While many laws are in place to prevent on-road collisions, driver distraction — caused by everything from eating to mobile device usage — still remains a weighty Concern within fleets. However, reviewing current trends and tips can help fleets gain a better understanding in order to help mitigate the problem.
The State of Indiana and King County, Wash., transportation departments leverage diverse on-site refueling methods for their propane-autogas vehicles. From a centralized fueling facility to a network of more than 100 stations statewide, these fleets have invested in fueling infrastructure and are seeing significant fuel savings.
The redesigned 2014 edition sports enormous front fenders, swooping lines and stylish new front and rear ends, all part of Mazda's new "Stylish, Insightful, and Spirited" design concept.
Chrysler's Fiat 500 joined the U.S. market last year. For 2013, the Italian carmaker made some refinements and added a 135-horsepower turbo to split the difference between the base engine and the Abarth performance models.
Vehicle retrofits and fueling station construction aren’t the only expenses when switching to compressed natural gas (CNG). However, even when considering the total cost of CNG, the payback period can be as short as three years.