Another Hidden Fact of Upfitting – Weight
Another Hidden Fact of Upfitting – Weight
Another Hidden Fact of Upfitting – Weight
June 13, 2019

It’s a simple fact – if you want to build something that can last nearly forever, make it out of cast iron or stainless steel.  There’s just one problem – a cubic foot of these materials weighs between 450-490 pounds. On the other hand, the same volume of aluminum weighs about 168 pounds. Over the […]

The Upfitting Trend Too Many Miss - Safety
The Upfitting Trend Too Many Miss – Safety
May 30, 2019

The team at Expertec derives a lot of satisfaction from the seemingly simple act of taking a stock pickup or van and adding in the custom touches tradesmen and fleets need to execute their jobs – perfectly.  In the two decades since we opened for business, the overall trend in upfitting trucks and vans has […]

Is the Mid-Size Truck Back?
Is the Mid-Sized Truck Back?
May 9, 2019

The automotive industry was aflutter just a few months ago with the announcement that Ford would be bringing the Ranger mid-sized truck back into production.  The last Ranger for North America was built in 2011, but the “new” Ranger is back and sales, depending on who you ask, have been excellent. So who’s buying these […]