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Motorlease to Allow No-Penalty Returns of VW Diesels

Motorlease Corp. will allow its lessees of Volkswagen diesel vehicles to return the vehicles without penalty by waiving early termination fees and excess mileage charges, the fleet management company said.

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GM's Duramax 6.6L Boosts Capability, Resale Value

GM’s redesigned Duramax 6.6L turbo-diesel offers a number of advantages to fleets including increased horsepower and torque, and fleets are showing interest in the new engine, which will be available in the 2017 Chevrolet Silverado HD.

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Mazda Prepping Next-Gen CX-5 for 2017

Mazda will introduce its second-generation CX-5 as a 2017-model-year vehicle and show the vehicle for the first time at the Los Angeles Auto Show in November, Mazda announced.

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Ford Escape, Mercury Mariner Recalled for Fuel Leaks

The recall, tied to the fuel delivery module flange assembly, covers more than 329,000 vehicles in the U.S.

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Audi to Launch Corporate Car-Sharing Service

Audi of America plans to roll out a national car-sharing fleet service for executives next year and has begun testing the service in North Carolina, according Audi.

Ford Super Duty Trailering System Uses Magna Eyeris System

The 2017 Ford Super Duty Trailer Reverse Guidance system features Magna International Inc.'s vision-based driver-assistance technologies, the company announced.

Photo of 2017 Countryman courtesy of Mini.

Mini Updates Countryman with Plug-In for 2017

Mini will offer a second-generation Countryman for the 2017 model year as a trio of variants that include the first plug-in hybrid and two gasoline models.

UN Vehicle Regulations Could Cut Latin America Road Deaths

If UN vehicle safety regulations were applied by four key Latin American countries, 40,000 lives could be saved and 400,000 serious injuries prevented by 2030, according to a new report by Global NCAP and the Inter-American Development Bank,

Photo of Subaru Impreza courtesy of Subaru.

Subaru Recalls Multiple Models for Fire Risk

The recall, which covers more than 100,000 vehicles, involves four models: the Legacy, Outback, Impreza, and Forester.

Photo of the 2016 A3 sedan courtesy of Audi.

Audi A3 Adds More Efficient 2.0L Engine

Audi has increased the efficiency of the 2.0L four-cylinder TSFI engine that powers its A3 entry luxury sedan for 2017, Audi has announced.

Photo of courier during driving stage of competition courtesy of DHL.

Chicago Courier Wins DHL's Safe Driving Rodeo

Chicago-based courier Roger McGowan was awarded $5,000 for winning DHL's six-month safe-driving competition that culminated in Dallas, Texas earlier this month.

Green Commuter Awarded Calif. Tax Credit to Expand EV Sharing

The California Competes Tax Credit Committee has approved a $250,000 tax credit for Green Commuter to assist the Los Angeles-based company with continued expansion of its electric vehicle car sharing, vanpool and fleet replacement service.

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Mercedes-Benz Unveils X-Class Pickup

Mercedes-Benz has debuted its Concept X-Class mid-size pickup that will be launched in late 2017 in markets, including Argentina, Brazil, South Africa, Australia with New Zealand, and Europe.

ARI Adds Driver App with Push Notifications

ARI has introduced its Driver Insights app to make it "exponentially more convenient" for drivers to access information about their fleet vehicle, according to the fleet management company.

Video: Pickup Truck Headlight Tests Raise Concerns

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety releases safety ratings for the headlights on 11 large and small pickup trucks.

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VW to Start Diesel Buybacks, Fleets Eligible

Volkswagen will begin buying back its 2.0L diesel models following approval Tuesday of a $14.7 billion settlement by a federal judge and expects to complete the process by the middle of November.

Feds Release Vehicle Cybersecurity Guidelines

The proposed, nonbinding guidance stresses protection of critical vehicle controls and consumers’ personal data.

Chart courtesy of Consumer Reports.

Toyota, Ford Top Consumer Reports' Recommended Models

Toyota, Ford, and Lexus had the most nameplates appear on the Consumer Reports' list of recommended models, the publication has announced.

Gasoline Price Falls, But Higher Than Year Ago

The national average price of regular unleaded continued its steady decline this week to near $2.22 and finished the week with a slightly higher price that a year ago, according to data from AAA and the federal government.


Getinge Group Names Fleet Manager

Mark Petersen was named fleet manager, Americas for the Getinge Group in Wayne, N.J. Getinge Group is a leading provider of disinfectors and sterilizers in healthcare and life sciences.

Photo of the 2016 Mercedes-Benz GLE300d by Paul Clinton.

Mercedes-Benz Curtails 2017 Diesel Lineup

Mercedes-Benz USA has reduced its 2017 diesel vehicle lineup for the U.S. market and plans to offer only a single diesel-powered model due to increased regulatory scrutiny resulting from the Volkswagen diesel scandal.

Photo of 2017 740e courtesy of BMW.

BMW Showing PHEV Lineup in L.A.

BMW will show its three plug-in hybrids and its updated 2017 model-year vehicles at the Los Angeles Auto Show, the automaker has announced.

Safety Tip: Responding to the TPMS Light

Here are tips on how to respond to the tire pressure monitoring system warning light.

Photo of Clarity Fuel Cell courtesy of Honda.

Honda's Clarity Fuel Cell Rated at 366-Mile Range

Honda's Clarity Fuel Cell sedan provides 366 miles of driving range and 68 miles per equivalent gallon of gasoline in combined driving cycles, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has determined.

Voting Opens for Fleet Car, Truck of the Year

Voting is open for the 13th annual Fleet Car and Truck of the Year award, sponsored by Automotive Fleet.


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