Today's video looks at increased lead times and tight product availability for vocational fleets; the surge in last-mile deliveries making it difficult to source vans; and how the pandemic has delayed throughput times at upfitters and body builders, and created parts shortages.
December 21, 2020
Today's video looks at how fleets will be key to the role out of COVID-19 vaccines; the largest peak season for the last mile-delivery market; and the huge demand for rental trucks for last mile delivery.
December 14, 2020
Topics discussed included the state of 2021-MY vehicle orders; how to minimize order-to-delivery times, how fleets can expedite turnaround time with upfitters, and forecasts for 2021 fleet ordering.
December 10, 2020
Today's video looks at the sale of Donlen by Hertz Global Holdings to Athene Holdings; November fleet sales data; and the uptick in conversion of managed fleets to outsourced fleet management.
December 7, 2020
Topics discussed included the emergence of more electric vehicles in fleet operations, the proliferation of advanced driver-assistance systems (ADAS), the increased complexity in fleet maintenance along with the lack of technicians in the market, an increase in vehicle diagnostics capabilities, and changes that have occurred as a result of the pandemic.
November 18, 2020
Today’s inaugural Fleet Momentum video features Brendan P. Keegan, CEO of Merchants Fleet, who participated in a wide-ranging conversation with Antich. Topics addressed included the increasing electrification of fleets, the growth in vehicle connectivity, the evolving role of fleet managers as “data scientists,” and the evolution of e-commerce businesses.
November 17, 2020
Work Truck named Isuzu Commercial Truck of America's Class 6 FTR cabover it's 2018 Medium-Duty Truck of the Year. Tim Ellsworth, product planning manager for Isuzu, walks us through the features of the FTR at The Work Truck Show 2018 in Indianapolis.
April 4, 2018
Ram Commercial will begin offering Verizon Connect-powered telematics from the factory. Kevin Moore, Verizon Connect's VP of OEM sales, talks about the partnership. Read the full story here.
March 30, 2018
Ram Telematics powered by Verizon Connect will be available this year on new Ram trucks and can also be installed on select 2015 model-year and newer light-duty, heavy-duty and chassis cab trucks. Kevin Moore, Verizon Connect's VP of OEM sales, shares the details. Read the story here.
March 30, 2018
General Motors launched its re-entry into the medium-duty Class 6 market at The Work Truck Show 2018 with the unveiling of the Silverado 6500HD.Ed Peper, president of General Motors Fleet discusses the all-new truck. Read the full story here.
March 19, 2018
Chevrolet unveiled three Silverado HD chassis cab trucks — the 4500HD, 5500HD, and 6500HD — at the Work Truck Show in Indianapolis. John Schwegman, director of commercial product and medium duty for GM Fleet, shows the features of the 2019 Chevy Silverado 4500HD. Read more here.
March 15, 2018
Ford Transit Connect brand manager Julie Ellenberger talks about updated features in the 2019 Ford Transit Connect compact cargo van, including a diesel engine option, at the Work Truck Show in Indianapolis. Read the full story here.
March 12, 2018
Ford's Tim Stoehr, general fleet marketing manager, walks us through the updated 2019 Ford Transit Connect compact cargo van at the Work Truck Show in Indianapolis. Read the full story here.
March 12, 2018
Work Truck named Isuzu Commercial Truck of America's Class 6 FTR cabover its 2018 Medium-Duty Truck of the Year. Work Truck presented the award to the automaker at The Work Truck Show 2018. Read more here.
March 8, 2018
Emkay President Greg DePace was invited to an interview on the Fox Business show Varney & Co. shortly after the fleet management company announced it would reward employees with a $1,000 bonus following the tax reform signed by President Donald Trump. For the full story, click here. Video courtesy of Emkay.
January 19, 2018