More Efficient Trailers to Hit the Road with 2018 Model Year

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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...]

Truck Safety: Pay Attention to Low-Clearance Warnings

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Have you ever seen a YouTube video of a rental truck driving under a low bridge, only to have its roof peeled off like a sardine can? One second the truck is moving briskly down the road, and then in an instant, the truck comes to an abrupt halt as … [Read more...]

Penske Opens Sydney, Australia, Truck Rental Office

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As part of its Australian expansion, Penske Truck Rental has opened its third truck rental and full-service truck leasing office in Sydney. … [Read more...]

Paralyzed Veterans of America to Honor Penske Truck Rental

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Penske Truck Rental is proud to announce that Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA) has selected the organization to receive the Achieve: ABLE Award, for its continued financial support of PVA’s mission to ensure disabled veterans have access to health … [Read more...]

Penske Expands Branding Efforts with New Video Ads

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Last week, Penske released three new video ads supporting its ongoing enterprise advertising and branding campaign that launched last March for its truck rental, full-service truck leasing and logistics businesses. The humorous digital ad campaign … [Read more...]