Joseph DeMaria, former owner of The Collection exotic car dealership in Miami, Florida entered in to the commercial truck business in 1996 and in 2004 became the Hino dealership for Miami. joseph-demaria Less than 1 year later in March of 2005 Joseph DeMaria was asked to serve on the Hino dealer council in an advisory capacity to help Hino and other Hino dealerships enjoy the same type of success TruckMax has enjoyed since its inception. Joseph DeMaria was asked to serve a 2-year term and 10 years later still honorably serves on the council today. The dealer council provides valuable insight and dealer input into the Hino product line including identifying new market segments and developing trends. Hino Truck Parts

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Former Miami car dealer thrives in the commercial trucking industry
As part of our celebration of our 20 year anniversary, we have been reflecting on some of the TruckMax history and the companies we have enjoyed working with that have helped to bring success to TruckMax and many South Florida business owners. Joseph De Maria, former owner of The Collection formed TruckMax in the late 90’s and not long after decided to add the Hino brand because of their high quality trucks and excellent reputation. Mr. DeMaria enjoyed tremendous success at his exotic car dealership, The Collection for decades and he has replicated the same mold that made The Collection so successful and inserted it in to the commercial truck sales business. In April of 2004 Joseph DeMaria, CEO and Operating Partner of TruckMax was awarded the Hino truck franchise for the greater Miami and Fort Pierce market. Hino Diesel Trucks now builds medium duty conventional trucks in the US and is one of the oldest truck manufacturers in the world with a highly respected reputation for building incredibly reliable, high quality trucks. Hino Commercial tucks are a TOYOTA group company.
Choosing the right truck for your business is an important decision. Here’s some helpful tips on what type of landscape truck is right for your business from a commercial truck expert. As an account executive at TruckMax, Miami’s largest commercial truck dealer, I have been in the commercial truck business for over 15 years in South Florida and seen all types commercial truck applications. If you have been in the landscaping industry in South Florida for any amount of time, by now you know that while we do have an actual landscape season, we are very fortunate in South Florida that ours happen to last for a good part of the year. For those that are new to the business and starting to grow, one of the first and most important decisions to make is what type of landscape truck to invest in for your business. In this post I’ll try to cover some valuable tips on what to look for and I’ll add some example photos as well. When it comes to what questions to ask and what to look for when purchasing a landscape truck, here are a some things to consider. The two most important overall items: 1. The Cab and Chassis (what manufacturer, GVW, what type of fuel consumption, payload capacity, engine, transmission, susp [...]
If you are familiar with the towing business or have been in the towing industry for any amount of time, you know Jerr-Dan tow truck bodies. In April of 2013, TruckMax owner Joseph De Maria agreed to become the local Jerr-Dan dealer for South Florida. Jerr-Dan is the premier manufacturer of towing and recovery equipment in America all under their one brand name of Jerr-Dan. They are a subsidiary of Oshkosh Corporation, who is an American industrial company that designs and builds specialty trucks, military vehicles, truck bodies and equipment under various brand names such as JLG. Joseph DeMariajerr-dan After a long history in the exotic car business, Joseph DeMaria decided to move his attention to the commercial truck business and quickly recognized the need for a loca [...]
Many South Floridians know Joseph DeMaria throughout the Miami area for his longstanding success selling exotic cars through his auto dealership, The Collection back in the 90’s. Joseph DeMaria, sold Porsches, Jaguars and Ferraris as well as Volkswagens and Volvos with tremendous success from the multi-location car dealership. He decided to sell the collection in 1991 and try something new. In May of 1997, after selling The Collection, Mr. DeMaria launched TruckMax, Inc and acquired Losada Truck & Equipment, a long time medium & heavy truck dealership in Miami that sold & serviced Volvo, GMC, Isuzu & Mitsubishi commercial trucks. While GMC no longer manufactures medium duty commercial trucks, TruckMax still sells and services Volvo and Mitsubishi Fuso trucks and has added the Hino Commercial truck line as well as the Jerr-Dan brand for the towing industry. TruckMax has been run at a great level of success and has helped innumerable South Florida businesses purchase the proper type of truck for their business and has offered unprecedented service and support. Joseph DeMaria has transformed the trucking industry to some degree; at least in the South Florida area because of his past experience with exotic cars an [...]
President Joseph DeMaria, previous owner of The Collection exotic car dealership incorporated the TruckMax name in 1996 and he hasn’t looked back since. Joseph DeMaria has been in the automotive industry for over four decades. When Mr. DeMaria was only 20 years old he was general manager and owner of Orange Motors and the Porsche-Audi automotive dealerships in Miami, Florida. He then purchased Viking Volvo and Bayshore Motors and formed H.R. Bentley Co. d/b/a The Collection. The Collection has been the premier exotic car dealership in Miami since it’s inception.joseph-demaria-miamiDSC_0054After years of success in the exotic car business, Joseph DeMaria moved his sites to the commercial trucking industry and started TruckMax. TruckMax now boasts four thriving South [...]
Informational video about the Mitsubishi Fuso Canter DUONIC Automated Manual Transmission Great video about Fuso's Muonic transmission. at TruckMax, we are an authorized Mitsubishi Fuso commercial truck dealership for sales, parts and service. We currently have a wide selection of new and used Fuso trucks for all vocations in stock. If you need a landscape truck, box truck, refrigerated truck, flatbed, utility truck or any other type of medium duty commercial truck, contact us today. Fuso is also, currently offering some excellent finance options. For more information about Fuso trucks contact Mandy Alvarez - 777-9020 Fuso Trucks
Helpful Video on Isuzu Commercial Truck emmissions and how to perform a regen on an Isuzu Isuzu has created two great videos on the Isuzu DEF Diesel Emmission Fluid and DPF Diesel Particulate Filter Systems. If you own an Isuzu NPR, NQR or NRR these are great videos to familiarize yourself wwith your truck. This instructional video will explain some of the features of your Isuzu truck, as well as safety compliance issues. This is a great informational tool for your drivers and will help to keep your truck running at peak performance. Feel free to give us a call if you would need more information on the maintenance and care of your Isuzu. Isuzu Regen Video - English Isuzu Regen Video - Español
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