Navistar launches new, more efficient truck
By Jason Cannon - December 7, 2014
Navistar unveiled Friday its ProStar ES, a truck the company bills as “the best fuel efficiency package in the industry.”
Navistar says its ProStar ES (short for efficiency specification), offers industry-leading aerodynamics, a drivetrain with advanced downspeeding and the most efficient rear axles in the industry.
In addition, it boasts the spec’ing expertise of International’s Performance Engineering Team and Navistar’s proprietary OnCommand Connection remote diagnostics system.
The 2015 Voucher Incentive Program guidelines are now available
The South Coast Air Quality Management District is now accepting applications for the 2015 On-Road Voucher Incentive Program (VIP). Please see these PDF's for the revised VIP Guidelines and Funding Matrices which were approved by CARB as of December 30, 2014. Key changes to this new version of the guidelines have to do with the funding matrices for retrofit and replacement projects. As a refresher, here are some of the key eligibility criteria under the current program:
- Fleets of 3 or fewer trucks are eligible to participate
- Fleets must be in compliance with the Truck & Bus Regulation at time of application submittal (must provide copy of TRUCRS Report to validate compliance status)
- Vehicles with a GVWR greater than 14,000 lbs are eligible to participate (Class 4 through Class 8 trucks are eligible)
If you have any questions, please contact the VIP Program Project Officer, Ash Nikravan at (909) 396-3260 or via email.
“Truck Stop” from CEPA / CARB
All diesel fueled trucks, buses, trailers and transportation refrigeration units operating in California, including those based out of state, have requirements to reduce air pollution and improve the state's overall air quality. [Read More]
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