COST OF OWNERSHIP is evaluated annually by Vincentric for commercial fleets in order to award the Best Fleet Value in America. Winners—deemed those with the “lowest fleet lifestyle cost in the most scenarios for its segment”— are selected based on factors such as depreciation, repairs, fuel, insurance, and maintenance. For 2018, the winners in the truck category include the Ford F-350 XL regular cab two-wheel drive and GMC Sierra 2500 W/T crew cab two-wheel drive. For the van category, the honors go to the Chevrolet Express G2500 and G3500 short-wheelbase models, and Express Cargo G3500 short wheelbase, as well as the Mercedes-Benz/Freightliner Sprinter
Worker standard-roof 144-inch wheelbase.