Salt Lake City, Utah, US: A driver with CR England has won a Harley-Davidson 1200 Custom for showing improvement in average miles per gallon Idle times for the second quarter 2012.
Stacy Scott, received the prize. He drives for Daylight Transport in the Dedicated Division and drives from Los Angeles, CA to Indianapolis, IN every week. During the quarter he was able to achieve an average of 7.43mpg and a 12.8% idle, well above his peers in the division.
Scott says his success comes from following what he has been taught at CR England, including progressive shifting and keeping the truck in top gear as much as possible. He watches his idling and looks for ways to reduce it. He has been with CR England since September 2010.
The promotion ran from April to June. Drivers had to have availability at 75% or higher, an average mpg of 7.4, an idle of less than 15% and no chargeable late loads.
CR England’s partners in the promotion are Golden Spike Harley-Davidson, Warner Truck Center, Horizon Truck and Leasing, Loves Travel Stops, and Pilot Flying J.
About Golden Spike Harley-Davidson
Golden Spike Harley-Davidson in Ogden, UT, is named after the historic event that took place at Promontory Point in which the Union Pacific and Central Pacific railroad companies met to form the first Transcontinental Railroad May 10, 1869, commemorated with the driving of a Gold Spike connecting the two railroads. Golden Spike Harley-Davidson is a full service dealership servicing Northern Utah motorcycle enthusiasts.