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Freightliner-Saddle Creek Gen IV CNG

July 30, 2013 in CNG, LNG, NGVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Agility-Hexagon Package for 700-Mile Range & Lower Cost
As Freightliner Claims 53% Natural Gas Truck Market Share

Freightliner and Saddle Creek Transportation are talking up CNG-fueled Cascadia 113 tractors with a new fuel tank assembly that’s expected to yield true 700-mile range and, with lower costs because of fewer tanks, an ROI as low as three years.
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Freightliner CNG Cascadia Trials

December 7, 2012 in CNG, NGVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Five Demo Tractors with the New ISX12 G Engine Available

Freightliner Trucks has launched a customer demo program for its new compressed natural gas-fueled Freightliner Cascadia 113 day cab. Five tractors will be available in the U.S. and Canada “to provide customers direct experience with Freightliner’s newest alternative fuel product,” the manufacturer says.
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Freightliner: LA to DC on CNG

May 20, 2012 in CNG, NGVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

A Freightliner Cascadia 113-inch BBC day cab tractor powered by the new Cummins Westport ISX12 G natural gas engine took off from ACT Expo Thursday, headed east on the manufacturer’s first-ever heavy duty U.S. crossing –fueled all the way by public-access CNG.

“We wanted to show the status of natural gas infrastructure,” Daimler Trucks marketing strategy GM David Hames said Wednesday. The truck will stop at roughly 700- to 750-mile intervals to fuel – “entirely on public fueling stations,” he said.
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Freightliner Cascadia 113 with ISX12 G

March 26, 2012 in CNG, NGVs by rich  |  No Comments

The Cascadia 113 tractor from Freightliner Trucks will be available next year with the new Cummins Westport ISX12 G dedicated-natural gas engine as a factory-installed option.
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