News and information on Freightliner Trucks...
Dec. 13, 2012 |
Here is a look at what is happening in the world of transportation this morning: Daimler Trucks North America is recalling 2,386 Freightliner Cascadia trucks manufactured between Oct. 6, 2014, and Feb. 16, 2015, because of potentially faulty service brakes, according to Trucking News Online...
Apr. 8, 2015 |
LOUISVILLE. Owners of Freightliner and Western Star trucks powered by a Detroit DD15 or DD16 engine now have an option for a more powerful starter from Mitsubishi Electric Automotive America, Inc...
Mar. 26, 2015 |
Freightliner Trucks had several of its vocational workhorses on display in its booth at the NTEA's 2015 Work Truck Show in Indianapolis. The company also announced its first Hardest Working City award winner. Read more on that here: Freightliner awards Indianapolis as its first Hardest Working...
Mar. 6, 2015 |
Five years ago, the Department of Energy (DOE) awarded Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) a $40 million grant as part of the OEM's participation it the federal agency's SuperTruck program; a grant DTNA matched with $40 million of its own money. One of the first results from that...
Mar. 27, 2015 |
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 |
INDIANAPOLIS. Freightliner Trucks kicked off its Hardest Working Cities program by handing its first award to the city of Indianapolis. “We see the economy is not only getting more jobs done, but it’s absolutely recovering,” said Richard Saward, general manager-vocational sales, in announcing the...
Mar. 4, 2015 |
The Freightliner medium- and heavy-duty commercial truck dealerships operating in the Chattanooga and Knoxville, TN, area, have been acquired by Penske Automotive Group . The dealerships represent the full line of Freightliner commercial truck products under the brand names Freightliner, Western...
Feb. 6, 2015 |
Freightliner Trucks has announced new option packages that are now available to order on its Class 6/7 M2 106 medium-duty truck model. The new packages were introduced at the 2014 Work Truck Show. “We know our medium-duty customers want options that enhance productivity, efficiency and driver...
Jan. 29, 2015 |
The Tru-Track 13K and 20K suspensions series from Watson & Chalin is now available for Freightliner and Western Start trucks. There is also a direct ship program to help ensure support to the dealer network, the company said...
Jan. 16, 2015 |