March 26, 2014
/PRNewswire/ -- Navistar, Inc. is showcasing its full Class 8 vehicle portfolio with a blend of MaxxForce
and Cummins engines this week at the Mid-America Trucking Show in
The company's International
with Cummins ISX15 engine, which was bestowed the American Truck Dealers (ATD) 2014 Heavy-Duty Commercial Truck of the Year award, will also be featured along with OnCommand™ Connection diagnostics demonstrations.
"We are producing the best products that we have ever offered and we are gaining recognition for it from the industry," said
, president of North America Truck and Parts for Navistar. "At this time last year, Navistar was starting its SCR transition with on-time launches of both the ProStar with ISX and the ProStar with MaxxForce 13. Today, it is incredibly satisfying to say that the very first of our SCR products has been named ATD 2014 Truck of the Year."
Navistar began its Class
with the on-time launch of the International
ProStar with Cummins ISX15. Today, the company's portfolio of heavy-duty trucks also includes the International
5900 Set-Back Axle and International 9900i with the Cummins ISX15 engine as well as the International ProStar, PayStar
with the MaxxForce
13 engine with SCR.
The company initiated its SCR medium-duty product transition in late 2013 with the on-time launches of the International
and IC Bus™ CE Series school buses with the Cummins ISB 6.7 liter engine. The company's propriety 9- and 10-liter engines with SCR will be available exclusively on the International DuraStar and International WorkStar vehicles beginning this summer.
This week at Mid-America, Navistar will also highlight new OnCommand Connection remote diagnostics system capabilities. The company's diagnostics system is designed to increase vehicle uptime and provide increased fleet management efficiency for fleets throughout
. In addition to supporting quicker repairs and controlling maintenance and repair costs, OnCommand Connection is the first single remote diagnostics portal to use an open architecture system with fleets' existing telematics providers.
Navistar International Corporation (NYSE: NAV) is a holding company whose subsidiaries and affiliates produce International
brand commercial and military trucks, MaxxForce
brand diesel engines, IC Bus
brand school and commercial buses. The company's subsidiaries and affiliates also produce truck and diesel engine service parts. Another affiliate offers financing services. Additional information is available at
SOURCE Navistar, Inc.