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Welcome, you have come to the source for product news, plant information, industry topics and just about anything going on within the Detroit® brand.

The Road Ahead
This week we embark on the largest heavy-duty trucking event in the world – the Mid-America Trucking Show (MATS) in Louisville, Ky. – and we’re excited to showcase our most innovative solutions! MATS is more than a tradeshow. From face-to-face meetings between industry representatives and trucking professionals, to product launches and important industry announcements, MATS is the place to be if you do any kind of business in the trucking industry. Read More
Turning Experience into Practice
Recently, we attended the ATA Technology & Maintenance Council's Annual Meeting and Transportation Technology Exhibition (TMC) in Nashville, Tenn. The theme for the event was “Turning Experience into Practice,” and brought together many of the top companies and names in the industry. Read More
Embracing GHG14
More than a year ago, we announced that our entire portfolio of model-year 2013 engines were fully compliant with Greenhouse Gas 2014 (GHG14) regulations from the EPA and NHTSA. This meant that we were certified a full year in front ahead of the mandate, which went into effect in 2014. Read More
Virtual Technician™ Honored with Award
The Detroit team recently attended the Connected World Conference in Chicago, where our Virtual Technician™ On Board Diagnostic System was recognized with a Silver Award in the Remote Diagnostics category, together with our partners AT&T and Zonar Systems. Read More
DT12™ Transmission Branches Out
Already available with the Detroit™ DD15® and DD13® engines, the DT12™ transmission is now available in DD16®-equipped Freightliner Cascadia® sleeper and day cabs. Together, this pairing is an ideal combination for customers with heavy and specialized hauling applications. Read More
2013 Year in Review
It was an amazing year for Detroit™, full of milestones, events and revolutionary new products. As we look back, we are grateful for the support we received from our wonderful network of dealers, customers, parts and service operators, employees and community leaders. Read More
Virtual Technician; Keeps Your Business on the Road
Virtual Technician, the onboard diagnostic system from Detroit, is nothing short of an industry game-changer. It saves fleet or truck owners time and money by giving them the peace of mind necessary to keep their business running smoothly day in and day out. Read More
Detroit™ Axles Keep Your Truck Moving
From navigating steep grades to fitting into tight spots, we understand the demands you put on your truck and we’re committed to equipping you with axles that provide the support and maneuverability you need to drive your business. Read More
DD13™ Model of Efficiency and Performance
The new and improved Detroit™ DD13® Engine delivers fuel-efficient, low-maintenance performance with less weight, so you can carry more and still lower your total cost of ownership. Read More
A Cylinder Kit Design Optimized for Fuel Economy
The new Optimized Cylinder Kit Design reduces friction and oil consumption, leading to improved durability and fuel economy. It is one of the big contributing factors to the DD15 engine meeting 2013 OBD (OBD13) and 2014 Greenhouse Gas (GHG14) regulations. Read More

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.

Detroit connect portal login


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 Trucks 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.

DTNA Connect Portal Login