The American Truck Dealers (ATD) has announced seven nominees for the 2014 ATD Commercial Truck of the Year, an annual award recognizing the top truck entries in the heavy-duty and medium-duty categories.

According to ATD, the heavy-duty (Class 8) nominees include International ProStar with Cummins ISX15, Kenworth T880 Vocational Truck with PACCAR MX-13 engine and Peterbilt Model 579. The medium-duty (Class 3-7) nominees include Hino 195h-DC, International TerraStar 4x4, Kenworth Class 6 K370 Cabover and Peterbilt Model 220.

The winners will be announced Sunday Jan. 26 during the 2014 ATD Convention & Expo. These winners will be determined by a panel of journalists who test drove and evaluated the trucks at the Manheim’s auction site in Orlando, Fla., on Oct. 18. Judging categories include innovation, design, safety and driver satisfaction.

For more information on the 2014 ATD convention, visit