Truck Safety: Pay Attention to Low-Clearance Warnings

WARNING-SIGNHave 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 the roof is torn away. [Read more…]

Penske Opens Sydney, Australia, Truck Rental Office

Penske Truck Rental Australia - June 2015As 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

MissionABLE Awards logo 2015Penske 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 care, benefits and jobs. The award will be presented to Penske Truck Rental at the 2015 Mission: ABLE Awards that take place October 6, 2015.

“We’re proud to honor Penske Truck Rental for all the support they’ve provided to our organization,” said Al Kovach, Jr. national president of Paralyzed Veterans of America. “This award is just one way to say thank you for their continued commitment to our mission of ensuring that disabled veterans have all the resources they need to thrive after serious injury.” [Read more…]

Penske Expands Branding Efforts with New Video Ads

Revised logosLast 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 was recently featured in Advertising Age (3.16.15) and AdWeek (5.20.15) for its unique marketing and creative approach. View the three new videos below. [Read more…]

Penske Alternative Fuels Leader to Appear at Promotional Events 

Penske CNG tractor stock imageMatt Krasney, director of alternative fuels for Penske Truck Leasing, will serve as keynote speaker at next week’s Louisiana Alternative Fuels Conference and Expo (LAF) in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. He will also talk at a pair of regional open houses in Georgia to promote the Peach State’s natural gas commercial vehicle tax incentive program. [Read more…]

Penske Unveils Denver Rental, Leasing and Maintenance Location

Penske Truck Leasing Denver FacilityA grand opening event took place in Denver today as Penske Truck Leasing announced a state-of-the-art facility that provides full-service truck leasing, consumer and commercial truck rental and contract truck fleet maintenance services. The address is 10255 East 40th Avenue. [Read more…]

Penske Truck Leasing Exhibiting at National Private Truck Council Expo

Highway stock photoPenske Truck Leasing is a top exhibitor and sponsor of the 2015 National Private Truck Council (NPTC) Annual Education Management Conference & Exhibition in Cincinnati April 26 to April 28 at the Duke Energy Convention Center and Hilton Netherland Plaza Hotel. [Read more…]

Earth Day: Natural Gas Provides Fleets with Clean Fuel Alternatives

Earth Day stock imagePenske Truck Leasing and Penske Logistics were among the companies that celebrated Earth Day and sustainability advancements being made in the transportation sector. The setting in Pottsville, Pennsylvania, was the grand opening of a Trillium CNG fueling station, with Wegmans Food MarketsNFI, a supply chain solutions provider; and Gladstein, Neandross and Associates (GNA), clean transportation and energy consultants. [Read more…]

Penske Wins First-Ever U.S. EPA Clean Air Excellence Award

USEPA Photo by Eric Vance. Public domain imagePenske Truck Leasing has been given the Clean Air Excellence Award, in the Clear Air Technology category, by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). As one of seven 2015 winners Penske is the only corporation; the other recipients are government-related organizations. This is the first time Penske Truck Leasing has received this award. [Read more…]

Penske’s Platinum Presence at Alternative Clean Transportation Expo

Penske CNG truckOnce again in 2015, Penske Truck Leasing and Penske Logistics will be highly visible at this year’s Alternative Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo taking place in Dallas, May 4-May 7, at the Kay Bailey Hutchinson Convention Center. A platinum sponsor, Penske will appear on multiple panels and be an exhibitor. [Read more…]