Freightliner Cascadia

Test Drive

Steve Sturgess | March 01, 2012

For aerodynamic fuel economy, the Cascadia is a leader. Plus it offers maintenance ease, comfort, power and durability.

Let the (fuel-mileage) games begin!

| February 27, 2012

When owner-operator Henry Albert proposed that he test speed's effect on fuel mileage on his blog Feb. 22 by dropping his top speed from 65 to 60, he sparked a wellspring of commentary from his ...

Trucker wins flat-screen TV in Christmas promo

| December 29, 2011

Veteran trucker Ron Phares won a flat-screen TV, DVD player and power converter for his Freightliner Cascadia as a grand prize package in a promotion named the 12 Days of Christmas, said Troy, Ill.-based Truck ...

Maverick to add 350 new trucks

| December 09, 2011

Among the new trucks, 190 units will be replacements. The remaining 160 units will represent growth.

Schneider, Freightliner chosen for 9/11 events

| October 04, 2011

The World Memorial organization invited Schneider National and Freightliner Trucks 2011 Ride of Pride truck.

Driver races Freightliner to mountain summit

| July 16, 2011

Mike Ryan roared to the 6,288-foot summit of Mt. Washington in 8 minutes, 2 seconds, claiming a record.

Roadside Attractions

Overdrive Staff | July 01, 2011

An outlaw is riding into cowboy country, there's a new dame on the Dalton, tornadoes take down some rigs, truckers say not to human freight and other industry news items are featured.

Custom Cascadia takes Ride of Pride

| May 27, 2011

For the ninth consecutive year, employees at the Freightliner plant in Cleveland, N.C., have customized a Freightliner Cascadia to make a 400-mile ride to Washington, D.C., for Memorial Day.

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