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Chip Shortage – Is COVID to Blame?

Is the pandemic to blame for the national chip shortage? Dave Beaudry with NationaLease says that, while it’s easy to blame the shortage completely on COVID, there are other factors to blame as well. Check out this article he wrote and see if the reasons for the shortage make more sense to you. https://blog.nationalease.com/the-chip-shortage-cant-be…/ #nationalease#semiconductor#shortage#COVID19#centurynl

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Could This be the Future of Trucking?

Check out this prototype developed by rocket scientists and automotive engineers. Axicle Engineering was founded by mechanical engineer Steve Krug, former Tesla engineer with a background in aerospace engineering. His goal is to reduce highway deaths and injuries. Axicle Engineering created a fifth-wheel tractor anti-roll systen which senses a tractor-trailer rollover before it happens and

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A Future With no Mirrors and Fewer Blind spots

“According to FMCSA, blind spots contribute to one-third of all commercial vehicle-related crashes. And two significant contributors of blindspots are the large side-view mirrors and their housing. Stoneridge notes that the blindspots of traditional heavy-duty tractor mirrors can block up to 36 feet of the roadway and traffic to the right and left at a

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How Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) Works

We’re getting technical today, y’all! Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) technology uses ammonia to break down dangerous NOx emissions produced by diesel engines into nitrogen and water. In automotive applications SCR delivers ammonia through a urea solution – Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) – which is sprayed into the exhaust stream by an advanced injection system and

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The Roads are Heating Up… and We’re Not Talking About Volume

This is a very informative blog written by our NationaLease Vice President, Jane Clark. During these extreme temperatures we’ve been having this year, we typically don’t think about the affect the heat has on the roadways and bridge systems. This is a good read that highlights the potential dangers the heat can have on your

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Introducing Freightliner’s All New eM2!

Today, we are going to piggy-back off yesterday’s sCascadia post and introduce the Freightliner Trucks all new eM2, also entering production in 2022 with zero emissions. Inspired by North America’s bestselling medium-duty truck and built on a global platform from Daimler, the Freightliner eM2 is an emission-free EV truck with industry-leading connectivity and technology from

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Fun Facts of the Day! Why staying up to date on your regularly PREVENTATIVE maintenance is so important!!

–First and foremost, you have invested thousands upon thousands of dollars into your truck, so it is important to maintain it’s vehicle health to prolong its life. –Just by following the regular maintenance schedule, you can keep several vehicle problems at bay. When you are traveling in your vehicle, the last thing you want is

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Weather Notice: Office Closed

February 3, 2022

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Due to inclement weather in the Kentuckiana Area, Century NationaLease offices will be closed on February 3, 2022.

You can still reach us via phone at (812) 786-6262.