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Coach Your Drivers to Better MPG

Helping rid your truck drivers of bad driving and maintenance habits is the quickest, most direct route to conserving your fuel budget.

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Tom Kontos, KAR economist, reported strong wholesale sales of fleet vehicles in April.

Used Fleet Vehicles Increase 4.3% in April

Used vehicles from fleet consignors in ADESA sales increased 4.3% to $13,771 in April compared to March, and were up 4.4% from a year ago, according to monthly commentary from Tom Kontos.

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GM will roll out its new digital vehicle platform on the 2020 Cadillac CT5.

GM's Next-Gen Platform Goes Digital

General Motors has debuted a next-generation digital vehicle platform that will offer support for electrification, active safety, infotainment, connectivity, and the Super Cruise driver assistance feature, the company announced.

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Ford and Ability Robotics designed the Digit delivery robot to be fully integrated with...

Ford Unveils Walking Delivery Robot Concept Vehicle

Digit is an experimental, walking delivery robot, designed by Ford and Agility Robotics to work in conjunction with automated delivery vehicles.

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Florida became the 45th state to make texting while driving a primary offense.

Florida Makes Texting While Driving Primary Offense

Gov. Ron DeSantis of Florida has signed legislation into law that makes texting behind the wheel a primary traffic offense. Only three states now categorize it as a secondary offense.

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Consumer Reports could not determine if any customers have been injured due to safety defects.

1 in 6 Uber, Lyft Vehicles Have Current Safety Recall, Study Finds

Consumer Reports said that the ride-hailing companies have not done enough to ensure vehicles in open recalls are being properly fixed.

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North Pole, Alaska-based BlackHawk Works operates a fleet of seven trucks, six F-series Ford...

Fleets Offer Best Practices for Preventing Winter-Related Vehicle Downtime

Pre- and in-season inspections, tire and fluid winterization, and safety equipment retrofits keep fleets on the road in icy and snowy conditions.

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Toyota offers its RAV4 Hybrid in three trims, including LE, XLE, and XSE.

Toyota's 2019 RAV4 Hybrid

Toyota has redesigned its 2019 RAV4 lineup, including its RAV4 Hybrid, which it has offered since the 2016 model year as a more fuel efficient and quieter ride.

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