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Explore everything that goes into making a Reading truck body a “Reading,” including our industry-leading manufacturing processes, our products and our mission. Learn more about our distributor network, OEM chassis pool for Ford, GM and RAM, and OEM ship-thru capabilities. See for yourself why it pays to choose Reading for your next truck body.

  • For decades, steel has been the metal of choice throughout the industry for truck bodies. While steel has many advantages in terms of strength, an increasing number of truck makers and fleet owners are turning their attention toward aluminum as a viable alternative. The rising popularity of aluminum truck bodies has brought about the interesting  […]

  • Do one thing and do it well. That’s the Reading story in a nutshell. For 60 years, we’ve been refining our truck bodies to make them the best on the market. Read more about what makes Reading unique and how we can help you meet your unique business needs.

  • Compare our truck bodies side by side to evaluate the best configuration for your business’s unique needs.

  • What factors should you consider when spec’ing a chassis? Use this guide to assemble a basic plan based on your needs.

  • Explore the industry-leading manufacturing processes that go into every Reading truck body.

  • Questions on your Reading work truck or service truck body? Find owner’s manuals for Reading truck bodies here.

  • Access our complete line of product literature to get detailed specs on all of Reading’s industry-leading truck bodies and accessories.

  • Find out about the chassis OEM relationships that allow Reading Truck Body to offer quick and cost effective shipping options.

  • From A60 coating-weight steel to lightweight, fuel-saving aluminum, every Reading truck body is built with premium materials.