Truck Transmissions | Freightliner SmartShift
Designed to offer more freedom in the cab, Freightliner SmartShift is a huge shift forward in automated mechanical transmission technology.
Mounted to the steering column, hands-on-the-wheel shifting offers drivers more room in the cab and minimizes fatigue over the course of the day that can result from traditional gear-shift transmission design.
Additional Truck Transmissions Freightliner SmartShift Advantages include:
- Easy to operate with the push or pull of a hand lever
- More space in the cab because the floor-mounted or seat-mounted shift control is eliminated
- Dash-mounted display
- No need to remove hands from wheel to operate
- Driver's eyes remain on the road which means less physical and mental driver fatigue
- Automatic shifting feature is easily overridden