Leach sees fleet savings in telematics

April 2002
Automotive News;4/29/2002, Vol. 76 Issue 5981, p4T-X
Trade Publication
Reports on developments related to telematics as of April 2002. Use of telematics to manage operation cost; Details on the services offered; Standardization in telematic software across the auto industry for lower costs.


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