Rental Car Companies
Hertz shares bear brunt of 'freak out' over used-car price dropTue, 28, Mar 2017
Enterprise offers renters' feedback to automakersMon, 27, Mar 2017
Hertz plans fleet remixMon, 13, Mar 2017
PSA takes first steps to U.S. market entry with ride-sharing serviceThu, 23, Feb 2017
PSA will be a partner in TravelCar, a ride-sharing service set to begin in April at airports in San Francisco and Los Angeles, as the automaker takes the first steps toward re-entering the North American market.
Enterprise maps out a road to successMon, 13, Feb 2017
Zipcar shutters Detroit officeWed, 08, Feb 2017
Ford: No need to cut 'healthy' fleetMon, 12, Dec 2016
Ford is taking a much different approach to fleet sales than crosstown rival General Motors. While GM plans to slash sales to daily rental companies by about 75,000 units this year - and has plans for more cuts in 2017 - the Blue Oval has held steady and will continue to do so.
BMW's ride-hailing project takes on Uber with autonomous carsMon, 05, Dec 2016
BMW will test autonomous vehicles in Germany as it seeks to keep up with ride-hailing firms such as Uber. The automaker will test self-driving functions in Munich before expanding the project to other cities.
Retired rental supply to stay flat amid off-lease surgeMon, 31, Oct 2016
The overall volume of retired rental-fleet vehicles should be flat over the next several years, in sharp contrast to the expected surge in off-lease vehicles, forecasters say. But that doesn't necessarily mean a steady supply of those rental vehicles will be headed to auctions.
Ford Motor's light-vehicle sales fall 8%Mon, 03, Oct 2016
Ford Motor Co. posted double-digit declines for 11 of its 22 U.S. nameplates last month as its light-vehicle sales fell 8.1 percent from what it described as an unusually strong September 2015. Ford said its light-truck sales were down 2.9 percent, while cars plunged 21 percent. Sales declined 2.6 percent for the company's top-selling vehicle, the F-series pickup.
GM sales off, but retail share, ATPs climbThu, 01, Sep 2016
GM's sales in the U.S. fell for a fifth consecutive month amid “very tight dealer inventories,” but its average transaction price climbed to a record, and Cadillac sales rose for the third month in a row.
Incentive, fleet cuts dent Ford salesThu, 01, Sep 2016
Ford Motor Co. posted its largest year-over-year U.S. sales decline in six years and its third in the past four months. Ford's light-vehicle sales fell 8.8 percent in August, including a 6.1 percent slide for the F-series pickup. Sales of its cars plunged 25 percent, with the Fusion sedan down 33 percent.