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Terminal Tractor Sales on 24 July, 2012
Capacity Terminal Tractors have been around for many years and a lot of people consider them a viable choice. Their trucks come in several different models, however, and you need to be careful to choose the right one. For instance, there is the Capacity TJ5000 that comes in an off-road and a on-road versions. This model is good for warehouse distribution applications. Capacity is one that can provide trucks and yard trucks that are among the best in the industry; like the TJ6500, a workhorse that is appropriate for almost any job. Or the TJ9000, a purse muscle machine that is suitable for extra heavy-duty applications. Too many times companies fail to provide adequate equipment to people who are looking for it. This is unacceptable and wrong, however choosing the right company can make all the difference. Not only having some of the best vehicles around, Capacity also has yard truck parts in order to repair or better a different yard truck. Much like other tractor companies around, Capacity…
Terminal Tractor Sales on 9 April, 2012
CleanFuel USA announced a partnership with Capacity of Texas to develop and certify the country’s first terminal trucks using its liquid propane injection engine on a General Motors 8-liter platform. (We have heard about this for a year now) The truck is should be out in the market by the end of 2012. The new line of Capacitys is targeted to meet the demand for alternative-fueled vehicles in port communities that are challenged to comply with stricter emissions rules. This is a particularly vital issue for ports operating in counties that are designated as “non-attainment” or “maintenance” areas under the National Ambient Air Quality Standards, which the EPA uses to enforce emissions reductions. The Propane Education and Research Council approved a $2.4 million grant to support the development of the trucks. Allison Transmission, CleanFual, Capacity, Freightliner Custom Chassis Corporation, GM and Powertrain Integration are all project stakeholders.
Terminal Tractor Sales on 4 April, 2012
Idealease has expanded its product offering to include diesel-powered Capacity terminal tractors. Capacity terminal tractors powered by Navistar’s MaxxForce brand diesel engines are available to cargo handlers through more than 400 Idealease locations in the United States, Canada and Mexico. Idealease services over 45,000 trucks, tractors and trailers throughout the continent. The multi-year deal is Capacity’s first program agreement with a national leasing company. Terminal tractors are used to move freight in ports, intermodal terminals, rail yards, warehouses and distribution centers. Capacity’s model offerings are powered by the MaxxForce 7 engine, rated at 215 horsepower with 560 pounds-feet of torque. The V-8 turbodiesel is fully compliant with applicable EPA emissions standards. For more information: www.idealease.com