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New Freightliner Cascadia, Integrated Detroit Powertrain to be Showcased at 2017 TMC Annual Meeting

The new Freightliner Cascadia® will be among the highlights of the Freightliner Trucks booth (#1300) at the 2017 TMC Annual Meeting, Feb. 27 – March 2, 2017, in Nashville, Tennessee. With a sleek aerodynamic design and the updated Integrated Detroit™ Powertrain, the new Cascadia is the most advanced truck ever designed by Freightliner. The model […]

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Freightliner Trucks Begins Production on New Cascadia

Freightliner Trucks announced it has begun production on its new Cascadia®. Designed and engineered with an emphasis on six Real Cost of Ownership solutions the new Cascadia sets the benchmark for fuel efficiency, safety, connectivity, quality, uptime and driver experience. The new Cascadia (equipped with AeroX and Integrated Detroit™ Powertrain (IDP) including a GHG17 DD15® […]

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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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SelecTrucks Brings Back Walk-Away Lease Program

SelecTrucks has reintroduced its premier manufacturer-backed fair market value leasing program, SelectLease*. Participating fleets will benefit from attractive monthly payments, zero to low down payment options, flexible lease terms ranging from 24 to 36 months, reduced ownership risk, and 60-Day Buyer’s Assurance included at no extra cost. Freightliner trucks leased through the program are eligible […]

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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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Expanded Virtual Technician Diagnostics Capabilities Now Monitors Detroit Assurance Suite of Safety Systems

Detroit has extended the number of fault codes monitored by the Detroit™ Connect Virtual Techniciansm integrated remote diagnostic system to include those generated by the Detroit Assurance™ suite of safety systems. Available on all Freightliner Cascadia® and Cascadia Evolution trucks equipped with Detroit™ heavy duty engines, Detroit Assurance is integrated into the truck’s engine and […]

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FlowBelow Aerodynamic Kits Available for Certain Freightliner Models

Freightliner Trucks has partnered with FlowBelow Aero, Inc., to supply factory-installed, aerodynamic options for the original Freightliner Cascadia® with or without the Evolution aerodynamic package.   The FlowBelow Tractor AeroKit™ is a tractor-mounted system that includes patented Quick-Release wheel covers and aerodynamic center and rear fairings. When installed on the already-streamlined and optimized Cascadia, the […]

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Freightliner Trucks Pushes Innovation with New Cascadia

The new Freightliner Cascadia® unveiled, is the most advanced truck Freightliner has ever designed, and will further lower the Real Cost of Ownershipsm (RCO) for customers. “The original Freightliner Cascadia set unprecedented standards for aerodynamic, lightweight and maintenance-reducing features,” said Richard Howard, senior vice president of Sales and Marketing for Daimler Trucks North America. “Then, […]

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Commemorative Freightliner 122SD Marks Werner Enterprises’ 60th Anniversary

Freightliner Trucks executives recently delivered a commemorative 2017 Freightliner 122SD to Werner Enterprises founder and Executive Chairman C.L. Werner during the company’s 60th Anniversary Jubilee in Omaha, Nebraska. “We are proud of our long partnership with Werner, and were excited to collaborate with them to build this special truck,” said Steve Mignardi, director of National […]

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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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Edmonton to Be Honored As ‘Hardest Working City’ June 22

Edmonton has been selected to receive the Freightliner Trucks Hardest Working Cities award which honors cities fueling growth and innovation. The recognition program by Freightliner came after an economic data review revealed a compelling relationship between investments in work trucks and thriving economies. “Edmonton has been significantly growing over the years and continues to attract […]

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