Does Global Warming & Climate Change Affect El Niño?

Rob discusses the impact of climate change and global warming on future El Niño and La Niña patterns.  Read further to find how large the impact can be… Global Warming & Climate Change Are Hot Topics: How Does It Affect Us? The debate over climate change and global warming is ‘heating up’ and a topic …


Why You Should Buy a Snow Plow at the End of the Season

Buying a Snow Plow at the End of the Season Saves You Big Money Think about it. If retailers have old inventory they have to Store the Inventory in a clean, safe place so it looks like new to the final customer six months from now Pay the manufacturer for the inventory on the shelves …


La Nińa Influences 2016/2017 Winter Snowfall Expectations

Meteorologist Rob Guariano reporting for a Snow Plow News weather update. In this episode, Rob forecasts the effects of La Nińa on winter 2016/2017. El Nińo And La Nińa Influences                             Depending upon where you live, the effects of El Nińo and …


Weather Buzzwords: El Nińo VS La Nińa

Meteorologist Rob Guariano reporting for a SnowPlowNews weather update. In this episode, Rob explains the difference in El Nińo and La Nińa. El Nińo And La Nińa Stir Up Global Weather   You’ve heard the phrases tossed around all over weather forecasts for years now: El Nińo and La Nińa. Both are complex weather patterns …


Bonnell Commander Series Multi-Purpose Truck Bodies

In this edition of Snow Plow News, we’ll take a look at Bonnell Industries, one of the leading distributors of truck equipment in the industry. Bonnell Industries began as a small home business in 1960. Over fifty-five years later, Bonnell is a quality manufacturing facility. While originally a welding service, they have grown into a …


Review & Compare Snow Plows: Western VS Hiniker

    You’ll find some excellent tools at Snow Plow News for keeping up with snow and ice industry news, reviews, weather, equipment and more! One of the great tools you’ll find for choosing a snow plow is our snow plow comparison charts. Let’s use that tool now to examine some of the big guns …


Iraq War Vet, Justin Anderson, Has A Unique Perspective On Proposed New Jersey Snow Plow Bill

The Northeast gets a lot of snow. Lake Effect areas are particularly susceptible to massive accumulations of the white stuff. Many of these areas have serious snow removal operations in place to keep the roads as clear as possible, but it’s quite a job. In a recent Snow Plow News Weather Update, Meteorologist Rob Guarino …


When Is Winter Ending? El Nino Isn’t Finished With Winter Just Yet.

Meteorologist Rob Guarino reporting from Lake Effect Land for a Snow Plow News weather update. Rob helps us count down the end of winter weather. What can we expect here on out? It’s that time of year when most of us start wondering how much winter we have left. Those folks who live in Lake …


Add Some Extra Green During Your Next Snow Plow Route

During the next snowstorm, pay attention to all of the driveways sitting full of snow as you pass by to your contract jobs. Those driveways will need attention at some point. Either Joe Homeowner has his own equipment, he’ll be out there doing it himself for 3 hours with a snow shovel, or he’ll be …


What’s the Difference Between Polar Vortex and Arctic Oscillation?

Meteorologist Rob Guarino reports for a SnowPlowNews weather update. Rob explains the major winter weather influences as parts of the country are hit with a blast of cold temperatures. We just heard the news that the groundhog did not see his shadow and yet here we are in the middle of a deep freeze. Was …


Why You Should Buy a Snow Plow at the End of the Season

Buying a Snow Plow at the End of the Season Saves You Big Money Think about it. If retailers have old inventory they have to Store the Inventory in a clean, safe place so it looks like new to the final customer six months from now Pay the manufacturer for the inventory on the shelves …


La Nińa Influences 2016/2017 Winter Snowfall Expectations

Meteorologist Rob Guariano reporting for a Snow Plow News weather update. In this episode, Rob forecasts the effects of La Nińa on winter 2016/2017. El Nińo And La Nińa Influences                             Depending upon where you live, the effects of El Nińo and …


Weather Buzzwords: El Nińo VS La Nińa

Meteorologist Rob Guariano reporting for a SnowPlowNews weather update. In this episode, Rob explains the difference in El Nińo and La Nińa. El Nińo And La Nińa Stir Up Global Weather   You’ve heard the phrases tossed around all over weather forecasts for years now: El Nińo and La Nińa. Both are complex weather patterns …


Bonnell Commander Series Multi-Purpose Truck Bodies

In this edition of Snow Plow News, we’ll take a look at Bonnell Industries, one of the leading distributors of truck equipment in the industry. Bonnell Industries began as a small home business in 1960. Over fifty-five years later, Bonnell is a quality manufacturing facility. While originally a welding service, they have grown into a …


Iraq War Vet, Justin Anderson, Has A Unique Perspective On Proposed New Jersey Snow Plow Bill

The Northeast gets a lot of snow. Lake Effect areas are particularly susceptible to massive accumulations of the white stuff. Many of these areas have serious snow removal operations in place to keep the roads as clear as possible, but it’s quite a job. In a recent Snow Plow News Weather Update, Meteorologist Rob Guarino …


Add Some Extra Green During Your Next Snow Plow Route

During the next snowstorm, pay attention to all of the driveways sitting full of snow as you pass by to your contract jobs. Those driveways will need attention at some point. Either Joe Homeowner has his own equipment, he’ll be out there doing it himself for 3 hours with a snow shovel, or he’ll be …


Why Snow Removal Contractors Care About This Lawsuit

            The views and opinions expressed in this article are strictly those of the author and are not necessarily the opinion of Snow Plow News or its related entities. Why Snow Removal Contractors Care About This Lawsuit You might not have even heard that two weeks ago a Federal Circuit …


Fisher Engineering Developing More Non-Truck Snow & Ice Applications

In this episode of SnowPlowNews, Mike Stevens visits with Andy McArdle of Fisher Engineering. They discuss the new strategies and line extensions that will allow Fisher to offer dealers more product line flexibility. Andy talks about Fisher’s desire to reach their current dealer base with new options for heavy non-truck equipment. Fisher Emphasizing Non-Truck: Skid-Steer, …


U.S. Army Veteran Turns His Wheelchair Into A Snow Plow

Looking for a little inspiration today after a long weekend of snow? Take a look at the following video by WOWT 6 News. Justin Anderson graduated from Bellevue West High School, Bellevue, Nebraska in 2002. Bellevue is about 8 miles south of Omaha and is considered part of the Omaha metro area. In 2003, Justin …


Blizzard Snow Plows: Truck & Non-Truck Snow Removal

In this episode of SnowPlowNews we hear from snow & ice industry leader, Blizzard, about their truck and non-truck product lines. Blizzard manufactures a well rounded line of snow & ice removal equipment for trucks, skid-steers, backhoes, loaders, and UTVs. They introduced the industries first hydraulically adjustable, expandable wing snow plow. Blizzard has distinguished itself …


Diesel drops 5.4 cents to $2.284; gasoline falls to $2.026

The U.S. average retail diesel price fell for the sixth consecutive week and to the lowest point this year, down 5.4 cents a gallon to $2.284.


Class 5-7 orders up 7% in November

Class 5-7 posted 18,850 net orders, a 7% y/y increase, according to the latest State of the Industry report, recently released by ACT Research Co. (ACT).


U.S. jobless claims fall from five-month high

The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits last week fell from a five-month high, suggesting sustained labor market healing that could lead to further Federal Reserve interest rate hikes next year.


U.S. housing starts rebound more than expected in November

After reporting a steep drop in new residential construction in the previous month, the Commerce Department released a report showing that U.S. housing starts rebounded by more than expected in the month of November.


Diesel sets new 6 1/2-year low at $2.338

The U.S. average retail diesel price fell for the fifth consecutive week, down 4.1 cents a gallon to $2.338, the Department of Energy reported.


Jobless claims in U.S. rose last week to a five-month high

Filings for U.S. unemployment benefits jumped last week to a five-month high, interrupting steady labor-market progress.


Class 5-7 demand remains solid

Solid orders continued for medium-duty Class 5-7 in November, with preliminary net orders of 18,700, according to ACT.


Senate, House pass final five-year highway bill

The U.S. House and Senate easily passed a five-year, $305 billion highway reauthorization bill that would reform a safety performance scoring program for motor carriers and pave the way for employers to rely on hair testing to screen prospective truckers.


GM to offer box delete option on all trucks

Customers who rely on Chevrolet and GMC trucks to get their work done can now modify all sizes of trucks with a “box delete” option.


Medium and heavy truck sales up 6% in October

Dealers sold 63,820 trucks with GVW ratings above 10,000 pounds during the month, up 6% from October 2014 (60,442) and 1% from September 2015 (63,143).


Bonnell Commander Series Multi-Purpose Truck Bodies

In this edition of Snow Plow News, we’ll take a look at Bonnell Industries, one of the leading distributors of truck equipment in the industry. Bonnell Industries began as a small home business in 1960. Over fifty-five years later, Bonnell is a quality manufacturing facility. While originally a welding service, they have grown into a …


Best-Selling Pickup Trucks: December 2015

All the big truck makers had a strong December to close out 2015, each with their own brand of incentive push.


Best Pickup Truck of 2016 Preview: 2016 Ram 3500

Our sixth and final preview focuses on the 2016 Ram 3500 Heavy Duty with the Cummins turbo-diesel.


Truckin Readers Rides

Awesome readers’ rides from Truckin fans; showing off what they can do on their own.


Happy New Year From PickupTrucks.com

The year 2016 will bring a lot of exciting news in the pickup truck world, and we’ll be there to cover all of those stories.


The Top 10 Stories on Truck Trend | 2015 Polaris Ranger Diesel | Arsenal of Democracy

The Top 10 Stories on Truck Trend | 2015 Polaris Ranger Diesel | Arsenal of Democracy and much more in this week in review.


GMC Canyon, Chevy Colorado diesels finally heading to dealers

Filed under: Plants/Manufacturing, Chevrolet, GM, GMC, Car Buying, Truck, Diesel Diesel versions of the Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon will start arriving at dealers soon after a delay in the original fall deliveries. Continue reading GMC Canyon, Chevy Colorado diesels finally heading to dealers GMC Canyon, Chevy Colorado diesels finally heading to dealers originally appeared …


Best Pickup Truck of 2016 Preview: 2016 Nissan Titan XD

The Titan XD breaks new ground in the middle of the 1500/150 and 2500/250 pickup truck segments.


Best Pickup Truck of 2016 Preview: 2016 GMC Sierra 1500

The GMC Sierra 1500/ Chevrolet Silverado 1500 get a new hood, grille and tailgate redesign for 2016.


All the Hyundai Santa Cruz needs now is the green light

Filed under: Hyundai, Crossover, Truck Hyundai has laid the groundwork to take the Santa Cruz pickup from concept to reality. Now all it needs is the green light from the head office in South Korea. Continue reading All the Hyundai Santa Cruz needs now is the green light All the Hyundai Santa Cruz needs now …