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Ford Police Interceptor Tech Training

By Police Fleet Manager Staff

The police PI Sedan is not a retail Taurus when it comes to tech training. The police PI Utility is not a retail Explorer when it comes to tech training. Both are a 30-year jump in technology over—and nothing like—the Ford CVPI. There is no substitute for hands-on training.

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

New from General Motors

By Police Fleet Manager Staff

The big news from General Motors is the all-new Tahoe…and the mid-year release of a pursuit-rated 4x4 version. The new EcoTec3 engines produce more power and torque and get better fuel economy. For the “green” admin fleet, a CNG Bi-fuel Impala is on the way.

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

New Silverado Work Truck

By Police Fleet Manager Staff

The Silverado was greatly re-engineered for 2013. The new ½-ton pickup has three brand-new, truck-oriented, highest-tech engines, and a super-solid B-pillar for the Extended Cab (now called Double Cab). There are good reasons the Silverado has the highest residual value of any pickup.

(This article was originally published in Police Fleet Manager Mar/Apr 2014)
 

Ford Special Service Police Sedan 2.0L

By Police Fleet Manager Staff

The admin fleet is typically 20 percent of the total police fleet, so selecting the right admin sedan has a major impact on the overall fleet. The full-size, Ford SSP Sedan with the 2.0L EcoBoost engine is one of those rare, perfect fits for admin use.

(This article was originally published in Police Fleet Manager May/Jun 2014)
 

Torque Wrenches

By John Bellah

Is one kind of torque wrench better than another? Lots of kinds exist. As long as they are accurate, all should work equally as well. However, if you are working on a complex project with various different torque readings, the old-fashioned “beam” wrench may be the more versatile tool.

(This article was originally published in Police Fleet Manager May/Jun 2014)
 

Dodge Dart...Mid-Size Admin Sedan

By Police Fleet Manager Staff

The new Dodge Dart sits right on the line between a compact and a mid-size sedan. It has everything important in a police admin vehicle: highest safety ratings, low initial and operating costs and enough room for two adults. While based on a successful Alfa Romeo platform, the Dart’s engine, trans and final assembly are All-American.

(This article was originally published in Police Fleet Manager May/Jun 2013)
 
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