Likely one of the most important tasks a fleet manager must handle is vehicle maintenance. A truck that isn’t working can’t accomplish its job; it’s a simple fact.
Carriers in the specialized category saw costs rise by 4 cents per mile to 22 cents per mile between 2016 and 2017.
As in 2017, for-hire and private fleets account for half of aftermarket parts demand of Class 6-8 trucks and trailers.
The price of crude oil has increased since last year, with regular gasoline increasing 10% and diesel only seeing an increase of 1%.
Overall, passenger car maintenance costs per unit, per month declined 2.2 percent in 2016.
Statistics covering maintenance costs.
Overall, passenger car maintenance costs per unit, per month increased in 2014.