TITLE

Dunbar selects Freightliner for hybrid truck

PUB. DATE
November 2011
SOURCE
Trailer / Body Builders;Nov2011, Vol. 53 Issue 1, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on Dunbar Armored's acquisition in November 2011 of the first hybrid-electric armored truck from Freightliner Trucks, equipped with engines utilizing selective catalytic reduction (SCR) technology and the Eaton Hybrid Electric Drivetrain System.
ACCESSION #
69751322

 

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