FMCSA, Penske Support Programs to Place Veterans in Commercial Truck Driver Positions

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has awarded $2.3 million in grants to 13 technical and community colleges across the country to help train veterans and their families for jobs as commercial bus and … [Read more...]

Penske Truck Rental Adding Location in Adelaide, Australia

Penske Truck Rental is building greater visibility in Australia – both on the roads and on the racetrack. With demand for its rental and leasing services accelerating, Penske Truck Rental plans to open its fourth Australian location in Adelaide in … [Read more...]

FMCSA, Industry Stakeholders Look for Ways to Improve Driver Health

Offering Wellness Programs Can Encourage Improved Health During the recent Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s Motor Carrier Safety Advisory Committee and Medical Review Board meeting, Brian Morris, associate corporate medical director at … [Read more...]

Powering Innovation and Growth in Australia

Some businesses will go the extra mile to provide good service. Penske Truck Rental Australia recently went an extra 4,300 miles for a team of U.S. high school students participating in a solar-powered vehicle trek across the Outback. But since this … [Read more...]

What is a Penske Truck Hiker?

What is the job of a Penske truck hiker? Does that person climb a mountain trail with a knapsack on his or her back? Do they hitchhike across North America? It is actually none of the above. Penske hikers are the drivers who move vehicles from where … [Read more...]

FMCSA: Electronic Logging Device Rule, CSA Among Top Priorities

The Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s (FMCSA) Administrator Scott Darling has outlined the top five priorities he would like to see carried out by year’s end. Among the key priorities is a rule that would … [Read more...]

Sleep Apnea Diagnosis, Treatment Crucial to Improving Driver Safety

Proper sleep is vital for professional drivers, and obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) — a condition where the upper airway closes or narrows during sleep, leading to sleep disturbances and poor sleep — is one of the major contributors to daytime … [Read more...]

Penske Part of International Food Distributors Association Conference

Penske Truck Leasing will take part in the International Food Distributors Association Distribution Solutions Conference in Phoenix from October 26 to October 28, at the Phoenix Convention Center. … [Read more...]

Penske to Exhibit at National Beer Wholesalers Association Event

Penske Truck Leasing will be an exhibitor at the National Beer Wholesalers Association Annual Convention and Trade Show, taking place October 11 to October 14, at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. Visit the company’s booth (913) where Penske leasing, … [Read more...]

CNG Maintenance Differs from Diesel Maintenance

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...]