What is Freightliner?
Since 1942, Freightliner has been a leading long haul, over the road tractor brand under the manufacturer Daimler Trucks of North America, making up 40% of the market share. Freightliner provides the trucking industry with premium heavy-duty and medium-duty trucks, truck parts, and various vehicle chassis. Headquartered in Portland, OR, Freightliner's semi-trucks are made exclusively in Cleveland, NC, Mount Holly, NC, and two cities in Mexico. Today, the Freightliner Cascadia truck is one of the most popular on-highway tractor trailers on the market.
Freightliner's official website includes information about the meticulous process they undertake before assembling trucks at one of their state-of-the-art plants. In addition to engineering teams digitally simulating mock-ups of each semi-truck model, Freightliner also utilizes robotic technology to ensure rigorous federal and state specifications are met. Cutting-edge quality control devices further guarantee that purchasers of a Freightliner truck are receiving the most outstanding commercial vehicle available in regard to dependability, performance expectations, and operational aspects.
What Should Prospective Buyers Know About Freightliner Semi-Trucks?
Freightliner produces medium-duty and heavy-duty trucks in the following classes:
- Class 5--16,001 to 19,500 lbs.
- Class 6--19,501 to 26,000 lbs.
- Class 7--26,001 to 33,000 lbs.
- Class 8--33,001+ lbs.
Being Freightliner’s most popular semi truck model, the Cascadia lives up to its reputation by being the “most advanced on-highway truck Freightliner has ever offered.” With aerodynamic exterior features that boost fuel efficiency and interior features built for functionality and comfort, the 350-615 Horsepower Cascadia is a trusty option that will pay off in the long run.
Features of the M2 106 Plus medium-duty Class 6 to 8 Freightliner commercial truck includes:
- 200 to 360 horsepower
- 520 to 1150 torque
- GVWR up to 55,000 lbs.
- Customization options
- Ergonomic seats
- Several powertrain options--Cummins engines, Eaton or Allison transmissions, etc.
Severe Duty 114SD Plus
The Freightliner Severe Duty 114SD Plus truck offers more horsepower, more torque, and features that optimize maneuverability and comfort. The dashboard of the 114SD Plus has been recently redesigned to include easier-to-read command center data for drivers and telescoping steering wheel equipped with a multi-functional interface for simplifying operations.
Freightliner is also one of the leading manufacturers in electric trucks, paving the way for a new era of energy efficient commercial vehicles.
Peach State Truck Centers Sells, Services, and Repairs All Freightliner Trucks and Parts
New or used Freightliner semi-trucks for sale at Peach State Truck Centers include lightly used, fully serviced trucks. We also offer convenient financing at all Peach State locations, along with cargo, gap, and physical damage insurance from our trusted partners.
Freightliner Aftermarket Parts
We also have an inventory of nearly 30 million Freightliner aftermarket parts available via a nationwide parts network that provides immediate information about where common and uncommon parts are located. Visit our Parts Department page and contact us to speak to one of our expert Freightliner parts specialists.
Peach State Truck Centers Freightliner Body Shop Services
Whether your Freightliner needs an oil change, standard engine inspection, or more extensive repairs, our experienced diagnostic and repair technicians will accurately diagnose the problem and exact repairs promptly and efficiently.
Peach State Truck Centers service departments work on many brands of transmissions and engines, including Ford, Cummins, and Detroit. We handle nearly all types and levels of maintenance needs so don't hesitate to call us when your Freightliner isn't running as smoothly as it should be.
Need a bit more work done than just maintenance? Our state of the art body shop takes care of all repairs, whether it’s something minor like a bent bumper, or heavy duty collision repairs. Best of all, we work with all major insurance carriers and adjusters to help you where you need it and get you back on the road in no time.
Elite Support Certification
In addition to our onsite, experienced technicians, many of Peach State Truck Centers dealerships are Elite Support certified by Daimler Trucks of North America, meaning they have met a lengthy and rigorous criteria of continuous improvement every year. Elite Support ensures the highest quality of customer service is offered to truck buyers.