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Dec. 13, 2012 |
Users of the new “Freightliner Hauler Challenge: Journey to Homestead,” app in September have a chance to win four all-expense paid trips to Florida for a chance to see the 2013 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Champion be crowned at Homestead-Miami Speedway in November. The prize is part of the company’s...
Sep. 4, 2013 |
To help fill a shortage of technicians at its five dealerships, Four Star Freightliner has created a diesel technician training program . Four Star Freightliner has locations in Montgomery and Dothan, AL; Tifton and Valdosta, GA; and Tallahassee, FL. The program was created by dealer principal...
Aug. 1, 2014 |
NAPA, CA. Designed for mixer, crane and other severe-duty vocational applications, the Freightliner 114SD will be available with the Cummins Westport ISX12 G heavy-duty natural gas engine as a factory-installed option starting in 2015, according to Mary Aufdemberg, director of product marketing for...
Jul. 30, 2014 |
Henry Albert and Linda and Bob Caffee have been named 2014 Citizen Driver Award winners, Freightliner Trucks announced. All three are members of the OEM’s Team Run Smart Pros who provide real-life experiences from the road in an effort to advise other drivers on how to succeed in the business of...
Jun. 3, 2014 |
Freightliner Trucks is now offering factory-installed liquefied natural gas (LNG) fuel tanks on its Cascadia 113 truck model. These LNG tanks are in addition to the factory-installed LNG and CNG tanks for Freightliner 14SD and M2 112 truck models that have been optionally available since 2009...
May 5, 2014 |
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Nov. 30, 2012 |
Daimler Trucks North America has named the JOST International JSK36 lightweight fifth wheel the standard fifth wheel for all Freightliner truck models. The JSK36 is also available as a published option for the Western Star 4700 and 4900 truck models, Daimler said. The JSK36 features a lightweight...
May 15, 2014 |
ATLANTA. Freightliner M2 112 refuse chassis powered by their natural gas engine option and speced with an Allison 3000 or 4000 series automatic transmission are now also available with an optional Allison Transmission retarder. Announced at Waste Expo 2014, the retarder provides secondary braking...
Apr. 29, 2014 |
Freightliner Trucks Team Run Smart Pro Jimmy Nevarez will travel throughout southern California in a Cascadia 113 compressed natural gas (CNG) tractor. As part of his experience, Nevarez will blog about his experiences with the vehicle at www.TeamRunSmart.com...
Feb. 26, 2014 |