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Detroit Connect portal expands

August 1, 2017 by Rolf Lockwood

For all customers with an active Detroit Connect subscription, mobile app coming soon

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Detroit Connect portal expands

August 1, 2017 by Rolf Lockwood

For all customers with an active Detroit Connect subscription, mobile app coming soon

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Daum replaces Bernhard as Daimler Trucks chief

March 1, 2017 by John Smith

STUTTGART, GERMANY – Martin Daum will lead Daimler Trucks and Daimler buses as a member of the board of management effective March 1, the company has announced. The appointment is for five years. Daum has been president and Chief Executive Officer of Daimler Trucks North America since 2009, overseeing Freightliner, Western Star, Thomas Built Buses, Freightliner Custom Chassis, and Detroit Diesel. Prior to that he was a member of the management team at Mercedes-Benz Trucks in Europe, and vice president – production for Mercedes-Benz Trucks, as well as being responsible for the world’s biggest truck plant in Worth.

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Detroit Diesel collaborating with Microsoft, AT&T

October 3, 2016 by John Smith

LAS VEGAS, NV – Detroit Diesel will be collaborating with AT&T and Microsoft to enhance the Detroit Connect suite of connected vehicle services, Daimler Trucks North America has announced.

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DTNA Launches Detroit DD5

August 3, 2016 by Rolf Lockwood

Daimler Trucks North America will start production of the Detroit DD5 engine in the Freightliner M2106 this fall

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DTNA Launches the Detroit DD5

July 29, 2016 by Rolf Lockwood

Daimler Trucks North America will start production of the Detroit DD5 engine in the Freightliner M2106 this fall

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DTNA Launches the Detroit DD5

July 29, 2016 by Rolf Lockwood

Daimler Trucks North America will start production of the Detroit DD5 engine in the Freightliner M2106 this fall

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Detroit Driver Training

March 4, 2015 by Rolf Lockwood

New driver training videos are available for Detroit Assurance and the integrated Detroit powertrain

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TEST DRIVE: FREIGHTLINER CORONADO

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

Freightliner’s Coronado has found a niche with younger owner-ops — and those who think that way.

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DETROIT AXLES

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

Detroit Diesel adds axles to its ‘integrated powertrain portfolio’

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MATS: Detroit Diesel introduces the DD16 engine

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Rounding out its series of heavy-duty engines, Detroit Diesel unveiled the DD16, which is the most powerful engine offered by Detroit Diesel and the first to be launched with BlueTec emissions technology.

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DETROIT’S DT12

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

Detroit Diesel unveils the Detroit DT12 automated manual transmission

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TEST DRIVE: FREIGHTLINER CORONADO

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

Freightliner’s Coronado has found a niche with younger owner-ops — and those who think that way.

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Big orange takes BlueTec for a test run

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

GREEN BAY, Wisc. — Schneider National got a sneak peak at Detroit Diesel’s first two BlueTec engines back in January and hope the real-world testing will lead to a smooth transition down the road.

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DETROIT’S 2013 LINEUP

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

Detroit unveils engine enhancements, expanded lineup