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The State of the Wholesale Used-Vehicle Market
Elite Fleets Proactively Contend with Industry Challenges
Maintaining Fleet Service Levels in a Shrinking Budget Environment
Equipment Pools Aid Cost-Cutting and Utilization

Equipment Pools Aid Cost-Cutting and Utilization

Increasingly, Intra- and Interagency government jurisdictions are collaborating to share pooled equipment and vehicles. The practice not only helps procure expensive specialty equipment, but also helps right-size fleets.

June 1, 2012

Certifications Promote Industry Professionalism

Certifications Promote Industry Professionalism

Fleet industry credentials, such as NAFA’s CAFM and the American Public Works Association’s CPFP, showcase the specialized skill sets required of technicians who work on today’s complex automobiles and equipment.

September 14, 2010

Kraft Foods Field-Tests Alt-Fuel Vehicles

Kraft Foods Field-Tests Alt-Fuel Vehicles

As part of continuing sustainability efforts, the global foods powerhouse is evaluating initial driver response to a pilot test of Ford and Toyota hybrids, the Subaru Forester PZEV, and the diesel-powered VW Jetta in its sales fleet.

May 28, 2010

Alley  Leads a Team Effort

Alley Leads a Team Effort

Deputy director of the City of San Diego’s Fleet Services Division and Government Fleet’s 2010 Public Sector Fleet Manager of the Year, John Alley credits his employee and leadership teams with the success of a three-year effort that dramatically restructured the City’s fleet operations.

May 11, 2010

GFX 2010 ‘Takes the Reins’ in  Austin

GFX 2010 ‘Takes the Reins’ in Austin

Pledging to “take your fleet to the next level,” the annual conference targeting public sector fleet managers is scheduled June 21-23 in Austin, Texas.

March 18, 2010

Siemens Streamlines Vehicle Relocation

Siemens Streamlines Vehicle Relocation

Once a tedious manual process involving faxes, telephone calls, and e-mails, moving Siemens fleet vehicles around the country to new assignments is now almost entirely automated, thanks to a Web-based management system.

February 9, 2010

What’s New in 2010 Model-Year Light- and Medium-Duty

What’s New in 2010 Model-Year Light- and Medium-Duty

Most light- and medium-duty truck manufacturers have carried over 2009-MY product lines to 2010-MY with only minor changes and enhancements. The following provides an overview of major OEM product lineups in the coming model-year.

August 31, 2009

Dodge Debuts First-Ever Ram Crew Cab

Dodge Debuts First-Ever Ram Crew Cab

The all-new 2009 Ram is Dodge’s first entry into the largest and fastest-growing part of the market — Crew Cab. The new model offers more than 35 new or improved features, including a new 5.7L Hemi V-8.

March 18, 2009

Audi Introduces 2009 A4 to Fleet

Audi Introduces 2009 A4 to Fleet

A group of 43 fleet professionals tested the newest iteration of Audi’s mid-size sedan on the racetrack, against competitors, and in the hills of California’s Sonoma wine country.

March 18, 2009

Fleet Budgets Squeezed by Decreasing Tax Revenues

Fleet Budgets Squeezed by Decreasing Tax Revenues

As the 2008 holiday season began last November, Government Fleet contacted public sector fleet managers to explore the impact of plummeting economic conditions on their professional responsibilities.

January 9, 2009

'Eco' Issues Top of Mind at Ford Advisory Board Meeting

'Eco' Issues Top of Mind at Ford Advisory Board Meeting

Fleet professionals who form Ford’s Fleet Advisory Board participated in Eco-Driving training and tested the new EcoBoost engine, which, the automaker says, delivers V-8 performance to V-6 engines with better mpg.

December 1, 2008

Dodge Debuts First-Ever Ram Crew Cab

Dodge Debuts First-Ever Ram Crew Cab

The all-new 2009 Ram is Dodge’s first entry into the largest and fastest-growing part of the market — Crew Cab. The new model offers more than 35 new or improved features, including a new 5.7L Hemi V-8.

November 1, 2008

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