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Indirect vs. Direct Labor: How to Hit the Magic 70%

Indirect vs. Direct Labor: How to Hit the Magic 70%

Direct labor can be summed up as time on task, or any time spent doing a specific task or repair. The work order is open, and as soon as the technician clocks in to perform preventive maintenance, for example, that counts as direct labor. The issue of monitoring and managing indirect labor costs is important because time is so important to fleet management.

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The Utility Vehicle Buyer’s Checklist

According to Club Car’s Mike Cotter, the manufacturer’s aircraft-grade aluminum frames are...

Utility vehicles fill a unique niche in a government's fleet — they can operate on rugged terrain, transport people while also performing work, and navigate tighter spaces than a traditional vehicle, whether inside a facility or out in the woods.

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Chrysler 200: Forget the Past

Chrysler 200: Forget the Past

The redesigned 2015 Chrysler 500 is slightly bigger, more advanced and radically restyled. With a host of mechanical and technological improvements, it has a realistic shot against midsize rivals such as the Toyota Camry, Honda Accord and Ford Fusion.

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Jeep Cherokee: Back in the Saddle

Jeep Cherokee: Back in the Saddle

Today, it’s out with the Liberty and in with the 2014 Cherokee, a new compact crossover SUV built upon the same Chrysler/Fiat platform as the Dodge Dart and the redesigned Chrysler 200.

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Understanding the Upcoming Truck CAFE Standards

As vehicle fuel economy becomes increasingly important to both consumers and fleet managers, the...

Following the successful adoption and implementation of the National Program for greenhouse gas (GHG) and fuel economy standards for 2012-2016 model-year vehicles, the federal government is stepping up the program’s goals.

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Exploring Alt-Fuel Truck Options

Exploring Alt-Fuel Truck Options

Today’s truck fleet managers have the option to go alternative with propane autogas and compressed natural gas. These alt fuels are a way to keep costs down and be sustainable.

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