Whether an operator runs four vehicles or 400, knowing how to get the most out of a fleet determines its profitability.
Major fuel producers nationwide, such as BP and Citgo, and smaller, newer biofuel pioneers, such as Los Angeles-based OriginOil, are pursuing large-scale algae projects.
While motorcoach operators already offer customers a greener travel alternative with high passenger volume, the future holds even more promise for promoting coaches as an eco-friendly option.
A few rules to follow when operating a motorcoach fleet from operator H.A. Thompson.
What is involved in the claim adjusting process? Who does the work? How much work is there?
Daimler Vans USA has launched its fourth new Sprinter model - the Shuttle Van, a 16-passenger fuel-efficient vehicle well suited to limousine services, rental car companies, residential care providers, and community shuttles.
Late one Sunday evening, chauffeur Joel Sanchez of my company, Limousine Scene in Bakersfield, Calif., was descending the treacherous Grapevine Highway from its 5,000 foot summit. Loaded with 16 teenagers returning from a day at an amusement park, Sanchez had no idea how difficult the evening was about to get.
Dealerships also offer the same wholesale prices and free delivery to fleet owners as they do to local repair shops. Whether you do the work or hire a part-time mechanic for a nominal hourly wage, the savings to be realized can be a lot.