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Fisher Engineering Manager Receives Snow Professional Designation

The product marketing manager for Douglas Dynamics Inc. has earned his Certified Snow Professional (CSP) designation from the Snow and Ice Manufacturers Association (SIMA), the company announced.

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Willison Products Releases Fupro Diesel Fuel Filtration System

Willison Products is releasing its Fupro diesel filtration system that's designed to detect and prevent water from entering the fuel injection system while purifying fuel to 2 Microns, according to the company.

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Nissan Announces Pricing for 2014 NV200 Cargo Van

Nissan's 2014 NV200 cargo van gets a base price of $20,240, a $250 increase from the initial 2013 model introduced a year ago.

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Nissan Announces Pricing for 2014 NV Van

Nissan has set pricing for its full-size 2014 NV passenger and cargo van for a vehicle that has arrived at dealerships. The Nissan NV's base price increases $250 to $25,670 for the cargo version with a standard roof.

Freightliner said it will be the first to offer the FuelSense features on its M2-106 medium-duty trucks.

Freightliner Offers Allison's FuelSense to Improve Fuel Efficiency

Freightliner will be the first to offer Allison Transmission's new FuelSense fuel-efficiency features that deliver up to 15 percent savings for certain truck applications and 20% for city buses compared to its current base-line fully automatic, "constant power" products.

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Isuzu Introduces Diesel N-Series Models

Isuzu Commercial Truck of America has unveiled its lineup of 2014 and 2015 model year N-Series diesel models and announced that it would extend its 24 Months/60,000 Miles Covered Maintenance Program to all the diesel models sold through June 30.

Ford to Build 2016 F-650/F-750 Medium-Duty Trucks in Ohio

Ford announced production of its all-new 2016 F-650 and F-750 medium-duty trucks will shift from Mexico to Ohio Assembly Plant starting early next year, with the trucks on sale in spring 2015.

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E-85 Fueling Growth Slows, Feds Report

Growth in the number of E-85 fueling stations has slowed since 2011, as demand has fallen for the higher-blend ethanol fuel blend, according to federal data.

Photo of European version of Sprinter 4x4 courtesy of Mercedes-Benz.

Mercedes-Benz to Sell Sprinter 4x4 in U.S.

Mercedes-Benz will offer the four-wheel drive version of its Sprinter full-size van in the U.S. in early 2015, following its initial introduction in Europe, the automaker has announced.

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Propane FedEx Vehicles to Serve New York

FedEx will deploy its first propane autogas delivery vehicle developed in a partnership with ROUSH CleanTech later this year, the company announced Thursday at the Work Truck Show in Indianapolis.

Ford Launches Online Parts Giveaway for Fleet Administrators

The Right Right Right sweepstakes is designed to show installers and fleet administrators just how easy it is to do business on FordParts.com.

Photo of E-450 stripped chassis courtesy of Ford.

XL Hybrids Adds Powertrain for Ford E-Series Vans

XL Hybrids has developed a gasoline-electric hybrid powertrain for Ford E-Series cutaway and stripped chassis vans, the vehicle modifier announced at the Work Truck Show in Indianapolis.

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UPS to Add $70M in Propane Autogas Vehicles, Fueling

United Parcel Service will invest $70 million to purchase 1,000 propane autogas delivery trucks and install 50 fueling stations at UPS sites to support them, the company announced today.

Photo of 2015 Chevrolet Tahoe (left) and Suburban courtesy of GM.

2015 Chevrolet Tahoe, Suburban Pricing Announced

General Motors has released retail pricing for the 2015 Chevrolet Tahoe and Suburban, which are expected to arrive at dealerships by April 1.

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Mitsubishi Fuso Introduces Higher-GVWR Class 3 Work Truck

Mitsubishi Fuso Truck of America (MFTA) introduced its 2015 Canter FE130 cabover work truck, which increases payload capacity over the earlier FE125 model, at the NTEA Work Truck Show in Indianapolis.

Spireon’s FleetLocate Solution Now Available Through Sprint Network

Spireon and Sprint have partnered to provide Spireon’s FleetLocate-branded mobile resource management (MRM) solutions to fleet operators utilizing the Sprint network.

Following the announcement of GM and Telogis&amp;rsquo; partnership to provide a fleet telematics solution on GM products (l-r) Paul Loewer, commercial product manager for GM; David Lohmeier, manager of new business for OnStar; Amy Hart Phillips, VP, OEM business for Telogis; Ed Peper, U.S. VP, Fleet &amp;amp; Commercial for GM; and Mark Wallin, VP product management for Telogis pose for posterity.

GM, Telogis Partner on Fleet Telematics

Telogis will integrate its location intelligence platform into General Motors' OnStar telematics system under a new partnership announced today at the Work Truck Show in Indianapolis.

Michael Cerilli, Navistar International&#39;s VP of marketing, receives the award from Lauren Fletcher, Work Truck Magazine&#39;s managing editor.

2014 Medium-Duty Truck of the Year Named

The International TerraStar 4x4 was selected as Work Truck magazine's 2014 Medium-Duty Truck of the Year. The award was presented at the 2014 NTEA Work Truck Show in Indianapolis.

FirstEnergy Adds Crew Status to Outage Maps

FirstEnergy's 24/7 Power Center outage maps now display the status of crews restoring service after a power outage for several of the company's utilities, including Toledo Edison, Jersey Central Power & Light, and Potomoc Edison.

Photo of ISL G natural gas engine courtesy of Cummins Westport.

Cummins Recalling 25K Natural Gas Engines for Fire Risk

The recall affects Cummins Westport ISL G and ISX12 G engines, which are used in a variety of commercial vehicles as well as public transit and school buses.

XL Hybrids Named 'Energy Innovation Pioneer' by IHS Energy

XL Hybrids was given the recognition for its hybrid electric powertrain technology for commercial vans and trucks. IHS Energy said the powertrain system is "highly scalable and significantly reduces fuel consumption."

Photo of medium-duty 2016 beverage truck courtesy of Ford.

Ford's Gaseous-Prep F-650, F-750 Expand NGV Market

Ford's gaseous-prep V-10 engine for its redesigned 2016 F-650 and F-750 trucks offers a forward-thinking option that will open up new fleet markets, vehicle modifiers told AutomotiveFleet.com.

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EPA Tightens Vehicle Emission and Fuel Standards

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has raised standards for new-vehicle emissions and required lower sulfur content for gasoline beginning in 2017 under its Tier 3 regulation, the agency announced Monday.

Photo of 2016 F-650 courtesy of Ford.

Ford Redesigns F-650, F-750 Trucks for 2016

Ford introduced redesigned 2016 F-650 and F-750 medium-duty trucks at the Work Truck Show in Indianapolis today that offer improved towing capabilities and a factory gaseous-prep V-10 engine.

IPAF Hits Half a Million Valid PAL Cards Worldwide

A valid PAL Card is international proof that the cardholder has been trained to operate powered access equipment safely and effectively. The International Powered Access Federation's (IPAF) organizes the voluntary safety program.





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