Christopher Goodfellow - 10 March 2011
Mike Jackson, General Manager at Western Star, said: "The Western Star 4700 broadens our product line-up to meet the growing needs of value-minded vocational customers who still demand the attributes found in a traditional Western Star truck.
"Hand-built with unmatched attention to detail, the 4700 features the same durability, ruggedness and reliability our customers expect from Western Star."
Three engine choices are available for the new models, a Detroit Diesel DD13, or Cummins ISC or ISL engines. All engines use Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) technology to meet the latest emissions regulations and require Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF).
Christopher Goodfellow - 4 April 2011
Detroit Diesel sold more than 25,000 engines equipped with its BlueTec Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) technology last year. Brad Williamson, Director of Engine and Component Marketing at Daimler Trucks North America, said: "We're proud of our chosen 2010 emissions solution, and our sales confirm that our customers have accepted and...
Christopher Goodfellow - 7 September 2010
Truck fuel economy expert and manager of sustainability at Penske, Ralph Stockmayer, told attendees at a recent Penske forum its new Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) equipped trucks provided large fuel savings compared to 2007 models. According to reports from FleetOwner's blog, the comparison saw 2010 models gain an 11.3% in fuel...