Market Forces Driving Car Rental in 2018
March 19, 2018
An analysis of the conference calls of Avis Budget Group and Hertz Global Holdings reveal trends and initiatives involving fleet right sizing, pricing,...
Trends Moving the Truck Market
March 14, 2018
Storylines that emerged from the 2018 Work Truck Show include the increasing need for on-site productivity, inclusion of active safety systems in trucks,...
2018 Mercedes-Benz S450
March 2, 2018
Last overhauled for the 2014 model year, the Mercedes-Benz S-Class gets a refresh for 2018 that includes new engines and an infusion of new tech into one of...
MIT Study Reinforces the Newfound Importance of Fleet
March 2, 2018
Uber and Lyft drivers make far less when factoring vehicle expenses, though the actual numbers are now in dispute. A proper lifecycle cost analysis would’ve...
A Fleet Grows with the Cannabis Industry
February 15, 2018
Hardcar Security’s custom refrigerated Ford Transits haul cannabis and cash for California growers and dispensaries. The company is establishing logistics...
What a Connected Fleet Means to Avis (and Car Rental)
February 14, 2018
Counter bypass is just the beginning. The promise of a “data-driven ecosystem” that connects renters with the rental agency, retail services, and even the...
How Leasing Helped a Salad Dressing Maker Go National
February 2, 2018
For Ken’s Foods, makers of Ken’s Salad Dressings, the long-standing relationship with its fleet lessor allowed the fleet to grow seamlessly as the company...
Should Peer-to-Peer Renters Pay Airport Car Rental Fees?
January 31, 2018
The question is central to the City of San Francisco’s lawsuit against Turo for operating without a permit at San Francisco International Airport.
Hard Times Ahead for the Compact SUV Segment?
January 24, 2018
The hottest segment today is facing a glut of models and volume in tomorrow’s wholesale market.
2018 Hyundai Ioniq Plug-in Hybrid
January 16, 2018
The Hyundai Ioniq Plug-in Hybrid is the least expensive model on the market to offer electric-only range, while offering spirited driving performance and...