Freightliner Celebrates 75 Years at 2017 Brisbane Truck Show in Style


Freightliner Trucks celebrated its 75th anniversary at the 2017 Brisbane Truck show 2017. For the first time in Australia Freightliner imported a 1950's Bubblenose from Portland to showcase the rich history of the brand.

As well as the histroic Bubbblenose Freightliner showcased –

  • A tough Coronado 122 stock-hauling special, which can pull up to 140-tonnes with ease and also draw a crowd thanks to its muscular design and Bar Up bullbar and new twin exhausts stacks.
  • The Argosy cab over which features a 110 inch sleeper with the recently introduced X15 Cummins engine with ADEPT fuel saving technology. Freightliner becomes the only brand to offer a 15- litre heavy hauler with a choice of engines: Cummins and Detroit.
  • The CL112 8x4 day cab which features a light tare weight, ideal axle positioning and proven reliability.
  • The popular Coronado 114 Tipper which was developed specifically for the Australian market
  • 75 Year Timeline