Freightliner trucks is a division of Daimler Trucks North America LLC and in 2012 celebrates 70 years of history. With this occasion the company launched a new anniversary website ( On the new site the company presents its history and the innovations made along the years. There are also presented the most relevant products and the technological achievements developed in its 70 years of history.

Freightliner Trucks also announced that it will continue its anniversary celebration at the 2012 Mid-America Trucking Show (MATS) in Louisville, Ky. (March 22-24). At the show the company will present its latest vehicles and technologies including a new concept truck, fully loaded with cutting-edge advancements and unique features.

David Hames, general manager, product marketing and strategy for Daimler Trucks North America said: “Seventy years ago, Freightliner Trucks first set industry standards with our products and technologies, and we’ve continued to raise the bar by developing vehicles that enhance productivity, reliability and driver comfort. We’re proud of our history, and even more excited about what’s ahead. Our concept vehicle will show that we’re continuing to lead the way with revolutionary innovations and ideas that will maximize performance and profitability.”

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.

Hit the jump to see the anniversary video

Video: Freightliner Trucks - 70 Years Of Innovation

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