Baby Dino’s Road Trip Saved from Brink of Extinction

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Little Draven was all set for his first road trip from his home in New York to Virginia, where he was about to appear at a fundraising gala in Fredericksburg.

Excitement was tempered with uncertainty after his transportation arrangements fell through at the last minute. What’s a 20-foot-long, 240-pound “baby” Tyrannosaurus Rex to do?

Just in the nick of time, a Good Samaritan came forward to donate a Penske rental truck to transport Draven to the fundraiser benefitting the Institute for the Performing Arts, organizers of “Travel Through Time,” an educational, interactive stage show featuring Draven. [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…]

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…]

Moving Season: Take Care When Moving with Pets

Moving with PetsMoving can be stressful for your four-legged friends, who rely on you to keep them safe and comfortable along the way.  When planning a move, taking care of your pets’ needs can make for a smoother trip for everyone. [Read more…]

Penske Truck Leasing is No. 79 on InformationWeek Elite 100 List

Penske Truck Leasing Global HeadquartersPenske Truck Leasing is once again a member of the annual InformationWeek Elite 100 list, placing No. 79. For 16 straight years, the company has graced the InformationWeek 500 rankings, which highlights leading business technology innovators in the United States. [Read more…]

Simon Pagenaud Racing in Penske Truck Rental IndyCar in 2015

Simon Pagenaud 2015 IndyCar, Penske Truck RentalSimon Pagenaud will drive the No. 22 Team Penske Dallara/Chevrolet IndyCar in Penske Truck Rental colors for four races in the Verizon IndyCar Series this season, including opening weekend in St. Petersburg, Florida. [Read more…]

Penske Truck Leasing Starts New National Ad Campaign (Videos)

Revised logosPenske Truck Leasing is “tipping off” a new ad campaign this month starting with ESPN.com during college basketball’s biggest month. The new campaign aims to highlight the breadth of the brand’s service offering to businesses and consumers in a unique and entertaining way. [Read more…]

Penske Opens Truck Rental and Leasing Office in Melbourne, Australia

Penske Truck Leasing Australia FreightlinerPenske Truck Leasing (“Penske”) has opened a new truck rental and full-service truck leasing office in Melbourne, Australia, located at 488 Blackshaws Road, Altona North, Victoria 3025. The hours are Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturdays from 8 a.m. to noon. For truck rental and leasing information call 1-300-GO-PENSKE or visit www.pensketruckrental.com.au. The new office is co-located within the Penske Power Systems facility (formerly MTU Detroit Diesel), a subsidiary of Penske Automotive Group, Inc. [Read more…]

Penske Trucks to Trek Cross-Country on Golf’s LPGA Symetra Tour

Emily Talley during the second round of FireKeepers Casino Hotel Championship at Battle Creek Country Club in Battle Creek, Mich.. on June 7, 2014.  ©2014 Scott A. MillerAs the official truck provider of the LPGA’s feeder Symetra Tour, Penske rental trucks will travel through much of the continental U.S. during the upcoming golf season and log 12,620 miles transporting golf balls, scoreboards, tee markers, standards and more. [Read more…]

Penske Adds Truck Rental to Existing Lowell, Arkansas, Location

Penske commercial rental truck Penske is now offering commercial truck rentals in Lowell, Arkansas, at 425 N. Bloomington St., with expanded hours. The location also provides full-service truck leasing, consumer rental as well as contract maintenance services for commercial truck fleets. [Read more…]