Freightliner Transmissions by Eaton, Allison and Detroit
The Detroit Diesel DT12 Automated Manual Transmission
Drive the next generation of freightliner transmission technology with the new Detroit 12-speed, direct- or over-drive automated manual transmission. It combines an automated clutch with a computer-controlled shift actuator to give you the power you need while optimizing fuel economy.
Your fleet’s profitability depends on boosting fuel economy and increasing durability. Detroit engineers have looked at every opportunity to reduce fuel consumption and increase efficiency. They’ve built sturdy components and designed the DT12’s operation to limit unnecessary wear and tear.
With more new drivers coming into the market, it’s critical to ensure your fuel economy goals are met, and your trucks continue to last for years to come. With the easy-to-operate AMT transmission, drivers reach their optimal performance sooner.
The computer-controlled UltraShift transmission—a fuel-efficient, durable two-pedal solution—comes in six models and combines the best of a manual and automated transmission into one hybrid solution. You can also choose from manual and automated models to suit a specific application. No matter which one you go with, you can count on it to be durable and reliable because it’s produced by the world’s leading manufacturer of heavy-duty truck transmissions, Eaton.