Freightliner Argosy

Freightliner Argosy

Truck Highlights

  • Choice of two engines: Detroit Diesel or Cummins
  • Up to 600 HP
  • SmartShift™ fingertip control over Eaton UltraShift transmissions*
  • Available as a Prime Mover Package or Truck and Trailer Package
  • 6×4 or 8×4 configurations
  • Choice of 4 cab sizes (only 90” cab for 8×4)
  • Spacious cabin design with a flat floor, dash mounted gear lever and ample internal storage
  • Cruise control and traction control
  • Aero kit – easily removable (mid roof only)
  • External locker-boxes with internal access
  • Enhanced design chrome grille
  • Customised factory paint options

clipboard-icon-red485-600 hp

gcm-icon-redGCM up to 140,000 kg

hp-icon-redIdeal for long haul, tankers, b-double, roadtrain

The Freightliner Argosy is a versatile and efficient truck with a low tare weight. This cab-over-engine truck is available in 6×4 or 8×4 configurations, and can be rated up to 140 tonnes GCM. The Argosy is an ideal truck for long-haul, tankers, livestock, bulk, towing, logging, low loaders, construction, b-double and roadtrain.
With the Arogsy you have the choice of the very best in North American engines, either the Detroit Diesel DD15 or Cummins ISX power, both providing you with high horsepower and great fuel efficiency. Delivering up to 600 hp and a massive 2050 lb-ft of torque, the engines are ADR80/03 compliant and are easily controlled with Eaton’s Ultrashift automated transmission or Freightliner’s SmartShift™ automated shifter.

Step into a Freightliner Argosy and you will be stepping into the truck world’s “most comfortable workplace”. It has a completely flat floor, 6’7″ of head room, swing out steps, and air-suspended seats; just a few of the features that will make you want to settle in for the long-haul.
Highlights include:

  • EzyRider® II high back air-suspension driver and passenger seat with lumbar support, seat cushion tilt/length control
  • Burl wood grain with bright finish instrument bezels, ivory gauges
  • SmartShift™ fingertip control over Eaton UltraShift
  • Electric windows and door locks
  • Adjustable steering column with telescopic and tilt capacity
  • High-performance air-conditioning unit
  • Spacious ‘stand up’ driver friendly living area, flat floor throughout the cab with up to 6’7″ of head room
  • Ample internal storage, clever compartments and internal access to external locker boxes
  • Large bunk and sleeping area with privacy curtains
  • Range of bunks up to 51″ wide with twin bunk in raised roof option

Cab options:

  • 90″ mid-roof (only option available for 8×4)
  • 101″ mid-roof
  • 110″ mid-roof
  • 110″ raised roof for two-up sleeping.

Experience peace of mind in the Freightliner Argosy with the following safety features:

  • Lightweight aluminum construction cab with Henrob self piercing rivets, which exceeds stringent European ECE-R29 crashworthiness standard
  • ICU4M Driver Message Centre (DMC) with 2×20 display
  • Cruise Control
  • Traction control
  • Aerodynamic side mirrors that are electronically adjustable and heated
  • Swing out driver’s side staircase with optional passenger’s side staircase for safe cabin access
  • Ergonomic dash – low-line instrument panel for improved visibility
  • Uncompromised view with curved 24 degree aerodynamic windscreen
  • Wabco ABS anti-lock brake


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