Detroit Diesel DD15

Extend Oil Life

John Baxter | April 01, 2012

With smart operation, you can save money by providing a greater cushion against lube deterioration and engine wear.

Torque Target

John Baxter | August 07, 2011

New engine technology promises not only improved engine efficiency, but also the ability to spec your drivetrain to further enhance fuel economy.

Daimler, Walmart team on hybrid truck

| October 25, 2010

Daimler Trucks North America LLC and Walmart have teamed to build a hybrid electric Freightliner Cascadia.


Overdrive Staff | September 01, 2010

Freight plan bill favors rail, bill would increase truck weight, a milestone truck is delivered, carrier safety rataings are available and much more industry news items are featured.

Truck Spotlight

John Baxter | September 01, 2010

Western Star’s 4900 series combines traditional styling with sturdy design to deal with rugged work conditions.

Freightliner delivery to be celebrated

| July 28, 2010

U.S. Xpress Enterprises will receive its 50,000th Freightliner, a Cascadia equipped with a Detroit Diesel DD15, in an Aug. 5 ceremony, the truck maker announced. The tractor with a 72-in. raised roof sleeper will be presented ...

Truck Spotlight

Lucinda Coulter | June 01, 2010

Driver satisfaction is key as Freightliner uses customers’ experience to improve the 2010 version of its aero leader.

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