Commercial Refrigerated Straight Truck Rentals in Detroit, MI

When it comes to transport in the food industry, keeping products fresh and safe is key. Top models of refrigerated straight trucks, or reefer trucks, are available on the COOP platform in Detroit, MI. These vehicles are designed to transport foods and other temperature-sensitive products in a frozen or refrigerated state across Michigan. With a wide range of options available, you can easily find the perfect refrigerated straight truck rental to optimize your fleet.

Common Refrigerated Straight Truck Features

Size and Capacity

  • Sizes range from 22-26 feet in length.
  • Cargo space of up to 1,600 cubic feet.
  • Gross Vehicle Weight (GVW) ranges from 26,000 to 33,000 lbs.
  • Load capacity ranges from 7,000 to 13,000 lbs.

Refrigeration Unit

  • Increased power with electronic standby
  • Flexible multi-compartment reefer rentals available in select markets
  • Automatic start-stop features for convenience, fuel savings, and lower emissions
  • Equipped with a wide temperature range capability
  • Heavy-duty duct floors and 3-inch insulation for enhanced temperature control

Loading and Unloading

  • Equipped with side doors for easier loading and unloading.
  • Hydraulic lift gate with a large 60" x 80" platform, having a capacity of up to 3,000 lbs.
  • E-Track equipped for securing loads
  • Options for full-swing or roll-up doors

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The specifications listed are based upon COOP's most commonly rented fleet. They are not the exact measurements of all fleet vehicles rented by COOP. Specifications will vary by make, model, and year of trailer.

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Seasonal demand with excess capacity

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A secure and convenient solution for storing inventory.

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Bulk Commercial Vehicle Rentals

Looking for a large quantity of Refrigerated Straight Trucks? Our team can help with all large-scale transportation needs for maximum efficiency and savings.

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Available Refrigerated Straight Truck Types

On the COOP platform, common variations of Refrigerated Straight Trucks listed for rent in Detroit, MI include:

Metallic Floor

A metallic floor is strong and durable compared to other materials such as wood. The floor can withstand heavy loads and doesn’t get easily damaged even when the goods are dragged. Reefer manufacturers mostly use aluminum or steel which are resistant to corrosion making them easy to clean. This also helps to maintain high levels of hygiene while keeping off bad odors.

Wooden Floor

Reefer straight trucks made of wooden floors are mostly fitted with hardwood. The wooden floor acts as a shock absorber and provides good base support for your delicate cargo, especially on tough terrains. Also, this floor allows better airflow for your cargo. It is however important to choose a smoothly furnished wooden floor that can be easily cleaned.

Multi-temperature Trucks

This type of reefer straight truck is installed with multiple temperature zones, which makes it possible to transport various products with diverse temperature requirements. You can for instance haul assorted fruits and vegetables at the same time although they have different temperature requirements.

Refrigerated Straight Truck Brands

COOP offers multiple brands of rentals in Detroit, MI, check below for some potential brands for rent depending on availability.


Freightliner, based in Portland, Oregon is best known for its innovative solutions in the manufacture of trucks. The company has superior trucks with advanced technological and innovative components that give you optimum productivity and lowers operational costs. Freightliner conventional straight trucks are commonly used in North  America and are preferred due to their super strength and ease of maintenance since one can easily access the engine, located in front of the cab area.

Great Dane

Great Dane is almost a century old and has continually been manufacturing absolutely durable trucks that are highly dependable. One of the features that make their trucks convenient is their thermal efficiency configurations that prevent intrusion of moisture which maintains the freshness of your cargo. You can rent a Great Dane reefer straight truck with COOP based on availability.


Utility also produces classic refrigerated straight trucks. These reefer trucks are strong yet lightweight with an optimized payload capacity. One of Utility’s goals is to give its users durable, efficient, safe, and high-performance trucks. The floors are mainly made of aluminum with a non-tapered wear band giving it maximum strength. The rear doors are made to maximize thermal efficiency and act as a seal to prevent the entry of moisture. The USS-120A-4, for example, has an aerodynamic shape that optimizes fuel efficiency and also aids in lowering the resistance of tires. Utility’s cooling systems are highly innovative making them efficient and dependable for multiple deliveries.

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“The supply of short-term rental trucks was almost impossible. COOP was able to help by connecting us to equipment Owners that weren’t utilizing their fleets.”

Paul Meador
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“I like the convenience of being able to pick up the vehicles when I need them, check them out on the app, take pictures, and get on the road.”

Jondra Grier
Manager, Mt. Pisgah Food Pantry

Refrigerated Straight Truck Uses

The commercial fleet vehicles rented on COOP can be used for any of your business needs. Here are some examples of the types of uses for Refrigerated Straight Trucks rented on COOP.

Flower Delivery

Flowers are highly perishable and are best delivered in reefer trucks. Straight trucks are well enclosed and insulated making them perfect for delivery. They are also antimicrobial which prevents the breeding of bacteria and molds that damage flowers. Straight reefer trucks due to their maneuverability are perfect for urban flower deliveries where streets can be congested.

Frozen Foods Delivery

Frozen foods such as dairy products, fish, and other types of meat, as well are fresh produce is often transported through reefer straight trucks. This helps to retain their shelf life since they are perishable. During transit, the temperature is usually adjusted to suit the needs of these items.


Who has affordable refrigerated straight trucks for rent?

COOP has a selection of straight trucks at competitive rates. Starting from $128 per day, you can rent a reliable reefer straight truck on the platform.

What size reefer straight truck do I need for my delivery business?

Different refrigerated straight trucks are made of different sizes. You can rent a large 26ft reefer straight truck with COOP that will conveniently deliver your cargo.

How can I find truck drivers to hire?

You can find CDL truck drivers to hire on our platform. Once you join COOP, you can easily search for truck drivers available in Detroit near you.

Who is COOP?

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With thousands of dry van, refrigerated, flatbed trailers, chassis, and new and late-model power units to choose from, COOP makes it easy for businesses to find more than just a rental vehicle. Here’s how you can too:


Create Your Account

After completing the registration form, a COOP member will connect with you to set up your free account. Then, get ready to start reserving!


Find Your Vehicles

You can use various filters or speak with our expert team to search for the equipment that perfectly fits your business’s needs. Request to reserve vehicles directly from a mobile device or desktop computer.



Once at the pick-up location, drivers will upload photos of the vehicle’s condition on the platform and get the keys from the vehicle’s owner to begin a rental and get on the road.



To complete reservations, simply have drivers return the vehicles to their designated locations, hand off the keys, and upload some return pictures. Pay the daily rate and mileage, and you're done!

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