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Freightliner 114 SD Gets Natural Gas Option

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Freightliner 114SD SBA NG

In brief: Freightliner Trucks has announced that its new 114 Severe Duty (SD) set-back axle (SBA) truck will be available with natural gas this year.

Vehicle in the news

Make/Model: 114 SD
Manufacturer: Freightliner Trucks

The word

Freightliner 114SD SBA NG

The new 114SD set-back axle line is designed for severe duty segments such as construction, dump truck, refuse, and sewer vacuum applications. The trucks are heavy-duty SBA trucks that incorporate the Allison 3000RDS transmission for improved start-ability at vehicle launch in extreme conditions (such as on a grade, in deep mud, etc).

The trucks are now available for pre-purchase/order with a Cummins ISLG natural gas engine from the factory. Delivery of the NG trucks begins in December.

And so ...

The heavy trucking and medium-duty sectors are prime markets for both natural gas and electrification options.

Photo credits: Freightliner Trucks

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