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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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Freightliner Trucks to Honor More “Hardest Working Cities” in 2016

In 2015, Freightliner Trucks launched the Freightliner Trucks Hardest Working Cities recognition program to honor cities spearheading community growth and innovation. The program came after an economic data review revealed a compelling relationship between severe duty trucks and its operators, and thriving economies. After a successful first year for the program, Freightliner has announced the […]

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Alliance Truck Parts Adds Grilles to Crash Parts Line

Alliance Truck Parts, a leading aftermarket parts brand for the commercial transportation industry, has introduced grilles to its crash parts product line, making it the first OE private label brand to offer an all-makes grilles program. Manufactured with chromed composite, Alliance Truck Parts grilles are designed for most all makes and all models of heavy-duty […]

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New 2016 Freightliner Trucks Calendar Now Available to Order

The 2016 Freightliner Trucks calendar is now available for order. The new calendar features bold and colorful graphics that showcase an assortment of popular Freightliner on-highway “Run Smart” trucks and vocational “Work Smart” trucks. For each month of the calendar, Freightliner chose a modern artistic treatment and stunning product photography to celebrate the unique style […]

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New NASCAR Hauler Partnerships, Renewals for Freightliner Trucks

Freightliner Trucks has announced a new five-year contract with defending NASCAR® XFINITY Series champions JR Motorsports and five-year contract extension with 11-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champions Hendrick Motorsports. Both racing teams now have agreements with Freightliner through the 2020 NASCAR season. With the addition of JR Motorsports, co-owned by Sprint Cup Series driver Dale […]

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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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Dallas Named as Final Freightliner Trucks Hardest Working City of 2015

Dallas was announced as the latest city to receive the Freightliner Trucks Hardest Working Cities award. The recognition program honors cities spearheading community growth and innovation. Since its launch earlier this year, the company has awarded the title to Indianapolis, Salt Lake City, Nashville, Los Angeles, and Toronto. Dallas will be the sixth and final […]

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Fitzgerald Glider Kits Increases Production Anticipating Higher Sales For 4th Quarter

In an effort to better serve their customers, Fitzgerald Glider Kits has increased production on all Freightliner Coranado and Columbia truck models. As the 4th quarter is fast approaching, Fitzgerald Glider Kits is gaining traction with their ability to keep more units ready for immediate delivery. As 2015 comes to a close many trucking companies […]

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Freightliner Vocational Options Benefit Truck Equipment Manufacturers

At the NTEA Truck Product Conference (Sept. 15-17, 2015) in Dearborn, Mich., Freightliner Trucks demonstrated some of its Truck Equipment Manufacturer (TEM)-specific vocational solutions during a presentation on Sept. 17, 2015 at 9:30 a.m. TEMs had the opportunity to explore a 108SD dump truck and a hands-on chassis that highlights Freightliner’s wire routing-clipping configuration and […]

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Freightliner Trucks, NASCAR Teams Extend Relationship

Freightliner Trucks announced a five-year contract extension with several of its NASCAR® partners. Joe Gibbs Racing, Penske Racing South and JTG Daugherty Racing have all renewed their agreements with Freightliner through the 2020 NASCAR season. Through this relationship renewal, Freightliner Cascadia® trucks will continue to transport the teams’ cars, supplies and equipment to NASCAR races […]

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OnGuard Collision Mitigation System Now Available for Freightliner M2 106

Freightliner Trucks announced that the OnGuard™ Collision Mitigation System from Meritor WABCO is now available to order as an option for its M2 106 model. OnGuard is a radar-based collision mitigation system for commercial vehicles that offers collision warning and active braking that is “always on” as well as adaptive cruise control. OnGuard uses forward-looking […]

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Allison Transmission Now Standard for Freightliner 108SD and 114SD Truck Models

Freightliner Trucks has announced that the Allison 3000 Rugged Duty Series (RDS) automatic transmission is now standard on all Freightliner 108SD and 114SD truck models. Allison transmissions feature a patented torque converter which efficiently multiplies engine torque and smoothly transfers it to the gearbox in a manner that virtually eliminates driveline shock. This results in […]

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