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Pictured l-r are Keith Marian, fleet maintenance superintendent; Chris Saxe, deputy public works director, field operations; and Joe De Francesco, director of public works.

GFX Road Show 2014: City of Orange, Calif.

In early May, Government Fleet staff headed out to six facilities in the Southern California area to promote the Government Fleet Expo & Conference (GFX) in San Diego and to show GFX attendees the workings of some local fleets.

The City of Orange, Calif., has a fleet of 418 units and staff of nine employees. Equipment Maintenance Superintendent Keith Marian gave a tour of the facility.

To view additional Road Show coverage, including photo galleries of other fleets and a video, click here.

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Celebrating Ed's birthday at the office.

Ed Bobit: A Man of Outsized Pleasures

Ed Bobit, founder and chairman of Bobit Business Media, publisher of Automotive Fleet,as well as many other media brands, passed away June 29 at the age of 86. Bobit was a man of outsized pleasures, but none more than his work and family, which were usually one and the same.  We hope you enjoy these photos of Ed enjoying the very full life he led. Read the full story here.

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The ProMaster City will compete in a crowded compact van segment.

Ram's 2015 ProMaster City

The 2015 Ram ProMaster City is entering the competitive compact van market in late 2014 with class-leading cargo volume and a nine-speed transmission. The van will compete with Ford's Transit Connect, Nissan's NV200, and GM's Chevrolet City Express. Read the full story herePhotos courtesy of Fiat Chrysler.

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A representative of Samba Safety outlines how the company can help two attendees' fleets.

2014 NAFA I&E in Pictures

On the show floor of the 2014 NAFA I&E, attendees could talk to representatives from various automakers, upfitters, fleet management companies, technology companies, and other fleet suppliers. To read an article about the NAFA I&E, click here. Photos by Lauren Fletcher and Thi Dao.

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The engine and the drivetrain are then mated to the body.

Ford Transit Kansas City Assembly Plant Tour

After spending some time behind the wheel of the MY-2015 Transit, media representatives were given a tour of the revamped assembly line at the Ford plant in Kansas City. Read the full story here.

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Ford offered its full line up of 2015 Transit vans for testing in a closed course next to Kemper Arena in Kansas City.

Ford Transit Ride and Drive

Ford hosted a one-day event a stone's throw from its Kansas City facility to give media representatives a little time behind the wheel of the MY-2015 Transit. Read the full story here.

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The 2015 Chrysler 200 features a new nine-speed automatic engine with available AWD.

Chrysler Fleet Preview

Chrysler's regional fleet preview in Anaheim, Calif., earlier this month featured several new models from brands such as Ram, Jeep, Dodge and Fiat. Check out photos of top Chrysler vehicles such as the Ram ProMaster, Dodge Charger, Chrysler 200, Ram 2500 and Fiat 500L. Photos by Amy Winter.

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The City of Long Beach's vehicles head to the main maintenance garage for service.

Fleet Facility Tour: City of Long Beach, Calif.

Government Fleet Magazine took a tour of several fleet maintenance facilities of the City of Long Beach, Calif. The municipality is now the sixth largest in the state with a population just under 470,000. Dan Berlenbach, fleet services manager, and his team manage eight maintenance facilities, as well as 1,910 vehicles and equipment. Photos by Paul Clinton.

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Full conference registrations were up 29% from the prior year.

GFX 2014 in San Diego

The 2014 Government Fleet Expo and Conference (GFX) took place at the San Diego (Calif.) Convention Center from June 2-4. This year's conference included a keynote speech by baseball all-star Steve Garvey, educational sessions, vendor booths, and numerous awards. Photos by Vince Taroc.

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Bosch offers its Encore diagnostic tool.

New Products at GFX 2014

Fleet management software, green vehicle technology, and maintenence tools were among the new products at the 2014 Government Fleet Conference and Expo in San Diego. View a gallery of a cross-section of new products at the show. Photos by Vince Taroc.

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