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Nissan offers its NV Cargo in three models, including NV1500, NV2500HD, and NV3500HD.

Nissan's 2018 NV Cargo Van in Photos

Nissan has added a few enhancements to its NV full-size cargo van for 2018, including a 5-inch color display, hands-free Bluetooth, and a USB port in the cabin. Read more here. Photos by Vince Taroc.

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The 2019 Transit Connect cargo van will offer three engines that can run five fuel types.

Ford's 2019 Transit Connect Cargo Van

Ford's 2019 Transit Connect compact cargo van is adding a diesel engine option, fleet model, and array of driver-assisting features to reduce accidents for commercial users. The vehicle was unveiled at the 2018 Work Truck Show, as you can see in these photos. Read the full story here. Photos by Kim Pham.

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The 2019 Silverado 6500HD is one of three new medium-duty trucks from Chevrolet.

Chevrolet's 2019 Silverado Chassis Cab Trucks

Chevrolet is back in the mediuim-duty business, unveiling three 2019 Silverado chassis cab trucks aimed at commercial buyers at the 2018 Work Truck Show. Check out these photos, and read the full story. Photos by Kim Pham and General Motors.

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Masterack's display maximizes space inside the vehicle, with shelving, drawers, hooks, and even ladder storage inside the vehicle.

Truck and Van Storage Equipment

At the 2018 Work Truck Show, exhibitors showed off the latest truck and van equipment with a variety of storage options. Read our full show coverage herePhotos by Roselynne Reyes.

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Ford's 2019 Transit Connect compact cargo van is adding a diesel engine option, fleet model that can be easily converted to run on gaseous fuel, and array of driver-assisting features to reduce accidents for commercial users. Photo courtesy of Ford

2018 Work Truck Show's New Vehicles

Vehicle manufacturers revealed several new light- and medium-duty 2019 models at the 2018 Work Truck Show in Indianapolis. Here's a selection of photos of the new vehicles. Read our full show coverage here. Photos courtesy of manufacturers.

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Ford's Transit Connect will enter its third generation in 2019 with many new features.

Ford's 2019 Transit Connect Wagon

Ford unveiled its third-generation 2019 Transit Connect Wagon at the Chicago Auto Show. The compact passenger van adds new powertrains, an eight-speed transmission, and more standard safety equipment. Read the full story here. Photos courtesy of Ford.

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The third-generation Mercedes-Benz Sprinter will be offered in more than 1,700 configurations worldwide.

Third-Gen Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Van

Mercedes-Benz unveiled its third-generation Sprinter in Duisburg, Germany, as a versatile full-size van with a factory telematics package that will arrive in the U.S. later this year. Read more herePhotos courtesy of Mercedes-Benz.

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XL is unveiling the industry’s first-ever XLH hybrid-electric Ford F-250 pickup in its booth while also displaying an XLP plug-in hybrid-electric F-150. (Photo courtesy of XL Hybrids)

2018 Work Truck Show: Products to Look For

More than 500,000 square feet of exhibit space can be daunting to even the seasoned Work Truck Show attendee. Here are a few companies you will not want to miss when you check out the show in March. Photos provided by each company.

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The Ford Super Duty was named the first-ever Medium-Duty Truck of the Year in 2008. (Photo courtesy of Ford Motor Co.)

10 Years of Medium-Duty Truck Recognition

Now in its 11th year, the Medium-Duty Truck of the Year award recognizes the best-of-the-best in medium-duty trucks. Our readers have put the trucks to the test in their fleets and voted for their No. 1 truck. This gallery shows past winners as we prepare to tally the votes for 2018. Photos courtesy of manufacturers.

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We tested the base work truck F-150 that should be popular with fleet purchasers. The truck moves to a two-bar (from three-bar) grille.

Ford's 2018 F-150 XL 3.3L SuperCab

Ford improved the fuel efficiency of its F-150 pickups for 2018, including the base XL fitted with the 3.3-liter non-turbo V-6 that now reaches 20 mpg as a rear-wheel driver. Read our driving impressions here. Watch a video herePhotos by Kimberly Pham.

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Fuel Management

Bernie Kanavagh from WEX will answer your questions and challenges

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Fleet Tracking And Telematics

Todd Ewing from Verizon Connect will answer your questions and challenges

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Fleet Management And Leasing

Jack Firriolo from Merchants will answer your questions and challenges

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Market Trends

Mike Antich
Upward Pressure on Fleet Costs Threatens to Increase TCO

By Mike Antich
Recently, I conducted a survey of several hundred fleet managers to identify emerging industry trends. One recurrent theme expressed by fleet managers was the concern that fleet costs are starting to experience upward pricing pressures. Here's what they told me.

How to Minimize Unauthorized Use of Corporate Assets

By Mike Antich

Chatty Chassis

Lauren Fletcher
The Importance of Positivity

By Lauren Fletcher
We live in a world where we can tell anyone exactly what we think about anything with a few keystrokes. Why is it, then, that the majority of the feedback is negative? Why do people feel so much more apt to complain than praise? And, what does this have to do with fleet management?

Instilling a Culture of Safe Drivers

By Lauren Fletcher

Driving Notes

Paul Clinton
2018 Volkswagen Tiguan

By Paul Clinton
The 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan arrives as a longer, beefy compact SUV that it will to sell alongside the existing (now Tiguan Limited) model.

2018 Mercedes-Benz S450

By Chris Brown

Nobody Asked Me, But...

Sherb Brown
Adapting to a Changing Tide

By Sherb Brown
Fleets are often the beta testers of the vehicle market. That shift away from compact sedans we saw in the fleet market a few years ago is playing out in real time in the retail market right now.

Keep Realistic Fleet Expectations

By Sherb Brown

Data Points

Dylan Brown
What Are the Most Valuable Services Offered by FMCs?

By Dylan Brown
What do fleet managers value in their relationships with fleet management companies? The answer may surprise you.

Demand More From Your Fuel Card Provider

By Dylan Brown