Hybrid diesel-electric Peterbilts let Tropicana pour on fuel efficiency

June 2010
Trailer / Body Builders;Jun2010, Vol. 51 Issue 8, p16
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The article reports on the move of Tropicana to upgrade its chilled delivery fleet operation to greener models. Tropicana, a division of PepsiCo, will start with two new hybrid diesel-electric medium-duty Peterbilt trucks that will service Chicago, Illinois. The two service trucks have been under a full-service lease through Paccar Leasing (PacLease). Olen Hunter of PacLease says the company has developed a transportation solution by working with PepsiCo.


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