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Fleet Helps Drive PG&E Corporate Sustainability

PG&E recently released it 2014 Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability Report, highlighting its progress and commitment to sustainability, including a breakdown of its fleet operations.

2014 GMC Sierra 1500 (PHOTO: General Motors)

GMC Sierra Clocks Fastest 2014 Truck Order-to-Delivery

The GMC Sierra truck lineup logged the fastest order-to-delivery (OTD) time among trucks in the 2014 model-year, averaging 55 days, a one-day improvement over 2013 figures.

Florida's NGV Incentive Program Fuels Job Growth

Florida's $4.7 million in rebates to fund construction of natural gas vehicle fueling stations has created 1,820 jobs and $68 million in wages since it went into effect on Jan. 1, according to the Florida Natural Gas Vehicle Coalition (FNGVC).

Photo of 2014 Dodge Grand Caravan courtesy of Chrysler.

Dodge Grand Caravan Earns Top Van OTD for 2014-MY

Chrysler's Dodge Grand Caravan minivan logged the fastest order-to-delivery time among vans in the 2014 model-year, averaging 55 days from when an order was placed to when the vehicle arrived at a dealer's lot.

FedEx Ground says since 2011, it has only contracted with incorporated businesses that treat their drivers as employees. Photo: FedEx Ground

Kansas Court Rules FedEx Drivers Are Employees

The Kansas Supreme Court has ruled that a group of about 500 drivers working for FedEx Ground had been misclassified as independent contractors instead of employees.

Cleveland Utilities Reminds Drivers to 'Move Over'

Cleveland Utilities is ramping up its efforts to keep workers safe. The utility recently added “move over” bumper stickers to its fleet, as a visual reminder to drivers on top of the flashing lights, cones, and signs.

Fresh off the trails of the rugged Alaskan terrain, Nissan's "Project Titan" makes its public debut at the State Fair of Texas in Dallas. The one-off Nissan Titan PRO-4X will be on display for fans through Sunday, October 19 inside the Centennial Building located inside Gate 2.  (PHOTO: Nissan)

Nissan's Project Titan Returns Home

The crowd-sourced 2014 Nissan Titan and its Wounded Warrior Project Alumni pilots are welcomed home at the State Fair of Texas.

Photo of Ram ProMaster courtesy of Chrysler Group.

Chrysler Recalls Ram ProMaster Vans

The vans were assembled with head restraints that may exceed the allowable gap between an occupant’s head and the restraint.

Medium-Duty Engines Coming from Detroit

SAN DIEGO -- Daimler Trucks North America announced that it will offer Detroit medium-duty engines beginning in 2016, and that itss entire product line-up, including vehicles equipped with the DD5 and DD8, will meet GHG17 standards early.

Fleet Safety Video Tip: Dealing With Hail Storms

Here is some advice on what steps drivers can take to stay safe and protect their vehicle in a major hail storm.

Photo of 2014 Outback courtesy of Subaru.

Subaru Outback Showed Fastest Fleet Car OTD for 2014-MY

The Subaru Outback earned the distinction of having the fastest order-to-delivery (OTD) time in the 2014 model-year, averaging 43 days from the time an Outback order was placed with the OEM to when the vehicle was delivered to a dealer.

Economic Watch: Unemployment Falls; Manufacturing, Construction Slows

Both the trucking industry and the overall economy added jobs in September, pushing the unemployment rate down below 6% for the first time since July 2008 and hitting its lowest level in six years.

The 2015 Chevrolet Colorado debuted last November at the Los Angeles Auto Show. Photo by Steve Fecht for Chevrolet.

Air Bag Defect Halts Sale of Colorado, Canyon Pickups

General Motors tells its dealers they must fix the problem before selling any more 2015-MY Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon trucks. A formal safety recall is imminent.

September Class 5-7 medium-duty truck order volume was up 9 percent year-over-year. (PHOTO of F-650, FORD MOTOR CO.

Demand Up for Class 5-7 Trucks in September

Demand for Class 5-7 medium-duty trucks was up 3 percent in September versus August, and up 9 percent over same time last year.

Photo of 2014 Chevrolet Silverado HD courtesy of General Motors.

GM Recalls Trucks, SUVs for Chassis-Control System

The automaker’s 70th recall of this year includes 2014-MY Chevrolet Silverado HD and GMC Sierra HD pickup trucks.

Photo courtesy of Peterbilt.

Dana Spicer Axle Now Compatible With Peterbilt Trucks

The Dana Spicer AdvanTEK 40 tandem drive axle is now available on Peterbilt's model 348 medium-duty and 320 vocational trucks.

Photo courtesy of Ford.

Ford Recalls F-650/F-750 Trucks for Stalling

The problem is linked to defective fuel filters for the Cummins-manufactured engines.

Photo of Tacoma courtesy of Toyota.

Toyota Recalling Tacoma Trucks

Due to get begin Nov. 28, the recall will address the risk of a fuel tank leak.

Voting Opens for Fleet Car and Truck of the Year

Voting for the 11th annual Automotive Fleet Fleet Car and Truck of the Year awards is open. The ballot closes Wednesday, Oct. 24.

Mitsubishi Fuso Extends 1.9% APR Financing for Canter FE

Mitsubishi Fuso Truck of America, Inc. (MFTA) has announced that its Cash In On Canter Sales Event will continue to offer 1.9 percent APR financing across the U.S. on all of its new 2014–2015 model year Canter FE Series commercial trucks.

Highland, Reese Cargo Bar Carriers Recalled

Cequent is recalling more than 7,000 Highland- and Reese-branded cargo management products because of missing warning labels.

Photo of 2015 Transit courtesy of Ford.

ROUSH CleanTech to Launch Propane Autogas Transit in 2016

ROUSH CleanTech will begin offering a propane autogas powered Ford Transit full-size van to fleet customers in the middle of 2016, the company told AutomotiveFleet.com.

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Arsenault Associates Changes Name to Dossier Systems

With this name change comes a new look, a new website, and a more focused message to communicate the company’s value proposition to the industry.

Photo of 2015 CR-V courtesy of Honda.

Honda CR-V Gets Sportier for 2015

Honda's CR-V adds sportier features for 2015, including a more efficient direct-injected gasoline engine, new transmission, and a suite of safety technologies.

Photo of 2015 Colorado courtesy of GM.

Chevrolet Colorado's Towing Capability Released

The 2015 Chevrolet Colorado mid-size pickup should offer leading towing capability in the segment, General Motors has announced.

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