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October 9, 2017

GM Acquires LIDAR Tech Firm

LIDAR tech firm Strobe is expected to bolster the automaker’s efforts to bring self-driving cars to market.

September 5, 2017

Carlyle Group Acquires United Road Vehicle Transporter

Private equity investors The Carlyle Group have acquired United Road Services, a vehicle logistics company based in Romulus, Mich., from Charlesbank Capital Partners, the firm has announced.

September 5, 2017

U.S. Fleet Upfitting Industry Experiencing Uptick in Consolidation

The fleet industry in the United States is no stranger to acquisitions and mergers as we have witnessed with the decades long consolidation occurring among fleet leasing and management companies, automotive OEMs and their suppliers, and daily rental companies. The same holds true for the upfitting industry, which, in the first eight months of 2017, witnessed an uptick in acquisitions.

September 1, 2017

Driving Dynamics Making Strides for Fleet Safety

The fleet safety and risk management company recently changed ownership and made a new acquisition in the pursuit of creating sweeping services.

August 31, 2017

South Africa's Imperial Holdings Acquires UK Dealer Group

South Africa’s Imperial Holdings has acquired Pentagon Motor Holdings, which operates 21 retail dealerships in the UK, for $36.97 in its effort to expand beyond its home market, according to Reuters.

August 23, 2017

China's Great Wall Downplays Fiat Chrysler Buy

China's Great Wall Motor Co. is moving away from a bid to acquire part or all of Fiat Chrysler a day after expressing interest in the company and its Jeep brand, reports Bloomberg.

August 9, 2017

Intel, Mobileye to Test 100 Fully Autonomous Cars

Intel-owned Mobileye will start building a fleet of 100 fully autonomous vehicles with a Level 4 of autonomy requiring driver interaction only to prevent an accident that the company will test in the U.S., Europe, and Israel, Intel has announced.

August 9, 2017

J.B. Poindexter Acquires Masterack

Masterack LLC, maintains its corporate headquarters in Decatur, Ga., a manufacturing plant in Social Circle, Ga., and five company-owned installation facilities across the United States. It will operate as an independent business unit within JBPCO.

August 8, 2017

Intel Finalizes Mobileye Acquisition

Silicon Valley chipmaker Intel has completed its acquisition of Mobileye, the Israeli autonomous driving technology provider, by purchasing 84% of the outstanding shares, Intel has announced.

August 1, 2017

PSA Group Finalizes Acquisition of GM's European Operations

PSA Group completed its acquisition of General Motors' Opel and Vauxhall brands on Tuesday, as it becomes Europe's second-largest automaker, the company has announced.

July 24, 2017

Driving Dynamics Acquires Element's CTS Training Unit

Driving Dynamics has acquired the Center for Transportation Safety (CTS) from Element Fleet Management in a deal that will expand its own fleet driver training and preserve the fleet management company's safety offering to its own clients, Driving Dynamics has announced.

July 17, 2017

Driving Dynamics' Liggio Buys Out Retiring Owners

Art Liggio, Driving Dynamics' president and CEO, has acquired the fleet driver training company from its retiring founders with the help of an investment firm and Philadelphia-based financial institution.

July 5, 2017

PSA Group Wins EU Approval of Opel, Vauxhall Acquisition

PSA Group has received regulatory approval from the Europen Union for its acquisition of Opel and Vauxhall from General Motors.

June 15, 2017

MetroGistics Hires HR Director for AmeriFleet Merger

Lainey Strohmeyer brings more than 12 years of experience in recruiting and human resources to the role.

June 14, 2017

Michelin Moves into Telematics with NexTraq Acquisition

Michelin has announced its pending acquisition of NexTraq, an Atlanta-based provider of commercial fleet communications systems.

June 12, 2017

Orbcomm Buys Fleet Management Software Provider Inthinc

Orbcomm has acquired the assets of Salt Lake City-based Inthinc, a fleet management and driver safety solutions provider.

May 31, 2017

Kraft Heinz Fleet Manager Retires

David Lighthall, CFM/CAFM, has retired as national fleet manager from The Kraft Heinz Company. Prior to the merger with Heinz, Lighthall was national fleet manager for Kraft Foods, which he joined in 2006.

May 16, 2017

Pep Boys Acquires 12 Tire Stores in Memphis

Pep Boys — Manny, Moe & Jack has acquired 12 retail tire locations in the Memphis area with the purchase of Mathis Tire & Auto Service Inc. and Direct Tire Distributors Inc.

April 14, 2017

Enterprise Acquires German-Based CARO Autovermietung

Enterprise Rent-A-Car Germany has announced the signing of an agreement to acquire CARO Autovermietung GmbH. The combined business will have more than 200 locations and a fleet of appoximately 17,000 vehicles.

March 13, 2017

Intel to Acquire Self-Driving Tech Firm Mobileye

Intel will acquire Israeli autonomous driving technology provider Mobileye for $15 billion under an agreement announced March 13 that brings the Silicon Valley chipmaker into the emerging autonomous-driving sector.

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