Meritor, Inc. announced that Vantage Trailers has selected Meritor trailer components as standard equipment on all Vantage products.
The standard Meritor components now available on Vantage Trailers include MTA Top-Mount, MTA Low-Mount suspensions, lift kits, Meritor Tire Inflation System by PSI, automatic slack adjusters and wheel-end components.
"Meritor's long history of innovation in suspension and brake technology gives our customers the assurance that they are relying on world-class solutions in the areas problems of safety, performance and running cost," said Todd Finney, president and COO, Vantage Trailers, Inc. "Vantage has always sought to partner with the leading component suppliers, and we consider Meritor to be the leader in the commercial vehicle segment."
In North America, the company has produced more than 10 million trailer axles offering more than 50 different axles for use in a broad range of trailer applications. Meritor's comprehensive line up of sliding arm and fixed air suspensions for trailers target a wide range of customer requirements including weight reduction, load protection, added safety and bottom line improvement over the life of the vehicle. Other trailer product line solutions include the Meritor Tire Inflation System (MTIS) by P.S.I. with more than 3 million in service and engineered drum and disc brakes that meet and exceed federal regulations.
"Meritor is pleased to be chosen as a standard supplier to Vantage Trailers, a company with a well-deserved reputation for building quality and long lasting trailers," said Craig Frohock, Meritor general manager of Aftermarket & Trailer for Meritor. "We believe the addition of Meritor value-added components will strengthen that reputation."
Meritor trailer systems and components are backed by comprehensive warranty coverage, as well as service and support from a nationwide network of DriveForce professionals.
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