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Dannmar Introduces New Heavy-Duty Two-Post Lifts

Dannmar has introduced two symmetric heavy-duty two-post lifts big and tough enough to service pickups and loaded medium-duty trucks but versatile enough to handle cars, too.

Are You the Leader You Should Be?

Dave Bloom developed a leadership philosophy that has propelled Pine Aire Truck Service and Dream Car Restorations to a combined $4 million plus in annual revenue.

Light Truck Sales Continue to Skyrocket, Says SEMA

By 2028, light trucks are expected to make up 82% of all new light vehicles sold, according to new SEMA research.

HD Repair Forum Highlights Challenges, Opportunities in Heavy-Duty Collision Repair

The event focused on shops and/or providers that specialize in or are committed to the repair of collision-damaged heavy-duty trucks.

Ford Halts F-150 Truck Production Due to Parts Shortage

Ford also has halted production of the F-Series Super Duty truck at its assembly plant in Louisville, Ky.

Nissan Reports Lower Overall Sales But Record Month for Trucks, SUVs

Overall, the automaker’s U.S. sales (129,930 units) were down 4 percent compared to February 2017.

Sales of Autonomous Trucks, Buses to Grow Exponentially, Research Firm Predicts

According to a new report from the research firm Tractica, worldwide revenue from sales of autonomous trucks and buses reached $84 million in 2017, and the market will continue to grow at a strong pace over the next few years.

Snap-on Unveils New Scanning Software for Light and Medium Trucks

Snap-on added to its suite of problem-solving scan-tool products with the introduction of the EEHD866048 PRO-LINK Ultra Diagnostic Software for Light and Medium Trucks (LMT).

Professional Truck Drivers Offer Holiday Weekend Safety Tips

American Trucking Associations, which promotes highway safety through its Share the Road program, urges Memorial Day travelers to practice safe driving habits throughout the busy holiday weekend.

Rotary Lift Mobile Column Lifts Help Shops Better Identify and Evaluate Truck Collision Damage

The MCH13 mobile column lift system consists of four individual columns, each with a lifting capacity of 13,000 lbs.

Report Finds Automatic Braking for Trucks is Taking Longer to Develop Than Cars

Developing reliable automated safety systems for commercial vehicles and trucks is a greater challenge due to the vehicles’ larger size and heavier weight, report finds.

Pickups Pack Up Top Prizes at Goodguys 18th PPG Nationals

The three-day PPG-Goodguys event displayed more than 6,200 custom cars and trucks and attracted more than 75,000 auto enthusiasts.