The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) found that the average trucking cost per mile is $1.691. Assuming your trucks cover about 100,000 miles per year, that’s roughly $169,000 just to keep that single truck on the roadWhile some operational costs — fuel, permits, tires, tolls — are out of your control, there are five things you can do to get more out of your fleet investment. Read our eBook to learn:
- Cost-benefits of investing in safety programs and your drivers
- Tips for determining the right vehicle acquisition strategy
- How to deploy a preventative maintenance program
1 Hooper, A.(2018) American Transportation Research Institute, 2018. An Analysis of the Operational Costs of Trucking: 18 2018 Update (Table 8: Average Marginal Costs per Mile, 2009-2017).