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Assessing the Ford F-150 Hybrid for Fleets

Assessing the Ford F-150 Hybrid for Fleets

Our test of the new F-150 PowerBoost netted an extraordinary 19.2 average mpg with a 1,732-lb. payload and 25.1 mpg without. Adding PowerBoost’s 12,700 lbs. of max towing, is it blasphemy to finally turn our backs on diesel for true work applications?

January 4, 2021

Deep Dive Analysis of the 2022-Model Ford E-Transit

Deep Dive Analysis of the 2022-Model Ford E-Transit

The E-Transit is available in eight body-style configurations, including cargo van, chassis cab, and cutaway versions, with three roof heights and three body lengths. The E-Transit cargo area is the same as the current gasoline-powered Transit van.

December 16, 2020

Q&A: How Ford Plans to Increase Commercial Vehicle Sales

Q&A: How Ford Plans to Increase Commercial Vehicle Sales

Ford wants to make commercial vehicles a larger part of its business, and Ford CV leader Ted Cannis explains how the company is turning to things such as electrification and connectivity to make it happen.

December 6, 2020

Class 3-7 Trucks Enhance Capabilities for 2021

Class 3-7 Trucks Enhance Capabilities for 2021

The big “brother” to the pickup truck, the Class 3-7 segment are the movers and shakers of today’s new truck world. Here's an overview of the lineup of trucks in this segment ready and available for 2021.

October 6, 2020

Ford Takes Telematics In-House and Hardware Free

Ford Takes Telematics In-House and Hardware Free

Manufacturers are partnering with telematics providers to allow access to data from OEMs’ factory-installed modems. Meanwhile, Ford has introduced its own telematics system that takes advantage of its factory modem to maximize the depth and breadth of that data for fleets.

September 1, 2020

2020 Medium-Duty Truck of the Year: Ford F-650

2020 Medium-Duty Truck of the Year: Ford F-650

Capable, upfit-friendly, and powerful, the Ford F-650 is a modern-day workhorse selected as the No. 1 truck by fleet managers in Work Truck's Medium-Duty Truck of the Year awards.

April 7, 2020

Test Drive: 2020 Ford F-450 Super Duty
What's Hot in New Trucks

What's Hot in New Trucks

While new heavy-duty trucks tend to get bathed in spotlights whenever they are rolled out, their smaller but equally stout medium-duty brethren have been stealing more of the limelight of late.

December 13, 2019

A Closer Look at 2020-MY Medium-Duty Trucks

A Closer Look at 2020-MY Medium-Duty Trucks

Fleets in the market for a medium-duty truck have a wide variety of models to choose from in the 2020 model-year. Here are a few key highlights from each automaker.

October 9, 2019

How to Spec a Safer Truck

How to Spec a Safer Truck

Safety technology continues to evolve as OEMs introduce smarter, more efficient safety systems. Fleets should continue to stay informed on the latest technology without forgetting the basics.

September 11, 2019

Ford's New 7.3L Engine & Standard PTO
Ford's F-600 Rounds Out Super Duty Lineup
What's New in Medium Duty

What's New in Medium Duty

There are more options than ever for midrange truck and cargo van buyers, from powertrain and fuel choices to driver amenities.

November 16, 2018

Ford Discusses Vehicle Lineup Shift

Ford Discusses Vehicle Lineup Shift

Earlier this year, the automaker announced a major change to its vehicle portfolio, shifting to around 90% trucks, utilities, and commercial vehicles by 2020.

October 9, 2018

Economics of Vans vs. Pickups

Economics of Vans vs. Pickups

A renaissance in the van segment means operators of vocational fleets have more choices than ever before, but the right selection requires an analysis that starts with the application, continues with the cost of ownership, and ends with the driver.

September 7, 2018