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Must be at least 25 years of age
Stable Work History; no history of equipment abandonment
Same criteria as non-lease purchase drivers
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2015/2016 Freightliner Cascadias out the door at $80,000.00 as of Jan 2019
Cleaned and detailed
Terms 36 or 42 months
24 month/200,000 mile warranty provided
Lease payments average - $495.00 per week depending on purchase price
$1,000 down payment. Applied to purchase price
$550.00 required for annual Heavy Vehicle Use Tax (in order to obtain plate)
Lease tractor from West Carolina Freightliner, terms could vary depending on value of tractor at time of lease.
Lease payments deducted directly from settlements weekly and remitted to the lessor as agreed between lessor and lessee
% pay + 100% billable fuel surcharge
Company paid Cargo & Liability Insurance
IC responsible for apportioned license plate, fuel taxes and permits. IC has option for Epes to obtain and charge back to IC.
Physical Damage and Non-Trucking Liability (Bobtail) Insurance required. IC has option for Epes to obtain and charge back to IC.
(8%) weekly gross settlement contribution into maintenance account. Up to $15,000.00 maximum in escrow account.
Escrow accounts held 45 days after completion of lease
Federal Inspections required by the lessor at any of 5 Epes Shops every 120 days at no cost to the lessee
Independent Contractor Repair Service Rates
Any safety related repairs at $75 per hour plus parts at cost if provided at an Epes Transport terminal location
Electronic logs, no Onmitracs usage fee
All maintenance repairs to be approved by the lessor
National Accounts program
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