Caterpillar customers can pay for parts, service and rentals participating Cat dealers using AccessAccount, the company's revolving charge account, which offers an online payment option. To apply for an account, go to www.cataccessaccount.com
As part of a joint venture with Dongfeng Motor Co., Cummins will build a heavy-duty 13-liter engine line in China beginning in 2009. The fully electronic powerplant, rated between 400 and 545 hp., will meet all global emissions standards.
Phillips Industries is offering a STA-DRY Anti-Corrosive Products Spec Guide to help customers choose products that will minimize the effects of wintertime road chemicals. For a copy, call 800-597-7757.
Kenworth Truck Co. is offering Extended Day Cab and AeroCab sleepers, including the 38-in AeroCab, as new options for its T800 wide hood tractors. www.kenworth.com
Autocar LLC has chosen Allison automatics as the exclusive transmission for its vehicles.
Peterbilt Truck Models is a new 46-pg, full-color brochure showcasing the OEM's Class 6-8 lineup. Go to www.peterbilt.com or call 800-552-0024 and request PET-7113.