LISLE IL — Navistar International Corp. (NYSE: NAV) today announced a second quarter 2018 net income of $55 million, or $0.55 per diluted share, compared to a second quarter 2017 net loss of $80 million, or $0.86 per diluted share.
NIAGARA FALLS, ONT CANADA — At the Canadian Pupil Transportation Conference (CPTC) trade show, Blue Bird featured its exclusive, all-electric type D and A buses for attendees to preview. Today, at the conclusion of the event, Blue Bird hosted the Blue Bird Experience, a customer ride-and-drive featuring a full line-up of Blue Bird’s class-leading products and services. School buses in the ride-and-drive event included buses powered by electric, gasoline, diesel and propane engines. In showcasing the widest range of powertrain offerings in the industry, transportation leaders from across North America have the power of choice when they select Blue Bird buses for their fleet, with every fuel type available.
It’s the oldest joke in the sales business: “Good, fast and inexpensive. Pick any two.” But, two out of three isn’t enough for school bus fleet managers and mechanics, especially when it comes to essential parts like radiators.
FARMINGTON HILLS MI — MAHLE Service Solutions is introducing three products in a new line of ShopPRO Commercial Wireless Mobile Column Lifts that feature a wireless communication system and a 10-inch touch screen graphic control system. Capable of lifting a variety of commercial vehicles, these lifts have no external wires or cords, making it easy to set-up and move where needed to complete vehicle repairs—both inside and outside the shop. The lifts can be used at a full operating lift height of 69 inches.
ATLANTA — Navistar today showcased its future vision for the ReNEWed® remanufactured components business, by unveiling a new brand identity representing its mission to deliver higher value through better uptime. Navistar also announced plans to expand its product line-up in 2018, while it is also expanding the portfolio of its Fleetrite® private label parts business.
FORT VALLEY, GA. — Blue Bird, North America’s leading school bus manufacturer, announced that as of January 1, they will continue to offer the industry’s best warranty for their Allison Transmission equipped diesel buses in 2018. The warranty coverage—which includes 7 years, unlimited miles—was also offered in 2017, and is applicable to all Blue Bird buses using the Allison Transmission 2500 and 2550 Pupil Transportation Series™ models. These Allison transmissions carry a comprehensive warranty, which covers 100 percent of parts and labor.
STEVENSVILLE MD — Heavy duty vehicle lift leader Stertil-Koni has announced the introduction of a new series of universal multipurpose fork adapters engineered to increase the versatility, utility and performance of the company’s very popular mobile column lifts.