Forecast of Top Fleet Trends in CY-2023 and Beyond

Forecast of Top Fleet Trends in CY-2023 and Beyond

In this exclusive spotlight interview, AF editor Mike Antich talks fleet and future with Matt Dyer, CEO and president of LeasePlan USA. Vehicle sourcing; inflationary pressure; TCO; electrification trends; pending Athene acquisition of LeasePlan USA. It's all here!

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Despite another challenging year, the majority of fleet managers saw their salaries increase,...

Salary Survey 2022: Fleet Salaries Continue to Rise

Despite low vehicle inventory, higher acquisition costs, the global semiconductor shortage, and a fuel cost spike, fleet salaries continued to rise.

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The E.U., South Korea, and Japan have vigorously protested the law’s provision, contending its...

Trading Partners Fuming over U.S. EV Tax Breaks, China Threatens Action

The law, which the Biden administration considers critical for U.S. economic growth and security, excludes critical battery components from China, Russia, and other “foreign entities of concern.”

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Flanked by traditional Chinese dragons, the Mercedes-Benz Astros C makes a splashy debut at the...

Daimler Truck Begins Chinese Production of Mercedes-Benz Trucks for Chinese Market

Daimler Truck begins a new chapter in China at a new manufacturing facility in Huairou, Beijing, and will produce the Astros C work truck in and for the world's No. 1 heavy-duty truck market.

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The LS100 is a versatile, compact, light cargo van purpose-built to serve diverse commercial...

Cenntro Unveils Two New Electric Vehicles at IAA Transportation

The Logistar 260 and Logistar 100 have expanded their lines to deliver best-in-class function and capacity to the EV market for on-demand and last-mile delivery.

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His appointment at MotoNovo commences early 2023 where he will also join Aldermore’s Executive...

Head of U.K.’s Largest Leasing Company Departs for MotoNovo Finance

Jones leaves Lex Autolease after four years heading up the leasing business and a long and varied career at Lloyds Banking Group since joining their graduate finance program.

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The 2024 Equinox EV is expected to be the most affordable EV in its class, available with up to...

GM Introduces the 2024 Equinox EV

General Motors enters the compact SUV segment with an affordable all-electric entry, the 2024 Equinox EV, starting at MSRP $30,000.

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In the U.S.,  approximately 325 billion yen (some $2.5 billion) will help fund increased...

Toyota to Invest Up to $5.6 Billion in Japan/U.S. Battery Production

The investment will enable the automaker to increase its combined battery production capacity in Japan and the U.S. by up to 40 GWh, using its well-known production system to create more efficient production lines.

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The BVLRA report notes that overall fleet demand for electric vehicles is strong thanks to...

Charging Infrastructure is Preventing Greater Fleet Electrification

A new report by industry body the British Vehicle Rental & Leasing Association (BVRLA) says that a ‘one-size-fits-all’ approach to public charging is impeding the development of fleet electrification.

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Alphabet (and its new-look logo!) is a leading mobility solutions provider.

Alphabet Appoints Former Fleet Manager as Consultancy And Channels Development Manager

Before her new appointment at Alphabet, Sandall-Mansergh spent more than 23 years as a fleet manager, most recently with Barclays Bank, before becoming an independent consultant and eventually moving to LeasePlan.

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Through the Hanwa partnership, Honda says it will ensure steady supply in the medium and...

Honda & Hanwa Establish Strategic Partnership for Stable Procurement of Essential Metals

To realize carbon neutrality for all its products and corporate activities by 2050, Honda seeks to offer only battery-electric vehicles (EVs) and fuel-cell electric vehicles (FCVs) for global sales by 2040.

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TyreServe, a one-stop tire replacement service to the contract hire and leasing industry from...

Connected Vehicle Technology Will Help Fleets Control Tire Cost Escalation

TyreServe, a one-stop tyre replacement service to the contract hire and leasing industry from epyx, reports that it has seen tire costs rise by 33% during the last two years.

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