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.


August 20, 2013



Industry News & Trends


Trucking Times TV:

A Closer Look At The Higher Towing Capacity Products Now Available From Curt
Fayne Peck from Curt points out the features of the company's newest XD+ and CD+ hitches that have a higher towing capacity and greater tongue-weight capability. Payne also shows us the features on the company's double lock goose-neck hitch that comes with a center-locator installation tool that saves time and eliminates the need to measure for drilling.  View the video...




TTM Exclusive:

How Naked Trucks Create Aftermarket Opportunities
Tim Williams from Penda Corp. gives some tips on how truck accessory retailers and restylers can take advantage of the growing commercial market with the abundance of plain trucks on dealer lots.  "Now that some OE manufacturers have decontented their vehicles to get them into the marketplace, it’s definitely an opportunity for the aftermarket." Read more...







July/August 2013 Cover Truck:

Unveiling SLP's Methods To Getting Lots Of Horsepower From The 2014 Chevy Silverado
We take a closer look at how SLP manages to add power to the new 2014 Chevy Silverado, with packages that can produce up to 700 horsepower! Read more...




New Products





AMP Research PowerStep For 2014 Chevy Silverado 1500
AMP Research now offers its popular PowerStep™ running boards for the new 2014 model Chevy Silverado and GMC Sierra 1500 series pickup trucks. Read more...









Aries Pro Series Grill Guards
Aries now offers a Pro Series grille guard that features a built-in crossbar that accommodates a variety of LED light bars for a unique, streamlined appearance on trucks and SUVs. Read more...





CORSA Performance Exhaust For 2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT-8
CORSA now offers a cat-back performance exhaust system for the 6.4L, V-8 2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT-8. The system features the company's patented Reflective Sound Cancellation Technology (RSC), and features a straight-through 2.75-inch, nonrestrictive design that removes the OEM valves, to improve performance and fuel economy. Read more...




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