Frequently Asked Questions
We bet you have questions for us! Everyone does. Here are some of the most common questions we have received regarding our Leasing Program. Check out some of the frequently asked questions we have heard from people just like you!
Do you run credit checks?
No! Credit checks are not necessary to least with MTE Leasing.
How much is the downpayment?
Down payments for leasing from us start at $5,000 and will depend on the make and model of the truck you choose, and may not need to be paid up front.
How often will I be paid?
You will be paid weekly by direct deposit.
How long is the lease term?
Every lease we execute is for 36 months (3 years).
Do you have loaner trucks available?
Yes. We have loaner trucks available to you when needed and based on availability.
Am I free to work for a different company during my lease?
No. For the duration of your lease you will work for Sweet Express, LLC. However, you will be able to set your own schedule. You will also be able to choose your own loads and work with our driver managers to secure those loads. You will keep 80% of the agreed upon amount for every load you run.
What is provided when I lease a truck?
We provide the plates, a fuel card, HWY-2290, Elite Pass (weigh stations and tolls), and insurance.
What about home time?
As a leased driver, you will be able to set your own schedule!
What kind of trucks do you have available?
We have 2015-2019 Freightliner, International, Kenworth T-680 trucks currently available in to lease!