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2011 Nissan NV

At a Glance: All-New 2011 Nissan NV

FRANKLIN, TN - The 2011 Nissan NV (Nissan Van) marks Nissan's first entry into the commercial vehicle market in North America. Scheduled to launch in late 2010, the Nissan NV will be available in three models.

Ford F-150 Takes Top Spot in Full-Size Pickup Truck Comparison Test

IRVINE, CA - The Ford F-150 took the top spot in an all-new full-size pickup comparison test, 'First to Worst: Ranks Five Full-Size Pickups,' by the expert editors from Kelley Blue Book, a provider of new car and used car information.

Jasper Offers Late-Model Duramax Running Complete Diesel Engine

JASPER, IN - Jasper Engines & Transmissions has the latest style GM 6.6L Duramax Running Complete Remanufactured diesel engine available for purchase. Until now Jasper only offered the Complete format.

DTNA Recalls 540 Plant Workers & Ramps Up Production

PORTLAND, OR - Daimler Trucks North America LLC (DTNA) announced its decision to recall approximately 540 workers to three of its manufacturing facilities in North Carolina.

Van Kam Freightways Implements XATA Speed Management

MINNEAPOLIS - XATA Corporation, a fleet optimization software and services company, announced Van Kam Freightways is now using the XATA Speed Management solution.

NTEA Recognizes Safety & Quality Processes through Member Verification Program

FARMINGTON HILLS, MI - Through its Member Verification Program (MVP), the National Truck Equipment Association (NTEA) requalified four member companies and approved three new member companies for their commitment to safety and quality standards.

Bridgestone Bandag Tire Solutions Announces Price Increase

MUSCATINE, IA - Effective July 1, Bridgestone brand truck and bus radial tire base prices increased up to six percent in the United States.

AFLA to Host Webinar on ROI from Attending Annual Conference

ST. PAUL, MN - The Automotive Fleet & Leasing Association (AFLA) is hosting a Webinar on Tuesday, July 13. The Webinar, "Why You Need to Attend Turn Change into Opportunity," starts at 1 p.m. CST.

Navistar Delivers First eStar All-Electric Trucks to California Electric Company

SACRAMENTO, CA - Navistar, Inc. delivered some of its first eStar vehicles - the only full-production, purpose-built all-electric trucks - to Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E).

White House Wants Better Truck Fuel Efficiency

WASHINGTON - President Obama has directed the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to boost the fuel efficiency of medium- and heavy-duty trucks, starting with model-year 2014 vehicles.

J. J. Keller Educates over 10,000 Transport Professionals on CSA 2010

NEENAH, WI - J. J. Keller & Associates, Inc., educated more than 10,000 transportation professionals on the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration's CSA 2010 initiative.

VPSI E-Series Van Pool Vehicle

Ford E-Series Vans Cut Fuel Costs, C02 Emissions In Unique Way - Van Pooling Commuters

DEARBORN, MI - Thousands of Ford E-Series vans are achieving 150 passenger-miles per gallon each day as commuter vehicles for VPSI, a leader in developing and maintaining world-class van pool programs.

Detroit Diesel Recognized for Achievement in Energy Efficiency

REDFORD, MI - Detroit Diesel's Engine Manufacturing Center in Redford, Mich., was recognized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as one of the first manufacturing facilities to meet the ENERGY STAR Challenge for Industry.

Commercial Trailer Net Orders Continue to Post Strong Gains

COLUMBUS, IN - May commercial trailer net orders were up 59 percent from the prior year month, continuing a healthy rebound from a very weak 2009.

Dossier User Group Speakers to Address Safety and Compliance

BURLINGTON, NJ - The Dossier User Group announced the speakers for its annual summit scheduled for November in Tucson, Ariz.

Costco First Customer To Receive PACCAR MX Engine in 2011 Kenworth Production Truck

ISSAQUAH, WA - Costco Wholesale Corp., a wholesale club operator, is both the first Kenworth Truck Company and PacLease customer to receive a 2011 Kenworth production truck equipped with the new PACCAR MX engine.

ROUSH Prime Time Shuttle

Prime Time Shuttle to Save 1.5 Million Gallons of Gasoline by Switching to ROUSH Liquid Propane Fuel System

LIVONIA, MI - Prime Time Shuttle energizes their environmentally friendly growth by making the switch to an alternative fuel - propane - with the addition of ROUSH liquid propane-powered Ford E-350s to their fleet.

New Product Manager Announced for PALFINGER Truck-Mounted Cranes

NIAGARA FALLS, ONTARIO - PALFINGER North America is pleased to announce the addition of a new member to its team - PALFINGER Crane Product Manager - Greg Sneek.

Verizon Converting 501 New Ford E-Series Vans to Run on Natural Gas

DEARBORN, MI - Verizon, expects to save 1.62 metric tons of CO2 each year by adding 501 Ford E-250 cargo vans upfitted with clean-burning compressed natural gas (CNG) engine packages versus conventional gas models.

First Mahindra-Navistar Trucks Roll off Assembly Line in India

PUNE, INDIA - Mahindra-Navistar Automotives Ltd. (MNAL) announced the start of production as its first truck offering, the 25-ton capacity MN25, rolled off the assembly line in Chakan, Pune, India.

PacLease Celebrates 30 Years of Improving Fleet Efficiency with Full-Service Leasing

BELLEVUE, WA - PACCAR Leasing (PacLease) is celebrating 30 years of helping companies improve fleet operations and overcome the business challenges associated with transportation management.

J.J. Keller & Associates, Inc. Offers CSA 2010 Professional Advisory & Support Service

NEENAH, WI - J. J. Keller & Associates is now providing expert guidance to companies to address the impact of Comprehensive Safety Analysis 2010 (CSA 2010) on fleet operations.

Toyota Announces Prices for 2011 Tacoma Pickup Truck

TORRANCE, CA - Toyota Motor Sales (TMS), USA, Inc., announced manufacturer's suggested retail prices (MSRP) for the 2011 Tacoma.

Detroit Diesel Corporation Announces $194 Million Investment in Engine Manufacturing Plant

REDFORD TOWNSHIP, MI - Detroit Diesel Corporation (DDC) announced it will invest approximately $194 million to expand existing operations at its manufacturing facility in Redford Township, Mich.

Governor Schwarzenegger Praises ROUSH LPG Vehicle Lineup

LIVONIA, MI - While visiting the ROUSH display at the Summit on Advanced Transportation Industry, California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger explained how excited he was to see so many different alternative fuel choices for fleet users.


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