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’s Military Call Center a Valuable Resource

Military Call CenterFor those in the military, moving often becomes a way of life. While packing up everything and shipping off to new locations can be stressful, employees of Penske Truck Rental’s specialized military call center are easing the anxiety of a do-it-yourself move. The Armed Services refers to these types of moves as a PCS (Permanent Change of Station). [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…]

Tips for Safer Winter Rental Truck Driving

Winter driving tipsDriving during the cold and icy winter months is something that causes concern for drivers. Snow and ice can make traveling more difficult and dangerous.

“Safety is always the primary concern when on the road,” explained Chuck Pagesy, director of safety at Penske. “When driving during the winter, taking precaution is key.” [Read more…]

Montoya Returns to Sprint Cup Series for Penske Truck Rental

JPM Penske Truck Rental No. 12 Ford Fusion car front viewDriving the No. 12 Penske Truck Rental Ford Fusion, Team Penske driver Juan Pablo Montoya makes a temporary appearance in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series this weekend, competing in the Crown Royal Presents the John Wayne Walding 400 at the Brickyard at Indianapolis Speedway race. [Read more…]

Penske Introduces Natural Gas Trucks for Rent in Select Markets

Penske CNG Rental Semi-TractorPenske Truck Rental has 85 compressed natural gas (CNG) Freightliner Cascadia tractors available for commercial rental use in select markets. These day cab tractors are equipped with Cummins Westport 12-liter engines. CNG tractors from Penske are currently in-stock and ready to rent in select markets including: Southern California, Northern California, Phoenix, Denver, Salt Lake City, Dallas-Fort Worth, Atlanta and Baltimore. [Read more…]

Penske Truck Rental Ad Campaign Earns Three Awards

Penske Truck Rental Ad CampaignPenske Truck Rental’s 2013 online advertising campaign aimed at boosting brand awareness among consumers recently picked up three awards in the Web Marketing Association’s Internet Advertising Competition.

The award-winning “For the love of your stuff …” ad campaign was a collaborative effort between teams from Penske Truck Leasing’s marketing department and The Martin Agency, which is the company’s ad agency of record. [Read more…]

Improving Your Move with Social Media

Moving couple using a tabletCompleting a move can be a stressful experience. Fears about cost or mechanical issues can run rampant. Luckily, there are a plethora of tools available to help ease your mind and take much of the stress out of your move. In the past few years, social media has emerged as an invaluable source of knowledge and reassurance for the anxious mover. [Read more…]

Keep Your Dog Safe When Moving

Kurgo dog harnessDuring a move, your four-legged friends are just as precious as your belongings. That’s why Penske has teamed with Kurgo to keep dogs safely secured with a harness while traveling in a Penske rental truck. [Read more…]

Kandela Teams with Penske Truck Rental to Make Moving Easier

Penske-Truck-RentalOkay. You’re moving. Don’t freak out. Penske Truck Rental has a new moving partner to help make your next move a whole lot less stressful. Kandela Concierge provides a true concierge experience when you are moving into a new residence by coordinating all the details of your home services including: cable TV, internet, phone service, home security, and much more. [Read more…]