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Paccar develops new transmission with Eaton

Paccar develops new transmission with Eaton

Paccar has developed it’s own transmission for use in trucks of Kenworth and Peterbilt. Paccar did not entirely build it’s own transmission, they left this to Eaton. Together with this company, Paccar developed an automated transmission from the ground up, which should be the lightest in it’s class and which is meant to be the…Continue Reading

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Peterbilt model 567 Heritage: Tribute to Peterbilt’s roots

Peterbilt model 567 Heritage: Tribute to Peterbilt’s roots

Peterbilt Motors Company recently announced. “Peterbilt’s Model 567 Heritage. A model that is a tribute to the original Peterbilt trucks with the narrow cab and the big exhaust stacks behind the doors. This classic look is like a retro truck that should apeal owner-operators in the USA. The Model 567 Heritage is configured with a…Continue Reading

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Familiar Paccar face at MATS 2014

At the Mid American Trucking Show Paccar showed the facelifted Kenworth K370 rigid truck. In Europe, truck addicts immediately recognize the new front of DAF’s Euro VI LF cab. In the US, the Kenny meets all current requirements with regard to exhaust emissions.The renewed Keworth looks the part and is being sold with the Paccar…Continue Reading

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WalMart concept truck

America’s largest retailer WalMart has developed a spectacular truck that is lighter and more aerodynamic than everything we have seen so far. The so called WalMart Advanced Vehicle Experience has a 53 Ft carbon fiber trailer that was developed with trailer manufacturer Great Dane. This trailer is about 1500 kg lighter than a normal trailer.…Continue Reading

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