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Dec. 13, 2012 |
According to data collected by Equipment Watch Intelligence , Freightliner holds the top two spots for day cab tractors in the Class 8 market. However, 2012 models dominated the Class 8 sleeper market. Based on 26,650 monthly sales records that power Truck Blue Book, the top five heavy-duty models...
Jul. 15, 2015 |
Going forward, Agility Fuel Systems will serve as the sole provider of natural gas fuel systems to Freightliner Trucks – a division of Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) – as part of seven-year agreement announced by the two companies late last week...
Jun. 15, 2015 |
Indian River Transport has added five Freightliner Cascadia 113 compressed natural gas (CNG) day cabs to its fleet. The new trucks are the first alternative fuel vehicles in the 600-tractor fleet...
May 27, 2015 |
Freightliner Custom Chassis Corp. (FCCC) announces the retirement of president and CEO Bob Harbin, effective July 31, 2015. David Carson, general manager of human resources for Daimler Trucks North America, will succeed Harbin...
Jun. 9, 2015 |
The American economy continues to improve, with some markets leading the way that are worthy of acknowledging, according to Freightliner Trucks . The North American market producer of vocational trucks believes cities would not be able to thrive as abundantly without work trucks and those who...
May 20, 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 |
Almost 80 years after its official opening, the famous Hoover Dam was the setting for the world premiere of the Freightliner Inspiration Truck Tuesday evening. Doing double duty holding back trillion gallons of water and generating electricity for Las Vegas and California, the dam served as the...
May 6, 2015 |
Fleets purchasing new Freightliner trucks can now have their trucks equipped with Yokohama Tire Corporation’s (YTC) complete line of commercial truck tires, the company announced recently. ...
Apr. 27, 2015 |
Following the Las Vegas preview with Daimler executives and the spectacular official unveiling of the Freightliner Inspiration autonomous truck at Hoover Dam, journalists were thoroughly briefed on the thinking behind the tractor and the technology that drives it. Then we went out for a spin...
May 13, 2015 |