Freightliner trucks are known to be dependable and reliable trucks for businesses. These high-quality American commercial trucks offer different types and configurations for all types of needs. We at Rivers Edge Services have Expert technicians that offer excellent care for your Freightliner truck. If you are in Hixon, BC, Isle Pierre, BC, Mackenzie, BC, Iworth, BC or nearby, you can come to Rivers Edge Services for all your truck needs.
In the 1930s, Leland James, founder of Consolidated Freightways came up with the design for a truck made with aluminum instead of steel. When the trucks were made, they were very successful. Leland set up a company division called Freightways Manufacturing to focus on the manufacturing of these new trucks. After World War II, Freightways Manufacturing renamed itself to Freightliner Corporation. Sales continued to grow rapidly from 1950 to 1980. Taking notice of this, the Daimler-Benz AG group sought out to purchase Freightliner from Consolidated Freightways in 1981. In the 1990s, Freightliner became the top North American heavy-duty truck brand. Throughout the decade, Freightliner acquired several different companies. In 1995, Oshkosh Corporation’s chassis division was purchased, becoming Freightliner Custom Chassis Corporation. They acquired firefighting/emergency vehicle manufacturer American LaFrance that year. They purchased the heavy truck division of Ford Motor Company, later launching the Sterling brand. They also acquired school bus manufacturer Thomas Built Buses in 1998 Today, Freightliner is the leading commercial vehicle manufacturer in North America.
Today’s Freightliner’s models consist of:
When your Freightliner truck needs repair, you can bring your truck to Rivers Edge Services in Prince George. Our Quality technicians are well trained in truck repair services. Your truck will go through an inspection and safety check, and all needed repairs will be thoroughly explained for your approval. Some of our key services include general truck repair, maintenance, and Freightliner engine repair. We will never recommend repairs that aren't absolutely necessary. So why not give us a try? If you are in Prince George or surrounding areas, schedule an appointment at Rivers Edge Services! You can schedule an appointment with us online at https://www.riversedgeservices.ca/ or give us a call at 250-562-5999 .