The Number 1 Resource for Vocational Truck Fleets

Work Truck Online News

Photo courtesy of GM.

GM Adds Online Used-Vehicle Buying Program

GM announced the company is launching the Factory Pre-Owned Collection as another example of GM’s efforts to earn customers for life.

Photo courtesy of UPS.

UPS Rolls Out RNG in Two States

UPS has put steps in place to supply its fleet for Memphis, Tenn. and Jackson, Miss. with an estimated 15 million diesel gallon gas equivalents of renewable natural gas (RNG) as part of a multi-year agreement with Memphis Light, Gas and Water and Atmos Energy Marketing, LLC.

Photo: Isuzu Commercial Truck of America

Isuzu Beats Commercial Truck Sales Record in 2015

Isuzu Commercial Truck of America has beaten two long-standing sales records in 2015 – one for sales of Isuzu Commercial Trucks and the other for the highest parts sales.

Calstart Opens Regional Clean Transportation Center

Calstart has opened the San Joaquin Valley Clean Transportation Center, aimed at accelerating the user of clean vehicles and fuels in the region.

Photo of 2017 GMC Arcadia Denali courtesy of GM.

2017 GMC Acadia Sheds 700 Pounds

The 2017 GMC Acadia will arrive this spring 700 pounds lighter with new powertrains, additional safety technologies, and a Denali trim model, as it enters its second generation.

Photo by Mike Antich.

Honda's Sporty Ridgeline Truck Debuts in Detroit

Honda debuted its second-generation 2017 Ridgeline with a sporty refresh for the mid-size pickup at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit.

Diesel Prices Fall in First Week of 2016

The price of on-highway diesel fuel and regular gasoline continued last year’s trend of falling prices with another decrease in the first week of 2016.

Photo of 2017 Raptor SuperCrew courtesy of Ford.

Ford's 2017 F-150 Raptor Gets SuperCrew Model

Ford's 2017 F-150 SVT Raptor will be available in a SuperCrew model that extends the wheelbase 12 inches and includes four full-size doors to provide rear passengers more legroom.

Photo by Mike Antich.

2017 Chrysler Pacifica Reboots FCA Minivan Lineup

The Chrysler Pacifica will be powered by a 3.6L Pentastar V-6, while the Pacifica Hybrid will offer up to 80 miles per gallon equivalent in city driving and 30 miles of driving in EV mode.

Photo: J.J. Keller

J.J. Keller Offers ELD Mandate Seminars to Educate Fleets

J.J. Keller & Associates will be holding a series of seminars in 2016 aimed at educating fleets on the recently finalized ELD rule.

Video Safety Tip: Driving in a Downpour

The California Office of Traffic Safety offers advice on what adjustments drivers need to take during rainy conditions.

Suburban Propane Acquires Southern Florida Company

A nationwide distributor of propane, fuel oil and related products, Suburban Propane announced it has acquired the assets of Propane USA.

Photo via Wikipedia.

Global NGV Sales to Grow to 3.9 Million by 2025

Growth in adoption of natural gas vehicles has been slower than previously anticipated, mostly due to drops in oil prices, as well as lower costs and increased capacity of batteries for electrified vehicles.

LINE-X Holds Auction for Veteran Charity

LINE-X showed its continued commitment to U.S. veterans by donating $50,000 to UCLA Operation Mend

Photo courtesy of Advanced Disposal.

Advanced Disposal Begins CNG-Powered Waste Management in Ga.

Advanced Disposal began providing weekly garbage and yard waste service to over 25,000 homes within the Macon-Bibb, Ga. city limits on Jan. 4, utilizing 95-gallon carts and automated collection vehicles for the garbage collection, including 13 trucks fueled by compressed natural gas (CNG).

Photo courtesy of Mitsubishi Fuso Truck.

Mitsubishi Fuso Recalls Trucks for Fuel Return Hoses

The action covers nearly 9,500 FEC52, FEC72, FEC92 and FGB72 trucks in the 2012-2015 model years.

Photo: Hino Trucks

Hino Adds Service and Repair Tracking to Telematics Package

Hino Trucks has partnered with service relationship management solutions provider Decisiv to enable communication and collaboration between fleets and dealers for service and repair events on Hino trucks.

The new Norton, Mass. location of Penske Truck Leasing. Photo: Penske Truck Leasing

Penske Opens Massachusetts Rental, Leasing, Maintenance Facility

Penske Truck Leasing has announced the opening of a new 14,400 square-foot, state-of-the-art facility in Norton, Mass.

Photo of 2016 Ford F-650 courtesy of Alliance Autogas.

EPA Approves Blossman's LPG-Powered Truck Engines

Alliance Autogas has gained approval from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to produce bi-fuel propane-autogas versions of vehicles powered by Ford's 6.8L V-10 and General Motors' 6.0L V-8 spark-ignited engines.

Fyda Freightliner Expanding Dealership Network to Zanesville, Ohio

Fyda Freightliner, Inc. announced that construction of its newest full-service truck dealership is well underway.

Photo of 2016 Ram 1500 courtesy of FCA US.

Fleet Sales See Modest Increase in 2015

Sales of commercial vehicles from nine manufacturers increased 2.3% to 629,270 units in 2015 to finish another solid year despite a December swoon.

Photo courtesy of Greenkraft.

Greenkraft CNG-Propane System Earns EPA-CARB Certification

Greenkraft’s custom fuel system for a 6.0L engine running compressed natural gas or propane has received certification from the Environmental Protection Agency and the California Air Resources Board.

Photo courtesy of Ford.

AT&T's 4G LTE to Connect 10M Ford Vehicles by 2020

Ford and AT&T will bring high-speed connectivity to more than 10 million vehicles via Ford's new connected-vehicle technology SYNC Connect in the next five years.

Photo courtesy of Ford.

Ford Pairs Drone Delivery System With F-150

Ford has developed a drone delivery system that could be deployed from the rear of an F-150 truck that could be used for emergency response or commercial uses in agriculture, forestry, construction, bridge inspection or other surveying work.

Trucks Cited for Size/Weight During Safe Driver Week

Vehicle size and weight violations topped the list of the most common warnings and citations given during CVSA’s Operation Safe Driver Week late last year.

FleetFAQ

Fleet Management And Leasing

Merchants Experts will answer your questions and challenges

View All
Sponsored by

Ensuring that a fleet's assets are being used by the right employees, in the right locations, at the right times, for the right applications.

Read more