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December 12, 2017
<p><em>Former Mythbusters star and clean air advocate Jamie Hyneman (image courtesy of Cummins Westport)</em></p>
<div class="grammarly-disable-indicator">&nbsp;</div> Mythbusters' Hyneman Fights for Clean Air

Former Mythbusters' star Jamie Hyneman is stepping back in front of the camera to support the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach’s Clean Air Action Plan (CAAP). As part of his support, Hyneman is partnering with Cummins Westport to promote CAAP and the company’s efforts to reduce emissions on its own.


<p><em>Photo: Getty Images</em></p> How to Use Technology in Truck Accident Management

Technology is impacting accident costs on all sides, from helping to reduce the number of overall accidents to increasing the cost of accident repairs.


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<p><em>ReadyRefresh&rsquo;s additional Ford F-650/750 delivery trucks are each equipped with a ROUSH CleanTech propane autogas fuel system that provides 55 usable gallons of fuel. (Photo courtesy of ROUSH CleanTech)</em></p> Propane Autogas Fuels ReadyRefresh Delivery Trucks

Environmental stewardship is driving Nestlé Waters North America’s deployment of more than 400 additional medium-duty ReadyRefresh by Nestlé beverage delivery trucks fueled by propane autogas.


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<p><em>Image of E-GEN courtesy of Workhorse</em></p> First FedEx Ground Provider Adds Workhorse Electric Van

Workhorse Group Inc. has announced that Colonial Routes, Inc. in Farmington, N.Y., is the first FedEx independent service provider (ISP) in the country to participate in Workhorse's new nationwide program for FedEx Ground delivery vehicles.


<p><em>Pull-out shelves can </em><br /><em>provide greater use of </em><br /><em>smaller space, bringing the </em><br /><em>tools or products to the driver. (Photo: Dejana)</em></p> Innovative Work Van Upfit Applications

New ways to upfit work vans improve safety, organization and technician productivity… and ultimately, benefit the bottom line.


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It’s time to start the vote for 2018 Medium-Duty Truck of the Year. Now in its 11th year, the winning truck is decided by you, our readers.


<p><em>Snap-on offers a number of tools that fits any toolbox and budget. (Image courtesy of Snap-on).&nbsp;</em></p> Holiday Gift Guide for Fleet Managers, Drivers

Whether you are looking for a gift for your favorite truck fleet manager boss, co-worker, or family member, or your favorite truck driver, there are plenty of possible gifts that would make anyone happy. Here is a collection of just a few useful and fun ideas to help inspire you to find the perfect gift for the truck fleet manager you have in mind.


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How to Stay Productive Over the Holidays

If you are like most people, staying productive around the holidays can be very difficult with more than usual on your mind. Here are a few ideas to help you remain productive during the holidays.

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The Future of Fleet is Managing the Connected Vehicle Ecosystem

In the next decade, the term "fleet management" will soon become inadequate to fully define the scope of our industry and it will be viewed as an anachronistic label. Today's vehicle connectivity megatrend will be the catalyst of an expanded fleet business model focused on managing a new connected vehicle ecosystem. This fleet ecosystem will encompass not only the vehicle, but also the mobile workers and, more importantly, the work they performed and the tools they use.

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How Auto Parts Can Be A Fleet's Next Cost Savings Center

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A Smarter Approach to Growing Your Fleet

Fleet Challenges Presented by the Complex Network of Tolls

12 Point Buying Guide to Video Safety Systems

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The Price of Fuel vs. The Cost of Fueling

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Dollars and Cents of Engine Calibration (Infographic)

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