CNG Maintenance Differs from Diesel Maintenance

Penske CNG Truck Photo

The number of motor carriers adopting compressed natural gas (CNG) vehicles is increasing, as is the number of fueling locations offering the fuel. However, when it comes to maintenance, the needs of CNG vehicles differ from those of their diesel … [Read more...]

Driving to Ensure Exceptional Customer Service


Every day nearly 2,000 “hiker” drivers at Penske Truck Leasing work hard to ensure that the rental and leased vehicles customers need will be ready where and when they need them. … [Read more...]

Penske Opens Location in Metro Vancouver, British Columbia

Penske employees during the grand opening, from left:

Penske Truck Leasing has debuted a full-service facility in Surrey, British Columbia, a Vancouver suburb. Located in the Port Kells Industrial Park, it has full-service truck leasing, local consumer and commercial truck rental and contract truck … [Read more...]

Penske Location Now Open in Calgary, Alberta

Penske employees from left pose during the grand opening, from left: Jeff Boyd, District Manager; Eric Clark, Area Vice President; Mike Fryer, Area Sales Manager; Craig Connell, Lease Sales Representative.

A second Penske Truck Leasing location in Calgary, Alberta, that offers full-service truck leasing and contract truck fleet maintenance services is now open in the Industrial Foothills. The address is 3650 46th Ave., SE, T2B 3P9. … [Read more...]

More Efficient Trailers to Hit the Road with 2018 Model Year

Highway driving

This summer the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Department of Transportation’s (DOT) National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) announced the Phase 2 federal greenhouse-gas (GHG) and fuel-economy regulations that will apply … [Read more...]

Prepare Now for Food Safety Modernization Act Deadlines


The Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) will affect the entire supply chain, bringing sweeping changes to everyone from growers to warehouse operators and motor carriers. The FDA is required to begin issuing its … [Read more...]

CVSA Brake Safety: Minimize Violations with These Two Tips

Penske truck

Law enforcement agencies across North America will conduct a brake system inspection blitz on large trucks and buses as part of the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s (CVSA) annual Brake Safety Week, September 6-12, to identify out-of-adjustment … [Read more...]

Impact of Food Safety Modernization Act on Transportation Industry

Supermarket dairy aisle stock image

On February 5, 2015, the FDA published a proposed sanitary transportation rule, which it is mandated to do under the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA). The proposed rule seeks to apply a risk-based approach to prevent practices that create food … [Read more...]

Roger Penske Inducted into The Automotive Hall of Fame

Roger S. Penske

Roger Penske, Founder and Chairman of Penske Corporation, was recently inducted into The Automotive Hall of Fame along with automaker Elwood Haynes, former Ferrari Chairman Luca di Montezemolo, and industrialist Ratan N. Tata. … [Read more...]

Penske Opens New Full-Service Location in Alabaster, Alabama

Penske Truck Leasing held a grand opening in Alabaster, Alabama. Posing for a ribbon-cutting photo, from left: Alabaster city manager George Henry and mayor Marty Handlon. From Penske: Chip Jensen, senior vice president; Keith Kelley, district manager; Jim Lager, senior vice president of sales; and Jason Harvell, district business development manager.

Penske Truck Leasing hosted a grand opening today for a full-service facility in the Birmingham suburb of Alabaster, Alabama. Located at 185 Airpark Industrial Road, in the Interstate Commerce Park, the state-of-the-art facility provides full-service … [Read more...]