September/October 2006


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Understanding the Exotic Rental Market

By JoLynn Vensel & Chris Brown

Renting a fleet of ultra-luxury sedans, SUVs and $200,000 sports cars requires plenty of working capital, extra attention to customer service and a healthy appetite for risk.

On the Front Lines of the Tax Battle: Industry Partners Rally to the Cause

By Claire Atkinson

Funding everything from stadiums and mass transit to performing arts centers and even a culinary academy, car rental tax proposals could be coming to your city soon. Economists, travel associations and the major rental companies are partnering to counteract this "taxation without representation."

 
 

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Another Ridiculous “Used Fleet Vehicle” Scandal

While media reports concentrate on the sting and the “outrage,” where’s the empirical evidence that fleet vehicles are less mechanically sound than vehicles sold from private owners?

Will IoT Herald a New Era in Fleet Efficiency?

With the ELD rule finally in effect, small fleet operators need to hunt for new efficiencies. In transportation logistics, Internet of Things (IoT) systems could have similar lasting impacts as telematics.

Will Cars Become Transportation Appliances?

The cars are still the stars, but this year’s L.A. Auto Show revealed an auto industry at a crossroads.

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