CHARACTERISTICS OF AUTOMOTIVE FLEETS IN THE UNITED STATES 1966-1977

This report covers several major areas pertaining to automobile fleet operations in the United States. First, all known available sources that contain statistics on fleet vehicles are described. Second, fleet operations in the United States are characterized according to stock composition and operational characteristics. Third, properties of fleet cars are compared with those of the total car population, and a comparison is made among fleets used by different sectors. Finally, the significance of fleet operations for transportation energy conservation is discussed. /Author/

  • Corporate Authors:

    Oak Ridge National Laboratory

    P. O. Box 2008
    Oak Ridge, TN  United States  37831
  • Authors:
    • Shonka, D B
  • Publication Date: 1978-9

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 41 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00188239
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: ORNL/TM-6449 Special
  • Contract Numbers: W-7405-eng-26
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 28 1979 12:00AM