open and airy, with stand-up headroom in the raised-roof model and considerably more
room than expected in the mid-roof models.In the Argosy, side spaces that in traditional trucks had to be reserved for movement in the
cab now can be utilized for modular cabinetry, a pull workstation and a huge range of
other amenities that make the driver feel at home in his second home.
In the great tradition of Buffalo Bill, Davy Crockett, Chief Sitting Bull, the Grand Canyon, Mt. Rushmore, the Empire State Building, Route 66, Levi’s Jeans, Babe Ruth, the Dallas Cowboys, Bruce Springsteen, Mohammed Ali and Apple Pie – comes Freightliner Argosy, the true American legend that will change the way you think about trucks – and trucking – for ever.
Freightliner Argosy is the industry benchmark in accident-prevention and driver safety, it complies with the strict European ECE R 29 safety standard, which ensures the enhances the protection of drivers and everyone else on the road.
SmartShift, the latest and smartest advance in shift-by-wire technology, provides a convenient interface with shift-by-wire transmissions such as the Eaton Autoshift and offers all the following advantages:
- No clutching needed except for starting and stopping.
- More in-cab space because floor-mounted or seat-mounted shift control is eliminated.
- Less driver fatigue because clutching is greatly reduced.
- Better fuel economy because shifting happens at most effective engine speed and torque.
- Automatic shifting feature can be overridden by driver.
- Better driver control as hands remain on wheel during shifting.