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Dickinson Fleet Services New Corporate HQ to Open in Indianapolis

INDIANAPOLIS, IN – One of the largest independent truck repair and body shop in the country will open its new corporate headquarters in Indianapolis Feb. 15.

EPA Certifies That New Clean Diesels Are Ready

WASHINGTON, D.C. – All major heavy-duty truck and engine manufacturers have met new Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) standards for emissions cuts and have been certified by EPA for full production.

Sterling Introduces New Truck for Vocational Market

LAS VEGAS – Sterling Truck Corp. has unveiled a new heavy-duty vocational truck developed for the construction and government markets. The Set-Forward Sterling truck features an updated look, improved functionality, and increased visibility.

Kenworth to Showcase T800, W900, and T300 Models at World of Concrete

KIRKLAND, WA – Ready mix operators and other construction segment businesses can see Kenworth's 2008-model vocational trucks at the annual World of Concrete Show, which ran from Jan. 22-26 at the Las Vegas Convention Center.

Dodge to Offer All-New Cummins Light-Duty Clean Diesel

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Equipped with new Cummins clean-diesel technology, Dodge will introduce an all-new turbo diesel engine in its light-duty pickup trucks after 2009.

Ryder to Reveal How to Overcome Budget and Resource Restrictions at Truck Wireless Technology Conference

MIAMI – Ryder and others will discuss how to successfully invest in wireless technology at the 5th Wireless & Mobile Technology for Trucking and Delivery Fleets Conference, held at the Radisson Downtown Miami Hotel, Feb. 20-21, 2007.

Green Mountain Power Trucks to Run on B-20 Biodiesel

COLCHESTER, VT — Green Mountain Power's fleet of linetrucks will begin using biodiesel as a result of a new fuel arrangement with Champlain Oil Co. Green Mountain Power plans to introduce the clean-burning, organically produced fuel to its more than 20 diesel engine trucks in the Chittenden and Addison County areas this month.

Time Warner Cable-San Diego Fleet Decreases Preventable Collisions by 41%

Time Warner Cable-San Diego has reduced preventable collisions by 41 percent using the DriveCam Driving Feedback System. The DriveCam program, which is offered by DriveCam Video Systems, prevents accidents by recording driving incidents and providing drivers with unbiased feedback on their driving habits.

New Feature for Ford's Quality Fleet Care Program

Ford Motor Company's Quality Fleet Care (QFC) program, its centralized fleet service billing program for Ford fleet customers, has added electronic funds transfer (EFT) as a payment option for their customers.

Rostra Says Obstacle Sensing Device Helps Reduce Fleet Operating Costs

The system is designed specifically for use in fleets, and is available for installation in a variety of local delivery and medium-sized trucks, utility vehicles, cargo vans and private equipment.

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