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Roush Propane F-59 for FedEx Contractor

March 7, 2014 in Propane, WorkTruck2014 by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Roush Touts First FedEx Ground Vehicle
 Fueled by Propane Autogas,
It’s First Alt Fuel Truck for Lancaster, N.Y. Contractor Chase Delivery

Roush CleanTech unveiled the first propane autogas vehicle for FedEx Ground at the NTEA Work Truck Show in Indianapolis. The Ford F-59 strip chassis truck will be operated by contractor Chase Delivery on a high mileage route in Buffalo, N.Y.

Parker Sees Hydraulic Hybrid Sales Surge

June 19, 2012 in Fleet Order, Hydraulic Hybrid by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Better Performance and Pricing Promised for Coming Year

Parker Hannifin’s RunWise brand series hydraulic hybrid drivetrain has been performing even better than expected in Autocar E3 refuse trucks, prompting the company to predict a sales surge, to three figures, for its new financial year commencing July 1.

Calstart Fosters Hydraulic Hybrids

April 22, 2012 in Fleet Order, Hydraulic Hybrid by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Pasadena-based Calstart is talking up receipt of hydraulic hybrid evaluation vehicles by members of its Hybrid, Electric and Advanced Truck Users Forum’s parcel delivery working group.

HTUF members FedEx Ground, Purolator Courier, and UPS each purchased an evaluation vehicle with assistance from Calstart through a grant from the U.S. Department of Energy.

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