How is profitability calculated?

Callum
• How is profitability calculated? Callum

On the driver screen there are a variety of profit statistics, profit per day and profit per mile.

mine always seem to be very negative as you can see from this picture

what numbers are included when calculating profitability in Euro Truck Simulator 2?

• It can all depend on how slow you drive, how much fuel you use, or how much damage you receive. If you arrive late, you can lose money, too. I hope this helps.

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