Prestolite Motor’s Leading Starting Performance in Medium Duty Engines

NOVI, Mich. — Prestolite Electric is delivering industry-leading starting performance to the medium duty market with the PowerPro Extreme 5, an all-new 12V 4.5kW premium replacement starter from Leece-Neville Heavy Duty Systems. The latest addition to the PowerPro Extreme range offers high-torque, high-efficiency starting power for 6- to 10-liter engines used in construction, fire and rescue, pickup and delivery, refuse and school bus applications.

TRP Introduces New No-Ream King Pin Kits

RENTON WA — TRP officials announced today its new line of TRP No-Ream King Pin Kits, which include the quality and reliability that customers can count on. The new kits are manufactured using high quality steel, state-of-the-art heat treatment, and machine tool technology. The kits also feature multiple diameter lengths.

Navistar 2nd Qtr 2018 Results Released

LISLE IL — Navistar International Corp. (NYSE: NAV) today announced a second quarter 2018 net income of $55 million, or $0.55 per diluted share, compared to a second quarter 2017 net loss of $80 million, or $0.86 per diluted share.

Blue Bird Electric School Buses Shown in Canada

NIAGARA FALLS, ONT CANADA — At the Canadian Pupil Transportation Conference (CPTC) trade show, Blue Bird featured its exclusive, all-electric type D and A buses for attendees to preview. Today, at the conclusion of the event, Blue Bird hosted the Blue Bird Experience, a customer ride-and-drive featuring a full line-up of Blue Bird’s class-leading products and services. School buses in the ride-and-drive event included buses powered by electric, gasoline, diesel and propane engines. In showcasing the widest range of powertrain offerings in the industry, transportation leaders from across North America have the power of choice when they select Blue Bird buses for their fleet, with every fuel type available.

Mahle Service Debuts New ShopPRO Commercial Wireless Mobile Lifts

FARMINGTON HILLS MI — MAHLE Service Solutions is introducing three products in a new line of ShopPRO Commercial Wireless Mobile Column Lifts that feature a wireless communication system and a 10-inch touch screen graphic control system. Capable of lifting a variety of commercial vehicles, these lifts have no external wires or cords, making it easy to set-up and move where needed to complete vehicle repairs—both inside and outside the shop. The lifts can be used at a full operating lift height of 69 inches.