The Freightliner Argosy – Transport Technology at its best

The Freightliner Argosy comes with the option of two powerful engines which have been designed by renowned manufacturers. When you purchase an Argosy truck you can choose between Cummins and Detroit Diesel engines. The features of these freightliner trucks are also impressive. Freightliner incorporates cutting-edge technology into the design of their trucks. Their excellent design and innovative technology make finding a Freightliner for sale a great choice. Browse Truck and Trailer to find a Freightliner Argosy for sale.

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The Excellent Design of the Argosy

When it comes to finding a Freightliner for sale, there are plenty of advantages to owning an Argosy. The outstanding design of this truck contributes to its appeal. Its robust design decreases maintenance costs. These models from Freightliner trucks have a length of 6807m, width of 2590m and height of 4144 m.

The GVM of this model is 28115 kgs and the permissible maximum vehicle mass is 25250 kgs. The spacious interior offers additional driver comfort. It is designed to offer the driver excellent visibility which reduces the chance of collisions. The entry/exit grab handles are conveniently placed so that it is simple to enter or leave the cabin. The ergonomical layout of the cabin and control panel makes it easy for the driver to operate the truck.

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Outstanding Safety

Another reason to find Freightliner trucks for sale are their outstanding safety. Both active and passive safety features help to protect the driver, truck and cargo. The Freightliner Argosy meets the European ECE R29 standards for safety.

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Impressive Specifications

The Freightliner Argosy for sale offers excellent manoeuvrability. With strong engines from leading manufacturers, the Argosy is built to meet your transportation requirements. Take a look at a handy overview of the specifications for each model.

Freightliner Argosy Specifications

DDC 12.7-1650NGDDC 14.0-1850NGCUM 500 - NGCUM 530 – NG
EngineSeries 60 470/6ILSeries 60 500/6ILCummins 500/6ILCummins 530/6IL
Capacity (cm3)12700140001500015000
Max Power (kw@rpm)373@1800-1950373@1400-2100373@1700-1800395@1600-1800
Max Torque (NM@rpm)2237@1200-15002508@1200-15002237@1100-14002508@1100-1400
Innovative Technology in the Freightliner Argosy

The Argosy is equipped with innovative technology which will put your business ahead of the pack. Smartshift puts state-of-the-art technology at the driver’s fingertips. A feature of Smartshift is Eaton Autoshift. The benefits of this technology are numerous.

The clutch is only required for stopping and starting which helps to decrease driver’s fatigue. Another advantage is that there is more room in the cabin as shift controls on the floor or seat are not necessary.

Smartshift offers improved fuel economy. It also increases driver control which enhances safety as the driver doesn’t need to remove their hands from the steering wheel to change gears. The automatic shifting can be disengaged by the driver.

Prices of the Argosy Models

The Argosy 90 DDC 12.7 is priced at R 1 563 900 while the Argosy 90 Cum 500 costs R 1618 300. The price of the Argosy 90 DDC 14.0 is R 1 682 700, the Argosy 90 Cum 530 costs R 1 695 000 and the Argosy 90 Cum 620 is R 1 756 900.

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Now that you know more about the Freightliner Argosy for sale, you can choose a truck that best suits your transportation needs. Browse through Truck and Trailer to find the perfect Freightliner for sale. Don’t forget to download the FREE Truck and Trailer App from the GooglePlay store today!

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Byron Martin

When asked to sum me up some of the words that normally pops into conversation is spontaneous, innovative, helpful, passionate, humorous and with a broad view of interests. I am an extrovert both online and offline and I regularly engage in thrill seeking activities and adventures both in the digital and real world.

Byron Martin

When asked to sum me up some of the words that normally pops into conversation is spontaneous, innovative, helpful, passionate, humorous and with a broad view of interests. I am an extrovert both online and offline and I regularly engage in thrill seeking activities and adventures both in the digital and real world.

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