PORTLAND, Ore. — Freightliner says new options are now available for order on its Class 6/7 M2, enhancing fuel economy, driver retention and professional image.
“We know our medium-duty customers want options that enhance productivity, efficiency and driver recruitment, and we are delivering smart solutions on all levels,” said Mary Aufdemberg, director of product marketing for Freightliner Trucks. “We are committed to helping our customers maximize their business investment by offering options that contribute to lowering the Real Cost of Ownerships.”
New options include:
Allison FuelSense technology: Ideal for P&D applications, FuelSense is a set of software packages that automatically adapt to shift cycles and torque, maximizing transmission efficiency based on load, grade and duty cycle. The package is mated to a 200 hp Cummins ISB6.7 engine.
Driver retention package: The driver retention package includes premium interior features that contribute to driver comfort. They include a roof console with storage, premium insulation, a wood grain instrument panel, additional in-dash power outlets, Bluetooth-enabled satellite radio, power windows and locks, and more.
Professional image package: The professional image package features chrome and bright finish options, including a chrome hood-mounted air intake grille, a hood-mounted chromed plastic grille, a 14-inch round polished air horn, chrome headlight bezels and more.
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