Tag Archives: Coronado

OPERATION CORONADO | Truck Review – Freightliner Coronado

Named after a series of 11 operations conducted by the American Forces in the Vietnam War, the Freightliner Coronado is a worthwhile member of any team – Words by Brenton O’Connor, Images by Geoff Parrington. The tipper and dog market is booming, especially in NSW and Western Sydney, so the invitation from Daimler Truck and Bus to drive its new ...

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NEW CORONADO FOR FREIGHTLINER RACING

Freightliner Racing moves into the new year with a new livery for racecar driver Tim Slade and his Commodore Supercar that’s matched by the latest addition to the team, a Coronado 114 prime mover that hauls the team transporter. The colourscheme changes for 2017 from  black and red to a white and silver livery topped off with a striking new ...

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High Rollers

Dave Whyte compares Freightliner’s latest Coronado and Argosy as the brand lines up for the introduction of B-triples Freightliner is one of only three heavy-duty truck manufacturers to offer both conventional (bonneted) and cabover products to the Australian market. There are a few reasons for this, but it basically comes down to the difference between European and American truck length ...

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