Freightliner turns heads with SuperTruck concept vehicle

Auto Industry Newsletter: Mercedes medium truck diesels

Kefid · Senior officials at Daimler Trucks North America LLC (DTNA) plan to make the 5.1- and 7.7-litre, four- and six-cylinder diesel engines, available in Freightliner Business Class M2 commercial vehicles from 2016, as well as other products, including Freightliner Custom Chassis vehicles, Western Star Trucks, Thomas Built Buses.

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Electric Semi-Trucks | The Companies Developing Them

Liming · Xos. Originally named Thor Trucks after the Norse god of thunder, Xos Trucks is a Los Angeles based startup hoping to beat Tesla to the punch in being the first "cool" electric semi-truck to hit the market. They advertise the ET One to …

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Inside Freightliner's SuperTruck - trucksales.com.au

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Freightliner turns heads with SuperTruck concept vehicle

Freightliner turns heads with SuperTruck concept vehicle . Freightliner's Super Truck. Wow! ccjdigital.com Freightliner unveiled its impressively futuristic SuperTruck prototype vehicle at the Mid-America Trucking Show this week, capping a five-year development process in conjunction with the U.S. Department of Energy and other leading industry

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SuperTruck - Freightliner Trucks | Freightliner Trucks

2  · The Freightliner SuperTruck is a showcase of innovation and efficiency. It's also a prime example of what is possible when experts across Daimler, universities, national labs and partners unite with a common purpose. The SuperTruck …

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Inside Freightliner's SuperTruck - trucksales.com.au

Kefid · Although some systems on the SuperTruck were deemed to be at least 10 years away from the market, Freightliner has thrown everything it has at this concept to establish a benchmark of possibility. It's now up to the evolution of infrastructure and regulations to see these remarkably efficient machines on our roads sooner rather than later…

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Truck technology | Inconvenient Trucks

The Daimler's Freightliner supertruck is 70% more efficient than the EU industry average today. For an average of 130.000 kms driven per year – it is a direct cost reduction of more than 15.000 euros per year. The Daimler supertruck boasts a …

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DTNA earns truck award - On-Site Magazine

Kefid · DTNA has been a participant of the SuperTruck program since its inception in 2015. Some of the features from the first SuperTruck design are available now in the Freightliner Cascadia, including enhanced aerodynamics, improved engine thermal efficiency and powertrain integration technologies such as down speeding, and predictive powertrain controls.

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SuperTruck II project announced by Department of Energy

Liming · Freightliner turns heads with SuperTruck concept vehicle Business Mack adds 13- and 14-speed options to mDrive HD trans, intros new exhaust aftertreatment system

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Freightliner turns heads with SuperTruck concept vehicle

Freightliner turns heads with SuperTruck concept vehicle . Freightliner's Super Truck. Wow! ccjdigital.com Freightliner unveiled its impressively futuristic SuperTruck prototype vehicle at the Mid-America Trucking Show this week, capping a five-year development process in conjunction with the U.S. Department of Energy and other leading industry

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Daimler Trucks' lessons learned from SuperTruck program

Liming · Daimler Trucks North America has referred to its $40 million, five-year SuperTruck program that concluded earlier this year as "a playground for our engineers." Overseeing this playground's development and integration activities was Derek Rotz, the Principal Investigator who was hired in 2010 when the program kicked off.

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Concept trucks are shaping the future of trucking

Liming · Updated Apr 8, 2015. Freightliner stole the spotlight the Mid-America Trucking Show last week the moment they pulled the cover off the company's SuperTruck concept vehicle. Aggressive aero

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740 Big Rigs ideas | big trucks, trucks, cool trucks

Liming · Although some systems on the SuperTruck were deemed to be at least 10 years away from the market, Freightliner has thrown everything it has at this concept to establish a benchmark of possibility. It's now up to the evolution of infrastructure and regulations to see these remarkably efficient machines on our roads sooner rather than later…

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DTNA bullish on 2015 truck market, says future regs …

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Freightliner turns heads with SuperTruck concept vehicle

Liming · Freightliner unveiled its impressively futuristic SuperTruck prototype vehicle at the Mid-America Trucking Show this week, capping a five …

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The Future of Fuel Economy - Fuel Smarts - Trucking Info

Kefid · The Freightliner SuperTruck, a demonstration research project funded in part by the Energy Department, achieved an average of 12.2 mpg on a five-day, 312-mile round trip on Interstate 35 between

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DOE announces $100M SuperTruck 3 funding opportunity

Liming · The application processes for the SuperTruck 3 initiatives will include two phases: a concept paper and a full application. Concept papers …

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Fuso Begins Truck Platooning Tests in Japan - Equipment

Liming · The Fuso Super Great is the first model of a Daimler-brand to drive in a platoon with other trucks in the key market Japan. Martin Daum, who heads up Daimler AG's truck and bus operations, said

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Daimler's Futuristic Self-Driving Truck Hits U.S. Roads: Video

Liming · Daimler, which controls a number of truck brands including the likes of Freightliner, Fuso, Mercedes-Benz and Western Star, and is the biggest manufacturer of cargo haulers in North America, has

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Daimler Trucks' lessons learned from SuperTruck program

Kefid · Daimler Trucks North America has referred to its $40 million, five-year SuperTruck program that concluded earlier this year as "a playground for our engineers." Overseeing this playground's development and integration activities was Derek Rotz, the Principal Investigator who was hired in 2010 when the program kicked off.

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