The Freightliner Cascadia® 113 features a Cummins Westport ISX12 G heavy-duty natural gas engine with 400 hp and 1,450 lb-ft torque and will operate on either CNG or LNG. Full production on this NGV model begins in the third quarter of 2013.
The tractor is just one of Freightliner Trucks’ natural gas-powered vehicles, which also includes the Freightliner Business Class® M2 112 and the 114SD. Parent company Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) leads the medium and heavy commercial vehicle market in the production of natural gas powered conventional vehicles with a combined sales figure of more than 4,600 NGVs across its brands.
Source: Freightliner Trucks