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Research and Best Practices

Fleet Vehicle Research channel provides all the vehicle product news and statistics in one handy section. Get the latest on what’s new from the OEMs, vehicle descriptions and specs, registration data, the latest on technology advances, and more.

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Fleet Salaries

Salaries for commercial fleet managers and staff

Global Fleet Overview

Global fleet statistics from Automotive Fleet's Fact Book issues.

Safety

PDFs of fleet safety statistics from Automotive Fleet's Fact Book issues.

Vehicle Registrations

This section provides you with PDFs of fleet registration data.

Remarketing

U.S. Fleet Statistics by Industry Segment

Maintenance

Operating Costs

Fleet Leasing and Management

From the Automotive Fleet Fact Book

Executive Vehicle Share of Commercial Fleet Sales



Fleet Incentives

View information regarding fleet incentives and other fleet-related programs direct from the major manufacturers.
 

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Driving Notes

Mike Antich
2014 Ram 1500 Tradesman EcoDiesel Pickup

By Mike Antich
The 2014 Ram 1500 Tradesman Regular Cab 4x2 is a no-frills, utilitarian work truck with hand-cranked windows, manually adjusted seats, hand-adjusted driver- and passenger-side mirrors, and manual door locks.

2015 Mercedes-Benz C300 4MATIC, C400 4MATIC Sedans

By Mike Antich

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Nobody Asked Me, But...

Sherb Brown
Some Shoes Are Too Big to Fill

By Sherb Brown
Ed Bobit, or Coach, set a high bar for us all and he meant so much to so many industry professionals out there. There's no replacing the Coach, so we're not even going to try.

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Market Trends

Mike Antich
Cost-Reduction Single-Mindedness Creates Corporate Blind Spots

By Mike Antich
When corporate revenues soften, it is management's fiduciary responsibility to demand expense reductions and limit capital expenditures. Unfortunately, many fleet-related cost-reduction decisions are made for the short-term, with very little consideration on the long-term impact on the total cost of ownership (TCO). Many times senior management is more interested in the fiscal, rather than economic, consequences of their fleet-related decisions.

Are You a ‘Fireman’ or a Manager? Hint: One is a Dead-End Job

By Mike Antich

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In Memoriam: Coach's Insights

Ed Bobit
Thinking of the Newbies of the Future

By Ed Bobit
A lot has changed in the past 10-15 years, so we can only imagine this momentum will continue into the next decade-plus. How will this change impact the fleet manager of tomorrow?

Managing a Car vs. Work Truck Fleet

By Ed Bobit

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Auto Fleet - September 2013

Here are the Highlights

  • The Wholesale Market Keeps the Industry Flowing
  • Finalists Vie for Fleet Manager of the Year Award
    And much more…