Courtesy of Ford Motor Co. Ford's first gasoline-powered 2012 F-650 rolled off the assembly line on August 15. Courtesy of Ford Motor Co. The 6.8-liter V-10 gas engine fills a void among medium-duty trucks, which are dominated by higher-costing diesels. Related Links: Truck Quality Suffers From Cleaner Diesels A Turbo Twist Comes To Ford's Commercial Van Many private contractors and public fleet owners have been switching their truck fleets to gasoline lately due to the high upfront cost of diesel engines, reliability concerns and the ongoing hassle of maintaining the added emissions equipment. When diesel is not mission-critical to the
Canada’s SNC-Lavalin has taken pains to repair its scandal-tainted brand as it pushes market growth and global expansion. In a cost-cutting move, the engineer-constructor giant soon will sell its much-photographed corporate headquarters property.