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Penske Orders 100 Freightliner CNG Tractors

June 26, 2013 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, Fuel, News

Penske Truck Leasing has ordered 100 compressed natural gas (CNG) Freightliner Cascadia tractors equipped with Cummins Westport 12-liter engines to be used at the company’s truck leasing and commercial truck rental sites across the United States.

Penske Truck Leasing plans to have more than 200 natural gas tractors by year’s end. The company offers fleet operators a number of services when it comes to natural gas trucks, including vehicle specification expertise, lease financing, grant application assistance, a nationwide network of maintenance facilities, and more than two decades of experience maintaining fleets of commercial natural gas vehicles.