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Chevy Truck Was Most Stolen Vehicle In Ohio In 2013

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Nationally, the Honda Accord was the most frequently stolen car last year, regardless of model year.
11:56AM
August
18, 2014

For the second year in a row, Ohio auto thieves were most fond of a truck in 2013.

Ford To Add 300 Jobs At Lima Engine Plant

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Ford's Ecoboost V-6 engine has been gaining in popularity in recent years. The company says it offers the power of a V-8 with the gas mileage of a V-6.
10:44AM
March
28, 2014

Ford executives say the new workers will build a V6 engine for the 2015 F-150 truck.

Trucks Go Faster on Interstate Highways

12:00AM
June
30, 2009

Starting tomorrow, the speed limit for trucks on Ohio’s rural and suburban interstate highways will rise from 55 miles an hour to 65. Ohio Public Radio’s Bill Cohen reports.

Ohio Clean Energy Proponent Wants Stimulus Money For Electric Trucks

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April
14, 2009

An Ohio non-profit wants $15 million of federal money to boost sales of electric powered commercial trucks. Clean Fuels Ohio helped demonstrate the truck to potential customers at the Ohio Department of Transportation.

3,000% Hike In Some Truck Fees Fuels Debate

12:00AM
March
10, 2009

Governor Ted Strickland keeps saying he is not pushing for tax increases, but don’t tell that to Ohio trucking companies. Their owners are facing a huge increase in the fees they pay on overweight and oversized trucks — and they consider the fee hike a tax hike. Whatever the extra charges are called, backers of the increase say there’s good reason for them. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen has both sides of the story.

State Considers Plan For Truck Idle Reduction at Rest Areas

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12:00AM
July 10, 2006

Ohio is considering a plan to help truck drivers save money at rest areas. The state wants to put in equipment that would allow drivers to turn off their engines even when they’re pulling refrigerated or heated trailers.