YOUNTVILLE, CA — Predictive diagnostics is closer than you might think. “I don’t think we’re further than five or 10 years away,” said Friedrich Baumann, senior vice president, Aftermarket for Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) in an exclusive interview on Tuesday following a DTNA press conference in California . “I think it will be an iterative process.”
PORTLAND, OR — A special heavy-truck designed to show how fuel consumption can be further reduced by aerodynamic and other energy management measures, along with the use of an intelligent powertrain components, has received the “Distinguished Achievement Award” from the U.S. Department of Energy.
SAN RAMON, CA – Truck maker becomes the 13th member of the Genivi Alliance.
Jason Rhyno begins his truck driving lessons, and has some problems shifting.
FREDERICK, MD – Shortly after President Barack Obama announced the second phase of efficiency regulation for heavy trucks, Volvo and Daimler showed their support.
New Detroit transmission completes integrated powertrain
CABO SAN LUCAS, MEXICO – Obama’s announcement came as a surprise to nobody in the trucking industry and the truck builders Daimler are already on track to not only meet but exceed the expectations.
PORTLAND, Ore. — After more than 30 years in the trucking industry, Chris Patterson is stepping away from his duties as chief of Daimler Trucks North America and calling it a career.
PORTLAND, ORE — Daimler Trucks North America’s Mark Lampert is retiring and Richard Howard will be taking over the position, starting April 1.
PORTLAND, OR- Getting folks on the web to agree on anything is nearly impossible, but that’s exactly how Western Star’s ‘Design Our Star’ show truck came into existence.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — It’s not always easy to stay current on all the latest truck technologies, or piece them all together for that matter, so Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) put the puzzle together.
Portland, OR – Daimler Trucks North America is recalling 379 model year 2013-2014 Freightliner Cascadia trucks that are equipped with Meritor Wabco’s electronically controlled air suspension system.
COLUMBUS, IN – Truck manufacturers Paccar and Daimler are recalling thousands of trucks equipped with Cummins Westport Model ISL G and ISLX12 G engines because of a potential issue with the intake manifold pressure sensor.
GUADALAJARA, Mexico — With a display reminiscent of the parent company’s dominating presence at the giant IAA commercial vehicles exhibition in Germany, Daimler Mexico made its intentions clear at this past week’s Expo Transporte
LOUISVILLE – Hey! Can I get a quote on that?