FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What is a glider or a glider truck kit?
Gliders are built from remanufactured parts of “donor” trucks that are combined with brand new pieces – such as the cab – to create a like-new vehicle. Glider truck kits serve as the parts for the “new” truck. Learn more on our “What’s A Glider?” page
What are the benefits of gliders over new trucks?
Gliders will lower the cost of ownership and keep the equipment you already know. Learn more on our “What’s A Glider?” page.
What are the new EPA regulations?
New emissions regulations from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency set to go into effect in 2018 will restrict the number of gliders that can be made. Learn more on our “EPA Regulations” page.
What is Clarke Gliders' production limit per year?
Clarke Gliders’ production limit per year is 300 units with a pre-EGR engine EPA spec 1998. Learn more on our “EPA Regulations” page.
What is the warranty information?
The engine warranty is for two years/200,000 miles. In many cases, a third year and an extra 100,000 miles can be purchased and added to the warranty. For more information, contact Robert Jameson at firstname.lastname@example.org or 317-519-3154.
How long is the purchasing process?
The purchasing process is simple, and time of order to customer delivery generally takes 90-120 days, depending on OEM plant production schedules. Learn more on our “Time Line” page.
Is financing available?
Financing is available through the Freightliner network, and Clarke can assist you in securing it. For more information, contact Robert Jameson at email@example.com or 317-519-3154.