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The 47 Southern California DISH propane autogas vans will serve customers in Los Angeles and northern Orange counties.

DISH Propane Autogas Service Van

Satellite broadcaster DISH rolled out 47 service vans in Southern California converted by ROUSH CleanTech to run on propane autogas. The Ford E-250 vans will bring fuel savings and on-site fueling convenience from fuel supplier Ferrellgas. View photos showing the fueling process and the cargo setup by upfitter Leggett & Platt. Photos by Paul Clinton.

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Ford showed a black 2014 Transit Connect Wagon with a long wheelbase and XLT trim level.

2014 Transit Connect Wagon In the Wild

The 2014 Ford Transit Connect Wagon was spotted by Automotive Fleet editors at an advance planning meeting on March 19 in Irvine, Calif., along with other fleet vehicles including the cargo version of the Transit Connect. Take our visual tour around the Transit Connect Wagon with photos by Thi Dao and Amy Winter. Read the full story here.

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2014 Work Truck Show - The Products

The 2014 Work Truck Show was held March 4-7, 2014 in Indianapolis, and included 19 press conferences, 500,000 square feet of vocational trucks and equipment, the newest products and technical support from more than 500 exhibitors, and more than 60 educational sessions on top-of-mind industry issues.

One of three photo galleries for the 2014 show, take a look at a few of the products that were displayed on this year's show floor. 

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(PHOTO: Lauren Fletcher)

2014 Work Truck Show - The Vehicles

The 2014 Work Truck Show was held March 4-7, 2014 in Indianapolis, and included 19 press conferences, 500,000 square feet of vocational trucks and equipment, the newest products and technical support from more than 500 exhibitors, and more than 60 educational sessions on top-of-mind industry issues.

One of three photo galleries for the 2014 show, take a look at some of the vehicles on this year's show floor. 

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Joe Dalum, president and CEO, Odyne Systems LLC, spoke at the 2014 Green Truck Summit on Tuesday, March 4. (PHOTO: NTEA)

2014 Work Truck Show - Announcements & People

The 2014 Work Truck Show was held March 4-7, 2014 in Indianapolis, and included 19 press conferences, 500,000 square feet of vocational trucks and equipment, the newest products and technical support from more than 500 exhibitors, and more than 60 educational sessions on top-of-mind industry issues.

One of three photo galleries for the 2014 show, take a look at a few of the people and see a few of the announcements made at the show. 

Photos by Lauren Fletcher & Chris Brown

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ConExpo-Con/Agg features vendors from several major industries, from construction and utility to mining and concrete work.

ConExpo-Con/Agg 2014

The ConExpo-Con/Agg convention, held every three years, was in Las Vegas on March 4-8, 2014. The event brought out more than 2,000 vendors this year and more than 120,000 resgisterations in total. This was the second-highest attendance in the event's history. ConExpo-Con/Agg focuses on the latest equipment, technology and products for construction, utility, mining, and other related industries. Photos by Chris Wolski

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Ford showed this F-750 configured as a dump truck.

Ford's 2016 F-650, F-750 Trucks

Ford revealed redesigned F-650 and F-750 Super Duty pickup trucks for 2016 at the 2014 Work Truck Show in Indianapolis. The new medium-duty trucks will offer improved towing capacities and a factory gaseous-prep engine option. Read the full story here. Photos by Chris Brown and Stephane Babcock.

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The 2015 Chevrolet City Express compact van offers two side sliding doors.

2015 Chevrolet City Express

General Motors introduced its 2015 Chevrolet City Express compact van publicly at the Chicago Auto Show, after showing it at several fleet events. The vargo van is based on the Nissan NV200. Read the full story here. Photo courtesy of GM.

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The 2015 GMC Canyon mid-size pickup is a cousin of the Chevrolet Colorado.

2014 Detroit Auto Show

The 2014 North American International Auto Show showcased several 2015 model-year vehicles including Ford's aluminum F-150, the mid-size GMC Canyon pickup, and the Chrysler 200 mid-size sedan. View photos from the show, which was attended by Automotive Fleet. Photos by Sherb Brown.

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2014 Sprinter

All-New 2014-2015 Vans & Trucks

A number of all-new van and truck models will be entering the market in 2014 and 2015, competing for the attention -- and budgets -- of fleet managers.

Check out the images of the all-new trucks and vans coming out soon. What do you think of the offerings? 

Then, read more about these new vehicles in a feature article here. Stay tuned as we keep adding additional photos of new trucks and vans coming out in 2014.

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