5 innovative design features of the KART Rapid car hauler

Rahel Korallus Article

If you’re looking for a trailer that reduces your total cost of ownership (TOC), look no further than KART Performance Trailers’ Rapid auto hauler. Built with a universal design that meets international safety regulations, the Rapid can be paired with most tractors without the need of conversions or customizations. It can be used out of the box without any changes and easily modified to the exact specifications of clients’ needs. For those who need convincing, take a look at these innovative design features that make the Rapid one of the most desirable trailers on the market. KART Performance Trailers’ engineers …

KART Performance Trailers’ innovative design lasts longer, saving auto haulers money

Rahel Korallus Article

Over the past eight years, the operational costs associated with trucking have increased in response to driver shortages, fluctuating fuel costs, and volatile permit and licensing costs. The cost of purchasing or leasing has risen from $0.213 per mile to $0.230 per mile while the cost of repairs and maintenance has risen from $0.0103 per mile to $0.156 per mile. In both cases, these incremental increases take a toll on auto hauler fleets that are already experiencing a soft market. In response, companies are holding onto equipment longer, according to the 2016 operational costs survey conducted by the American Transportation …