DALLAS, Texas — Chevron Lubricants pulled into the Great American Trucking Show this week with a brand new Delo Truck that will serve as a “rolling ambassador” for the Delo brand.
The rolling exhibit is 22-ft. wide when fully deployed, and features 19 stations guests can visit to learn about Delo technology. The trailer is being pulled behind a specially-decorated Kenworth T700.
The truck will be making appearances at major trade shows, Chevron distributor locations and truck stops.
“Today, the transportation industry faces a number of challenges,” said Doug Hinzie, vice-president, Finished Lubricants Americas, Chevron Products Company. “The new Delo Truck provides a modern, engaging and highly mobile platform to discuss these challenges and to demonstrate how Chevron, our distributors and the Delo product family can provide solutions that deliver bottom-line value. This 18-wheeled testament to innovation is a reflection of our ongoing commitment to the industry, technology leadership, our distributors and the Delo brand. It’s a truly unique offering.
Delo Truck Facts:
Original Launch Date: July 29, 1999, Louisville, KY
States visited: 49
Countries visited: United States, Mexico and Canada
Average miles per year: 40,000+
Cab: 2011 Kenworth T700
Engine: Paccar MX-455
Factory-filled with Delo 400 LE SAE 15W-40
Tractor-trailer length: 80′
Trailer length: 48′
Total Weight: 70,000 lbs
Learning Stations: 19
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