Truck Leasing and Rental

Truck Leasing and Rental

At Badgerland Idealease we are focused on your success.

Badgerland Idealease, a division of Lakeside International Trucks, offers full service leasing, short and long-term truck rentals, Dedicated Maintenance, Mobile Service, safety and compliance programs, and more.

Expertise | Responsiveness | Stability

Idealease delivers expertise, responsiveness and stability to the truck transportation industry with commercial vehicles spec’d to your needs backed by superior service, all at a predictable cost.

We put our expertise to work for you—increasing your efficiency and profitability. Idealease employees are the most knowledgeable and technically skilled experts in the transportation industry.

We deliver a level of responsiveness that is unparalleled in our industry. Our responsive fleet services will help keep your business running smoothly—allowing you to focus even more attention on serving your customers and growing your business.

We offer stability for your business with our vertically aligned distribution network of more than 430 locations that employ the most seasoned and tenured lease and rental professionals.

Badgerland Idealease is committed to vehicle uptime. We support a fleet of more than 500 trucks, tractors and trailers at 8 locations in Wisconsin and Illinois with the most proficient, manufacturer-certified technicians, Mobile Service, a vast parts inventory and the latest diagnostic equipment.

Full Service Lease

Do you really want to be in the transportation business?

Commercial truck ownership is getting more challenging and costly to manage every day. For most well-run businesses, truck leasing is a superior financial and operational alternative because your cash flow improves, your truck uptime improves, and your transportation costs are more consistent.

A full-service commercial truck lease from Badgerland Idealease allows you to pay even more attention to serving your customers and growing your business.

Full Service Lease vehicle specifications are carefully designed to increase fuel efficiency, meet the demands of the application, and keep your trucks on the road.

A full service lease from Badgerland Idealease can include fuel tax reporting, licensing services, Mobile Service, safety and compliance programs, emergency roadside assistance, vehicle washing, and more. We also offer high speed diesel fueling at competitive prices along with an electronic “card lock” system that allows 24-hour fueling and customer reporting.

Badgerland Idealease offers a safe, cost-effective and efficient alternative to commercial truck ownership. We are the industry experts at seamlessly transitioning businesses from truck ownership to full service leasing.

Call us today at 414-353-4800 for more information!

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Do you have an unexpected need for more vehicles?

Badgerland Idealease customers rely on us to provide high performance rental vehicles at a moment's notice. Handle a short-term peak in your business, or rent replacement vehicles when your trucks are in the shop.

Badgerland Idealease has 75 rental vehicles in our fleet. We offer straight trucks, day cab sleeper tractors, refrigerated trucks, and trailers in our rental fleet.

Call Rental Coordinator, Sam Wolfe at (414) 465-1447 to learn more today.

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Dedicated Maintenance

Is your fleet uptime meeting your customers’ expectations?

Badgerland Idealease Dedicated Maintenance programs provide all predictable maintenance including PMs, brake and tire replacements and component failures, at a consistent monthly cost! Upgrade to Priority Service for your fleet of five or more commercial trucks performed by highly skilled Idealease technicians at 6 Badgerland Idealease locations.

Badgerland Idealease Dedicated Maintenance can drive costs out of your business and drive dollars to your bottom line. 

Call us today at (414) 353-4800 for more information!

Mobile Service

Is downtime for truck service and repairs impacting the service you provide to your customers? 

With Badgerland Idealease Mobile Service, you can schedule preventive maintenance when your vehicles are not operating - during off hours or on weekends - at your locations. Our highly trained and skilled Mobile Service technicians can perform commercial truck maintenance at your location including:

  • Schedule PM's

  • Minor repairs found at the time of PM

  • DVIR write-ups (vehicle inspections)

Improve Vehicle Uptime, reduce fuel costs and driver downtime for your fleet of five or more commercial trucks with cost-effective, convenient Mobile Service.

Call us today at (414) 353-4800 for more information! 

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How can you keep your drivers and their vehicles safe on the road?

Badgerland Idealease truck leasing and rental customers rely on IDEALNET to guide them through a tough situation.  When a vehicle breakdown or other emergency happens, you can rely on IDEALNET, the commercial truck industry's premier 24/7 roadside assistance service from Idealease. One call to 1-800-IDLEASE, the IDEALNET hotline, links you and your driver to our safety net of more than 430 Idealease and International Truck dealership locations and 34,000 selected service providers across North America. Our IDEALNET staff will stay on top of your repair issue from the first call until your truck is back on the road meeting your commitments to your customers.

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Safety & Compliance

Do you need help managing fleet safety and compliance?

It’s tough to stay on top of complex regulatory changes when you are focused on serving your customers and growing your business. Safety & Compliance programs from Badgerland Idealease can improve driver safety and help you achieve a higher level of compliance with state and federal regulations.

Our one-day safety and compliance seminar, co-sponsored by the National Private Truck Council (NPTC), can help you learn important risk control techniques to maintain insurability, control losses, and improve your bottom line. Our 2018 seminar will be held next spring in Madison, Wisconsin. Watch this page for updates and registration.

Do you need a quick reference to safety and compliance resources available on the internet? 

Badgerland Idealease maintains a safety and compliance portal providing access to many useful industry and government websites for the transportation industry. Feel free to bookmark the portal page or include in your favorites. Truck Industry Website Links 

Event Recap - 2017 Idealease Safety Seminar:

Customer Training Videos & Resources

Tips on Operating Modern Heavy Duty Trucks

2017 Idealease Safety & compliance video - event recap

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