News & Events

News & Events

The New International MV Series - An Uptime Champion Designed to Work Harder All Day, Every Day

The MV Series launch completes the company’s Project Horizon product refresh, and reflects that initiative’s improved cab design, along with the same driver-centric enhancements already launched in Class 8 vehicles. The MV Series was designed from the inside out with the goal of delivering a truck that is easily configurable to produce maximum output day in and day out. View newly released video footage.

International Trucks Unveils the International® MV™ Series

New Medium-Duty Truck Completes Entire Company Product Portfolio Refresh - Official Press Release

Customer Testimonial - International LT with A26 ERL Intermodal

The International LT with A26 has NO LIMITS. The ERL Intermodal is ahead of the competition – hauling extra-heavy loads with zero downtime. With the perfect balance between fuel economy and power – you have to read this testimonial!

Customer Testimonial - International A26 in Action

Coast to coast performance – International A26 engine is reliable and fuel efficient, for problem-free freight transportation. The A26 engine is now inside International LT and RH Series trucks, contact your International dealer today!

This is the new International truck.

A company that is moving forward. Setting a new course for the road ahead. With the best product quality in our history and the industry's newest line-up that puts the driver first.

Navigating Safety and Compliance in 2018

Do you need help to manage fleet safety? Are you current with the latest Motor Carrier Safety Regulations and the FMCSA's Motor Carrier Assessment Program - CSA? Attend our free seminar! Register today to take advantage of this unique opportunity.

2018 ConEx Show

Don't miss this Milwaukee trade show! If you're in the construciton, landscape, nursery or municipal business and operate commerical truck equipment mark your calendars for February 7th and 8th!  Lakeside will be showcasing the new International HV. If you're responsible for construction, road maintenance or landscaping - plan to attend.  Free admission to the show. $6 parking.  See you at booth #526!

The New International

Welcome to the new International Truck. WATCH video! This is uptime, like never before

International LT Series with A26 Engine Fuel Efficiency Test

The numbers speak for themselves. The International LT with A26 engine is miles ahead of competitor models.  Take a look at the fuel efficiency testing conducted by PIT Group on the A26 performance.

Invested in the Trades I Invested in the Future

The leadership team and employees of Lakeside International Trucks look forward to supporting SkillsUSA Wisconisin in 2018. "We are committed to supporting the skilled trades and this national competition as a way to promote the diesel technician profession and to support the young students and their future," said Rob Durham, Lakeside Director of Human Resources and SkillsUSA Diesel Chair for the state of Wisconsin.

Idealease honors top dealers

Idealease, Inc., has awarded 26 Idealease locations in the U.S. Canada and Mexico with the prestigious ONE Idealease Elite award, and 56 Idealease locations earned ONE Idealease status, for 2017.

Why I like Lakeside.

See what employees are saying about working at Lakeside International Trucks.

Competition opportunity for students to market skills to future employers

For a time Wednesday morning at the Alliant Energy Center, surrounded by hundreds of young people, Caleb Wojtalewicz felt like he was at his job in Stevens Point. He was asked to troubleshoot an electrical problem with a front-end loader.

International Truck Launches 12.4l A26 Engine

Born from a new way of thinking and designed with uptime in its DNA. International Truck today launched the International® A26 engine, a powerful new 12.4-liter engine designed to provide industry-leading uptime to the Class 8 market. Driven by a commitment to deliver customer uptime, the A26 was developed through an initiative called Project Alpha, which brought together a new team of the industry's foremost powertrain engineers.

Badgerland Idealease Hosts 2017 Safety Seminar

Badgerland Idealease is sponsoring a private truck fleet safety and compliance seminar called, “Transportation Innovation: Leading the Way to Improve Safety and Compliance” on Tuesday, April 4, 2017 at Marcus Majestic Cinema location at 770 Sprindale Road, Waukesha, WI 53186. The one-day seminar will help private truck fleet professionals maintain a safe fleet, provide safety training to their managers, reduce violations and accidents, and satisfy annual Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) compliance requirements.

Wisconsin Construction Municipal & Landscape Expo (formerly ConEx)

Please be sure to stop by the Lakeside booth #526 on February 8th and 9th to check out the latest International truck equipment and features.  This is a great industry show for business owners, fleet managers and professionals in Construction, Landscaping, Nursery, Municipal, Environmental, Property Management and Saftey. 

Lakeside Hosts WMCA December Board Meeting

Lakeside was honored to host the WMCA December Board Meeting at their Madison dealership location on Wednesday, December 14th.  Supporting the transportation industry through the WMCA is important to Lakeside. Having the opportunity to host the board members in our newest dealership location was a great privledge. From across the state, over 40 members were in attendance for the last meeting of the year. 

2016 Lakeside Customer Holiday Luncheons

Enjoy great food and company at 1 of our 8-Customer Holiday Luncheons!  For over a quarter of a century, Lakeside International Trucks has hosted annual Customer Holiday Luncheons for customers in Wisconsin. What started out as an annual event hosted by Lakeside employees at a single dealership location in Milwaukee, has turned into a larger, catered event across 8-locations, in two states. 

Janesville Gazette: Lakeside International Trucks to Open New Janesville Location

JANESVILLE—Lakeside International Trucks has announced plans to open a new facility Nov. 1 on Kennedy Road that's within the line of sight of semitrailer truck drivers passing by on Interstate 90/39.

Lakeside, a Milwaukee-based international semitrailer truck and large truck dealership, would move to the Kennedy Road service facility and sales location from the building it has leased for a decade on Bell Street on Janesville's north side.

Lakeside International to Open New Janesville Location in November

Lakeside International Trucks, a local International® Truck dealership, will open the doors to their newest location at 3850 Kennedy Road in Janesville, Wisconsin on Tuesday, November 1, 2016. The new Janesville location has a footprint of just under 10,000 sq. ft. with increased highway exposure to attract regional and national highway drivers. It is located on the same highway exit and less than a mile away from the current Janesville dealership which will be a convenient transition for current customers.

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