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New Battery Powered HVAC System Now Available for New Freightliner Cascadia Truck Models

A new Battery Powered HVAC system is now available as a factory-installed option for new Freightliner Cascadia® truck models. This system provides up to 10 hours of cooling or 34 hours of heating to the cab when parked. Available on all new Cascadia sleeper sizes and bunk styles, the Battery Powered HVAC system reduces emissions […]

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Detroit Connect Expands Reporting Capabilities and Services to Deepen Insights for Customers

Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) announced the introduction of two new connectivity services into its Detroit Connect portfolio – Detroit Connect Direct and a wireless in-cab device connection. Exclusive to the new Freightliner Cascadia® spec’d with Detroit™ engines, these new services will expand communication and reporting capabilities and provide deeper insights for customers. Detroit Connect […]

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Freightliner Trucks Debuts New CNG Truck Models at 2018 ACT Expo

Two new Freightliner Cascadia® compressed natural gas (CNG) were showcased for the first time at the 2018 ACT Expo Conference. The trucks displayed in the Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) booth, further expands DTNA’s breadth of alternative fuel options. One of the new Cascadia CNG vehicles featured by Freightliner at ACT Expo was developed in […]

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Minimizer releases Floor Mats for Cascadia 116 & 126

In an effort to keep up with demand, Minimizer has released Custom Molded Floor Mats that fit the new Freightliner Cascadia 116 and 126. “Cascadias are among the most popular trucks on the road, and with Freightliner releasing these two new models in 2018, we have our bases covered,” Minimizer CEO and Chief Visionary Craig Kruckeberg said. The 116 […]

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Daimler Trucks North America Announces Collision Mitigation System, Air Disc Brakes Now Standard on the New Freightliner Cascadia

Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) today announced that the Detroit™ Assurance® 4.0 collision mitigation system and Meritor® EX+ L air disc brakes are standard on all new Freightliner Cascadia® truck models. DTNA’s products and innovations were viewed at the 2018 TMC Annual Meeting in Atlanta at the Georgia World Congress Center, March 5–8, in booth #1505. […]

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Now Available for the New Freightliner Cascadia: Over-the-Air Detroit Connect Remote Updates

Detroit Connect Remote Updates is now available exclusively for the new Freightliner Cascadia® spec’d with Detroit™ engines. With Remote Updates, fleets can now make over-the-air engine parameter changes on one or more trucks and download Detroit Diesel Electronic Control (DDEC) reports without having to physically touch the vehicle. Remote Updates can be easily implemented remotely […]

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Lone Mountain Truck Leasing Signs 10,000th Lease With Independent Owner-Operator

Lone Mountain Truck Leasing announced that they recently signed their 10,000th truck lease with independent owner-operator, Mujo Deronjic. Mujo made the trip to Lone Mountain’s newest location in Fort Worth, TX where he then drove away with his Freightliner Cascadia. “We are very proud to have reached the milestone of signing 10,000 leases. We know […]

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Freightliner’s New Cascadia Receives 2017 GOOD DESIGN Award

The design of Freightliner Trucks’ new Cascadia® model was selected for a recent 2017 GOOD DESIGN™ award. The prestigious competition selects product designs and graphics from more than 46 nations for design excellence. Founded in Chicago in 1950 and curated by the Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture and Design and The European Centre for Architecture Art Design […]

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German Design Council Honors Freightliner New Cascadia with Awards

Freightliner Trucks’ new Cascadia® model recently won two 2017 Automotive Brand Contest awards – one for Exterior Volume Brand, the other for Interior Volume Brand. The Exterior Volume Brand award recognizes design in all vehicle classes, while the Interior Volume Brand focuses on features such as cockpits, instruments, airbags, paneling, seats, color and trim. Hosted […]

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Freightliner Trucks Unveils the Latest Round of Enhancements for the New Cascadia

For the second time in less than a month, Freightliner Trucks has announced upgrades to its revolutionary new Cascadia® model. The newest enhancements include: · Keyless entry that offers convenience and can improve safety. Besides buttons for locking and unlocking, this feature can roll down windows and, if equipped, test the bulbs on the truck’s exterior […]

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Freightliner Unveils 60-Inch Raised Roof Configuration for New Cascadia

Freightliner’s new Cascadia® will now be offered in a 60-inch raised roof sleeper model in both 116- and 126-inch BBC platforms – adding to the number of configurations available for the groundbreaking truck model. “Driver experience is a key part of our Real Cost of Ownership proposition, and this is another solution the new Cascadia […]

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Freightliner Trucks Partners with Hendrickson on Liftable Forward Tandem Axle to Reduce Weight, Save Fuel, Gain Traction, Improve Maneuverability

To help fleet customers optimize the movement of variable loads and expand its truck application offerings, Freightliner Trucks announced today it has partnered with Hendrickson to offer a Hendrickson OPTIMAAX® 6×2 liftable forward tandem axle exclusive to the new Freightliner Cascadia®. The new OPTIMAAX design will help carriers with diminishing loads, like bulk haulers and delivery vehicles that […]

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