SOURCE: Ryder System, Inc.

Ryder System, Inc.

September 21, 2009 07:55 ET

Affordable Used Vehicles From Ryder Are Just a Few Clicks Away

Ryder Enhances Used Vehicle Website, Making It Easier to Find Great Deals Fast

MIAMI, FL--(Marketwire - September 21, 2009) -  Companies looking for affordable transportation solutions in this challenging economy will now have an easier time finding great deals on Road Ready™ used trucks from Ryder. To better serve existing and prospective customers looking for affordable, quality used vehicles, Ryder System, Inc. (NYSE: R), a global leader in transportation and supply chain management solutions, has enhanced its www.usedtrucks.ryder.com website, making it easier and faster to find a top-quality used vehicle at a great price.

The user-friendly site now features an enhanced used vehicle finder that provides more vehicle information than ever before, and allows buyers to easily search Ryder's inventory of over 5,000 used trucks, tractors, and trailers for sale right now. A new quick-search feature places users just a few clicks away from finding vehicles that meet their requirements. More content about vehicle manufacturers, features, and specifications will help buyers identify specific vehicles that meet their unique transportation needs. Users will also now have the ability to search by vehicle class and category, simplifying the process and shortening the amount of time it takes to find a vehicle that matches a particular application. In addition, prospective buyers can search by location, to help find great deals conveniently located in their own backyards. Visitors to the site can also easily view updates on the newest available inventory, promotions, and pricing specials, now highlighted on the home page.

"Any businesses looking for an affordable transportation solution will find that a highly specified, premium used truck is a very attractive alternative," said Gregg Nierenberg, Group Director Asset Management and Vehicle Sales. "Our enhanced used vehicle website, supported by an expert team of experienced used vehicle sales professionals, enables companies to easily find a quality truck they can rely on, at a great price."

Ryder is one of the largest retailers of used trucks in North America, selling more than 18,000 vehicles a year from over 50 used vehicle sales locations. Customers can choose from thousands of high quality, used light-duty, medium-duty, and heavy-duty used commercial vehicles, maintained according to the toughest industry standards and all backed by Ryder's Road Ready Guarantee. The benefits of a Ryder Road Ready™ used vehicle include:

  • Complete Maintenance History for Each Vehicle
  • Thorough Pre-Sale Inspection Program to Assure Quality
  • 30-Day Powertrain Warranty
  • Four Extended Warranty Protection Plan Options
  • Flexible Financing Alternatives Available
  • Single Ownership Means Better Care and Value

To start searching for a great deal on a Ryder used vehicle, visit www.usedtrucks.ryder.com, or call 1-800-USED-TRKS to find a used vehicle sales center near you.

About Ryder

Ryder provides leading-edge transportation, logistics and supply chain management solutions worldwide. Ryder's stock (NYSE: R) is a component of the Dow Jones Transportation Average and the Standard & Poor's 500 Index. Ryder ranks 399th on the FORTUNE 500®. For more information on Ryder System, Inc., visit www.ryder.com.

Note Regarding Forward-Looking Statements: Certain statements and information included in this news release are "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the Federal Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, including, without limitation, statements concerning the terms and timing of the acquisition and statements concerning integration, customers and services. These forward-looking statements are based on our current plans and expectations and are subject to risks, uncertainties and assumptions. Accordingly, these forward-looking statements should be evaluated with consideration given to the many risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results and events to differ materially from those in the forward-looking statements including those risks set forth in our periodic filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. New risks emerge from time to time. It is not possible for management to predict all such risk factors or to assess the impact of such risks on our business. Accordingly, we undertake no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events, or otherwise.

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