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The Classic II Service Body (PHOTO: Reading Truck Body)

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Reading Truck Body Taking Orders for Classic II, SL Service Bodies

After recently enhancing its two key product lines, Reading Truck Body LLC is now actively taking orders and shipping its updated models of the flagship Classic II and SL service body lines to its customers.

PHOTO: EZ STAK

Products

MAXIMIZER-3 Pickup Drawer Unit

Manufactured with heavy gauge aluminum, heavy duty ball bearing drawer slides and a cargo rail are mounted to an anti-slip top surface.

One benefit to lightweighting is the ability to increase the legal payload of a vehicle without having to migrate to a larger GVW truck. (PHOTO: Adrian Steel)

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Top Trends: Chassis, Auxiliary Equipment, Upfitting

There are a variety of upfitting trends occurring in today’s commercial fleet market. Here are the top trends currently influencing chassis, auxiliary equipment, and upfit equipment design and specifications.

PHOTO: GROTE

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Ford F-250 Added to Trilliant Technology Tour

Grote Industries has added a new 2016 Ford F-250 Super Duty truck to its Trilliant Technology Tour lineup, which includes three vehicles outfitted with lighting products designed and manufactured using Grote’s cutting-edge LED technology.

PHOTO: WEATHER GUARD

Products

Defender Series Truck Box Solutions

The Weather Guard Defender Series is now available with more than 20 products across five categories, including Saddle and Cross Boxes, All-Purpose Chests, Lo-Side, and Hi-Side boxes.

Screenshot via Knapheide.

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Knapheide's KUV Body Sheds 650 Pounds

Knapheide has reduced the weight of its KUV enclosed utility body for chassis cab vans by 650 pounds, the upfitter has announced.

Transfer Flow has introduced a 70-gallon toolbox and fuel tank combo for 1999-2016 Ford, Ram, and GM full-size diesel trucks. (PHOTO: Transfer Flow)

Products

70-Gallon Fuel Tank, Toolbox Combo

Transfer Flow has introduced a 70-gallon toolbox and fuel tank combo for 1999-2016 Ford, Ram, and GM full-size diesel trucks.

Derek Broderick (center) stands in front of BlackHawk Works' office with his wife and daughter. The company has equipped a F-250 with a snow plow and a F-450 with a chip box. Photo courtesy of BlackHawk Works.

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Equipping a Truck for All Seasons

In North Pole, Alaska, the weather dictates the working seasons. This service company has a workaround, equipping its trucks to take on work in any weather.

The lightweight, Reading aluminum CSV comes equipped with such features as Dual-Pro door seals, stainless steel SMART Latch rotary paddle locks, and patented hidden hinges. (PHOTO: Reading)

Articles

Lightweighting: Less is More

The process of lightweighting a fleet of vehicles involves more than simply moving down a vehicle class or removing weight from an overloaded vehicle.

Photo of a composite partition in a Ford Transit Connect courtesy of Adrian Steel.

News

Adrian Steel Offers Composite Van Partitions

Adrian Steel has introduced a line of composite partitions for cargo vans that provide more leg room and better climate control for the driver.

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Fuel Management

Bernie Kanavagh from WEX will answer your questions and challenges

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Fleet Tracking And Telematics

Todd Ewing from Fleetmatics will answer your questions and challenges

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Fleet Management And Leasing

Jack Firriolo from Merchants will answer your questions and challenges

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