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J.J. Kane Holding Large Public Auction Sept. 21 in Indiana

Gary, IN – Auction items are being sold from area companies and utility services, such as Asplundh Tree Expert Co., ComEd, Northern Indiana Public Service Company and other consignors.

NGVi Launches NGV Maintenance and Diagnostics Training Courses for Technicians

Designed for technicians with at least basic skills in vehicle repair, these courses prepare technicians to perform maintenance, diagnostics, and repair of natural gas vehicles (NGVs).

Boulder EV is offering on-site demonstrations of their vehicles performing real V2G bi-directional charging.

Boulder Electric Vehicle Successfully Demonstrates Vehicle-to-Grid Charging Across the Nation

Boulder EV and Coritech Services will be providing demonstration units comprised of a charger and a truck to private utility companies beginning fall of this year.

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GM Reveals All-New 2015 Chevrolet Tahoe and Suburban

The 2015 Tahoe and Suburban, revealed in New York, feature GM’s new EcoTec3 engines, new safety systems, and new designs inside and out.

Nissan Announces U.S. Pricing for 2014-MY Titan Full-Size Pickup

Nissan announced U.S. pricing for the 2014 Nissan Titan pickup. Pricing is unchanged from 2013, and the vehicle is now on sale now at Nissan dealers nationwide.

Boulder Electric Vehicle successfully demonstrated its Vehicle-to-Grid all-electric trucks in Michigan, Colorado, and California.

Boulder Electric Vehicle Demonstrates Vehicle-to-Grid Trucks

Boulder Electric Vehicle has successfully demonstrated its Vehicle-to-Grid (V2G) all-electric trucks in three separate locations including Michigan, Colorado, and California.

2013 Green Fleet Conference: Truck Makers to Give Alt-Fuel Vehicle Update

A panel of heavy-duty truck maker representatives will discuss what they're doing to meet greenhouse gas/fuel economy regulations for 2014 and beyond, the current and future status of alternative fuels, hybrid/electric and more at the Green Fleet Conference Oct. 2 in Phoenix.

GMC debuted the 2014-MY Sierra Denali with 6.2L V-8 on Sept. 12 to journalists in Los Angeles

GMC Debuts 2014-MY Sierra 1500 Denali 6.2L EcoTec3

GMC debuted the 2014-MY Sierra 1500 Denali full-size pickup with 6.2L EcoTec3 V-8 on September 12, 2013, giving select automotive journalists in Los Angeles the opportunity to be the first to drive the updated vehicle.

The 2015 Chevrolet Tahoe. Photo courtesy GM.

GM Reveals All-New 2015 Chevrolet Tahoe and Suburban

The 2015 Tahoe and Suburban, revealed in New York, feature GM’s new EcoTec3 engines, new safety systems, and new designs inside and out.

Test Drive Alt-Fuel Vehicles from 21 OEMs at the Green Fleet Conference

On Oct. 1 at the 2013 Green Fleet Conference & Expo, at least 21 manufacturers will offer test drive vehicles at the Ride & Drive Street Fair. The Ride & Drive is free for fleets, public-policy makers, and fleet industry association members to participate.

2014-MY Silverado and Sierra Deliver SAE-Certified Power

The 2014 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 and High Country and the GMC Sierra and Sierra Denali 1500, which will be available this fall, will feature a 6.2L V-8 that can produce an SAE-certified 420 hp and 460 lb.-ft. of torque.

Prime Hosts First Fittest of the Fleet Competition

For the first time ever, 11 professional truck drivers competed for the title “Fittest of the Fleet” during Prime Inc.’s annual company picnic on August 31, 2013.

Test Drive Alt-Fuel Vehicles from 21 OEMs at the Green Fleet Conference

On Oct. 1, at the 2013 Green Fleet Conference & Expo, at least 21 manufacturers will offer test drive vehicles at the Ride & Drive Street Fair. The Ride & Drive is free for fleets, public policymakers, and fleet industry association members to participate.

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Mitsubishi Fuso Unveils new 2014 Canter Work Trucks at NTEA Truck Product Conference

Mitsubishi Fuso Truck of America, Inc. (MFTA) presented technical product information, chassis specifications, and body installation and mounting options to the attendees of the NTEA Truck Product Conference on Wednesday, September 11, 2013.

Clean Cities Publishes Alt-Fuel Truck Guide

The newly published "Clean Cities Guide to Alternative Fuel and Advanced Medium- and Heavy-Duty Vehicles" can help fleet managers explore the wide range of options currently available in the market.

National Food Corporation Implements Routing Software

National Food Corporation (NFC), an egg producer and processor serving North and Midwest America and the Pacific Rim, has implemented Paragon Software Systems' solutions to lower transportation spend, improve efficiencies, and increase productivity.

Experian Automotive: Ford Scores top Spot in U.S. Commercial Vehicle Market Share in Q2 2013

Experian Automotive has announced that Ford Motor Company ranked highest in market share for all commercial vehicles at nearly 21 percent in Q2 2013, followed closely by International (17.5 percent) and Freightliner (15.6 percent).

ARI a Finalist for 2013 Supernova Award in the ‘Data to Decisions’ Category

ARI, a leading global fleet services provider specializing in complex car and truck fleets, announced today that it has been named among the finalists by Constellation Research Inc. for the third annual SuperNova Awards.

August Winner of the WESTERN 5 Plow Giveaway Announced

WESTERN announces the August winner of its 5 Plow Giveaway sweepstakes. Gary Benson of Dreamscapes Landscaping in Buffalo, N.Y. won a WESTERN PILE DRIVER, a heavy-duty containment plow designed to move maximum yards of snow in minimal time.

Last Chance: Early-Bird Discount for Green Fleet Conference Ends Today!

The $100 Early-Bird Discount expires on Sept. 6 for the Green Fleet Conference & Expo on Oct. 1-2 in Phoenix.

2014-MY Chevrolet Silverado Features Anti-Corrosion-Resistant Materials

The 2014-MY Chevrolet Silverado features a number of corrosion-resistant materials, including a zinc-coated (galvanized) steel for the roof and all body panels except the hood, which is made of an aluminum alloy that also reduces weight.

Fuel-Cell Technology Keeps Refrigerated Trucks from Losing Their Cool

Grocery merchants in Texas, California, and New York will soon have ice cream, frozen foods, and fresh produce delivered by trucks whose refrigeration units are powered by fuel cells.

George's Chicken Truck Fleet Improves Routing

George’s Chicken, the fully integrated poultry company headquartered in Springdale, Ark., has improved its routing of its medium-duty truck fleet for live order volumes with additional routing software purchased from Paragon Software Systems, Inc.

Is Your Fleet a Top 100 Commercial Truck Fleet?

Automotive Fleet is updating its annual listing of the Top 100 Truck fleets. If you have more than 250 Class 1-7 trucks in your fleet, take a moment to update your information today.

Ford's dirt detection technology takes microscopic scans of each painted vehicle surface, and then cues final assembly operators to address repairs where necessary.

Ford's 3D Dirt Detecting Technology

New Ford F-Series models are the latest vehicles to benefit from the company's industry-first dirt detection technology to ensure optimal paint and surface quality.

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