SALT LAKE CITY, Nov. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- C.R. England, a Salt Lake City-based global transportation provider, has awarded a Harley-Davidson Sportster Seventy-Two to Richard Robinson, for showing improvement in miles per gallon average and average idle percentage for third quarter 2012.
Robinson is a company driver in the Regional Division and has been driving with C.R. England since July of 2007. During the third quarter, Robinson achieved an average of 7.95 mpg and an idle of 0.9 percent. Robinson says his fuel success come from never idling, "If the wheels aren't rolling, the engine is off."
The third quarter promotion, which ran from July 1- Sept. 30, 2012, required drivers to have met the following: availability at 75 percent or higher, an average mpg of 7.4, an idle of less than 15 percent and no chargeable late loads. Competition included drivers that had a start date no later than July 1, 2012.
C.R. England's partners in the promotion are Golden Spike Harley-Davidson, Warner Truck Center, Horizon Truck and Leasing, Loves Travel Stops, IdleAir, and Pilot/Flying J.
About C.R. England
Founded in 1920, C.R. England, Inc. is one of North America's largest transportation companies and the world's largest temperature-controlled carrier. C.R. England services include National, Mexico and Regional Truckload service in addition to Dedicated and Intermodal services. For more information, visit www.crengland.com.
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. For more information, visit http://www.goldenspikeharley.com/
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