This is the Trucking Times Aftermarket Update, featuring links to exclusive editorial material and select business resources for the benefit of Trucking Times magazine subscribers.


February 26, 2013


Industry News & Trends


Trucking Times TV Features Bedslide's Newest Products

At the 2012 SEMA Show, we caught up with Bob Mylenek at Takit Inc., who demonstrated the features of the model 1000 PRO-SE Bedslide, as well as explaining the company's focus on new dealer programs. View the video here.







Testing Toyo's new Open Country AT-II Tire

Work and fleet truck owners are always looking for an advantage. So when Toyo came out with it's newest all-terrain tire that lasts longer and is quieter on the highway, we needed to check it out. Read more...





Tips On Working With Dealers To Restyle Trucks

Studies show the "wow" factor moves vehicle sales. Upgrading vehicles on dealer showroom floors can mean more business for truck restylers. Read more...


Cequent Performance Wins 2012 Vendor Partner Award

Cequent Performance Products was presented with a 2012 Vendor Partner Award at the 2013 NTP Distribution Trade-show and Conference. Read more...




Dodge Ram 1500 To Get Diesel Engine

Dodge announced that it will offer a 3,0 liter V-6 diesel engine to the 1500 Ram later this year. The engine is rated at 240 horsepower and 420 lbs.-ft. of torque. Read more...




New Products






T-Rex X-Metal Dodge Ram Grille

T-Rex now offers a way to give your customers with a 2013 Dodge Ram, a new look that will set these vehicles apart in your showroom. Read more...







Royal Purple Maxfilm Lubricant

This new lubricant can be used in a variety of applications to provide lubrication and corrosion resistance. Read more...






Ron Francis Alternator Wiring Kit

Ron Francis offers new alternator wiring kits, that make it easy to upgrade your customer's alternator to a more powerful unit. Read more...






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