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Daimler Trucks North America Opens Two Retail Alliance Truck Parts Stores

Daimler Trucks North America announced the opening of the first Alliance Truck Parts retail stores in Hartford, Connecticut and El Centro, California.  Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) has been working closely with a number of North American dealers to develop an Alliance Truck Parts retail store strategy to better serve the needs of small to […]

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Daimler Trucks North America Celebrates a Century of Innovation

Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) is set to celebrate a century of innovation with anniversaries of Freightliner, Detroit, Western Star and Thomas Built Bus brands.   Throughout 2017 DTNA will celebrate its legacy of delivering uncompromising quality, value and durability for more than one hundred years.  With advanced engineering solutions—like Detroit™ engines, best-in-class safety systems, […]

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Daimler Trucks North America to Participate in SuperTruck II Initiative

Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) announced that it has been selected to receive a $20 million award from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) for the SuperTruck II program. The new award is part of a multimillion dollar, multi-year program to increase the fuel economy of medium- and heavy-duty vehicles while decreasing carbon pollution. The […]

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Daimler Trucks North America Set to Begin Production of the Detroit™ DD5™ Engine in the Freightliner M2106 this Fall

Daimler Trucks North America announced that it will begin production of Freightliner® M2106 trucks equipped with the DD5™ engine beginning in October. The DD5 is the newest Detroit engine to be released and is built off of the same sound principles and design that have led to overwhelming success of its heavy duty platform which […]

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Freightliner Trucks Presents 2016 Ride of Pride Truck to Schneider

Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) recently presented the 2016 Ride of Pride truck to Schneider during a special ceremony commemorating military veterans. The Ride of Pride program was founded in 2002 by Ed Keeter, a Vietnam War veteran and former shift manager at DTNA’s manufacturing plant in Cleveland, N.C., as a way to recognize military […]

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New Detroit Connect Features Enhance Vehicle Insights; Deliver Over-the-Air Programming Capabilities

Detroit Connect has introduced new features for its Virtual Technician™ remote diagnostic system to further improve integration and communications. “Intelligent connectivity is at the core of what we are offering to drivers and fleet managers,” said Matt Pfaffenbach, director, telematics for Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA). “By adding new technologies that provide more meaningful insights […]

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Freightliner Cascadia® Evolution Showcases Constant Pursuit to Reduce RCO

The Freightliner Cascadia® Evolution with the Detroit Assurance™ suite of safety systems and integrated Detroit™ Powertrain (iDP) showcases Daimler Trucks North America’s constant pursuit to reduce Real Cost of Ownership (RCO) for its customers. Freightliner Trucks understands that calculating overhead and what it really costs to run a successful business in the trucking industry is […]

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Daimler Trucks North America Announces Plans to Ramp Up Production and Hire More Than 600 Employees at Mt. Holly, North Carolina Plant

Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) announced that it plans to sharply increase production and employment levels at its Mt. Holly, NC, truck manufacturing plant over the next three months.  The Mt. Holly Truck Manufacturing Plant will add a third shift to its operations and plans to fill the additional 580 manufacturing and 25 related supervision, […]

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Daimler Trucks North America Launches New Truck Bucks℠ Website

Truck Bucks℠, the popular Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) rewards program, has unveiled a new website that provides even more benefits for Truck Bucks members. The new website, www.MyTruckBucks.com, launched November 11. With enhanced features, like an updated search/sort function, the new site makes it easier for customers to find the parts and service specials […]

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Daimler Trucks North America Readies New Loyalty Program

Truck Bucks will reward customers on repeat parts and service purchases Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) announces a new customer loyalty program for owner-operators and small fleets.  Known as Truck Bucks, this loyalty program will be aimed at rewarding customers with parts and service specials at Freightliner, Western Star, Detroit and Thomas Built Buses service […]

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Daimler Trucks North America Recognized for Outstanding Environmental Efforts

The North Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources (NCDENR) today recognized the Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) plant in Cleveland as an Environmental Steward. The award recognizes DTNA’s superior environmental performance, commitment to continued reduction of its environmental impact, and demonstrated commitment to exceed compliance. The facility joins only 16 other commercial facilities in […]

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Elite Support Network Expands Across North America

Daimler Trucks North America’s (DTNA) network of Elite Support Certified dealers has expanded across North America with a number of new locations. The network of dealers committed to exceptional customer service now stands at 113 locations and counting. Elite Support is a collaborative initiative between DTNA and its truck dealers that focuses on continuously improving […]

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