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Fuel for Thought Small Loads = Small Pay? Nope.

Discussion in 'Expediter Blogs' started by chillout, Feb 27, 2018.

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    New equipment is very costly nowadays. Fully equipped new tractors and van trailers can run upwards of $200K - $230K. Fully equipped new class 8 straight trucks can range from $175K - over $300K. How can you possibly justify these costs? Better yet, why do some people believe that a straight truck, admittedly with less capacity, should run for a lesser rate than a tractor trailer?

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