LOUISVILLE, KY. Western Star Trucks announced several updates to its product line at the Mid-America Trucking Show here today, including the following:
- All models will be built with new insulation in the cab and sleeper beginning later in the year. Benefits include greater sound absorption and lighter weight.
- The OEM’s 6900 XD Twin Steer is now available with all-wheel drive, for applications requiring additional traction and power.
- The 109-in. BBC 4900 SA has been restyled to resemble the 123-in. BBC 4900 SA. Changes include stainless steel side intakes, improved visibility and increased aerodynamics.
Western Star also announced changes to its LowMax chassis, including new lowered front and rear suspensions, horizontal exhaust availability, forward-mounted 23-in. fuel tanks and day cab options on the 4900 FA and 4900 EX.
For more information, visit www.westernstartrucks.com.