Storylines that emerged from the 2018 Work Truck Show include the increasing need for on-site productivity, inclusion of active safety systems in trucks, DPF frustrations affecting product decisions, data management, and the growing link between fleet management and company revenue.
March 14, 2018
Storylines that emerged at the 2016 Work Truck Show included the move to small diesel engines, “lightweighting,” the next step for telematics, alt-fuels versus cheap oil, and delivery drones — yes, drones.
March 7, 2016
Before jumping in, fleets considering alternative fuels or power must define their use cases and tailor them to the solution more than ever before.
August 27, 2015
These trend lines were gathered from the Work Truck Show, one of the year’s key mileposts to take stock of the industry.
March 12, 2015
At NTEA’s 2014 Work Truck Show, manufacturers, conversion companies and parts manufacturers introduced advances in work vehicles along with better ways to produce them.
March 18, 2014
Frigid weather has spiked demand for natural gas and raised wholesale prices. How are fleets using alt-fuels coping?
January 28, 2014
The Green Fleet Conference is the hub of the universe when it comes to alt-fuels and alt-power and their realistic use in fleet.
October 9, 2013
What are the opportunities for propane to gain wider acceptance as alternative fuel for fleets, and what’s holding it back?
September 26, 2012
The new head of General Motors’ Fleet and Commercial Operations talks fleet sales, product plans and how GM manages rental sales compared to commercial and government fleet.
April 27, 2012
A fleet manager has investigated and implemented alternative fuel and alternative power such as hybrids, all electrics, CNG, propane, clean diesel and biodiesel versus traditional gas. Which solutions are working best for his fleet of trucks, buses and vans?
March 5, 2012
Hybrids and electric vehicles are still grabbing the most headlines. But at the NAFA Institute & Expo in Charlotte this week, the fleet industry explored more mundane ways to go green, save fuel and still keep costs in check.
April 13, 2011
Sometimes going green is less about the ‘best’ technology and more about where the government puts its money — and fleet buyers with good intentions are caught in the middle.
November 15, 2010