FleetOwner Top 5 Stories of the Week - Mar 16th, 2024
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March 16, 2024
INDIANAPOLIS—The electric vehicle manufacturer will provide Rivian Commercial Van’s chassis to power Morgan Olson’s C250e. JBPCO and Rivian discuss additional collaborations in the future.
INDIANAPOLIS—Stellantis’ new North American commercial vehicle business division unites all the OEM’s work truck and van equipment offerings and solutions under one name and goal: Capturing Ford Pro’s massive market share.
With a renewed focus on fleets, capital, and grand production plans, the startup is about ready to begin building its Class 4 chassis cabs, designed for upfitters to adapt seamlessly from ICE to EV body building.
The OEM’s second all-electric truck is in production in Virginia. Early-adopting fleet customers in California and Michigan are integrating the Class 6 and Class 7 BEV into operations that include LTL and pickup and delivery.
Dashcams and in-cab video can enhance fleet safety and driver behavior and help fleet safety managers coach drivers on safe driving practices. Be sure to explain to truck drivers how you plan to use the video and data to help encourage buy-in.