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AeroSmart & SmartAdvantage Packages Now Available for Freightliner Cascadia

The Freightliner Cascadia® can now be spec’d with the new AeroSmart and SmartAdvantage™ Powertrain packages. These options are designed to further enhance the industry-leading efficiency and performance of the Cascadia. “Our objective is to always provide our customers with impactful solutions that will help them lower their Real Cost of Ownership,” said Mary Aufdemberg, director […]

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Freightliner has Started Production of Cascadia Natural Gas Sleepers

Freightliner Trucks has started production of additional features for the Freightliner Cascadia® natural gas-powered tractor. The Meritor WABCO OnGuard™ Collision Safety System is now available on Cascadia natural gas-powered tractors spec’d with a manual transmission.  The Cascadia natural gas tractor is now also available with a 48-inch sleeper cab, and factory-installed compressed natural gas (CNG) […]

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Eaton Manual Transmissions Now Available in Freightliner Cascadia® with Westport Natural Gas Engines

Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton has announced that the company’s lineup of manual transmissions are now available as an option on Freightliner chassis equipped with Cummins Westport™ ISX-12 G heavy-duty natural gas engines. The Eaton transmissions will debut on Freightliner Cascadia® day cabs with Westport engines that are scheduled to go into production in September of […]

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Freightliner Introduces High-Visibility Truck-Lite LED Headlamps

Freightliner Trucks today announced the availability of high-performance LED headlamps custom-engineered for the Freightliner Cascadia® by Truck-Lite Co. LLC. The new headlamps will also be available as an aftermarket retrofit option from Freightliner dealers across North America. “We’re proud to add Truck-Lite LED headlamps to the Freightliner aftermarket parts offering,” said Todd Biggs, director, aftermarket […]

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Freightliner Cascadia Evolution

Low-Riding Big Rig Aims for 10 MPG

It was a dog and pony show starring a fuel-efficient big rig with enough bells and whistles to draw longing looks from fleet managers, drivers and trucking company executives. The low-riding, diesel fuel-sipping Cascadia Evolution, Daimler Freightliner’s next big offering to trucking companies, rolled into Memphis on a mission to create a buzz in one […]

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