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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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Detroit™ DT12™ Automated Manual Transmission Now Available for Order with PTO

Detroit Diesel Corporation and its component brand Detroit is excited to announce the availability of a power take-off (PTO) option for its industry leading automated manual transmission, the Detroit DT12. Both the Direct Drive and Over Drive DT12 transmissions are available for order with a proprietary rear mounted PTO on original Freightliner Cascadia® models with […]

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C.R. England Extends Detroit Connect Subscription for Telematics Services

C.R. England, one of the largest temperature-controlled carriers in the world, has renewed its telematics services with Detroit Connect. More than 2,700 C.R. England trucks will use Detroit™ Virtual Technician™ onboard diagnostic system to provide the critical vehicle information. “C.R. England has made the decision to extend our Virtual Technician subscriptions for the entire length […]

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New Model 6 Drive Axles Now Available from Detroit

Detroit Diesel Corporation (Detroit) introduced new Model 6 Detroit™ Drive Axles. Available in single drive 4×2 or tandem 6×2 configurations with ratios from 2.28 – 5.88, the new axles are designed with the latest features and technology, ultimately resulting in a smoother performance and better fuel economy. Model 6 Drive Axles include new features, such […]

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New Integrated Detroit Powertrain Features Advanced Technologies; Lowers Real Cost of Ownership

Detroit Diesel Corporation (Detroit) already manufactures the industry’s most efficient and reliable engines, axles and transmission. Today, with the introduction of the new integrated Detroit™ Powertrain, featuring the Detroit DD15® engine, Detroit DT12™ transmission and Detroit axles, the Powertrain is now integrated to deliver even better performance to lower the Real Cost of Ownershipsm for […]

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Daimler Trucks North America Recognizes 44 Masters of Quality

Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) has recognized 44 North American manufacturers from the United States, Canada, and Mexico as recipients of its highest award for its suppliers: the 2012 Masters of Quality Supplier Award.  The selected suppliers provide top quality components for Freightliner and Western Star truck brands. The annual program, now in its 26th […]

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New Detroit DT12 Transmission Contributes to Enhanced Fuel Efficiency and Performance

Detroit Diesel Corporation today showcased the Detroit™ DT12™ automated manual transmission. Part of the Detroit complete powertrain offering, the DT12 combines the operational ease of an automatic with the efficiency of a manual transmission, resulting in enhanced fuel economy, vehicle performance and safety. “The DT12 transmission complements the Detroit engines and axles with features that […]

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