Freightliner Trucks Awarded General Services Administration Contract for Vocational and On Highway Trucks

Truck Country of Wisconsin is the Successful Bidder for GSA Contract

Contact: nicholas.smith@daimler.com

PORTLAND, Ore. – June 19, 2017 – Freightliner Trucks, in partnership with Truck Country of Wisconsin, has secured a contract with the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) to supply the US Government with Class 5-8 trucks.

The partnership submitted bids for 86 base configurations which are estimated to generate significant quantities of sales in vehicles that range from box trucks to heavy haul tractors.  The 12-month contract was awarded the on April 11, 2017 and can be extended for up to two additional years.

“This win for Freightliner Trucks demonstrates our position as the market leader for on-highway and vocational trucks,” said Richard Howard, VP of sales and marketing, Freightliner Trucks. “We are thankful to have knowledgeable and dedicated dealers like Truck Country of Wisconsin we can partner with to secure exciting opportunities like working with the General Services Administration.”

John Frawley, Director of Corporate Accounts at Truck Country added, “We’re honored that our trucks were chosen and that we are trusted to help with some of the government’s most important and challenging jobs.  We believe in Freightliner trucks and are proud to supply the Government with a lineup of trucks that will offer the best value and lowest cost of ownership for their budget.”

Learn more about Freightliner’s vocational trucks here and the specifics of the legendary partnership between Freightliner and Truck Country at govt.truckcountry.com.

About Freightliner Trucks

Freightliner Trucks is a division of Daimler Trucks North America LLC, headquartered in Portland, Oregon, and is the leading heavy-duty truck manufacturer in North America. Daimler Trucks North America produces and markets Class 4-8 trucks and is a Daimler company, the world’s leading commercial vehicle manufacturer.

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