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2017 Fleet Car of the Year: Ford Fusion

For the 2017 model year, the Ford Fusion added 20 driver-assist features, including adaptive cruise control with stop-and-go technology, and the Ford SYNC3 Infotainment system. It is available with several hybrid options.

(L to R) Don Ross, Carolyn Kindle Betz, Bob Schurwan, Steve Bloom, Pam Nicholson, and Christine Taylor celebrate the opening of the former Fleet Operations facility in 2004. Photo: Enterprise Fleet Management

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Enterprise Fleet Management's Retired President Looks Back on Growth

Steve Bloom, retired president of Enterprise Fleet Management, reflects on the key milestones that contributed to the growth of the business that now includes more than 50 fully staffed offices across the U.S. and Canada.

(L-R) Wayne Smolda, chairman of the board for The CEI Group, introduces John Wysseier as the new president & CEO, with Claudia Smolda, chief of staff. Photo: CEI

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CEI's New President/CEO on Leadership Change

CEI sees the fleet industry entering a transformative era fueled by OEMs, fleet management companies, and suppliers focusing on technology-driven innovation to drive better results for customers.

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2017 Fleet Truck of the Year: Chevrolet Silverado 1500

The Silverado is available fleet specific-packages, including the Work Truck Convenience Package, the LT Fleet Convenience Package, and the LT Fleet Plus Package.

Josselyn.

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Liddell Brothers Names Fleet Manager

Rich Josselyn was named fleet manager for Liddell Brothers, Inc. in Halifax, Mass. He assumed this position in June.

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Indiana Wants ELD Rule Delayed

In an 11th-hour request, the attorney general of Indiana has proposed that the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration delay implementation of the electronic logging device rule set for Dec. 18 — less than 3 weeks away.

Pawlisz

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Merchants Names Maintenance Coordinator

Mel Pawlisz was named maintenance coordinator at Merchants Fleet Management in its Rosemont, Ill., office.

Quainton

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Advanced Disposal Services Names Fleet Manager

Previously, Tony Quainton was fleet manager for Waste Management in Detroit Central, Southfield, Mich.

Parr

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Former Bimbo Bakeries Fleet Manager Joins MBI Energy

Arthur Parr, CAFS, was named director of fleet maintenance at MBI Energy Services in Dickinson, N.D. Parr is responsible for the maintenance of 1,800 vehicles operating in North Dakota, Wyoming, and Colorado. He assumed this position in July 2017

Graphic of "islands of autonomy" courtesy of KPMG.

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Mobility Services to Slow Sedan Sales 40% by 2030

Self-driving cars, ride sharing, and other mobility services should slash sales of sedans by nearly 40% by 2030, as Americans become less reliant on vehicle ownership, according to a forecast from KPMG.

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