The Los Angeles Police Department is leasing its 100 BMW i3 battery-electric hatchbacks through a local BMW dealership, following a competitive bidding process that didn't include Tesla Motors, even though the department tested the Model S as a possible police vehicle.
June 14, 2016
Choosing a leasing instrument during the procurement process is a vital aspect of fleet management that requires consideration of costs, utilization, and remarketing scenarios.
January 20, 2016
Government fleets spurred by historically low interest rates have been turning to a wider range of leasing and financing instruments to replace aging vehicles.
January 13, 2016
Choosing between the two types of commercial leases involves understanding your fleet driving patterns, your internal fleet management capabilities, and your appetite for risk.
November 1, 2007
For many fleet managers, the closed-end lease means everything is “fixed.” However, this isn’t always the case. By offering customers more options and mid-term lease recalculation, LeasePlan USA, a vehicle leasing and fleet management company, has made the closed-end lease a more flexible option.
August 1, 2007
Not only will the market share for the closed-end lease grow, but so will its impact on fleet. A desire for predictable budgeted payments and fewer surprises at resale has prompted a renewed interest in the closed-end lease.
February 1, 2007
Deciding whether to lease or own company-provided vehicles can seem a daunting task. Knowing the basic concepts helps.
January 1, 2007