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March 5, 2015 - Industry News

Morgan Olson Offers Kinetics Hybrid Walk-In Vans

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Morgan Olson will offer a lineup of Class 3-7 walk-in delivery vans equipped with a gasoline-electric hybrid powertrain from Crosspoint Kinetics, the companies announced at the NTEA Work Truck Show in Indianapolis.

Tags: Work Truck Show, Morgan Olson, Crosspoint, Step Vans, Gasoline-Electric Hybrids, Van Bodies

March 5, 2015 - Industry News

VW e-Golf Price Falls With New Base Trim Model

Photo of e-Golf Limited Edition courtesy of VW.

Volkswagen has reduced the price of its 2015 e-Golf compact EV by more than $2,000 by introducing a new base trim model called the Limited Edition, the automaker has announced.

Tags: Volkswagen, Volkswagen Golf, Battery-Electric Vehicles, Compact Cars

March 5, 2015 - Industry News

Ram Expands Bi-Fuel CNG 2500 Truck Models

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Ram Truck has begun offering a bi-fuel compressed natural gas (CNG) version of its 2500 pickup in a regular cab and rear-wheel drive configuration, Ram announced at the NTEA Work Truck Show.

Tags: Ram Truck, Ram 2500, Bi-Fuel CNG, Work Truck Show

February 27, 2015 - Industry News

U.S. Senators Seeking Repeal of Ethanol Mandate

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Two U.S. Senators have introduced bipartisan legislation that would repeal a renewable fuel mandate that requires refiners to blend ethanol in the nation's fuel supply.

Tags: Ethanol, U.S. Congress, Renewable Fuels Association

February 25, 2015 - Industry News

Mitsubishi Announces Pricing for 2016 i-MiEV

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Mitsubishi Motors North America (MMNA) announced specifications and pricing for its updated 2016 i-MiEV, which will arrive at Mitsubishi’s U.S. dealers in late March.

Tags: Mitsubishi, Mitsubishi i-MiEV, Battery-Electric Vehicles, Pricing

February 20, 2015 - Industry News

Landi Renzo to Offer CNG 2016 F-650 Truck

Photo of 2016 F-650 by Chris Brown.

Landi Renzo USA plans to produce a dedicated compressed natural gas (CNG) version of Ford's 2016 F-650 truck that will appear at NTEA's The Work Truck Show in early March.

Tags: Medium-Duty Trucks, Ford, Ford F-650, 2016-MY, Landi Renzo, Work Truck Show

February 17, 2015 - Industry News

Lightning Hybrids Debuts Hybrid Step Van

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Lightning Hybrids, developer and manufacturer of hydraulic hybrid systems for medium- and heavy-duty trucks and buses, will introduce the application of its first emission-reducing brake regeneration technology on a walk-in box truck.

Tags: Step Vans, Gasoline-Electric Hybrids, Lightning Systems

February 12, 2015 - Industry News

GM Confirms Chevrolet Bolt EV Production

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General Motors will build its Chevrolet Bolt battery-electric vehicle at the company's Orion Assembly facility near Detroit, confirmed GM North America President Alan Batey.

Tags: Chevrolet, Vehicle Production, General Motors, Chevrolet Bolt EV, Battery-Electric Vehicles

February 5, 2015 - Industry News

'Greenest' Vehicles Named By Energy Efficiency Group

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The Smart Fortwo electric drive convertible/coupe has topped the "Greenest List" of vehicles by the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) for the second straight year, the council has announced.

Tags: Smart Fortwo, Nissan Leaf, Fiat 500, Chevrolet Spark EV, Battery-Electric Vehicles, 2015-MY

February 2, 2015 - Industry News

All-New Fleet Technology Expo Set for August

Replacing Green Fleet Conference & Expo traditionally held in October, the first annual Fleet Technology Expo is for all fleet types looking for ways to improve operational efficiencies.

Tags: Bobit Business Media, Green Fleet Conference, Fleet Technology Expo, Events, Fleet Events

February 2, 2015 - Industry News

Freightliner Expands Propane Autogas SG2 Applications

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Freightliner Custom Chassis Corp. has begun offering additional configurations of its S2G propane autogas vocational work truck, including a box truck recently provided to a California delivery fleet.

Tags: Class 7, Freightliner, Medium-Duty Trucks, Propane Autogas, Delivery Fleets

January 30, 2015 - Industry News

Diesel-Electric Most Popular Hybrid Trucks By 2023

VIA TRUX (Photo: Via Motors)

Penetration rates in the overall market for commercial vehicles are anticipated to remain low, according to a new report from Navigant Research that analyzes the global market for commercial vehicles that use electric drive technology.

Tags: Diesel-Electric Hybrids, Navigant, Battery-Electric Vehicles, Hybrid Trucks

January 21, 2015 - Industry News

2015 F-150 Rated Lowest Lifecycle Carbon Footprint

Photo of 2015 F-150 courtesy of Ford.

The 2015 Ford F-150 has been rated to have the lowest impact on the environment, lowest cost of ownership, and the top-rated production chain in terms of social justice among full-size pickup trucks, according to an automotive research firm.

Tags: Ford F-150, Ford, 2015-MY, Large Pickups, Fuel Economy, TCO, Lifecycle Costs

January 14, 2015 - Industry News

VIA Motors Begins Building Hybrid Silverado Pickup

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VIA Motors has launched production of its hybrid electric Chevrolet Silverado pickup and Chevrolet Express cargo and passenger vans, Chairman Bob Lutz announced in Detroit.

Tags: Chevrolet Silverado, Chevrolet Express, VIA Motors, Large Pickups

January 14, 2015 - Executive Fleet News

Mercedes-Benz Introduces First Plug-In Hybrid C-Class

Photo of the 2015 C350 Plug-In Hybrid courtesy of Mercedes-Benz.

Mercedes-Benz has introduced its first plug-in hybrid C-Class in the U.S. with the 2015 C350 Plug-In Hybrid that will arrive at dealer lots in the fall, the automaker announced.

Tags: Mercedes-Benz, Mercedes-Benz C-Class, Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicles, Detroit Auto Show

January 14, 2015 - Industry News

ROUSH to Offer Propane Autogas Ford Medium-Duty Models

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ROUSH CleanTech will begin offering propane autogas versions of Ford medium-duty vehicles equipped with the 6.8-liter V-8, following certification from the California Air Resources Board (CARB).

Tags: Ford F-450, ROUSH CleanTech, Ford, Ford F-650, CARB, Medium-Duty Trucks, Ford E-450

January 8, 2015 - Industry News

Westport Gains EPA Approval for CNG Transit

Photo of 2015 Transit courtesy of Ford.

Westport Innovations Inc. has gained approval from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to produce a dedicated compressed natural gas (CNG) version of Ford's 2015 Transit van.

Tags: EPA, Natural Gas Vehicles, Ford Transit, Full-Size Vans, Westport, CARB

December 23, 2014 - Industry News

Obama Approves Incentives for Alt Fuels, Bi-Fuel NGVs

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President Obama signed into law two pieces of legislation extending alternative fuels tax credits and removing the federal Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE) program credit cap for bi-fuel natural gas vehicles (NGVs).

Tags: Alternative Fuels, CAFE Standards, Barack Obama, Tax Incentives, Bi-Fuel CNG, Natural Gas Vehicles, Legislation

December 18, 2014 - Industry News

Federal Legislation Boosts Diesel Emissions Reduction Grants

The federal budget package approved by the U.S. House and U.S. Senate includes a 50 percent increase in funding for a clean air program that reduces emissions from older diesel powered engines, vehicles, and equipment.

Tags: Diesel Emissions, U.S. Congress, EPA, Legislation, Federal Grants

December 12, 2014 - Industry News

BMW to Debut Hydrogen Fuel Cell Drive System

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BMW will unveil its first-ever electric hydrogen fuel cell drive system at the 2015 North American International Auto Show in Detroit, the automaker announced.

Tags: Hydrogen Fuel Cell Vehicles, Detroit Auto Show, BMW

December 12, 2014 - Industry News

NatGasCar Gets EPA Nod for CNG Transit Connect

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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.

Tags: Ford Transit Connect, EPA, CNG Conversions, NatGasCar, Vehicle Modifiers, Bi-Fuel CNG

December 11, 2014 - Industry News

California Leads U.S. in Adoption of EVs

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Nearly half of all the battery-electric vehicles and plug-in hybrid electric vehicles registered in the U.S. in 2013 came in California, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA).

Tags: Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicles, California, Battery-Electric Vehicles, Tax Incentive, Retail Sales

December 4, 2014 - Industry News

U.S. House Extends Alternative-Fuel Tax Credits

The U.S. House of Representatives voted to approve the Tax Increase Prevention Act of 2014, which includes an amendment extending the federal 50-cent per gallon alternative fuels excise tax credits through the remainder of 2014, even though the credits had previously expired at the end of 2013.

Tags: Tax Incentive, U.S. Congress, Alternative Fuels, Legislation

November 26, 2014 - Industry News

Toyota Discusses Fleet Strategy for Fuel Cell Vehicle

The Toyota Mirai uses large air intakes that blend oxygen with hydrogen fuel to power the vehicle. Photo by Paul Clinton.

Toyota has begun discussing its Mirai fuel cell vehicle with commercial fleet clients, and will roll out a strategy to place the vehicle in the hands of commercial and government fleet users in 2015.

Tags: Toyota, Hydrogen Fuel Cell Vehicles, Toyota Mirai, Hydrogen Fueling Stations

November 20, 2014 - Executive Fleet News

Audi Introduces Hydrogen Fuel Cell A7 Sedan

Photo by Paul Clinton.

Audi has added its name to the list of automakers developing a hydrogen fuel-cell vehicle, as the automaker introduced the A7 Sportback h-tron quattro concept at the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show.

Tags: Audi, Hydrogen Fuel Cell Vehicles, Audi A7, L.A. Auto Show

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