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Limited edition Mopar ’16 Ram Rebel ready to hit the road this summer

The Mopar ’16 Ram Rebel will feature a limited production of just 500 vehicles (100 for the Canadian market).

The Ram Truck and Mopar brands has announced the introduction of the Mopar ’16 Ram Rebel, the most recent limited-edition vehicle created using a unique selection of performance parts and accessories from the service, parts and customer-care brand of FCA US LLC.

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International Truck announces first delivery of HX Series in Canada

The HX620 is a 120

International Truck has announced that Lime Creek Logging Ltd. of British Columbia, has taken delivery of the first International HX Series in Canada, an HX620 truck configured for logging operations. The International HX620 is a 120-inch BBC set-back axle truck or tractor suitable for a variety of applications including heavy haul tractor, logging, construction dump and platform stake/crane. International Truck recently launched the HX Series, a new line of Class 8 premium vocational trucks designed to deliver the strength and endurance required for the severe service industry, at the 2016 World of Concrete trade show in Las Vegas.

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Edmonton to be honoured by Freightliner as ‘Hardest Working City’ June 22

Edmonton will received the “Hardest Working City” award on June 22

Edmonton has been selected to receive the Freightliner Trucks Hardest Working Cities award which honours cities fuelling growth and innovation. The recognition program by Freightliner came after an economic data review revealed a compelling relationship between investments in work trucks and thriving economies.

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Tesla veteran helps Mack create an electric refuse truck

Mack Trucks showcased a Mack LR model retrofitted with the Wrightspeed Route 1000 powertrain in booth no. 1327 at WasteExpo 2016. Mack is the first OEM to evaluate Wrightspeed technology within a Class 8 refuse vehicle.

Mack Trucks showcased a Mack LR model retrofitted with the Wrightspeed Route 1000 powertrain in its booth at WasteExpo 2016. Mack is the first OEM to evaluate Wrightspeed technology within a Class 8 refuse vehicle. Designed as an alternative driveline, the Wrightspeed Route is a range-extended electric vehicle powertrain that helps reduce fuel consumption and vehicle maintenance costs.

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All-new intake system feeds Duramax Diesel on 2017 Silverado HD

The 2017 Chevrolet Silverado HD features an all-new, patented air intake system. Marked by a dramatic hood scoop, the system drives cool, dry air into the engine for sustained performance and cooler air temperatures during difficult driving conditions.

New for 2017, Chevrolet Silverado HD trucks feature a patented air intake system that drives cool, dry air into the engine for sustained performance and cooler engine temperatures during difficult driving conditions. The intake system underwent extensive testing based on the most challenging real-world driving conditions to ensure capable performance no matter the weather.

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Volvo A60H the largest articulated hauler on the market highlights 50 years of design innovation

The A60H is the largest articulated hauler on the market and can move more tonnes per hour and give a 100% in all conditions.

The articulated hauler concept is celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2016, marking five decades of transporting earth, gravel and a host of other materials over rough, muddy, slippery, steep or otherwise impassable terrain. The company that commercially launched the concept in 1966, Volvo Construction Equipment, continues to innovate with the launch of its H-Series range. This new series includes its biggest ever production articulated hauler, the A60H.

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International Truck HX series class 8 vocational trucks

For quite some time, International Trucks filled the bill for vocational trucks in a big way. The company’s PayStar model was everywhere on jobsites, moving dirt and gravel, trailering heavy equipment, carrying concrete in mixer trucks and handling other tough jobs. A few years back, the company shifted its attention from those markets and reduced the PayStar lineup, but at the 2016 World of Concrete show they announced a “re-entry” into these markets with the brand-new HX Series of Class 8 trucks, which replace the PayStar line.

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First Volvo A60H haulers sold at Bauma

From left: Carl Zietsman, Martin Weissburg, Martin Lundstedt, Stanley van der Burgh, Roger O’Callaghan, Tomas Kuta.

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) launched the industry’s largest ever 6x6-configuration articulated hauler at the Bauma exhibition in Munich last week. The Volvo A60H – displayed on the indoor Volvo stand next to its ancestor ‘Gravel Charlie’ from 1966 – attracted wide attention from visitors for its sheer size and capacity and it was not long before the first order was placed.

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Germans defeat Austrian opponents in table tennis “Match in the Mining Truck” at Bauma

A very special kind of fixture: the national teams from Germany and Austria during their match in the Liebherr mining truck

With a score of 3:2, the men's German table tennis players pipped their rivals from Austria to the post during the “Match in the Mining Truck”. And thereby succeeded in an (unofficial) revenge after a defeat that the Germans had suffered last year during the 2015 European championship final.

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Volvo unveils the A60H: their largest articulated hauler to date

A60H is Volvo Construction Equipment’s largest articulated hauler, designed for heavy hauling in severe off-road operations, including quarries, opencast mines and large earth-moving operations.

Always available to work, the bigger, more durable and superior, the 60-ton class A60H articulated hauler from Volvo Construction Equipment provides continuous production and superb reliability thanks to its robust design, easy service access and outstanding Volvo dealer network.

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