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Navistar Announces Champions of the 2018 Technician Rodeo

LISLE, Ill. — Symbolizing Navistar’s commitment to customer uptime, technicians from Florida, West Virginia and Arizona took home first place in the three categories of the 2018 Technician Rodeo. The competition is hosted at Navistar’s Woodridge, Illinois facility that tests the skills and speed of service professionals from throughout its dealer networks.

First Blue Bird Electric School Buses Delivered in North America

FORT VALLEY, Ga. — Blue Bird Corp. just delivered the first electric-powered school buses to customers in California and Ontario, just in time for the new school year. Seven Type-D All American rear engine electric school buses and one Type A Micro Bird G5 electric school bus will begin operations this year.

DTNA Brings Vocational, Electric Solutions to the IAA 2018

HANNOVER, Germany — Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) is showcasing the Freightliner EconicSD, Freightliner 114SD and the Thomas Built Buses Saf-T-Liner C2 all-electric school bus at the IAA Commercial Vehicles 2018. The products will be part of the Daimler exhibit (#FG P98), which will feature Daimler commercial vehicle solutions from around the world.

Dawson Named GM of Vehicle Service Group

MADISON, Ind. — Vehicle Service Group (VSG) has named Kirk Dawson as vice president and general manager of the Americas, effective Dec. 1, 2018. VSG is the parent company of 13 leading brands in the vehicle lift, wheel service and collision repair markets. Those include: Rotary, Chief, Forward, Ravaglioli and Direct-Lift. Dawson takes over from Matt Webster, who is retiring after 35 years with the company.