2015 Chevrolet Cruze Named Fleet Car of the Year

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Nov 27, 2014
<p><em><strong><span class="s1">Robert Brown, Great Lakes regional sales manager for Automotive Fleet (right), presents the 2014 Fleet Truck of the Year Award to Fritz Ahadi, general manager of commercial and government operations for Ford Motor Co.&nbsp;</span>Photo courtesy of Robert Brown.</strong></em></p> 2015 Ford F-150 Named Fleet Truck of the Year

Ford's redesigned 2015 F-150 pickup truck was named the 2014 Fleet Truck of the Year by fleet managers from across all industries and fleet sizes.

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<p><em><strong><span class="s1">Bob Brown Jr., Great Lakes sales manager for Automotive Fleet (right), presented the 2014 Fleet Car of the Year Award to Ed Peper, U.S. vice president for fleet and commercial sales for GM. </span>Photo courtesy of Robert Brown.</strong></em></p> 2015 Chevrolet Cruze Named Fleet Car of the Year

The 2015 Chevrolet Cruze captured the most votes among 48 cars selected for this year's competition. This is the first time the Cruze has received the annual award.

<p>Neapolitan Express' green and high-tech food trucks feature a natural gas engine, a natural-gas tank with a hot water heating system, seven iPads and solar panels.</p> Natural Gas: A Cleaner-Running Option for Food Truck Fleet

Powered by natural gas and state-of-the-art equipment, this growing New York City pizza company could be the future of food trucks.

<p><em><strong>Photo of 2015 F-150 courtesy of Ford.</strong></em></p> 2015 Ford F-150 Raises Fuel Efficiency 29 Percent

Ford has increased the fuel efficiency of its 2015 F-150 by up to 29 percent with a lighter-weight aluminum body, pushing highway mpg for a gasoline-powered pickup to 26 mpg.

<p><em><strong>Photo of 2015 Ram 1500 courtesy of Ram Truck.</strong></em></p> Ram 1500 Wins Motor Trend Truck Test

Of the three top-selling full-size pickup truck contenders, Ram has won the Motor Trend 2015 half-ton truck shootout, Ram has announced.

<p>Anthony Jarantilla regularly optimizes trucks for performance and fuel efficiency. His recommendations include considering a high-flow exhaust system and air filter, adding helper springs, upgrading the truck&rsquo;s electrical grounds and firming up the shifts and gear ratio.</p> 10 Ways to Maximize Fuel Efficiency in Older Trucks

An aftermarket upgrade expert recommends modifications that make your trucks more fuel-efficient to keep them on the road longer.

Fleet Safety Video Tip: Wet Weather Driving

With rain forecast this week for many areas, this is a good time for fleet drivers to review safety measures for wet weather driving.


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