGVs are often purchased and/or leased by automotive manufacturers as a standardized configuration ...
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Automotive Minute: Beefy redesigned 2019 Ram Heavy Duty packs a torquey punch (Photos)
The truck’s fame is built with 98.5-percent high-strength steel ... mounted WARN Zeon-12 winch with new synthetic line that doesn’t kink or fray. The new equipment cuts the weight of the Power Wagon by 28 pounds. 2019 Ram 2500 and 3500 models come ...
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Volvo moves a chess piece forward in electric truck future
Truck and auto OEMs partner with advanced technology companies of ... Particularly when it comes to supporting commercial vehicles and equipment, the nation's EV infrastructure is a hurdle—maybe the biggest—to any broad deployment of electric trucks.
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Council authorizes purchases of new automotive equipment(copy)
Two ordinances authorizing the purchase of equipment necessary for two departments of the Norwalk ... J.O. Ford plans to leave Norwalk Truck Lines post J. Otis Ford, vice president and general counsel for Norwalk Truck Lines Inc. has announced he will ...
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O’Reilly Automotive Inc (ORLY) Stake Lowered by Nisa Investment Advisors LLC
O'Reilly Automotive, Inc, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the retail of automotive aftermarket parts, tools, supplies, equipment ... seat covers, and truck accessories. Want to see what other hedge funds are holding ORLY? Visit ...
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Editor’s Picks: Top Trucks and SUVs at the 2019 Detroit Auto Show
Here are the five standout trucks and SUVs of the 2019 Detroit auto show. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles grabbed headlines with its redesigned 2019 Ram HD pickup truck reveal ... automatic transmission as standard equipment. It rides on a rear-wheel-drive ...
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Steffen Truck & Equipment
The purpose of the company was the building and repair of truck bodies and auto springs. During the beginning of the ... From this humble beginning, the Steffen-Van Steenwvk Company entered the truck equipment industry. The next, and natural progression ...
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Toyota pumps up truck supply to combat falling sales
He says Toyota pumped out more pickups and SUVs this year and will supply even more in 2017 to better meet booming ... "If you talked with people three or four years ago, who would have said the truck ratio would be more than 60 percent of the market ...
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