Survey finds companies are 'downsizing' their auto fleets

January 1982
Marketing News;1/8/1982, Vol. 15 Issue 14, p5
Trade Publication
This article focuses on a survey conducted by a Chicago, Illinois based company Dartnell Institute of Business Research regarding automobile industry of the United States. According to their report, private automobile owners have started moving towards smaller cars in the mid-1970s and now the business owners of the country are downsizing their auto fleets too. The report also shows that all fleets now include some four cylinder cars, which was not the case two years ago. It also noted that 82 percent of companies with some owned cars will purchase new vehicles in 1982.


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