Lincoln Sales Increase Slightly Despite a Drop in Fleet Sales
Mar-04-2015 7:00 AM ET
Lincoln retail sales increased 3 percent in February versus last year despite a significant drop in fleet sales for the luxury brand.
“Lincoln’s February sales results were adversely impacted by a...
Fleet Van Awards Triumph For Ford
Dec-09-2013 3:15 AM ET
BRENTWOOD, England - Ford of Britain picked up three trophies in the “Fleet Van” Awards, including the prestigious Van Manufacturer of the Year title.
The UK publication also presented the Medium Van of the Year award to the...
Dodge unveils new Special Service Durango for police, fleet buyers
Looking to cash in on the increasingly large police utility vehicle market, Dodge today unveiled a special fleet version of its Durango three-row SUV.
The Special Service Durango will be available to police and fire...
Countdown: Midsized cars, ranked by fleet sales - Business First
by Dan Eaton, Staff reporter
Date: Monday, August 27, 2012
...gulf between individual buyers and fleet purchases is especially pronounced in the popular midsize segment, where one of every four cars sold through July 2012 has gone...
Hyundai fights to keep market share by hiking output, cutting fleet sales - FreePress
11:54 AM, July 13, 2012
Hyundai is trying to retain 5% retail market share in the U.S. with only 2.5% of total inventory on dealer lots.
It’s a challenge, said Hyundai chief John Krafcik, who is...
Properly Managed, Fleet Business Profitable, Ford Says - WardsAuto
Byron Pope - Mar. 28, 2012 9:30am
Last year, 31% of the auto maker’s total sales went to fleets, a percentage Kevin Koswick contends represents “a balanced portfolio.”
DETROIT – Common perceptions about the automotive fleet...
Ford heaviest in fleet sales in U.S.
By Andrew Ganz
Jan 27th, 2012
Finding a buyer of any sort is generally a success story for an automaker, but a new report reveals that Ford leads the industry in sales to less-lucrative rental and commercial fleets.
Nearly a third of the more than 2...
I have an appointment this week with the GM of a local dealer to discuss a small, 3-49 unit, fleet sales rep position. I'd like to gather as much first hand info as possible about fleet rep compensation plans in order to evaluate the offer. Thanks in advance for any information and advice.
Ford's The People's Fleet Loans Cars to Nonprofits In Need
By: ALISSA WALKER
September 7, 2010
Starting September 13, Ford will launch The People's Fleet, loaning 12 Ford Fiestas to 12 nonprofit organizations in Los Angeles. The goal is to provide a platform for Ford to get the word...
Filed under: Minivan/Van, Ford
Best Buy is looking to save a few bucks on fuel while adding functionality to its Geek Squad fleet, so the big box store is looking to Ford Motor Company's commercial vans to for an answer. The ubiquitous electronics and entertainment store is replacing some of...
The New York Police Department has added 30 Ford Fusion Hybrids to its fleet to test the vehicles' durability over the long haul.
Ford Fusion Hybrid - FordFusion - Police - United States - Law Enforcement
Just the Facts:
Land Rover launches a fleet of camouflaged Range Rover Evoques as a marketing ploy.
The prototypes can be seen in 10 cities worldwide.
Victoria Beckham, Land Rover's newly appointed creative executive, will help design a special edition Range Rover Evoque.
LONDON — A Range Rover...
Ford's 2011 Fleet Vehicle Lineup Launches With 100 Percent Sustainable Powertrain Technology
DEARBORN, Mich., April 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --
•Ford – the industry leader in commercial and government fleet sales – is launching the most comprehensive, fuel-efficient fleet lineup in North...
Ford announced that it has secured a crucial contract with the Canada Post that will replace its aging fleet of postal service delivery vehicles. Ford won the contract after an open request for proposal process.
The United States Postal Service operates the largest civilian vehicle fleet in...
New to this site although I've been on BON for a while. I recognize some of you from the other site.
Currently, my fleet is comprised of the following:
2003 Mustang GT Convertible
2007 Mercury Mariner
2009 Lincoln MKZ
2008 Ford Focus (wife's part-time car)
2005 Dodge Neon SXT (kid's...
Detroit 3 trim fleet sales
As rental sales drop, so do retail sales
Automotive News | December 10, 2007 - 12:01 am EST
While the Detroit 3 have reduced sales to daily rental fleets, their sinking retail sales have kept them heavily dependent on the fleets.
For the first...
LM exec: As Town Car becomes fleet car, sales will fall
December 3, 2007 - 12:01 am ET
LOS ANGELES — Retail sales of the Lincoln Town Car will continue to slide in 2008 as the model becomes primarily a fleet vehicle, a Lincoln Mercury marketing executive says...
Not a very pretty picture, but GM is predicted to show 30-40% decline, and everyone else is to show decline as well .. we shall see.
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Chrysler, Ford dominate low-profit fleet market
Automotive News | 1:00 am, June 25, 2007
For automakers, fleet sales are like a rich dessert: Everyone wants to cut back, but it's hard to pass up one more helping.
Among major automakers, the Chrysler group and Ford Motor Co...