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2022 Nissan Sentra Excels in Fuel Efficiency & Safety Tech

2022 Nissan Sentra Excels in Fuel Efficiency & Safety Tech

The 2022 Sentra SR has a lot going for it. It features eye-catching exterior styling, has a comprehensive suite of standard safety features and intelligent driving technologies, and offers solid power and fuel economy.

January 12, 2022

Higher Commodity Prices Exert Upward Cost Pressure on Tires

Higher Commodity Prices Exert Upward Cost Pressure on Tires

Many tire OEMs have increased prices in CY-2021, ranging from 3-10% depending on type of tire and size. Higher commodity prices and increased ocean freight rates are being passed on to end users as OE profit margins compress.

November 1, 2021

Extended Cycling & Part Shortages Stress Warranty Recovery in 2021
Higher Commodity Prices Exert Upward Cost Pressure on Tires

Higher Commodity Prices Exert Upward Cost Pressure on Tires

Many tire OEMs have increased prices in CY-2021, ranging from 3-10% depending on type of tire and size. Higher commodity prices and increased ocean freight rates are being passed on to end users as OE profit margins compress.

October 26, 2021

Preventative Maintenance Costs Increase 3-5% in 2021

Preventative Maintenance Costs Increase 3-5% in 2021

Many factors converged to exert upward pressure on PM costs, such as longer vehicle service lives due to limited product availability; the ongoing transition to synthetic oils; and higher labor rates to attract scarce technicians.

October 26, 2021

The Future of Fleet is Growth Through Change

The Future of Fleet is Growth Through Change

David Madrigal, executive vice president for Element Fleet Management, spoke with Automotive Fleet to discuss the fleet industry's current challenges during the COVID-19 pandemic and what the future may hold post-COVID.

October 17, 2021

The Negative Consequences to Driver Reimbursement

The Negative Consequences to Driver Reimbursement

A recurring question is whether it makes business sense to provide company vehicles to employees or to reimburse them for the use of their personal vehicles. Here are 30 reasons why reimbursement may not be the best choice.

September 27, 2021

Vocational Fleet Sales Remain Flat in Canada in 2019

Vocational Fleet Sales Remain Flat in Canada in 2019

Canada is primarily a service-based economy, largely driven by small local businesses. The strongest vocational segments for fleet sales in Canada are energy and construction. The dominant fleet vehicle segment is light trucks.

November 12, 2019

Tunisia Fleet Market Recovering from Socio-Economic Upheavals

Tunisia Fleet Market Recovering from Socio-Economic Upheavals

The top-selling OEM in Tunisia is Isuzu Motors with its D-Max truck, which is also the No. 1 selling vehicle. Isuzu has been assembling the D-Max in Tunisia since 2002. Citroen is the next best-selling commercial vehicle, followed by Peugeot.

October 1, 2018

Egypt Fleet Market Struggles with High Inflation & Interest Rates

Egypt Fleet Market Struggles with High Inflation & Interest Rates

Many multinational companies operating in Egypt pay a cash allowance to employees to use a personal vehicle instead of providing a company car. By doing so, companies transfer vehicle maintenance management responsibility and residual risk to employee drivers.

October 1, 2018

Morocco Fleet Market: Robust and Growing

Morocco Fleet Market: Robust and Growing

There are an estimated 140,000 vehicles in operation in the commercial fleet market, which is comprised of 57% trucks and 43% cars. Tourism is a large segment of the economy, making daily rental the second largest fleet segment.

October 1, 2018

Australian Fleets Account for 52% of New-Vehicle Purchases

Australian Fleets Account for 52% of New-Vehicle Purchases

With 65% of the Australian economy being small to medium companies, the average fleet size is between 75 to 100 units, but there are mega-fleets being operated in the telecommunication, mining, utility, and logistics sectors.

October 1, 2018

Economic Uncertainty Slows Fleet Market Growth in Brazil

Economic Uncertainty Slows Fleet Market Growth in Brazil

With a population of more than 210 million people, Brazil is the largest fleet market in South America. The strongest vocational segments acquiring commercial fleets are pharmaceutical, agribusiness, and food companies.

October 1, 2018

Mexico Fleet Managers Join AFLA to Create Fleet Council

Mexico Fleet Managers Join AFLA to Create Fleet Council

Members of the Mexico Fleet Manager Group have announced a partnership with the Automotive Fleet & Leasing Association (AFLA) to form the Mexico Fleet Council to promote dissemination of best practices in North America.

September 18, 2018

Mexico: Analysis of the Fleet Market

Mexico: Analysis of the Fleet Market

The automotive industry in Mexico has been growing each year since 2009, but 2017 was the first year sales decreased. Although retail and fleet sales declined, Mexican automotive industry continues to post strong export sales.

June 26, 2018

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