Freightliner produces 500,000th vehicle

|  September 14, 2012 |

Freightliner produced its 500,000th truck on September 12 in Mount Holly, North Carolina.

Freightliner Trucks celebrated the production of its 500,000th vehicle at its Mount Holly, North Carolina, plant on September 12. Freightliner gave the keys of the 500,000th truck to Duke Energy officials at a Town Hall meeting at the plant. The truck will join Duke Energy’s fleet of field service vehicles.

The Mount Holly plant, which features more than 630,000 square feet of floor space and operates with approximately 1,550 employees, has produced the M2 line since its introduction in 2002, including Freightliner’s hybrid and natural gas products. The plant also manufactures the Freightliner Severe Duty product line, including the 114SD and 108SD.

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