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The Future of the Connected Car: Courtesy of CES 2020

  Mercedes-Benz VISION AVTR – inspired by AVATAR: This concept vehicle embodies the vision of Mercedes-Benz designers, engineers and trend researchers for mobility in the distant future. Connected cars and collaborative driving with the goal of increasing road safety and energy sustainability were recurring themes at CES 2020. Jim Pattison Lease was able

By |2020-10-30T12:52:29-07:00January 21st, 2020|Technology|0 Comments

Canadian ELD Mandate Announced

On June 13, 2019, Transport Canada published Canada’s long-awaited ELD (electronic logging device) rule in an effort to increase safety and compliance in the trucking industry. In 2 years (by June 2021), ELDs will have to be used by all drivers that are currently required to maintain a logbook. The rules themselves will not be

By |2020-10-30T13:06:32-07:00June 13th, 2019|News, Technology|0 Comments

What makes telematics so important?

  Fleet management customers are adopting telematics technology at a rapidly increasing pace. More companies are connecting their vehicles in order to gain real time insights into what is occurring within their fleet. A good fleet management company understands that telematics is an important tool that can help improve safety and productivity, increase fleet utilization,

By |2020-01-30T16:32:03-08:00March 22nd, 2019|Technology|0 Comments