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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 Credit History by Triad Freightliner and MVR (EPES safety dept).
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2012 Freightliner Cascadia's starting at $60,000.00 as of July 2015
Cleaned and detailed
Premier 2000 warranty 36 months/1 million miles on major components included
Lease payments average - $400.00 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.
$.10 cent per mile required by lessor. Up t0 $5000.00 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
Speed set at 63mph by the lessor with electronic logs
All maintenance repairs to be approved by the lessor
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