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January 11, 2017 - News
CARB Certifies Landi Renzo's CNG E-450
The California Air Resource Board (CARB) has certified Landi Renzo to produce a dedicated compressed natural gas (CNG) version of the 2017 model year Ford E-450 cutaway van, which now makes it legal to convert the vehicle to CNG in the U.S.
December 21, 2016 - News
Landi Renzo's Dedicated CNG E-450 Certified
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has certified Landi Renzo's dedicated compressed natural gas (CNG) conversion of Ford's 2017 model year E-450 cutaway van.
December 15, 2016 - News
Most Diesel Pickups Cost More to Operate
More than 90% of the 272 diesel-powered pickups on the market cost more to operate than their gasoline counterparts, while nine diesel passenger cars had a lower total cost of ownership (TCO), according to new data from Vincentric.
December 5, 2016 - News
Nissan Prices 2017 NV Vans, Updates V-8
The 2017 Nissan NV will offer the 5.6L Endurance gasoline engine that debuted with the Titan XD. Pricing for the base NV cargo van increases by $1,190.
December 1, 2016 - News
Older Sprinter Vans Recalled for Brake Warning Light
The recall covers more than 17,000 Dodge and Freightliner Sprinter 2500 and 3500 vans in the 2003 to 2006 model years.
November 23, 2016 - News
Ram's Tablet App Helps Fleets Configure Vans
Fiat-Chrysler's Ram Commercial has developed a mobile app for tablets that allows fleet and business customers to view possible upfits when purchasing one of the 14 configurations of the ProMaster cargo van.
November 21, 2016 - News
Mercedes-Benz Van Upfitter Program Now Underway
Mercedes-Benz's MasterSolutions upfitter program has launched for Metris and Sprinter vans to provide common equipment packages for fleets through a Mercedes-Benz or Freightliner dealer.
November 2, 2016 - News
2017 Nissan NV200 Van to Start at $22,115
Nissan's 2017 NV200 compact cargo van has arrived at dealer lots and retails for at least $22,115, Nissan has announced.
October 19, 2016 - Article
Vans Update: Surging Sales, Growing Choices
Sales of commercial vans may set a record this year and helping drive that traffic is a wider array of offerings in three distinct size categories.
October 18, 2016 - News
Md. County Adds Hybrid Electric Vans
XL Hybrids, Inc. has installed its XL3 Hybrid Electric Drive System in Prince George’s County cargo vans as part of the Maryland county’s sustainable energy program.
September 27, 2016 - News
Montgomery County Adds Hybrid Ford Vans
XL Hybrids has installed its XL3 Hybrid Electric Drive System in 15 passenger and cargo vans for Montgomery County, Md. The 15 upfit Ford Transit vans add to the 10 existing Ford Econoline hybrid vans already in use in the county’s fleet.
September 8, 2016 - News
USPS Adds Another 3,000 Ram ProMaster Vans
FCA has started delivering another 3,339 Ram ProMaster cargo vans to the U.S. Postal Service in a second order that follows a 9,113-vehicle order last year.
September 1, 2016 - News
2017 Ram ProMaster Becomes More Upfit Friendly
The 2017 Ram ProMaster full-size van will arrive with upgrades designed to improve upfitting for the chassis cab and cutaway models, as well as an updated Uconnect infotainment system.
August 24, 2016 - News
Ford Recalls Transits for Fuel Injection Pumps
The recall covers more than 2,000 2015-2016 model-year vans equipped with 3.2-liter diesel engines.
August 10, 2016 - News
XL Hybrids Touts Ford Transit MPG Improvement
XL Hybrids announced vehicle testing results that validate a 26% improvement in mpg on the EPA UDDS (Urban Dynamometer Driving Schedule) drive cycle for Ford Transit vans upfitted with XL3 Hybrid Electric Drive Systems.
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