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Pros and Cons of Gas Vs. Diesel in Class 3-4 Trucks

Choosing between gasoline- or diesel-powered trucks requires striking the right balance between performance, fuel efficiency, and budget.

The new Warm Weather Atlas DEF Dispenser does not include a heated cabinet, which is required for locations that approach the DEF freeze point.

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Product Highlights: DEF Management

This month's product highlights features diesel exhaust fluid (DEF) management systems.

Idaho Youth Ranch's Gregg Crow said leasing new trucks was the best way to facilitate the nonprofit's plan to expand its distribution network.

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New Strategies for Managing Diesel Fleets

Soaring pump prices and new emissions controls have made running trucks and vans on diesel an expensive proposition. Learn how fleet managers and OEMs are responding to the high cost of lower emissions.

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Strategies for Dealing with Fuel Challenges

Fuel costs are a top concern nationwide, and more so for fleets whose operations require the use of larger, more fuel-consuming vehicles and equipment. Truck fleet managers share their strategies for dealing with escalating fuel costs.

<br />Sixty percent of a drive tire&#39;s fuel economy is derived from its tread<br />elements, said Donn Kramer, Goodyear Tire &amp;amp; Rubber Co. director of<br />marketing for commercial tires.

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The Drive (Tire) Toward Fuel Economy

Tread design tweaks help lower resistance.

Yokohoma’s 703ZL tires are included on the Environmental Protection Agency’s list of SmartWay-verified technologies.

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Tiremakers Go Green with SmartWay

EPA fuel efficiency designation is the hot thing in truck tires. While SmartWay-verified tires are mandated on heavy trucks, medium-duty fleets can also benefit from more fuel-efficient tires.

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Top 10 Most Viewed Stories in 2009

Top viewed stories included "What Fleet Managers Should Know About Diesel Particulate Filters," "Aftermarket Crew Cab Conversions Offered for Several Medium-Duty Trucks," and "Materials of Trade - Are You Sure You Know the Limits?"

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State of the Fleet Market Outside North America

Global Fleet Services is an international alliance of fleet management companies representing global regional markets. The alliance met in Spain to discuss fleet trends in Africa, Asia, Australia, and Latin America.

Jack Roush, chairman of ROUSH Enterprises (holding microphone), presented keys to the first production 2010 ROUSH liquid propane-injected Ford F-250 to Ferrellgas in June.

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GREEN FLEET: Propane Offers Fleets Powerful Performance

Roush Enterprises has worked with the Propane Education & Research Council to produce several propane models for fleets.

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Top 6 Fleet Trends in the Medium-Duty Truck Market

Medium-duty truck sales have declined sharply, as have resale values, due to the recession and the slowdown in new construction. Many fleets are extending service lives, which threatens to increase future maintenance costs.

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