Allison Transmission Exclusive Offering in Freightliner Natural Gas Vehicles
July 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature
Allison Transmission, Inc. has announced that its transmissions are the exclusive offering in Freightliner's natural gas vehicles, including the new Cascadia 113 Natural Gas day cab tractor.
The Cascadia 113 Natural Gas tractor will be equipped with the new Cummins Westport ISX12 G heavy-duty engine and with Allison 4000 Series transmissions exclusively at launch. Allison 3000 Series transmissions are also exclusive in Freightliner's M2 112 and 114SD vehicles with the Cummins Westport ISL G 8.9L engine.
"Customers anxious to experience the new Cascadia 113 Natural Gas tractor will be able to take advantage of all that natural gas engines have to offer while getting Allison's renowned reliability, durability and performance," says Jim Wanaselja, vice president North American marketing, sales and service.
The Cascadia 113 Natural Gas tractor is currently in the initial launch phase and is expected to go into full production in the second quarter of 2013.
For more information: www.allisontransmission.com/naturaladvantage