Leveraging decades of research in suspension systems, the Bose Ride® system is the next-generation in suspension technology with its ability to counteract unwanted vibration from the road. It replaces a traditional truck seat and helps protect drivers from the shaking they've come to expect in a heavy-duty truck.

The Bose Ride system delivers unprecedented ride quality and is proven to reduce driver fatigue and pain. Drivers using the Bose Ride system also report it helps them feel safer, recover faster and expect to have longer careers – all factors important to a fleet's competitive advantage.

Truck Seat Suspension System

The Bose Ride Difference

When the truck is in motion, the Bose Ride® system's powerful electromagnetic motor counteracts the movement of the cab floor. The result is unprecedented ride quality.

Best Ride Quality

Game-Changing Ride Quality Video


What Drivers Tell Us Video

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In 2014, Bose completed a study with TCA member fleets Bison Transport, Freymiller, and Pottle's Transportation to understand and quantify the impact of reduction exposure to jarring and shaking on driver fatigue and pain. The 9-month long study demonstrated significant benefits from using the Bose Ride seat suspension system. The information below is based on the outcomes of the study "The Impact of Ride Quality on Truck Driver Health & Safety: A TCA Member Fleet Case Study," March 17, 2014*.

“Without a doubt, the Bose Ride system improved our drivers’ quality of life and allowed them to perform at a more optimum level.” - Garth Pitzel, Bison Transport


Prior to using the Bose Ride system, almost half of study drivers reported suffering from daily fatigue and pain levels serious enough to interfere with their work. By dramatically improving ride quality, the Bose Ride® system eliminates this problem for nearly all of those drivers.

"I wasn't nearly as tired. I wasn't nearly as sore." - Company driver


Increased Safety Confidence

With the Bose Ride system, 71% of study drivers report they are more likely to be able to avoid a safety incident and have greater ability to see what is happening outside of their truck.

Longer Driving Careers

89% of drivers project that the added protection would enable them to have longer careers.

Better Home Time

64% of drivers reported more rapid recovery after road trips, and 71% having more energy to do the things they like to do in their off-time.

“I’m able to sit in the seat longer and I don’t have to stop as much. So it helps out timewise quite a bit” - Company driver

Fleet Benefit Video

We want to ensure that our employees are productive, safe and comfortable. This technology enables that.” - David Freymiller, Freymiller, Inc.

product demonstration video


After using the Bose Ride® system drivers told us*
Of drivers reporting fatigue and back pain serious enough to interfere with their work, nearly all reported this problem was eliminated. 

Bose Ride Product Benefits

*The information above comes from "The Impact of Ride Quality on Truck Driver Health & Safety: A TCA Member Fleet Case Study," March 17, 2014.

*Learn more about the Fleet Study
  Study Summary


Bose Ride System Features

  • Seat Cushion dimension
    22” (56 cm) Wide seat cushion
  • Seat Cushion Adjustment
    - 3 position, independently controlled thigh support tilt adjustment
    - 3 position, independently controlled seat cushion extension
  • Seat top travel
    Fore-aft slide 7.9” (21 cm) with isolation
  • seat TOP OPTIONS
    Available in
    - Black Mordura cloth
    - Black/gray Ultra-Leather (seat heating included)
    Dual armrests with individual height control adjustments
    - Independently controlled upper and lower lumbar supports
    - Seat recline: 5° to 26°


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