NACV
Business, Equipment

Daimler, Volvo Execs Praise Inaugural NACV Show

Volvo's Magnus Koeck Koeck by John Sommers II for Transport Topics

ATLANTA — North American executives from Daimler Trucks and Volvo Group offered an early post-event endorsement of the North American Commercial Vehicle Show just ended.

Jonathan S. Reiskin | Associate News Editor
October 2, 2017
Business

Inaugural NACV Draws Top Fleet Execs, Praise

NACV floor scene John Sommers II for Transport Topics

ATLANTA — North American truck makers and their customers wrapped up the first of a new option for shopping for and even buying Class 8s, with manufacturers producing large, elaborate displays for a limited number of high-probability buyers: top fleet executives.

Jonathan S. Reiskin | Associate News Editor
September 28, 2017
Editorial

Editorial: The First Swing at Bat

The inaugural North American Commercial Vehicle Show was marked by big swings from truck manufacturers, both in terms of their displays, and in what they had to say.

Transport Topics
September 28, 2017
Business

Lots of Rapid Change Seen for Trucking, Truck Making

Meritor's Jay Craig Craig by John Sommers II for Transport Topics

ATLANTA — While trucking and truck making have changed significantly since deregulation in 1980 and even during this century, there will be no period of stasis and consolidation for the industry, as more change is expected quickly, executives said.

Jonathan S. Reiskin | Associate News Editor
September 28, 2017
Business

2017 NACV Show

Photos from the inaugural North American Commercial Vehicle Show at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta Sept. 25-28, 2017.

Transport Topics
September 8, 2017
Business, Equipment

Inaugural NACV to Focus on Equipment Sales — And Being a Different Show From MATS

Cummins engine Bloomberg News

The inaugural North American Commercial Vehicle Show is due to open later this month in Atlanta and is shaping up to be very different from the rival Mid-America Trucking Show: smaller but richer — and with an obsessive focus on equipment sales.

Jonathan S. Reiskin | Associate News Editor
September 7, 2017
Business, Equipment

Mack to Unveil New Highway Model in September

Mack will unveil newest highway truck in September Mack/YouTube

Mack’s newest highway truck will debut Sept. 13. The vehicle will be on display at the North American Commercial Vehicle Show in Atlanta Sept. 25-28.

Transport Topics
July 10, 2017
Business

Trailer Makers Clarify 2017 Truck Show Plans

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North America’s three largest trailer makers clarified their marketing plans for 2017, with the manufacturers announcing separately how they will split their appearances between the venerable Mid-America Trucking in Louisville, Kentucky, and the inaugural North American Commercial Vehicle Show in Atlanta.

Jonathan S. Reiskin | Associate News Editor
October 19, 2016
Business

Volvo, Mack to Exhibit at 2017 NACV; Volvo to Skip MATS

ALLENTOWN, Pa. — Volvo Group’s two North American operating companies have agreed to exhibit at the North American Commercial Vehicle Show in Atlanta a year from now and will either reduce or suspend their connection with the Mid-America Trucking Show in 2017.

Jonathan S. Reiskin | Associate News Editor
September 6, 2016