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Automotive Fleet Magazine Names Ram 1500 Fleet Truck of the Year

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The Ram 1500 was named the Fleet Truck of the Year by Automotive Fleet magazine

If your business involves a fleet of trucks, then it’s likely you want the best fleet possible. You want trucks that are durable, offer high-quality features, and have a low cost. But what is actually the best truck for your fleet?

Turns out it’s the Ram 1500.

More Ram Awards: See why the Ram 1500 was also the Truck of the Year

Automotive Fleet magazine recently named the Ram 1500 its Fleet Truck of the Year, an award decided by the magazine’s readers. This is the second time in three years that Ram Truck has been recognized by Automotive Fleet.

“There is little doubt, looking at the ballots, that the Ram 1500 is resonating with our readers—commercial fleet managers of the largest fleets in nation,” said Sherb Brown, vice president and group publisher of Automotive Fleet magazine. “Competition in this segment is really tough, but the Ram 1500 edged out the other brands in this year’s voting by delivering the capabilities fleets need for their day-to-day operations.”

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The winner of the Fleet Truck of the Year award was determined by the readers of the magazine. Each reader was asked to consider the models that best fit their fleet’s requirements. This included effectiveness, durability, quality, and lifecycle costs, among other characteristics. Over 20,000 operators and owners of truck fleets voted and the Ram 1500 came out on top, beating out forty competitors with ease.

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    Derrick Brown is the Chrysler Business Manager at Brown Motors Ford Lincoln Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram. He is the 4th generation to work at Brown Motors which started selling transportation in 1898. In his spare time, Derrick likes to go boating in the summer and hang out with his dog.