April 16, 2018 - News
Mercedes-Benz Details 2019 Sprinter's Telematics Offering
Mercedes-Benz will offer eight factory telematics packages with its third-generation 2019 Sprinter that allow fleet managers to better track preventive maintenance, routing, and driver behavior with the full-size van, the company has announced.
April 4, 2018 - News
Lightning Systems Electric Ford Transit: 61 MPGe in the City
Lightning Systems’ battery-electric Ford Transit LightningElectric will provide a fuel economy rating of 61 MPGe in the city and 66 MPGe on the highway, according to the vehicle modifier, which will display it for fleets around the U.S. in April and May.
March 19, 2018 - News
Nissan Expands Full-Size Van Production
Nissan North America has expanded production of its NV cargo and passenger vans by adding a second shift to its Canton, Ohio, assembly plant, where Nissan recently celebrated production of 4 million vehicles.
March 14, 2018 - News
Ram ProMaster City Recalled for Steering Gear Housing
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) is recalling approximately 224 2018 Ram ProMaster City compact vans because the gears within the hydraulic rack-and-pinion steering system may have a casting defect that can potentially fracture and lead to a loss of hydraulic steering fluid.
March 8, 2018 - News
Ranger Design Unveils Van Flooring and Shelves
Ranger Design showed its new line of shelving and flooring system at The Work Truck Show 2018 in Indianapolis. The company has also introduced an online configurator for its customers.
March 6, 2018 - News
FCA Recalls Ram ProMaster City for Tire Placards
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is recalling approximately 3,460 2018 Ram ProMaster City compact vans because the tire placards may provide misinformation regarding seating capacity.
March 6, 2018 - News
Ford's Transit Connect Adds Diesel, Fleet Model
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, Ford announced at the Work Truck Show in Indianapolis.
February 15, 2018 - Article
A Fleet Grows with the Cannabis Industry
Hardcar Security’s custom refrigerated Ford Transits haul cannabis and cash for California growers and dispensaries. The company is establishing logistics and transportation best practices to help this nascent industry mature.
February 13, 2018 - News
XL Hybrids Offers Ship-Thru Codes on GM Vans
XL Hybrids, Inc., announced that ship-thru codes are available for its XLH hybrid-electric system on the Chevrolet Express and GMC Savana full-size vans and cutaways.
February 8, 2018 - News
Ford Launches Third-Gen 2019 Transit Connect Wagon
Ford debuted the 2019 Transit Connect Wagon with new gasoline and diesel powertrains, a new eight-speed transmission, and a suite of safety technology as standard equipment at the Chicago Auto Show.
February 6, 2018 - News
Mercedes-Benz Unveils Next-Gen Sprinter Van
Mercedes-Benz unveiled its third-generation Sprinter today in Duisburg, Germany, at the junction of the Rhine and Ruhr rivers, as a versatile full-size van with a factory telematics service that will arrive in the U.S. later this year.
January 17, 2018 - Article
Test Drive: Chanje Electric Cargo Van
Chanje's electric cargo van will certainly have great appeal among delivery fleets concerned with their carbon footprint, but at the end of the day it's a big, nicely setup delivery van that just happens to be electric.