Each business day, Fastenal trucks fuel up before heading out to deliver industrial and construction supplies to surrounding branches and customer locations. For one recent addition to the Fastenal fleet, there's a new twist to this daily ritual: Instead of fueling up for its delivery route, this particular truck is charging up.
Over the last 12 plus months, Penske Truck Leasing marked some key milestones related to bringing commercial electric trucks to market and testing these vehicles in real-world applications with customers and within our subsidiary's fleet at Penske Logistics. Here are a few of the highlights:
Penske Logistics Logged Over 10,000 Miles in Heavy-Duty Electric Trucks<img lazy-loadable="true" src="https://assets.rebelmouse.io/eyJhbGciOiJIUzI1NiIsInR5cCI6IkpXVCJ9.eyJpbWFnZSI6Imh0dHBzOi8vYXNzZXRzLnJibC5tcy8yMjEwODIwMC9vcmlnaW4uanBnIiwiZXhwaXJlc19hdCI6MTU5NzY5NTA1M30.GJ16rzweV9SKrqKvoVs49dabfnEq-o9BBXQvhHDU_Os/img.jpg?width=980" id="81c9b" class="rm-shortcode" data-rm-shortcode-id="db9d11cea25f6a75dea898f2d8d54eaa" data-rm-shortcode-name="rebelmouse-image" /><p><a href="https://www.penskelogistics.com" target="_blank"><br>Penske Logistics</a> announced that it successfully logged more than 10,000 over-the-road miles making multiple, daily store deliveries on dedicated routes in Southern California for a leading quick service restaurant chain using two electric Freightliner Innovation Fleet eCascadias. The company believes it was the first truck fleet operator in the United States to achieve such a feat. <a href="https://www.gopenske.com/blog/logistics/penske-logistics-logs-over-10-000-miles-in-heavy-duty-electric-trucks" target="_self">Read More</a>.</p>
Penske Logistics today announced that it has successfully logged more than 10,000 over-the-road miles making multiple, daily store deliveries on dedicated routes in Southern California for a leading quick service restaurant chain using two, electric Freightliner Innovation Fleet eCascadias. The company believes it is the first truck fleet operator in the United States to achieve such a feat.
Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) delivered the first vehicle in its Freightliner Electric Innovation Fleet – a Freightliner eM2 – to Penske Truck Leasing today, fulfilling its promise to put an electric commercial truck in customer hands in 2018.
Daimler Trucks North America Announces Penske Truck Leasing and NFI as Partners for Freightliner Electric Innovation Fleet
Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) announced today that Penske Truck Leasing and NFI have agreed to partner in operating the Freightliner Electric Innovation Fleet of eCascadia™ heavy-duty trucks and eM2 106 medium-duty trucks. The move is the next phase of a co-creation process that DTNA is utilizing to actively involve customers in the development of commercial electric vehicles to meet the most valid target applications.
Penske is having a sale on used heavy-duty day cab and sleeper semi-trucks. These reliable, well-maintained heavy-duty trucks are ideal for your freight hauling and logistics needs. Used day cab semi-trucks and sleeper semi-trucks from Penske each come with a full maintenance history. Financing and warranty programs are available to help protect your used truck investment. If you are looking for heavy-duty tractor-trailers for sale Penske Used Trucks offers a wide selection.
Penske 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 visitwww.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.
Penske Used Trucks has opened a commercial truck dealership in Phoenix. Used light-, medium- and heavy-duty trucks, trailers and related equipment will be sold from this 2.3 acre facility, at 2219 South 2nd Place. The center is open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. For local sales inquiries call 1-855-527-2320.
Penske executive Jack Mitchell today announced the opening of aused trucks commercial dealership in Southern California, signaling a new sales channel for the company. The company’s new Torrance, Calif., dealership, located at 20425 S. Hamilton Ave., is selling used light-, medium- and heavy-duty trucks, trailers and related equipment. An invite-only grand opening is planned for April. To make local sales inquiries in Torrance, Calif, call Penske Used Trucks at 1-855-624-2272. Hours are Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Penske Truck Leasing has in its leasing inventory a limited number of low-mileage 2012 M2 medium-duty trucks now available.
Here is a great special from Penske Used Trucks on heavy-duty, single-axle day cab tractors. For a limited-time, enjoy $2,000 off and get a 1-year, 100,000 mile warranty. Choose from our extensive inventory of Freightliner, International, and Volvo tractors, and more. Call 1-855-237-5689 for details. Search our used truck inventory online www.penskeusedtrucks.com and be sure to follow @PenskeUsedTruck on Twitter for our daily specials. Note: Limited time offer, expires on Jan. 31, 2013. Certain terms and conditions apply. Please call for details.
Penske Truck Leasing is now offering a limited number of 2011 and 2012 Freightliner trucks for lease with low mileage. The vehicles provide the latest in cutting-edge specs and driver comfort, and feature quick delivery and short-term lease options at discounted rates.
Penske Used Trucks are now available for sale online through Canada’s largest classified website for new and used vehicles,autoTRADER.ca. Penske is now among autoTRADER’s largest commercial used truck sellers.
Penske Used Trucks is now featuring a great sale on 2009 Freightliner Columbia single-axle sleeper tractors. For more information view this YouTube video.
Penske Truck Leasing is now offering a Try-Me Lease on 2011 Freightliner Cascadia Premium tandem axle day cabs. This short-term lease* enables customers to experience Freightliner’s most technologically advanced tractor, which features Detroit Diesel and 2010 emission engine technologies, low-mileage, cutting-edge specifications, as well as options that provide maximum driver comfort.
Penske Truck Leasing is offering Freightliner’s most technologically advanced trucks and tractors, available for immediate lease and quick delivery.*
Penske Truck Leasing is offering a variety of new 2012 top-of-the-linecommercial trucks and tractors from featured manufacturers for full-service leasing. All equipment is available for fast delivery and comes equipped with advanced onboard technology.
If you’re in the market to purchase used vehicles, Penske is offering an exclusive deal. When you buy a 2004, 2005 or 2006 tandem-axle Freightliner Columbia daycab, you will receive $2,000 off your purchase.* Start the new year off right, and take advantage of this exclusive offer.