Freightliner plant on 'American Trucker' Thursday

Published 12:00 am Wednesday, July 20, 2011

CLEVELAND — A TV show about truckers will feature the Freightliner plant in Cleveland.
“American Trucker,” an original series on the SPEED network, will broadcast an episode at 10 p.m. Thursday about Freightliner Trucks customer Gully Transportation. The show will include the production of one of Gully Transportation’s newest trucks — a 2011 Cascadia — in the Cleveland manufacturing facility.
The TV series focuses on the backstories of truckers and their industry. Robb Mariani hosts.
The Cleveland plant manufactures Freightliner brand trucks and employs more than 800.
Contact reporter Emily Ford at 704-797-4264.