Meritor axles named standard on fleet’s specialty, industrial trucks

Updated Aug 15, 2013

Meritor, Inc. announced Tuesday that it has been named standard axle supplier for Capacity Trucks’ specialty and industrial truck fleets.

“Drivetrain components are crucial to effectively and efficiently moving trailers from point A to point B, and we believe our long-term partnership with Meritor will provide what our customers demand,” said Jerry Looney, vice president, Sales and Marketing, Capacity Trucks. “Our confidence in Meritor axles demonstrates our customer commitment that ‘Better is not enough.’”

Standard drivetrain components now available on Capacity Trucks’ fleets include Meritor’s front steer, rear single and tandem axles. The MOR series heavy-duty planetary axle is also a standard offering. Capacity Trucks is located in Longview, Texas and has a historical partnership with Meritor. 

Meritor, a leading axle manufacturer with more than 100 years of experience, offers the industry’s widest range of axle capacities and options. The company’s axles help fleets enhance mobility and maximize vehicle uptime.

“Based on our longstanding business relationship with Capacity Trucks, we have gained the company’s trust to become a standard supplier,” said Ben Reineck, director, Specialty and Off-Highway, Meritor. “We remain focused on customer commitment and will continue to build confidence moving forward.”