Nussbaum was founded in 1945 and offers truckload services for 48 states. Headquartered in Hudson, Illinois, it uses late model trucks. The average age of a Nussbaum truck is 2.5 years and the average age of its trailers is 4 years. The company offers driver incentives focused on fuel-efficient performance. Nussbaum has been an EPA SmartWay partner since 2008.
SPECIFICATIONTruck: 2018 Freightliner Cascadia Full SleeperTrailer: 2017 53 ft. Wabash DVHDHPC dry vanEngine rating: DD15 405/1750Transmission: DT12Rear axle: Detroit/2.28Configuration: 6x2 tag axleTires: Michelin Energy wide base, ATISIdle Solutions: ParkSmartOther Tech: Adaptive cruise control/predictive cruise control, EQUAL FLEXX in all wheel positions, instantaneous MPG display in cab, SmartDrive event recorder with driver feedback lights, PrePass
Aerodynamics: FlowBelow ‘Quick-Release’ Wheel Covers and proprietary drive wheel fairings, Eco Flaps, 29-foot TransTex skirts with modified axle release position, Stemco TD tail, license plate out of air flow