[companyInfo] Fleet Management News Digest from GPSTrackIt.com/ …Featuring periodical updates on new fleet vehicles, fuels, and laws, regulations and technology that can impact fleet operations. The Latest Developments in Hybrid-Electric Medium-Duty Trucks For fleet managers looking to slash fuel costs and go green, without the “range anxiety” often associated with alternative fuels, diesel hybrid-electric trucks >> Continue Reading >> Continue Reading

GPS Trackit has released fuel card integration, its latest enhancement to their Fleet Manager vehicle tracking system.  The company’s flagship product already helps companies manage their fleets more efficiently.  The new fuel card integration increases this capability. >> Continue Reading

[companyInfo] Fleet Management News Digest from GPSTrackIt.com/ …Featuring periodical updates on new fleet vehicles, fuels, and laws, regulations and technology that can impact fleet operations. Volkswagen To Triple Battery Capacity With Lithium-Air Technology Fossil fuels may not be the cleanest way of powering us between two points on a map, but there’s little doubt they >> Continue Reading >> Continue Reading

The 2014 Ford Transit Connect elevates the street smarts of compact, commercial vans to a new level of versatility for cargo, service and passenger fleets. Whether outfitted for hauling, tool storage, carpooling or taxi service, the Transit Connect has consistently offered an attractive alternative to fleets that need the space and security offered by vans, but prefer a smaller package. >> Continue Reading

[companyInfo] Fleet Management News Digest from GPSTrackIt.com/ …Featuring periodical updates on new fleet vehicles, fuels, and laws, regulations and technology that can impact fleet operations. Obama Orders Higher Fuel Standards for Trucks Federal standards for medium and heavy duty trucks will be raised over the next two years in an effort to reduce oil consumption >> Continue Reading >> Continue Reading

Every day, more businesses are transitioning to clean fuels and electric vehicles over oil dependent cars and trucks. As of now this green revolution is by choice of the business, but soon fuel efficiency will be required. Last August of 2012, the Federal Government and the NHTSA (National Highway Traffic Safety Administration) broke new ground with more aggressive CAFE (Corporate Average Fuel Economy) standards. >> Continue Reading

An Important Question often Posed by Consumers is where can Green Vehicles be Conveniently Recharged or Refueled? Alternative fuel vehicles are becoming more available as well as more affordable. In the not too distant future, most drivers in every corner of the nation will be using alternative fuels or electric vehicles (EVs). Check out this >> Continue Reading >> Continue Reading

[companyInfo] Car Charging Gets $230 Million EV System From Bankrupt Ecotality Car Charging Group Inc. (CCGI), the Miami Beach-based operator of electric vehicle charging stations, acquired the assets of bankrupt competitor Ecotality Inc. (ECTYQ) for $3.34 million, gaining a $230 million network partially funded by the U.S. Energy Department…. Read Full Story… >> Continue Reading

[companyInfo] San Diego Gets First Public SAE Charging Station for Electric Vehicles The SAE International DC “Combo” Fast Charge station at San Diego’s Fashion Valley Mall is the first U.S. public installation of an industry-coordinated standard for fast charging of plug-in electric vehicles. Starting in late December, the Chevrolet Spark EV — available in California and >> Continue Reading >> Continue Reading