Vincentric: ProMaster Van Leads TCO Among Diesels

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Dec 18, 2014
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<p><em><strong>Photo of ProMaster courtesy of FCA US.</strong></em></p> Vincentric: ProMaster Van Leads TCO Among Diesels

The diesel-powered Chrysler ProMaster full-size van was the only non-luxury diesel expected to deliver a lower total cost of ownership than its gasoline counterpart in a Vincentric study that evaluated 35 diesels.

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<p><em><strong>Photo of Corvette's 6.2L V-8 courtesy of GM.</strong></em></p> Ward's Names 10 Best Engines of 2015

Ward's 10 Best of Engines of 2015 includes powerplants offered in the Ram 1500 EcoDiesel, Chevrolet Corvette Stingray, and Ford Fiesta, the publication has announced.

<p><em><strong>Photo via Wikimedia.</strong></em></p> Chrysler Group Changes Name to FCA US

The Chrysler Group has changed its official name change to FCA US, the company announced on Dec. 16.

<p>ProMaster City is a beefed-up, Americanized version of the Fiat Doblo van.</p> ProMaster City Vans Built in Turkey with U.S Powertrains

Major components for the new Ram ProMaster City compact vans will cross the seas twice as part of assembly plans involving Europe, Eurasia and North America, Ram Commercial Truck executives said.

Texas Plumber's Truck Reaches Syrian Front Lines

A Texas plumber's Ford F-250 has found a second life as a vehicle used on the front lines of the Syrian Civil War.

<p><em><strong>Photo: Ford</strong></em></p> NatGasCar Gets EPA Nod for CNG Transit Connect

NatGasCar has received Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) certification to produce compressed natural gas (CNG) versions of the 2014 and 2015 Ford Transit Connect with a 2.5L bi-fuel engine system.

Fleet Safety Video Tip: Flood Response

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