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Lease Purchase Program

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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
  • Review of MVR (EPES safety dept) with instant credit approval.


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  • 2014 Freightliner Cascadia's out the door at $72,000 as of January 2018
  • Cleaned and detailed
  • Freightliner Select Warranty 36 month/300,000 miles

Lease Agreement

  • Lease payments average - $450.00 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


  • % 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.
  • Weekly Settlements


  • $.10 cent per mile mandatory. Up to $10,000.00 maximum in escrow account
  • Escrow accounts held 45 days after completion of lease
  • Federal Inspections required at any of 5 Epes Shops every 120 days at no cost
  • Services
    • A-No charge
    • A-F-$120.00
    • B-$250.00
    • C-$366.00
  • Any safety related repairs at $75 per hour and parts at cost at terminal location
  • Electronic logs, no Onmitracs usage fee
  • All maintenance repairs to be approved by Epes Transport
  • National Accounts program