Daimler Trucks North America LLC
  • Daimler Trucks North America

    Daimler Trucks North America

    North America’s leading manufacturer of commercial vehicles

  • Engineering and Technology

    Engineering and Technology

    Industry-shaping innovations that yield smart business investments

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  • Brands and Products

    Brands and Products

    Shared innovation strengthens each of our iconic brands

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  • Operational Excellence and Sustainability

    Operational Excellence and Sustainability

    Committed to producing superior products and maintaining healthy communities

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  • Our People

    Our People

    Built on a foundation of talented employees across the globe

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Our Brands

 

Detroit Corporation

Detroit Diesel Corporation’s Detroit™ brand is a new and critical framework for creating the most durable, reliable, and fuel-efficient drive trains in the industry.

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Freightliner Trucks Corporation

Freightliner Trucks has a long history of providing innovative technologies and product solutions to build our customers’ businesses, from long haul to severe duty.

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Freightliner Custom Chassis Corporation

Freightliner Custom Chassis Corporation’s extensive range of products includes chassis that are all electric, hybrid electric, hydraulic hybrid, gasoline, and liquid propane.

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SelecTrucks

SelecTrucks is backed by a legendary name and a respected reputation built on the most detailed inspection and reconditioning process in the industry.

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Thomas Built Buses

Thomas Built Buses’ more than 75 years as a leader in the school bus industry continues, thanks to innovative technologies and products that provide the ultimate in safe and reliable transportation.

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Thomas Built Buses

Western Star Trucks has been growing consistently by offering the highest level of customization and quality to premium on-highway and vocational customers.

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Feature

 

Detroit Celebrates 75 Years of Tradition and Innovation

This year marks 75 years of operation for Detroit Diesel Corporation and its advancement of fuel efficiency, sustainability and superior engine performance for the heavy duty truck market. Starting with the production of the first Detroit engine in March 1938, the Daimler Trucks North America subsidiary has a long history of innovative powertrain solutions, which today includes the Detroit family of heavy-duty engines, transmissions and axles.

Learn more about Detroit’s contributions to the heavy duty trucking industry over the last 75 years