Straight Truck Rental in Detroit, MI

A straight truck is also referred to as a box truck and can be described as one whose all axles are attached to a single frame. Do you own a business in Detroit and need a reliable truck to fit all your hauling needs? A straight truck rental would be a great fit, considering the wide range of tasks they are made to carry out. Join COOP and find your next straight truck rental.

Common Straight Truck Features

  • Cargo space: up to 1,600 cubic feet, 26,000 GVW up to 8,000 lb. of load capacity, 33,000 GVW up to 15,000 lbs.
  • Automatic transmission and power steering for easy driving
  • Size: 24-26 feet
  • All lift gates have a standard power up and down feature
  • Body reinforced to accept forklift loading
  • Two rows of E-Track, flat floor & slat interior protect cargo and keep loads secure
  • Air-conditioned, AM/FM radio with CD
  • Automatic transmission and power steering for easy driving
  • Dock height with hydraulic lift gates or ramps, side door for easy loading/unloading with large 60" x 80" wedge platform including 3,000 lbs. of capacity and a 14' walk ramp

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Available Straight Truck Types

Here are some possible variations of Straight Truck rentals in Detroit

Refrigerated Straight Trucks

Straight trucks can be custom-made with refrigeration systems making them perfect for the transportation of temperature-sensitive freight. These straight trucks are highly versatile, configured to enable the transportation of different types of goods. For instance, the floor can be made out of wood or metal while the temperature systems can be configured as single-temp or multi-temp.

Cab-over-engine Straight Trucks

These types of straight trucks are flat-faced with the engine compartment fitted just below the cab area. When compared to conventional straight trucks, this design helps to enhance visibility for the driver since they can see what is directly in front of them. Visibility is additionally maximized by the driver’s raised position on the hood making them suitable for urban center use and also residential areas. Cab-over-engine straight trucks are flexible giving them the ability to maneuver in streets.

Conventional Straight Trucks

Conventional straight trucks have a protruded cabin where the engine is located. They are strong and have great engine power capable of getting the task at hand efficiently done. However, visibility is usually limited since the driver doesn’t see things that are directly in front of them. This makes them less ideal for residential areas and congested urban centers but perfect for remote areas.

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Truck Brands

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

Thermo King

Thermo King is a leading truck-manufacturing American company and is commonly associated with temperature-controlled trucks. The trucks have proven to be trustworthy over the years in the transportation of temperature-sensitive cargo. When you need to make urban deliveries, a Freightliner straight truck would be a great choice. An outstanding feature of Thermo King trucks is that they are made to ensure freezing conditions of up to 30 hours which is very convenient for a lot of delivery businesses.


Freightliner is an American company that was founded almost a century ago and has since been producing innovative and technological trucks. Freightliners have superior features that give the driver maximum comfort and driveability. Straight trucks from Freightliner are fuel-efficient and powerful enough to haul your cargo to your desired destination. The M2106 is one of the top Freightliner models. It boasts enhanced visibility and a tight turning radius making it flexible.


Isuzu is one of the world’s known manufacturers of durable trucks. Most Isuzu straight truck models have a mileage of up to 375,000 miles before major repairs are done. The brand offers highly flexible light and medium-duty cab-over-engine trucks, which are commonly used in America. The Isuzu F-Series has a high payload capacity making them perfect for commercial use.

Straight Truck Uses

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

Delivery Services

A common use of straight trucks is delivery because of their high maneuverability. This enables you to drive in different areas, including narrow driveways as well as congested parts of the city. The cab-over-engine design is great due to the tight turning radius and high visibility.

Flower Delivery

Flowers are very perishable which means they need reefer trucks for transportation. Straight trucks fitted with refrigeration systems perform this task perfectly since they maintain cold temperatures for the set time. The ample space also allows you to organize and properly arrange your loads in the cargo area.

Retail Delivery Services

Are you are a retail business in Detroit looking to make home or office deliveries but don’t have the right truck? A straight truck would get the job done efficiently. They even have roll doors that make it easy to load or unload large items from the truck.

Detroit, MI Businesses Using Straight Trucks

There are several businesses that can benefit through straight truck services. When you rent one with COOP, it opens the possibility for any of the following uses.


How can I find truck drivers to hire?

By joining COOP. The platform allows you to search for CDL truck drivers for hire near you.

How much can I rent a straight truck for a week?

When you rent with COOP, you will pay a rate starting from $99 per day.

What straight truck size do I need for final mile delivery?

You can rent a compact 16ft straight truck for home deliveries, and if you have multiple deliveries every day then a larger 26ft straight truck would get the job done.

Rent Straight Trucks in Detroit with COOP

Step 1

Create a free account with COOP. You will need to be approved based on insurance requirements and operating authority standards.

Step 2

From the available truck options, make your selection then send a request. After the request is made your truck will be reserved for you and you will have to wait for the owner to accept it.

Step 3

Submit a reservation request for the truck of your choice. You will then receive a confirmation containing all the pickup information you need. Payment will be made at pickup via credit card.

When you pick up the truck, it is important to take pictures. This will protect you in case the owner assumes you caused any damage in return.

About COOP

COOP is an online platform that enables sharing and renting of trucks. It connects businesses that have idle trucks with those that need to rent them.

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Vehicles rented through COOP come with Ryder’s 24/7 roadside assistance for a reliable rental experience.

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Each transaction is covered by physical damage insurance and a $1,000,000 liability policy. All users are checked to ensure they meet our required insurance and operating authority standards.
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