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Fleet Safety Video Tip: Recognizing Wheel Misalignment

Here are tips from Firestone to help fleet drivers recognize early symptoms of wheel misalignment.

Older Medium-Duty Diesels Face New Calif. Regs

California fleets who use medium-duty diesel trucks older than 20 years may have to replace these Class 4-6 vehicles under a set of new regulations going into effect this year.

Photo of 2016 Tacoma Limited by Mike Antich.

Toyota Gives Full Details on 2016 Tacoma Pickup

Toyota's Tacoma mid-size pickup gets a long-overdue makeover for the 2016 model year after more than a decade in its second generation that includes a new V-6 engine and transmission.

Altec Forms Agreement with Idle Mitigation Systems Developer

Altec and ZeroRPM will provide enhanced idle mitigation and hybrid systems on work trucks to provide customers with improved fuel consumption and reduced tailpipe emissions.

Photo of Cummins 5.0L turbo diesel courtesy of Nissan.

Nissan Details 2016 Titan's Cummins Turbo Diesel

Nissan is offering a 5.0-liter Cummins turbo diesel with its 2016 Titan pickup for the first time that will give work truck buyers greater capability for towing and payload, Nissan has announced.

Photo of Nissan Titan XD by Mike Antich.

Nissan's 2016 Titan Offers Diesel Engine

Nissan has unveiled its redesigned next-gen 2016 Titan full-size pickups that include a Cummins diesel option for the first time in the model's history.

FLD Launches OnceOVR Pro Remarketing App

FLD, Inc. has launched the OnceOVR Pro mobile app, an extension of OnceOVR that was released earlier this year on iTunes, Google Play and Amazon for download at no charge.

Photo of Transit vans courtesy of Ford.

New Full-Size Van Sales Grow 11 Percent

Sales of new-model full-size commercial vans rose more than 11 percent in 2014 as several manufacturers transitioned to European-style vans and phased out less fuel-efficient models.

Truck and Van News: VIA Motors Production, Nissan Titan with Cummins Engine

Several major truck announcements over the last couple weeks include VIA Motors starting production of the plug-in hybrid truck and Nissan stating that the 2016 Nissan Titan will be available with a Cummins turbo diesel engine.

Photo of 2015 Transit Connect courtesy of Ford.

Compact Van Segment Grows 28 Percent

Ford's Transit Connect paced a 28 percent increase in sales of compact vans in 2014 in a segment that saw the introduction of one new model with a second model debuting in early 2015.

GM Touts 2014 Fleet Sales That Rose 7 Percent

General Motors increased its total fleet sales by 7 percent in 2014, selling 703,582 vehicles, and grew its fleet sales in all three segments including commercial, government, and rental.

Video: Nissan Building Next-Gen Titan Pickup in U.S.

Nissan will continue to build its next-generation Titan full-size pickup and all of its components, including the new diesel engine, in the U.S.

Photo of 2016 Tacoma courtesy of Toyota.

2016 Toyota Tacoma Moves Into Full View

Toyota has released several photos of its next-gen 2016 Tacoma mid-size pickup ahead of the vehicle's debut at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit starting June 12.

Photo of 2015 Transit courtesy of Ford.

Westport Gains EPA Approval for CNG Transit

Westport Innovations Inc. has gained approval from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to produce a dedicated compressed natural gas (CNG) version of Ford's 2015 Transit van.

Photo of 2013 F-150 Limited courtesy of Ford.

Used Vehicles Depreciate 12.1 Percent in 2014

Used vehicles fell 12.1 percent in value during 2014, which represented a slight improvement from 2013, which saw a 12.8 percent depreciation, according to Black Book.

Photo courtesy of Nissan.

Nissan Announces Pricing for 2015 Titan

Nissan has announced U.S. pricing for the 2015 Titan pickup, which is on sale now at Nissan dealers nationwide.

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Mitsubishi Fuso Announces Canter FE Incentive Program

Mitsubishi Fuso Truck of America, Inc. has announced its Now’s the Time Sales Event, featuring retail incentives plus 1.9 percent APR financing for 36 months on all new 2014-2015 Canter FE Series medium-duty commercial trucks sold in the U.S.

Altec Announces Opening of Utah Service Center

The service center will continue to provide a complete range of repair and maintenance work as well as Altec’s fully comprehensive preventative maintenance inspections.

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Former Ford Fleet Director Retires

Ford has elevated Mark LaNeve to the role of vice president of U.S. marketing, sales, and service to replace John Felice, a former Ford fleet executive who retires after 30 years with the company.

Forward Lift Refreshes Website

Forward Lift has refreshed its website and added features for all of its vehicle lift buyers and owners.

Northeast Utilities Announces New Name

Northeast Utilities, which operates New England’s largest energy delivery company, announced it will begin doing business under the new brand name of Eversource Energy on Feb. 2.

Photo courtesy of GM.

Silverado Wins PickupTrucks.com Light-Duty Challenge

The 2015 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 with the optional 6.2-liter Ecotec3 V-8 and eight-speed transmission finished first in the 2015 PickupTrucks.com Light-Duty Challenge, the website has announced.

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Global Fleet Conference 2015: LeasePlan Sponsors Dinner Cruise

Attendees will have the opportunity to network in style and comfort during a sunset dinner cruise on Biscayne Bay.

AT&T to Power LoJack’s Telematics Solutions

The alliance is resonant of both company’s commitment to providing machine-to-machine and telematics solutions to the automotive and fleet industries.

Fleet Safety Video Tip: Dealing With Aggressive Driving

Here are some tips from the Washington State Patrol and the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office on how to deal with aggressive driving and prevent road-rage incidents.

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