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19 07, 2019

Know Your Fleet Truck Tires

By | July 19th, 2019|Fleet Technology, Fleet Vehicle Types|Comments Off on Know Your Fleet Truck Tires

Fleet managers today need to realize that their fleet truck tires are more than just where the rubber meets the road. It is important to understand the intricacies of your fleet’s tires to make the best of it. The Basics of Tire Load Ratings One of the first things that fleet managers need to be [...]

11 07, 2019

Ford F150 Lease or Rental?

By | July 11th, 2019|Fleet Vehicle Types|Comments Off on Ford F150 Lease or Rental?

You likely have many projects that require a bit of extra muscle to help out with the heavy lifting. If you do not have the right vehicle available in a short period of time, the first thing that occurs to your mind is how you can go about getting it. Now, getting a Ford 150 [...]

3 07, 2019

Top Driving Apps for Every Driver

By | July 3rd, 2019|Driving Tips|Comments Off on Top Driving Apps for Every Driver

Many people don’t know how to drive a manual transmission vehicle, nor are they comfortable changing a tire, but there is more to know about a car than those things. While those are necessary skills drivers should know , there is more to it. The age of technology has introduced us to innovations which allow [...]

26 06, 2019

ELD Tips for Final Phase of Mandate

By | June 26th, 2019|Fleet Industry News|Comments Off on ELD Tips for Final Phase of Mandate

The federal government is going to finalize the ELD mandate on December 16, 2019. Being halfway into the year, the electronic logging device mandate by the federal government is taking its final shapes and all the decisions regarding ELD compliance are worth taking a look at. Roadside officials responsible for enforcing ELD compliance will be [...]

13 06, 2019

Why Choose a 1.5 Ton Truck Rental?

By | June 13th, 2019|Fleet Vehicle Types|Comments Off on Why Choose a 1.5 Ton Truck Rental?

So you are looking for a truck that has more power but you do not want to overkill? How about getting a 1.5 ton truck for your next project? A truck that offers you a gross combination weight rating of 40,000 pounds (or better with the right suspension and tires) sounds about right, wouldn’t you [...]

7 06, 2019

Which States Have the Highest Gas Tax?

By | June 7th, 2019|Fleet Industry News|Comments Off on Which States Have the Highest Gas Tax?

In a not-so-surprising turn of events, gas prices seem to be increasing across the country. Increased gas prices have placed more pressure on families, who are already struggling to make ends meet. Furthermore, the current situation also highlights the important matter of high taxes on fuel in many states across the country. Some states have [...]

17 05, 2019

Is a DOT Number Necessary?

By | May 17th, 2019|Fleet Management|Comments Off on Is a DOT Number Necessary?

One of the questions business owners with trucks ask is if they need a United States Department of Transportation (DOT) number. Whether you have a large business with a fleet of trucks operating across different states to haul cargo from one place to another or you have a single truck for hauling supplies, the answer [...]

10 05, 2019

Rent Trucks with Apportioned Plates

By | May 10th, 2019|Fleet Management|Comments Off on Rent Trucks with Apportioned Plates

Are you running a company that uses rental trucks as a part of its operations? If you do, have you developed a proper strategy to make sure your company only uses trucks with apportioned plates? If the plates indeed are apportioned, you can rest assured that the truck rental company you are working with actually [...]

3 05, 2019

This Public Fleet Improved Key Metrics in Just 2 Years

By | May 3rd, 2019|Fleet Industry News, Fleet Management|Comments Off on This Public Fleet Improved Key Metrics in Just 2 Years

The CEM, CPFP and public fleet manager at Sarasota County in Florida, Ron Kennedy had been struggling with getting an adequate level of paper customer service surveys. After all, it does take a bit of effort and not all customers are inclined to respond. He wanted to change that and a very simple method was [...]

17 04, 2019

A Giant Among Truck Rental Companies

By | April 17th, 2019|Fleet Management|Comments Off on A Giant Among Truck Rental Companies

A company that prides itself on providing service, selection and value with ease, Flex Fleet Rental offers an array of 4x4 light-duty and medium-duty rental trucks to commercial operations throughout the United States. A dedicated team of truck rental professionals that considers customer service and satisfaction a top priority, we are considered a giant among [...]