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October 2017, Government Fleet - Feature

Ford's F-150 Police Responder Offers Pursuit Performance

The F-150 Police Responder features best-in-class payload capacity and towing capacity. Photo courtesy of Ford

By Shelley Ernst

In July, Ford introduced the next model in its line of law enforcement vehicles, the F-150 Police Responder. The industry’s first police pursuit-rated pickup truck is built to provide law enforcement fleets improved performance in off-road and rural environments.

Tags: Pickup Trucks, Ford, Police, Ford F-150 Responder

February 2017, Automotive Fleet - Feature

Ford's 2017-MY Fleet-Only Options

Photo of 2017 F650/F-750 courtesy of Ford.

By Paul Clinton

Ford offers optional equipment available only to fleets that includes police telematics, orange seatbelts, and adjustable pedals.

Tags: Ford, 2017-MY, Optional Equipment, Ford Super Duty, Police Vehicles, Ford Transit

October 2016, Work Truck - Cover Story

Bigger, Brawnier 2017-MY Work Trucks

The Chevrolet Low Cab Forward will debut in seven models, ranging from Class 3-5. (Photo courtesy of Isuzu Commercial Truck of America)

By Jack Roberts

The newest Class 3-7 work truck models feature dramatic new enhancements. New and upgraded vehicles for 2017 come with a variety of improved features that focus on comfort, dependability, and safety.

Tags: 2017-MY, Kenworth, Peterbilt, Ford, GMC, Chevrolet, Isuzu, Hino, Ram Truck

September 2016, Work Truck - Cover Story

Ford's All-New 2017 F-Series Super Duty

The all-new 2017 Ford F-250 Lariat Crew Cab 4x4 single-rear-wheel pickup is the most popular model in the Super Duty lineup. It offers a combination of conventional, gooseneck and fifth-wheel towing capability. (Photo courtesy of Ford Motor Co.)

By Mike Antich

This is the first all-new Super Duty truck in 18 years. Key enhancements include a high-strength aluminum body and box for all body styles, an all-new high-strength steel frame, improved fuel economy, and greater towing capabilities.

Tags: Ford F-550, Ford F-450, Ford F-350, Ford F-250, Ford, 2017-MY, Ford Super Duty, Large Pickups

May 2016, TruckingInfo.com - Department

Test Drive: Ford's New F-650 Looks, Feels Familiar

The front-end styling is fresh, but Supe rDuty steel cabs, including this five-man crew type, carry over from previous model. The tight front-wheel cut makes the truck highly maneuverable. Photos: Tom Berg

By Tom Berg

If you found Ford’s previous F-650 and F-750 useful, comfortable and easy to drive, you’ll feel the same way about the new generation.

Tags: Medium-Duty Trucks, Ford, Ford F-650, Test Drive

November 2015, Government Fleet - Feature

2017 Ford Super Duty: More Capability, Less Weight

The 2017 Ford F-Series Super Duty features an all-new, high-strength steel fully-boxed frame, aluminum-alloy body and stronger axles, springs, and suspension. Pictured is the F-250 XLT Super Duty. Photo courtesy of Ford

By Staff

An aluminum-alloy body helps reduce the weight of Ford’s 2017 F-Series Super Duty by up to 350 lbs.

Tags: Ford, Ford F-Series, 2017-MY, Ford F-250, Aluminum, LED Lighting

August 2015, Automotive Fleet - Feature

Ford Previews 2016-MY Fleet Vehicles

Attendees being briefed the automaker's 2016 product lineup. Photo courtesy of Ford.

By Mike Antich

Ford Motor Company held its 2016 model-year fleet preview at the Gaylord Texan resort in Grapevine, Texas, from May 4-6.

Tags: Lincoln, Ford, 2016-MY, Fleet Previews

May 2015, Business Fleet - Feature

Aluminum F-150 Designed for Repairability

Photo courtesy of Ford

By Paul Clinton

Ford addresses vehicle engineering, parts pricing, insurance costs and auto body shop training in regards to keeping repair prices in check.

Tags: Ford F-150, Ford, Aluminum, Large Pickups, TCO, I-CAR, ASE

May 2015, Automotive Fleet - Feature

Fleet Managers Get Insiders' Look at Ford F-150

Photo courtesy of Ford.

By Staff

Ford Motor Company recently hosted some of its largest fleet and commercial customers at a daylong learning session about the all-new 2015 Ford F-150.

Tags: Ford F-150, Ford, Fleet Events, Pickup Trucks, Aluminum

April 2015, TruckingInfo.com - Test Drives

Test Drive: CNG F-650 Dump Truck

The F-650 offers the same cab choices as other Super Duty trucks. This one’s long crew cab required a lengthy wheelbase, but the steering gear’s tight wheel cut allowed great maneuverability.

By Tom Berg

Ford’s big V-10 is strong and fairly quiet as it revs to make horses that feed on natural gas.

Tags: Ford F-650, CNG, Dump Trucks, Ford

March 2014, Government Fleet - Feature

6 Questions About the 2015 Ford F-150

Photo courtesy of Ford<br />

By Thi Dao

The truck's body is made of high-strength, military-­grade aluminum alloy, which Ford says will not only reduce weight but also improve payload, towing, and fuel efficiency.

Tags: Ford F-150, Ford, Pickup Trucks, Aluminum

November 2013, Government Fleet - WebXclusive

How to Use Police Vehicle Tests

Photo by Raymond Holt/MSP.

By Paul Clinton

The agencies that test new model-year, pursuit-rated vehicles offer complementary evaluations and differing methodologies that give them equal weight among vehicle purchasers.

Tags: Vehicle Testing, Michigan State Police, Chrysler, Los Angeles County, Ford, General Motors

May 2013, Government Fleet - Feature

Police Vehicles: A Look Back

Photo courtesy of City of Akron, Ohio

By Thi Dao

As police fleets search for their next patrol car, Government Fleet provides a brief review of popular police vehicles from the past, as well as current offerings from automakers.

Tags: Chevrolet, Dodge, Police Vehicles, Anniversary, Ford

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