As a fleet owner or manager, it's essential to choose the right type of delivery vehicle for your business. While there are various fuel options available, diesel delivery vehicles have proven to be a reliable and cost-effective choice for many businesses. At Placer Fleet Services, we specialize in servicing and repairing diesel delivery vehicles in the Placer and Nevada County areas.
The Benefits of Diesel for Deliveries
Diesel engines have several benefits that make them an excellent choice for delivery vehicles. One of the primary benefits is fuel efficiency. Diesel fuel has a higher energy density than gasoline, which means it can go further on a single tank. This can lead to significant cost savings for fleets that rely on delivery vehicles for their operations.
Diesel engines also tend to have a longer lifespan than gasoline engines, which means you'll likely need fewer repairs and maintenance in comparison to gasoline counterparts. Additionally, modern advancements in diesel emissions contribute to less harmful gasses being put back into our environment.
Delivery Vehicles Options
There are various types of diesel delivery vehicles available, each with its own unique features and capabilities. At Placer Fleet Services, we can repair them all!
/ 01 Box trucks
These delivery vehicles have an enclosed cargo area, making them suitable for transporting a wide range of goods. Box trucks come in various sizes, ranging from small 10-foot trucks to larger 26-foot trucks.
/ 02 Refrigerated units
If you need to transport perishable goods, a refrigerated unit may be the best choice. These vehicles have a refrigeration system that keeps the cargo area at a consistent temperature, ensuring that your goods stay fresh during transport.
Vans are another popular choice for delivery vehicles, as they offer plenty of cargo space and easy maneuverability for urban deliveries. There are various sizes of vans available, including compact vans and larger cargo vans.
/ 04 Flatbed trucks
If you need to transport large or awkward-shaped items, a flatbed truck may be the best choice. These vehicles have an open cargo area with no walls or roof, allowing you to load and unload goods easily.