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November 2009, Business Fleet - Feature

Top 6 Fleet Trends in the Medium-Duty Truck Market

By Mike Antich

Medium-duty truck sales have declined sharply, as have resale values, due to the recession and the slowdown in new construction. Many fleets are extending service lives, which threatens to increase future maintenance costs.

Tags: resale value, Replacement Tires, Medium-Duty Trucks, Alternative Fuels

January 2008, Business Fleet - Feature

Prepping Your Fleet Vehicles for Resale

By Dave Funston

When it's time to dispose of retired units, which vehicle prep strategies can improve resale value? Following industry basics can have a significant impact on resale prices.

Tags: resale value

November 2007, Business Fleet - Feature

16 Tips to Maximize Residual Value

By David Wurster, Chris Brown

Follow these common sense strategies before the acquisition decision, during ownership and prior to resale to help you hold the line on residual values.

Tags: Residual Values, resale value

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Chris Wolski
2014 Mazda3 Compact Sedan

By Chris Wolski
Driving the 2014 Mazda3 was a pleasure. Clean acceleration, deft handling, and a comfortable interior, filled with plenty of storage added up to a commuting experience I looked forward to each day.

2014 Ram Power Wagon

By Chris Brown
Trying to find a place to test the Ram Power Wagon’s true capabilities is no easy task — unless you happen upon another truck in distress.

2015 Ford Transit Van

By Stephane Babcock

2014 Nissan NV200 Taxi

By Stephane Babcock

Market Trends

Mike Antich
To Green Your Fleet, You Need a Plan

By Mike Antich
Without establishing a plan and the policies to implement it, there will be no uniform focus to meet sustainability goals or a consistent framework to maintain compliance with these goals in terms of asset acquisition, fuel consumption, and vehicle operations and maintenance.

Implementing a Single Strategy to Improve Driver Safety and Lower Fuel Spend

By Mike Antich
Driver safety and the reduction of fuel consumption are not mutually exclusive goals. There are many similarities between fuel-efficient driving techniques and safe driving techniques. In fact, there’s a direct correlation between safe driving and fuel efficiency. It’s been proven: the safer the driver, the higher the miles per gallon.

My Remembrances of Ed Bobit

By Mike Antich

Increased Fleet Efficiency Makes Reimbursement a More Expensive Option

By Mike Antich

Auto Focus

Chris Brown
Are Renters Exhibiting a Creeping Sense of Entitlement?

By Chris Brown
Some say this attitude is more prevalent in the millennial generation. Trend or not, your focus should be on dealing with it effectively.

What Keeps Small Fleets up at Night?

By Chris Brown
Our survey of small commercial fleets reveals their top pain points, but also shows that just a little more focus on fleet could drive big improvements.

Chrysler First Looks and First Drives

By Chris Brown

Used Rental Cars: Perception Versus Reality

By Chris Brown

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Business Fleet - January/February 2014

In This Issue:
Here are some of the Highlights:

  • Got Compliance
  • Vehicle Valuation 101
  • Cabovers Gain Popularity in Medium-Duty Truck Fleets
    And much more…