UPS Composite Car

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UPS Composite Car

UPS is the proving ground for five new vehicles by Utilimaster and Isuzu. These are not alternative fuel vehicles. They are diesel vehicles, but have smaller, 4-cylinder engines and lightweight composite materials to increase their fuel efficiency.  UPS will test them through December.

FMRs from this campaign

Car Trek III: The Search for MPG
UPS embarks on an epic search today; “The Search for MPG.” UPS is the proving ground for five new vehicles by Utilimaster and Isuzu.
May 18, 2011 2:00 PM ET
Higher Profits from Lower Emissions
UPS has released the newest in their line of fuel efficient and carbon emission decreasing delivery trucks named the CV-23. A spitting image of its predecessor, the new model boasts a lightweight ABS plastic frame which, along with LED lights and a modified engine, leads to an incredible 40% decrease in fuel consumption.
May 18, 2011 11:40 AM ET