TO THE TEST
Field testing of work trucks based on Freightliner Custom Chassis propane chassis last step before production
This past spring, Freightliner Custom Chassis Corp. (FCCC), a subsidiary of Daimler Trucks
North America, delivered the first
field-test unit of its propane-autogas
S2G work truck as part of the
final test phase before the vehicle
The first unit is being tested by an
AmeriGas distributor in Michigan.
AmeriGas is one of the nation’s largest
propane distributors with more than
2500 locations across the country.
Amerigas is among a selected
group of S2G customers chosen
for the field test, which is putting
the first 25 S2G units through an
extended, rigorous delivery regimen.
Anticipating a successful field test
with no significant issues, FCCC said
it expected full production of the S2G
to begin shortly.
The vehicle is based on the FCCC
MT- 45 propane chassis, which is
engineered for vehicles with gross
vehicle weight ratings of 14,990 to
19,500 lb. and wheelbases of 158 to
A Freightliner Custom Chassis Corp. propane S2G work truck is part of a final test phase before the vehicle enters production. The first
unit is being tested by an AmeriGas distributor in Michigan.