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November 1, 2012 - Article

Getting Into Vans: Commercial Van Market Hot & Heavy

The action in the commercial van market is getting hot and heavy. With pickup truck-like capabilities, improved fuel economy, and white space for branding, new and updated van offerings are attracting a new breed of business entrepreneurs.

October 25, 2012 - Article

Mercedes-Benz Showcases a Smorgasbord of Sprinters

Demonstrating its ability to fulfill the needs of a variety of businesses, at a recent media event in Chicago, the automaker invited several of its upfitters to display the many different faces of the Sprinter.

October 25, 2012 - Article

Truck Fleets Use Common 'Cents' to Save Dollars

In today’s era of tight budgets, truck fleet managers are using innovative ways from rightsizing to decreasing maintenance costs to shortcycling to save money and boost efficiency.

September 21, 2012 - News

FedEx and Nissan Expand Cooperative Testing of the 100% Electric Nissan e-NV200 to New Global Markets

HANOVER, GERMANY – Nissan unveiled the all-new 100-percent electric Panel Van version e-NV200 Concept, decorated with Nissan and FedEx graphics and logos.

September 12, 2012 - News

FMCSA Making Changes to Compliance Safety Accountability Program

WASHINGTON - One change includes redefining the definition of passenger carrier companies by adding carriers that operate for-hire 9-15 passenger vehicles and 16-plus passenger vehicles.

September 7, 2012 - News

Ford Unveils New Ford Transit and Transit Connect

AMSTERDAM – The wait is over. Ford Motor Company has unveiled the all-new Transit, which is set to replace the company’s E-Series vans in late 2013.

September 5, 2012 - News

VIDEO: Nissan Shows Walk-arounds of NV Cargo and Passenger Vans

The cargo van video focuses on the current body styles, mobile office options, seating features, storage locations and cargo system features.

July 25, 2012 - News

DHL Express Launches 100 Propane Autogas Vans for Pickup and Delivery Fleet

PLANTATION, FL – DHL Express, an international express services provider, announced the launch of 100 pickup and delivery vans fueled by clean, safe, and economical propane autogas.

July 6, 2012 - News

Quigley Transforms Nissan NV into 4X4

MANCHESTER, PA - Quigley Motor Company, a manufacturer of 4x4 full size van systems, announced the addition of the 4x4 Nissan NV Cargo and Passenger van to its product offerings.

July 1, 2012 - Article

Navigating the Changing Landscape of the Cargo Van Market

After decades of few models and even fewer options, the cargo van market is beginning to capture the attention and fill the needs of fleet managers.

June 29, 2012 - News

View the Recent Issue of Work Truck Magazine Online

TORRANCE, CA – Packed full of information for the Class 1-7 truck fleet market, the July/August issue of Work Truck magazine is available for viewing online.

June 29, 2012 - Article

Stat Sheet

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June 21, 2012 - News

Head-to-Head: Chevrolet 4500 Versus Ford E-450

DETROIT – GM Fleet and Commercial recently put its Chevrolet 4500 head-to-head with Ford’s E-450. GM put the vehicles through a series of tests, and recorded the results

June 13, 2012 - Article

ARS Technicians Get a Hoist with New Vehicle Lift

After making the switch to a new strap hoist vehicle lift, American Residential Services (ARS) has reduced technician injuries, increased productivity, lightened vehicle loads, and improved portability.

June 13, 2012 - Article

The Juggler: Big Apple Circus Takes the Show on the Road

Transporting the Big Apple Circus requires a big top’s worth of planning. Learn how Tom Larson and his crew take the show on the road.

May 17, 2012 - News

FedEx Express Says Its Fleet Is Nearing 2020 Fuel Efficiency Goal Early

MEMPHIS, TN -The FedEx Express fleet is now 16.6% more fuel efficient, through 2011, when compared to its average fuel efficiency in 2005 (the baseline for comparison).

May 7, 2012 - Article

Finding the Right Fuel-Efficient Fit

The growing number of fuel-efficient and alt-fuel offerings from OEMs and aftermarket upfitters for truck fleets give fleet managers more options than ever to manage fuel spend.

March 27, 2012 - News

Ford's All-New Transit Van to Offer Diesel Engine Choice

DETROIT – Ford announced it’s adding a diesel engine choice to its new 2014-MY Transit cargo and passenger van models, in addition to the 3.5L EcoBoost V-6 engine mentioned previously.

March 6, 2012 - News

Ford's Transit Will Debut in North America with a 3.5L EcoBoost Engine

INDIANAPOLIS – Ford’s Transit commercial van has received an upgrade even before its slated 2013 North American debut. The Transit will come equipped with the company’s award-winning, fuel-efficient 3.5L EcoBoost V-6 engine.

February 8, 2012 - News

Nissan Unveils All-New NV200 Compact Cargo Van in Chicago

CHICAGO - Nissan is offering the van in two models, the Nissan NV200 S and Nissan NV200 SV. The van is powered by a four-cylinder engine and comes in five exterior colors and one interior color.

February 8, 2012 - News

AT&T Orders 1,200 CNG-powered Chevrolet Express Vans

DETROIT - AT&T plans to take delivery of 1,200 Chevrolet Express compressed natural gas (CNG) dedicated cargo vans to be deployed to AT&T service centers nationwide. It is the largest-ever order of CNG vehicles from General Motors.

January 19, 2012 - News

Mercedes-Benz and Freightliner See Increase In Sprinter Van Sales in 2011

MONTVALE, NJ – Mercedes-Benz announced that its commercial van dealers, Daimler Vans USA and its combined network of both Mercedes-Benz and Freightliner Sprinter dealers, achieved a total of 16,577 vans sold, exceeding 2010’s sales of 8,559 units.

January 9, 2012 - News

Nissan Unveils Electric NV200 Commercial Van Concept in Detroit

DETROIT - Nissan said its e-NV200 Concept is a preview of a near-future production version of a full-electric vehicle. The automaker said it’s targeting the vehicle primarily for fleet use.

December 22, 2011 - News

Chrysler Shows New Ram Cargo Van Features, Details Customization Options

LOS ANGELES – Chrysler showed its new Ram Cargo Van at a media event in Los Angeles on Dec. 21, giving attendees the opportunity to check it out and drive it.

December 14, 2011 - News

BAF Secures CARB Certification for 2012 Ford Transit Connect

DALLAS - BAF, a wholly owned subsidiary of Clean Energy Fuels Corp. announced the company has received a CARB (California Air Resources Board) Executive Order (EO) for the 2012 dedicated CNG Ford Transit Connect.

November 16, 2011 - News

Nissan Serves Up a 'Taste of Innovation' with Food Truck Concepts

FRANKLIN, TN - The Grilled Cheese Truck and Coolhaus truck are teaming with Nissan to combine their innovative takes on two food classics - grilled cheese sandwiches and ice cream sandwiches - with a pair of custom-outfitted Nissan NV vans.

November 15, 2011 - News

ROUSH CleanTech Helps Clean Air at Wisconsin Airport

LIVONIA, MI - GO Riteway, Wisconsin's premier airport transportation provider, is operating 21 ROUSH CleanTech Ford E-350 vans fueled by propane autogas to serve as ground transportation vehicles for the General Mitchell International Airport.

November 8, 2011 - News

Nissan NV Passenger Van Gets Enhanced

FRANKLIN, TN - Just one year after its entry into the commercial vehicle business in North America with the Nissan NV commercial van series, Nissan is expanding the lineup with the debut in spring 2012 of a new NV3500 HD Passenger Van.

November 2, 2011 - News

XL Hybrids to Deliver Hybrid Electric Conversions

BOSTON- XL Hybrids, Inc. will begin conducting customer pilot tests of its hybrid powertrain technology with GM 2500 Series vans, including the Chevy Express and GMC Savana.

October 19, 2011 - News

Ford to Bring F-650 and F-750 Production to U.S.

DEARBORN, MI - In its announcement that the UAW has ratified a new four-year labor agreement with Ford, the automaker announced it plans to insource production of its F-650 and F-750 medium-duty trucks currently built in Escobedo, Mexico, to its Avon Lake, Ohio plant.

September 9, 2011 - News

Chrysler to Bring Fiat Doblo Van to U.S. As Ram in 2013

AUBURN HILLS, MI; ISTANBUL, TURKEY; TURIN, ITALY - Chrysler stated its Turkish joint-venture partner will invest more than $160 million in homologation and customer modifications for the U.S. and Canadian markets.

July 27, 2011 - News

Ford and Azure Dynamics to Add Hybrid Systems to F-Series Super-Duty Trucks

OAK PARK, MI - In collaboration with Ford , Azure Dynamic's plug-in hybrid technology will be initially integrated on Ford's F-Series Super Duty cab and chassis, the F-550, which is expected to be available in early 2013.

July 1, 2011 - News

Nissan Increases MSRP for 2012-MY NV Commercial Van Lineup

Nissan North America, Inc. (NNA) announced an interim pricing increase on 2012 Nissan NV commercial van models sold in the United States, effective immediately.

June 28, 2011 - News

FedEx Express Deploying 4,000 New Fuel-Efficient Vehicles

MEMPHIS, TN - The bulk of the new vehicles the company is placing into service are BlueTEC clean diesel Sprinter vans.

May 11, 2011 - News

Mercedes-Benz Opens 100th Sprinter Van Dealership

MONTVALE, NJ - Mercedes-Benz USA (MBUSA) announced that it has established its 100th Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Van dealership, bringing the total number of dealerships to 156 including the Freightliner Sprinter Van network.

May 3, 2011 - News

Nissan NV200 Selected for NYC Taxi Fleet

NEW YORK CITY – The New York City Taxi and Limousine Commission (TLC) has selected the Nissan NV200 as the exclusive taxi of New York City beginning in late 2013.

March 30, 2011 - Article

Sprinkles Delivers High-End Cupcakes with Mercedes Sprinter

The owners of Sprinkles Cupcakes designed and upfitted their eye-catching “Sprinklesmobile” to reflect the ¬image of the gourmet cupcake chain.

March 15, 2011 - Article

2012 Nissan NV Raises the Roof

Nissan’s first entry into the CV segment was designed to turn heads.

March 8, 2011 - News

BAF Technologies Launches New Line of Bi-Fuel Ford Vans & Pickups

DALLAS, TEXAS - Set for availability in May 2011, the new BAF offering includes bi-fuel Ford E-250/350 vans and F-250/350 pick-up trucks.

March 7, 2011 - News

ROUSH Ford E-Series Vans CARB Certified

PLYMOUTH TOWNSHIP, MI - ROUSH CleanTech announced that CARB has certified its fuel system for Ford E-Series passenger and cargo vans.

March 1, 2011 - Article

Can Pickup Bed Capsules Effectively Replace Cargo Vans?

Manufacturers that build pickup bed capsules discuss the advantages and limitations of the fiberglass-enclosed bodies and explain when fleets should consider replacing cargo vans with truck bed capsules.

February 14, 2011 - News

Chevrolet & GMC to Offer LPG Option for Cutaway Vans

General Motors will offer a liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) option for the 2012 Chevrolet Express and GMC Savana cutaway 3500 and 4500 vans.

February 1, 2011 - News

Frito-Lay Looking at Propane Autogas for Up to 2,000 Vehicles

PLYMOUTH TOWNSHIP, MI - Frito-Lay has partnered with ROUSH CleanTech to develop a liquid propane autogas conversion system for Ford E-350 dual rear-wheel cutaway chassis vehicles. Joe Gold, fleet asset and engineering manager at Frito-Lay North America, said there is potential within the Frito-Lay fleet to convert up to 2,000 gasoline-powered vehicles to propane autogas.

January 31, 2011 - News

Nissan Begins Production for All-New Nissan NV

FRANKLIN, TN - Nissan North America, Inc. (NNA) officially launched production of its all-new 2012 Nissan NV commercial van with Job One ceremonies at its expanded Canton, Miss., assembly facility.

January 12, 2011 - News

'Man Caves' Vehicle Fueled by Propane Autogas Showcased at International Builder's Show

PLYMOUTH TOWNSHIP, MI - ROUSHCleanTech's liquid propane-autogas-powered Ford E-350 cutaway van, featured on the DIY Network television show "Man Caves," will be showcased as Ford's presentation vehicle at the National Association of Home Builder's International Builders Show.

January 6, 2011 - News

Nissan Partners With Original Wraps to Personalize NV Commercial Van

NV customers will be able to create their own design and use their own logos through the Nissan Commercial Vehicle website, www.nissancommercialvehicles.com, beginning this month.

December 15, 2010 - News

Midway Specialty Vehicles Completes Project with Cleveland Metroparks

ELKHART, IN - Midway Specialty Vehicles, a provider of customized specialty vehicle conversions, recently completed a project with Cleveland Metroparks for customization of a 170-inch wheelbase extended dual rear wheel Sprinter.

December 7, 2010 - News

Ford & Azure Dynamics Mark Production and Delivery of First Transit Connect Electrics

DEARBORN, MI - Ford Motor Company and Azure Dynamics have begun shipping the first Ford Transit Connect Electrics to early customers in North America and to the United Kingdom for a demonstration project.

November 8, 2010 - Article

Selecting the Right Cargo Van for Your Fleet

The same van specs used for the past 10 years might not match fleet requirements today. Several steps are outlined to ensure the best cargo van is selected for fleet needs.

November 3, 2010 - News

Five Sprinter Models with Hundreds of Custom-Tailored Versions

MONTVALE, NJ - Daimler Vans USA is launching its fifth new Sprinter model – the Crew Van, which joins the Cargo Van, Passenger Van, MiniBus and Cab Chassis.

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