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Replace Sedans with Pickups

By Police Fleet Manager Staff

Police fleet managers from coast to coast and border to border are in the midst of the largest transition in police vehicles since the 1950 police package. All of law enforcement is going from the Ford CVPI to “something else.” In a growing number of police and sheriff’s departments, their needs assessment has pointed to the ½-ton pickup for routine patrol.

(This article was originally published in Law and Order Aug 2014)
 

Cruze Clean Turbo Diesel

By Police Fleet Manager Staff

Green initiatives or green mandates, meaning 1) use less gasoline and 2) do not increase total ownership costs, are becoming more common. That said, the Chevy Cruze Clean Turbo Diesel is definitely worth a closer look as an admin vehicle.

(This article was originally published in Police Fleet Manager Jan/Feb 2014)
 

PM Based on Fuel Consumption

By Kevin Roberts

Fuel consumption is an alternative to using mileage or hours to schedule the most cost-effective preventative maintenance program. Whether an engine is idling, cruising, or in pursuit, it is using fuel. And the fuel use occurs at a varying rate depending on the type of use.

(This article was originally published in Police Fleet Manager Jan/Feb 2006)
 

Update: GM Law Enforcement Product Council

By PFM Staff

Twice a year, the LEPC meets for a two-way dialogue, allowing fleet managers to propose ideas and suggestions and GM Fleet to respond with information on innovations and design parameters.

(This article was originally published in Police Fleet Manager Jan/Feb 2006)
 

Los Angeles County Sheriff Tests Police Vehicles

By John Bellah

The Los Angeles Sheriff testing program places more attention on urban handling and braking issues, plus mechanical reliability issues.

(This article was originally published in Police Fleet Manager Mar/Apr 2006)
 

Cleveland’s Hybrid Patrol

By Bill Siuru

Ford, through its Hybrid Patrol tour, is attempting to help officers, as well as civillians, drive more efficiently and save fuel.

(This article was originally published in Police Fleet Manager Mar/Apr 2006)
 

Escape Hybrid

By Ed Sanow

The Escape Hybrid has a number of unique features, making it a "full" hybrid.

(This article was originally published in Police Fleet Manager Mar/Apr 2006)
 

E85 The Forgotten Alternative Fuel

By Bill Siuru

Using E85 in millions of vehicles could result in a rather dramatic help in reducing the nation's dependence on imported oil.

(This article was originally published in Police Fleet Manager Mar/Apr 2006)
 

Silverado Hybrid…Emergency Power

By PFM Staff

The "mild" hybrid option for the Silverado provides only slightly better fuel economy but costs significantly less than "full" hybrid options.

(This article was originally published in Police Fleet Manager Mar/Apr 2006)
 

Escalating Gasoline Costs Add Fuel to the Fire

By Arthur G. Sharp

LEA administrators seek innovative ways to control fuel costs.

(This article was originally published in Law and Order Apr 2006)
 
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