Fight High Fuel Prices with Fundamentals & SmartWay

The recent run-up in fuel prices for gasoline and diesel has commercial truck fleet managers and operators once again re-evaluating their fuel strategies and options. Last week, the Department of Energy reported diesel rose 5.3 cents to $4.157 a … [Read more...]

Penske Truck Leasing Program Helps Truck Fleets Manage Fuel Costs

The good news for the trucking industry and truck fleet owners and operators is the U.S. Energy Information Administration recently revised its forecast for diesel prices down. But, if you have operated a truck fleet over the last few years you know … [Read more...]

Key Fuel Strategies Improve Overall Fuel Economy

For motor carriers, fuel is the second highest budget item and for some companies it is threatening to surpass personnel costs. What’s more, diesel prices continue to inch higher and industry analysts expect fuel costs to remain volatile throughout … [Read more...]

ATRI Updates Trucking Costs Report

Looking for a short, interesting read? Be sure to check out the American Transportation Research Institute website, which recently released the findings of its 2011 update to An Analysis of the Operational Costs of Trucking report. With record high … [Read more...]

Penske Truck Leasing Introduces New Fuel Card Program

Penske Truck Leasing is currently implementing a new fuel card program, designed to provide our fuel card customers with improved security, visibility and controls.  The new fuel card program operates through a secure website and enables your … [Read more...]

Higher Fuel Prices Persist

Last January, “Move Ahead” posted a piece titled As Diesel Prices Rise Truck Fleets Seek Solutions.  At that time we speculated a diesel price déjà vu scenario may be developing.  Since our original post prices for on-highway diesel fuel and gasoline … [Read more...]

As Diesel Prices Rise Truck Fleets Seek Solutions

While the trucking and logistics sectors continue to spring back from the Great Freight Recession it looks like a diesel price déjà vu scenario may be developing. According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration on-highway diesel prices have … [Read more...]