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Driving a Freightliner Cascadia with Detroit Assurance Helps Keep You Safe

Posted by on 13 May 2015

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With more vehicles traveling the nation's roadways and trucking expected to grow significantly in the coming years, manufacturers and truck owners are increasingly concerned about safety. Aside from the obvious personal reasons to keep drivers and the public safe, increased truck safety leads to increased productivity and lower costs for fuel, repairs and the downtime associated with repairs.

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Detroit Assurance Integrated Safety System Available on Freightliner Trucks in 2015

Posted by on 14 January 2015

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Long famous for offering the latest in innovation, Freightliner Trucks for 2015 are now available with the new Detroit Assurance Integrated Safety System. While safety has always been a concern for Freightliner and its parent company, Daimler Trucks North America, there has been an even greater push industry-wide in the last couple of years to improve truck and driver safety.

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The New & Improved Features of the Freightliner Cascadia & Cascadia Evolution

Posted by on 21 May 2014

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How do they do it? As great as Freightliner on-highwaytrucks have always been, they just keep getting better. Now Freightliner has come up with a lengthy list of new and improved features for the Cascadia® and Cascadia Evolution.

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Freightliner Cascadia: Detroit Connect Now Available on Cummins Engines

Posted by on 16 December 2013

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Starting early in 2014, Detroit Connect will be available as a factory-installed option on all Freightliner Cascadia models with Cummins engines, whether powered by diesel fuel or natural gas. This is great news for your fleet's operational efficiency and your wallet, too.

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Freightliner Trucks- Tips To Take Control Of Your Total Cost Of Ownership

Posted by on 6 November 2013

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Business owners have long since learned that getting a "good deal" on a purchase price doesn't always mean you're getting a good deal in the long run. That's why Freightliner Trucks and many other OEMs now talk about total cost of ownership, or TCO.

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Natural Gas Truck Sales Expected To Rise With New Engine Technologies

Posted by on 15 August 2013

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Could the trend toward natural gas as a fuel source transform your fleet operations? The need to control fuel costs is paramount throughout the trucking industry, so the advent of natural gas-powered engines has captured attention from managers of large trucking fleets and owner-operators, too.

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Daimler Trucks North America Reports Sales Figures

Posted by on 17 October 2012

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The President & CEO of Daimler Trucks North America, Martin Daum, says he is "cautiously optimistic" about 2013 and that sales this year "are too good to complain, but not good enough to dance on the table".

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Introducing The Aero-Enhanced Freightliner Semi That Delivers 9 MPG

Posted by on 8 June 2012

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Daimler's Freightliner Trucks announced news of a newly re-designed truck for 2014 that will offer 9 miles per gallon fuel efficiency. The Cascadia Evolution heavy truck is designed with enhanced aerodynamics, automated manual transmission and an upgraded Detroit Diesel engine.

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