Toyota Camry Named Most American-Made Car

 
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June 30, 2015
<p><em>Photo of 2016 Super Duty lineup courtesy of Ford.</em></p> Ford Announces 2016-MY Fleet Incentives

Ford has announced fleet incentives for its 2016 model-year vehicles for Ford and Lincoln branded cars, trucks, vans, and SUVs.


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<p><em>Graphic courtesy of Cars.com.</em></p> Toyota Camry Named Most American-Made Car

Cars.com has named the Toyota Camry as the most American-Made car based on its manufacturing locations in Indiana and Kentucky.


<p><em>Photo via Wikimedia.</em></p> Gasoline Flat at $2.80 Per Gallon

The national average price of a gallon of gasoline fell 1.1 cents to $2.801 for the week ending June 29, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration.



<p><em>Jozwiak</em></p> Wheels Promotes Jozwiak to SVP

Wheels, Inc., has promoted Laura Jozwiak to senior vice president of sales and client relations, the fleet management company has announced.


<p><em>Photo courtesy of Volkswagen.</em></p> VW: Renewable Diesel Performance Matches Traditional Diesel

Renewable diesel can offer the same performance of traditional crude-based diesel, Volkswagen has determined after running two TDI cars for 134,000 miles of testing.


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Five Cost Saving Tips that Go Way Beyond Fuel Economy, sponsored by Ford Telematics Powered by Telogis
It’s time to expand your possibilities beyond just saving on fleet fuel costs. This webinar archive will cover additional savings that you could be taking advantage of including driver safety and reduced liability, maximized utilization, reduced labor costs, improved competitive edge, and condition-based maintenance.

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How a Driverless Car Sees the Road

In this TED Talk, Google's director of self-driving cars explains how a self-driving car sees the road. Chris Umson also gives an update about Google's program in this talk from March of 2015. For more about how autonomous driving may affect the fleet world, read two Market Trends blogs from Editor Mike Antich's here and here.


<p><em>Photo courtesy of iStockPhoto.com.</em></p> How to Create an In-House Fleet Safety Program

A formal fleet safety program is a crucial foundation for creating a safe fleet.


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Mike Antich
Editor and Associate Publisher
Market Trends
One Year Later: Additional Remembrances of Ed Bobit

As we approach the one-year anniversary of the passing of Ed Bobit, it prompts me once again to honor this industry icon and friend. For those who knew Ed, you know he and I had diametrically opposite personalities. But, our common bond was the love of fleet and a mutual shared labor of love called Automotive Fleet. My almost 30-year relationship with Ed is comprised of many fond remembrances. A few stand out because they provide insights into Ed’s personality and who he was as a person.

PHOTO GALLERIES
Attendees of the third annual Global Fleet Conference pose for a "class" picture to commemorate the event.
2015 Global Fleet Conference in Pictures
This GMC Canyon is the 4WD SLE crew cab with the long (6.2-foot) box.
GMC's 2015 Canyon Pickup
Mercedes-Benz is launching the Metris mid-size van for 2016.
Mercedes-Benz Metris Ride and Drive
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