The Car and Truck Fleet and Leasing Management Magazine

TAG SEARCH RESULT: Mergers & Acquisitions

1  -  20  of  193

March 12, 2018

Dana Merges with UK Automotive Supplier

Dana Inc. has signed an agreement to merge with the Driveline division of UK-based automotive system supplier GKN plc to create Dana plc, a global provider of driveline systems, in a move that will position it for the vehicle electrification market.

March 9, 2018

Copart Acquires Finnish Salvage Auction AVK

Salvage auction specialist Copart has acquired Autovahinkokeskus Oy, a salvage auto auction company based in Finland, the company announced.

February 23, 2018

Mavis, Express Oil Merger to Create 830-Store Network

The owners of Mavis Discount Tire stores and Express Oil Change & Tire Engineers outlets have agreed to merge, creating an independent automotive service platform made up of more than 830 outlets in the U.S.

February 1, 2018

Fleet Solutions Company Acquires European Telematics Provider

Fleet Complete has acquired a telematics provider with prominence in the Nordic and Baltic regions, expanding the company’s presence in Europe, which currently includes the Netherlands, Belgium, Luxemburg, Austria, and Germany.

January 24, 2018

Verizon Telematics Acquires Spain-Based Fleet Solutions Company

Verizon Communications has acquired a Spain-based provider of commercial fleet management solutions as a means to expand its operations in southern Europe.

December 28, 2017

Michelin Sells TCi Stores, Retread Shop to Independent Dealers

Michelin North America Inc. has sold four Tire Centers stores and a TCi retread plant to two independent commercial tire dealers.

December 5, 2017

MetroGistics Acquires Metro Title Services

MetroGistics Holdings has acquired a title and registration services company that services the fleet industry and auto dealers to further expand its reach as a vehicle logistics organization.

October 30, 2017

Verizon Telematics Expands Offerings

Verizon Telematics has become the largest provider of built-in telematics and mobile applications for commercial vehicles and has moved closer to rebranding its product offerings for its customers, CEO Andrés Irlando told an audience gathered at the annual Latitude conference.

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.


Fleet Incentives

Determine the actual cost of owning and running a vehicle in your fleet. Compare vehicles by class and model.


Fleet Tracking And Telematics

Todd Ewing from Verizon Connect will answer your questions and challenges

View All


Fleet Management And Leasing

Jack Firriolo from Merchants will answer your questions and challenges

View All


Fuel Management

Bernie Kanavagh from WEX will answer your questions and challenges

View All


Sponsored by

Len Piconke was the fleet general marketing manager with Chrysler Motors for 42 years.

Read more

More From The World's Largest Fleet Publisher