Heavy Duty Trucking

DEC 2014

The Fleet Business Authority

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Winegard portable antennas Winegard is partnering with DAS Distributing to sell its por- table satellite and broadcast TV antennas at more than 500 Travel- Centers of America locations and other independent stores aimed at professional truck drivers. Several different models will be avail- able, including the Pathway X1, a portable satellite dish that works with Dish Network; Carryout G2, which is Dish and DirecTV compatible; Rayzar Amplified, which picks up local HD television signals, and Rayzar Mini, which has many of the features of the Rayzar Amplified but weighs only 5.44 ounces. Circle 341 on Reader Action Card or go to www.hdt.hotresponse.com Chevron Ursa Super Plus EC SAE 10W-30 motor oil Chevron's new heavy-duty motor oil, Ursa Super Plus EC SAE 10W- 30, was designed to improve fuel economy in heavy-duty diesel trucks in both on- and off-highway ap- Detroit Assurance active safety suite D aimler Trucks North America's new active vehicle safety suite, Detroit Assurance, includes Active Brake Assist for collision mitigation and Adap- tive Cruise Control to maintain a safe fol- lowing distance from the vehicle ahead. The system uses radar pulses to detect metallic objects ahead of the truck, tracking as many as 40 objects up to 660 feet away, according to DTNA. The Video Radar Deci- sion Unit refreshes its speed, distance, and time calculations 200 times per second. Data from these two sources feed the Active Brake Assist and the Adaptive Cruise Control functions. The optional windshield-mounted cam- era supplies information to the lane departure warning. Circle 340 on Reader Action Card or go to www.hdt.hotresponse.com For more details on these and other new products, see our online Product News section at www.truckinginfo.com/npn. Sign up for weekly new product e-newsletters at www.truckinginfo.com/newsletters. EquipmentReport 90 HDT • DECEMBER 2014 www.truckinginfo.com plications. Ursa Super Plus EC SAE 10W-30 is specifically formulated for 2010-compliant low-emission diesel engines with selective catalyt- ic reduction, diesel particulate filter and exhaust gas recirculation, and is recommended for use in on-highway diesel engines that require API CJ-4 Service category and allow the use of an SAE 10W-30 viscosity grade. Circle 342 on Reader Action Card or go to www.hdt.hotre- sponse.com Toyo Tire M650 Toyo Tire U.S.A. has released its M650, a commercial drive tire that is SmartWay verified and designed for regional haul service and higher- torque operating conditions. The Toyo M650 meets the EPA standards for low rolling resistance and was developed with the company's E- balance technology which improves casing life, durability and is more efficient. The M650 has a rib/lug pattern and a tread depth of 28/32 for improved performance in wet and dry conditions. Tie bars on the shoulder bridge reduce tread block movement, and the tire's four steel belt construction resists irregular wear and contributes to the tire's low rolling resistance. The M650 will fit 22.5 inch wheels. Circle 343 on Reader Action Card or go to www.hdt. hotresponse.com

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