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Ford Test CNG Demos as Precursor to Full Production

Twenty-four utility companies in the U.S. and Canada are participating in Ford's three-year natural gas demonstration program. Fleets are using natural gas-powered Crown Victorias, Econolines, and F-Series pickups.


Fleets Cautious in Acquiring Alternative-Fuel Vehicles

Corporate fleets are acquiring 1993-model year vehicles equipped with safety equipment and cellular phones, according to a NAFA survey. Eight percent of survey respondents will lease vehicles previously purchased.


Future of Alternative Fuels in Fleets

A leading authority an alternate-fuel vehicles, Cliff Hayden of GTE Service Corp. describes the poor air quality in America and warns fleet managers to prepare for the inevitable use of such vehicles in the near future.


Electric Vehicle Tested For Downtown Deliveries

Battery power seen as alternative.


CNG: The Ideal Transportation Fuel

Compressed natural gas is a promising alternative to gas. However, there are obstacles preventing its widespread use. Niagara Mohawk, a New York utility, has been working hard to eliminate these obstacles.


Gasolines for Today and Tomorrow

Fuel - like every other aspect of the vehicle - is evolving. There are a number of grades of gasoline available today, plus a growing list of blending components and additives. What's more, you can expect to see even greater complexity in the future. As fleet managers, it's important for you to be ready for the fuels of the future in order to ensure maximum fleet performance and economy.


A Worldwide Quest for Alternative Fuels

Ford scientists and engineers worldwide have been actively searching for acceptable alternative fuels for motor vehicles.


Alternatives to Gasoline Updated

A five year project at Australia's University of Queensland has produced a hybrid gasoline-electric vehicle which may have assembly line potential in just a few years


Electric Car Charge Station First In World

The Silver Volt Corporation has installed what they claim is the world's first electric vehicle charging station for use by the general public.


California Embarks On 1000 Vehicle Methanol Fleet

The search for alternative fuels goes on, and it is a search which will ultimately affect every fleet administrator in the nation. When one or two fuels can be found which are as efficient as gasoline, are less ex­pensive than petroleum products and are, in essence, "home-grown," then administrators would be remiss if they did not fully investigate these fuels.

Fleet Incentives

Determine the actual cost of owning and running a vehicle in your fleet. Compare vehicles by class and model.


Fleet Tracking And Telematics

Todd Ewing from Fleetmatics will answer your questions and challenges

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Fleet Management And Leasing

Merchants Experts will answer your questions and challenges

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