Commercial fleet sales from nine manufacturers totaled 55,252 in October 2020, representing a 12.6% overall decrease when compared to the same time last year, though these declines were impacted by a 49.5% drop for sedans, which represents the smallest segment volume for commercial fleets.
November 4, 2020
Commercial fleet sales from nine manufacturers totaled 53,628 in June 2020, representing a 26% decrease when compared to the same time last year, though the declines are not as significant as seen in the last two months, which were both more than 65% drops.
July 7, 2020
Commercial fleet sales from nine manufacturers totaled 23,866 in May 2020, representing a 68.9% year-over-year decrease, continuing a streak of significant monthly declines since the COVID-19 pandemic.
June 8, 2020
Commercial fleet sales from nine manufacturers totaled 24,923 in April 2020, representing a 66.5% year-over-year decrease, driven heavily by the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.
May 4, 2020
Commercial sales increased 10.3% in October, while sales to government agencies increased 1%. Sales into daily rental increased 0.2%.
November 1, 2018
Car sales in New Zealand jumped to a new high in 2017 due in large part to a boost in sales to auto rental companies.
January 22, 2018
Greg Thibault will retire as Avis Budget’s vice president of fleet disposal after 20 years of leading Avis Budget’s auction sales and wholesale turn-back process with manufacturers.
September 6, 2017
GM posted a 30-percent gain in sales to commercial fleets, as well as a 30 percent gain in sales to government vehicle buyers. Sales to rental customers fell 6 percent.
November 3, 2014
Elio Motors, manufacturer of a new three-wheeled vehicle, has developed a fleet sales division to capitalize on growing interest from rental companies, businesses and municipalities.
July 8, 2014
Sales of pickups and vans helped boost General Motors' June fleet sales, which increased 2 percent compared to a year ago.
July 1, 2014
North America remained Volvo's largest market just ahead of China for 2013, as the automaker reported a 10.1% decline in sales partly due to a shift toward retail sales and away from rental fleet sales.
January 3, 2014
SAVANNAH, GA – Chrysler announced on Friday, June 1 at its 2013-MY Fleet Product Preview that it has appointed Jim Sassorossi as the new Director of Fleet Commercial & Rental Sales for the company. Sassorossi replaces Pat Dougherty, who is moving to a new role as the Head of Parts Sales Operations for Mopar.
June 4, 2012
Fleet and rental sales are expected to make up 20 percent of total industry sales in October 2011.
November 2, 2011
MONTVALE, N.J. – Tedd Meurer has joined Mercedes-Benz USA as the national account manager for the company’s South and Mid-Atlantic regions for its fleet sales division.
March 31, 2011