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The Future of Diesel: Is Diesel Going Away?
With emerging electric options on the market, as well as new emission standards on the horizon, you might be wondering if diesel is on its way out. Here's how we see the future of diesel – and where we're going next. Read More
Automated Manual Transmissions: A Shift Forward in Vocational Truck Productivity
On the jobsite, there’s a lot competing for an operator’s attention. But thanks to the increasing popularity of the automated manual transmission (AMT), shifting gears doesn’t have to be one of them. Here’s why the AMT is ideal for vocational fleets – and how they make smarter work possible. Read More
Automated Safety: A Vital Element Of Working Smart
Automated safety technology isn’t just important for protecting drivers on the highway. It’s essential for keeping vocational operations running smoothly, too. Here’s why the latest automated safety technology, like the Detroit Assurance® with ABA 5 Suite of Safety Systems, is key to helping you work smart. Read More
Power Meets Purpose: Sustainability at Detroit
More efficient engines. A world-class manufacturing facility. Decades of pushing the limits of what’s possible. When you put it all together, you get a commitment to sustainability that benefits the planet and your bottom line. See how Detroit makes both a reality. Read More
Powertrains: How integrated components drive productivity
Whether your fleet operates on the road or a job site, success depends on everything coming together in just the right ways. But getting work done rides on much more than expert planning and management. It depends on what’s inside every one of your semi trucks: a fully integrated powertrain. Read More
Diving Deeper: What Powers an Electric Truck Fleet?
You know what powers an electric semi truck, but what about an electric truck fleet? That takes the right planning, expertise and technology – all delivered by the right partner. Read More
A Legacy of Detroit Innovation: Top 5 Diesel Technology Milestones
Inside every commercial diesel truck, there is a constant, invisible evolution at play that’s improving engine technology to move our world even better. Let’s pop the hood and take a look at the five most significant milestones of Detroit diesel engine innovation – and see just how far we have come. Read More
How To Make Your EV Fleet A Reality: Chargers And eConsulting
Want to go electric, but aren’t sure where to start? We’ve got your back. There are two key ingredients that you need to build your electric vehicle fleet: the right truck charging stations, and a dedicated team of electric vehicle consultants to help integrate everything seamlessly into your operations. At Detroit, we can provide both – and we’re with you every step of the way. Read More
The Intelligent Detroit™ DT12™
Technology is permeating the trucking industry faster than ever, and it’s bringing a host of benefits with it. The combination of computational analysis and control, instant vehicle performance data and more exact manufacturing methods are enhancing durability and fuel economy. Read More
What is an AMT?
There are three types of transmissions used in the heavy-duty trucking segment: manual, automatic and automated manual. While it’s pretty easy to understand how a true manual transmission works, there’s often confusion about how automated manual transmissions (or AMTs for short) function versus automatic transmissions, and what unique benefits an AMT provides. Read More
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Detroit Connect Portal

The Detroit™ Connect portal is easy-to-use, one-stop-shop for all vehicle performance data gathered, transmitted and analyzed by Detroit Connect.  The portal gives you access to insights delivered by  Detroit Connect Virtual Technician℠. The Detroit Connect portal will also give you access to new features, such as Remote Updates, and Analytics, available late 2017.

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All DDCSN content has been migrated to our DTNAConnect web portal. All information previously on the DDCSN is now on DTNAConnect. We have created a quick reference guide to help you locate the migrated content on DTNAConnect. Existing DDCSN login credentials will also work with DTNAConnect. Please work with your security administrators for login or content issues. If you do encounter any technical issues, please contact the Software Support Center at 855-639-8680 or


DTNA Connect Portal

DTNA Connect is the starting point for working with all brands and franchises that fall under the Daimler Truck North America umbrella: Detroit, Thomas Built Buses, SelecTrucks, Sterling, Freightliner, and Western Star. Here, you can access the full spectrum of online applications, resources and tools you need. Whether you use DTNA online resources to complete repairs, purchase parts, submit warranty claims, spec new vehicles or track the status of your truck orders, DTNAConnect streamlines the tasks and activities that are part of your daily work routine.

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