Daimler Trucks North America

Manufacturer

4555 N. Channel Ave.
Portland, OR 97217
United States
Office: 1-503-745-8000

Company Info

America's leading commercial vehicle manufacturer, Daimler Trucks N.A. includes Freightliner, Western Star, Thomas Built Buses, Detroit, Freightliner Custom Chassis, SelecTrucks, and Alliance Truck Parts.

Daimler Trucks North America in the News

Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) is pushing the bounds of autonomy with their first SAE level 2 automated truck in series production. Featuring the latest enhancements to their Freightliner Cascadia, the level 2 of automation means that the truck can steer itself and control acceleration and deceleration. This ability to take both lateral and longitudinal control, as well as the many improvements made to the efficiency of the vehicle, made this industry-leading performer a perfect addition to the 2019 Consumer Electronics Show (CES), held at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway this past January.
January 15, 2019

The recent event for Daimler Trucks and Capital Market and Technology Day saw an exciting announcement from Daimler Trucks, when they unveiled their two new freightliner electric test vehicle models. The eCascadia heavy-duty truck and the eM2 106 medium-duty truck are both scheduled to begin customer testing later this year. These are the first two of the company’s Freightliner Electric Innovation Fleet, which will offer the widest range of commercial electric vehicles of any OEM in North America, consisting of 30 vehicles.
June 19, 2018