Freightliner eCascadia specs, features, and more
Freightliner Trucks offers the zero-emission eCascadia. Being an all-electric variant of the Cascadia, the Freightliner eCascadia is one of the best semi trucks you’ll find. The eCascadia combines a safe driving experience and sustainability with next-level safety features and the zero-emission system. The truck offers dash controls that are easy to understand and use. Keep reading to find out more about the Freightliner product that revolutionized Class 8 trucks.
The Freightliner eCascadia is available with a single or dual eAxle. The truck boasts impressive specifications, including outstanding gross combination weight (GCW). The GCW can go up to 37,194 kg for a dual drive and 29,483kg for a single drive.
Horsepower for the dual drive ranges between 425-470 hp and for the single drive 320-395 hp. The truck’s dual motor generates up to 23,000 lb-ft of torque and the single motor up to 11,500 lb-ft of torque. The 100% electric Detroit ePowertrain produces far less heat than a regular engine. It also enables highly increased driving dynamics, driver comfort, and convenience. Needless to say, all of these are available with zero emission, making the eCascadia one of the most eco-friendly Class 8 trucks.
The truck’s driving range varies between the battery capacity options. The 438 kWh battery provides a driving range of 354-370 km. The 291 kWh battery ensures an average driving range of 250 km. Charging the eCascadia won’t keep you waiting for too long as the truck can charge from 0% to 80% in around 90 minutes.
The eCascadia’s length is 273 inches or 306 inches, while the width is 100.7 inches. The truck’s height is 116.2 inches, and it reaches 157.4 inches with roof fairing. The BBC (bumper to back of cab) is 116 inches.
Easy-To-Use Interior Features
The all-electric eCascadia offers a pack of cutting-edge technologies. However, this doesn’t mean the truck’s functions are hard to use. On the contrary, the eCascadia’s interior has a lot of familiar comforts, including easy-to-understand dash functions and simple cab controls.
Safety is key for drivers, and that’s especially true for truck drivers. The eCascadia’s impressive tech features are matched with a collection of valuable safety features, including the Detroit Assurance package. The Detroit Assurance offers features such as active side guard assist, preventing the truck to make a right turn when sensing a moving pedestrian or cyclist. The truck’s automated safety systems come standard
Revolutionizing the Truck Driving Experience
The Freightliner eCascadia features are revolutionizing. It enables us to reimagine the truck driving experience. The all-electric, zero-emission truck offers easy-to-use interior controls and valuable safety features.
Moreover, the eCascadia boasts unparalleled specifications in the Class 8 category, including the driving range, gross combination weight, and much more. The eCascadia is one of the most reliable electric trucks you’ll find today.