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  • Kobelco Introduces The Tier IV Final SK350LC-9E To North America
    Kobelco Introduces The Tier IV Final SK350LC-9E To North America
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    It’s big, it’s powerful and it’s Tier IV Final compliant. Meet the Kobelco SK350LC-9E, now available in North America. Although this hefty machine one of the largest crawler excavator models in Kobelco’s lineup, owners can enjoy operational cost savings thanks to greater efficiency, lower fuel consumption and longer service intervals.
    Vital statistics:

    82,200 lbs.
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  • Driving a Freightliner Cascadia with Detroit Assurance Helps Keep You Safe
    Driving a Freightliner Cascadia with Detroit Assurance Helps Keep You Safe
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    With more vehicles traveling the nation’s roadways and trucking expected to grow significantly in the coming years, manufacturers and truck owners are increasingly concerned about safety. Aside from the obvious personal reasons to keep drivers and the public safe, increased truck safety leads to increased productivity and lower costs for fuel, repairs and the downtime

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  • Compact Track Loaders Are Hot. Here’s Why.
    Compact Track Loaders Are Hot. Here’s Why.
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    If you purchased a new compact track loader last year, you weren’t alone. Industry statistics show CTLs represented a full 20% of all equipment units financed in 2014. What’s going on here? Compact track loaders cost more up front and have higher ownership costs than their cousins – skid steers and compact wheel loaders –

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  • All The Options Available from Freightliner Make For A Truly Customizable Truck
    All The Options Available from Freightliner Make For A Truly Customizable Truck
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    All vocational trucks must have some things in common. They have to be built tough, to withstand difficult working environments and long days. They have to be as low-maintenance as possible, to assure you’re making a cost-effective long-term investment. Freightliner has always lead the pack when it comes to building top-of-the-line trucks that work as

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  • Liebherr Attachments: Increase productivity with a Likufix attachment system
    Liebherr Attachments: Increase productivity with a Likufix attachment system
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    Have you checked out the Liebherr LIKUFIX attachment system yet? It’s designed for Liebherr excavators in the 26,000-88,000 lb. range and works with both manual and hydraulic attachments.
    Attachments extend the practical value of a piece of equipment, in turn boosting your on-the-job productivity and ultimate ROI. Because attachments make machines more versatile, you can

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  • Heavy Duty Trucks & The Construction Industry
    Heavy Duty Trucks & The Construction Industry
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    Here at Tracey Road Equipment, we know both the trucking and construction industries, so we see first-hand how the two are interconnected. In recent years, we have all seen tremendous changes in the design and manufacturing of heavy duty trucks, and we’ve noticed trends that can (or should) significantly impact the decisions you make when

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  • Daimler’s SuperTruck receives 115% efficiency improvement
    Daimler’s SuperTruck receives 115% efficiency improvement
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    Have you seen the latest SuperTruck update? If you missed the 2015 Mid-America Trucking Show that just concluded in Louisville, KY, you missed Daimler’s unveiling of their newest incarnation of the SuperTruck.
    They’re pretty excited about this vehicle, in large part because instead of merely reaching the government’s goal of a 50% improvement in freight

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  • Alliance Truck Parts Expanded Their Offerings With Clutch & Brake Drum Lines
    Alliance Truck Parts Expanded Their Offerings With Clutch & Brake Drum Lines
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    At the request of both customers and dealers, Alliance Truck Parts has expanded its line of clutches and brake drums. The additional parts are intended to better serve owners of medium-
    and heavy-duty truck owners.
    New medium-duty clutches
    Dealers were asking the company to carry clutches for newer engines, says Wayne Turner, aftermarket product marketing

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  • Meritor Introduces Tire Inflation System
    Meritor Introduces Tire Inflation System
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    One of the subjects that has received a lot of attention recently in the trucking industry is tires. They are expensive and, ultimately, consumable. The tires you choose and how you drive can dramatically affect your over-the-road fuel costs, not to mention the lifespan of the tires themselves. Now Meritor has introduced a new Tire

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