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.


July 30, 2013


Industry News & Trends




Extended Production Run For Jeep Wrangler May Lead To Greater Rise In Aftermarket Parts And Sales
According to a recent report by the Detroit News, Chrysler plans to extend the production of the current Jeep JK Wrangler. According to the news source, the JK will be in production until 2018, giving it an 11-year model run.  Read more...






Doug Anderson Appointed As Cequent Visual Media Specialist
Doug Anderson has joined the Cequent Performance Products (CPP) Training team in the newly created position of Visual Media Specialist. Read more...







GM Recalls 2014 Chevy Silverado Pickups
Last week, GM announced a recall of 900 of it's new 2014 Chevy and GMC 1500 series pickups. The voluntary recall is in regards to the passenger airbag sensor, that may not operate properly in an accident. Read more...










Steve McQueen's 1952 Chevy Pickup Goes To Auction
According to Mecum Auctions, Steve McQueen owned this 1952 Chevy one-ton long bed pickup since 1978, and will soon go up for auction. Read more...






New Products





Hellwig Rear Sway Bar For 2014 GM 1500 Pickups
Hellwig released its rear sway bar for 2WD and 4WD 2014 GM 1500 Silverado and Sierra pickup trucks. Read more...










CTEK MUS 3300 Battery Charging  System
The MUS 3300 from CTEK is a new battery charger that allows owners to outfit all their 12 volt equipment with an easy access charging port that makes connecting to the charger fast and safe. Read more...








Maradyne Texas Twister Lightweight Fan
Maradyne High Performance Fans has released its new Texas Twister fan designed for weight-conscious drivers seeking to lower drag and improve engine performance. Read more...







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