How To Extend Bus Life Long After Paying It Off

How To Extend Bus Life Long After Paying It Off
(LCT image) A motorcoach could well last 20 years with regular maintenance, but it can be costly. Many operators may have jumped into the bus business without the experience or knowledge necessary to properly care for them. I took my first plunge in 1998 with a used 19-passenger 1993 Goshen...
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How To Keep Up With Labor Laws

How To Keep Up With Labor Laws
(LCT image) Ground transportation companies are regulated by agencies from air pollution control districts to airport authorities, along with state, county, and local agencies watching every move we make. We are burdened with federal and state laws intended to protect passengers and our employees.   The National Limousine Association sent...
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All Resort Group Shuts Down Following Bankruptcy

All Resort Group Shuts Down Following Bankruptcy
(LCT file photo courtesy of Lewis Stages/All Resort) SALT LAKE CITY – After 103 years in business, a Salt Lake staple, Lewis Stages, suddenly closed its doors Thursday. The popular charter bus company, All Resort, unexpectedly shut down leaving customers and workers stranded in several different states. All Resorts provides...
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Caio Splices Value-Driven Niche In U.S. Marketplace

Caio Splices Value-Driven Niche In U.S. Marketplace
(photos courtesy of Alliance Bus Group) In another sign of growing variety in the motorcoach market, Brazil-based Caio has steadily gained a slice of it as the builder marks 10 model years in the U.S. One distinction for Caio is its lower price range for new 57-passenger buses at $400,000...
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Addison Lee Buys New York-Based Taxi Platform

Addison Lee Buys New York-Based Taxi Platform
Article October 6, 2017 OCT. LCT: Tony Mehdiof's job as a part-time chauffeur led him to a career of building a model business. News October 4, 2017 The TNC's board had to decide on new rules to move forward with its...
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Chosen Payments Creates Hurricane Disaster Fund For Clients

Chosen Payments Creates Hurricane Disaster Fund For Clients
MOORPARK, Calif. -– Chosen Payments has  has created a GoFundMe page to collect funds for their clients in Texas and Florida affected by the recent national disasters from Hurricanes Harvey and Irma. The national credit card processing company has identified 360 clients in the affected areas and wants to help...
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One Year Later: Irizar i6 Gains In U.S. Market

One Year Later: Irizar i6 Gains In U.S. Market
San Francisco operator Omar Orozco with his fleet of Irizar i6 luxury motorcoaches (LCT photo from Orozco) When Omar Orozco put his first Irizar i6 motorcoach on the road in March 2016, several clients immediately told him to only send that bus in the future. Eighteen months later, the owner...
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Aadvanced Adds New Grech Bus, Lincoln MKT To Fleet

Aadvanced Adds New Grech Bus, Lincoln MKT To Fleet
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Aadvanced Limousines recently added two vehicles to its fleet. The first is a 39 passenger Grech Motors bus; the second  a Lincoln MKT Town Car. "Aadvanced will continue to be a leader in the ground transportation industry, that's who we are," says co-founder and CEO Ken Carter....
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New England Harvey Relief Effort Nets Big Donations

New England Harvey Relief Effort Nets Big Donations
(photos courtesy of New Britain Bees) BERLIN, Conn. -- Premier Limousine , a Berlin-based luxury transportation provider that teamed up for Hurricane Harvey relief efforts with Houston Astros outfielder and New Britain native George Springer and local baseball team the New Britain Bees , on Sept. 13 reported a robust...
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Colorado Operation Adds Bentley Continental Flying Spur

Colorado Operation Adds Bentley Continental Flying Spur
Bentley Continental Flying Spur LONGMONT, CO — Eight Black Executive Transport believes it is the only ground transportation operator in Colorado to add a Bentley Continental Flying Spur to its executive fleet. The company is a small, independent chauffeured transportation company owned by Simon Chen, who earlier this year won...
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Cleveland Company Promotes New General Manager

Cleveland Company Promotes New General Manager
Parke Qua, general manager of Company Car and Limousine CLEVELAND, Ohio — Company Car and Limousine recently promoted Parke Qua to general manager, a senior position within the company. Qua joined Company Car in 2009 after completing his education at The University of Alabama and has been groomed for this...
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Create A Handbook Your Employees Will Actually Read

Create A Handbook Your Employees Will Actually Read
Photo via PEXELS user Pixabay Employee handbooks are a vital part of training your staff. If you want to lay a foundation for a team that knows what to do and how to do it best, you’ll avoid having to spend too much time answering basic questions. When you actually...
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Team Effort: Family Approach Helps Company Keep Workers

Team Effort: Family Approach Helps Company Keep Workers
Johnny Donohoe, president of Sterling Limousine & Transportation Services WRIGHTSTOWN, Pa. — It’s tough out there for an entrepreneur. Many see the business they’ve created as their child, and this, in turn, makes it difficult for them to pass responsibilities on to someone else. Having grown up working for his...
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Richard Murillo Moves To New Sales Post At Coach West

Richard Murillo Moves To New Sales Post At Coach West
Richard Murillo joined Coach West Aug. 4. (photo courtesy of Murillo) CARSON, Calif. --- Former sales and marketing executive Richard Murillo of American Limousine Sales announced Sept. 12 his new sales post at Coach West in Carson. Murillo, citing an interest in expanding into the bus and Sprinter van markets,...
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LANY Gears Up To Tackle Wide Range Of Issues Sept. 19

LANY Gears Up To Tackle Wide Range Of Issues Sept. 19
LONG ISLAND CITY, N.Y. -- The Limousine Association of New York (LANY), the professional membership organization for luxury limo base operators in the New York City metro area, will host a meeting of the general membership on Sept. 19 at Farrell Limousine on 22-11 38th Ave. in Long Island City....
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Rolls-Royce: A Classic Vehicle For A Classy Wedding

Rolls-Royce: A Classic Vehicle For A Classy Wedding
CHALMETTE, La. — If there's one vehicle considered luxurious, it's the Rolls-Royce...and now's your chance to buy one. This used 1962 Silver Cloud available on limoforsale.com for $59,000 at 19,222 miles could stand out as a flaghip for a limo fleet. While it's ideal for weddings, it can also provide...
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Mercedes To Offer Hybrid Or Electric Version Of All Models By 2022

Mercedes To Offer Hybrid Or Electric Version Of All Models By 2022
News October 4, 2017 Just in time for LCT-NLA Show East, an exclusive LCT survey of the industry shows a healthy purchasing outlook . News October 2, 2017 Vehicle Review: The Continental’s “wow” factor kicks in even before you get in....
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Genesis G90 Aims Straight For The Top

Genesis G90 Aims Straight For The Top
News October 4, 2017 Just in time for LCT-NLA Show East, an exclusive LCT survey of the industry shows a healthy purchasing outlook . News October 2, 2017 Vehicle Review: The Continental’s “wow” factor kicks in even before you get in....
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What to Expect From The 2020 Cadillac Escalade

What to Expect From The 2020 Cadillac Escalade
News October 4, 2017 Just in time for LCT-NLA Show East, an exclusive LCT survey of the industry shows a healthy purchasing outlook . News October 2, 2017 Vehicle Review: The Continental’s “wow” factor kicks in even before you get in....
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Lincoln Continental Fit For A King

Lincoln Continental Fit For A King
News October 4, 2017 Just in time for LCT-NLA Show East, an exclusive LCT survey of the industry shows a healthy purchasing outlook . News October 2, 2017 Vehicle Review: The Continental’s “wow” factor kicks in even before you get in....
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