Freightliner Trucks has started full production on its 122SD, which is designed to handle severe vocational applications.
The flagship of the Freightliner severe-duty line of vocational trucks, the 122SD has a GVWR of up to 92,000 pounds and a GCWR of up to 160,000 pounds. It is ideal for heavy/oversize hauling, logging, oil/gas field service, crane, dump, towing/recovery, and vocational on-highway applications.
The 122SD is available with the Detroit DD15 TC, Detroit DD13 engines, providing the right amount of torque and horsepower for many heavy-duty applications. For the most demanding jobs, the 122SD is also available with the Detroit DD16 and Cummins ISX15 engines with up to 600 hp and 2050 ft-lb of torque.
Transmission options include Allison automatic, Eaton manual, and Eaton UltraShift PLUS automated with Eaton Cobra shifter, designed for a full range of vocational needs.
The 122SD has standard and optional enhancements that contribute to uptime and dependability, such as a durable, non-corrosive aluminum cab reinforced with e-coated steel, severe-duty front cab mounts, and hood durability enhancements. Models equipped with Detroit engines include Detroit Virtual Technician to help users track real-time maintenance notifications and schedule service remotely for improved operational efficiency. ♦