November 2018

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Meet the 2018 Fleet Manager of the Year

Phil Samuelson, fleet and capital asset manager of USIC is the first fleet manager to receive the renamed Fleet Manager of the Year award in honor of Automotive Fleet founder Ed Bobit.


Maintenance Costs Increase as Labor Rates Rise

In terms of preventive maintenance services, there has been a continuation of the trend of...

Despite high build quality, vehicle maintenance costs are trending up due to increased advanced technology content, skilled labor shortages, higher tire prices, and more engines requiring synthetic oils and high-capacity oil pans.


Meet the 2018 Fleet Visionaries

Fleet Visionary recipients accepting their awards at the AFLA 2018 conference are flanked by Tom...

The third annual Fleet Visionary Awards were hosted at the 2018 Automotive Fleet & Leasing Association (AFLA) Conference alongside other prestigious fleet awards.