State of Propane Autogas in Light- & Medium-Duty Truck Fleets
Work Truck Magazine
When the City of Fort Worth, Texas, implemented its alternative-fuel program in 1995 to comply with the 1990 Amendments to the Clean Air Act, the City selected propane autogas because of the fuel’s high-mileage range, as well as low infrastructure and operating costs.
Today, the City of Fort Worth operates more than 175 vehicles fueled by propane autogas, the majority of which are Ford F-150 pickups, comprising approximately 5 percent of the City’s 3,200-vehicle fleet.
With more than 15 years’ operating and maintaining propane autogas vehicles, what’s the City’s verdict?…