Information and news on Western Star Trucks...
Dec. 12, 2012 |
Fyda Freightliner Western Star Zanesville opened for business on May 2 in Zanesville, OH. Sitting on 15 acres, the 46,000-sq.-ft. full-service truck dealership is located at 5005 East Pike, which is situated on I-70 at exit 160...
May 18, 2016 |
Western Star’s Multi-Body Transformer concept is designed to make swapping truck bodies as easy as 1-2-3: drop one body, add another, and send the same truck back to work as a different vehicle. That’s the theory...
May 16, 2016 |
GREENVILLE, SC. Leveraging an iconic brand and Daimler corporate clout, Western Star is looking to “transform” the off-road construction and mining markets with a new line of specialty trucks and an innovative system for swapping truck bodies to suit the immediate needs of equipment operators in the...
May 13, 2016 |
ST. LOUIS. Western Star, a division of Daimler Trucks North America, showcased its 4900 109 in. BBC model with a unique powertrain option at the National Truck Equipment Assn.’s Work Truck Show here...
Mar. 10, 2010 |
Kelley Platt will be taking over as gm for Western Star Truck Sales, Inc. – a division of Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) – starting April 1 following the retirement of the OEM’s current gm, Michael Jackson, on March 31...
Feb. 3, 2015 |
C.R. England has introduced 2016 Western Star 5700 XE tractors into its fleet, the company announced. Starting in July and then over the next several months, almost 200 new units will be put into service in the C.R. England fleet, with tenured solo and team drivers and million miler drivers the...
Jul. 16, 2015 |
Mar. 26, 2015 |
If you think William Kolias' 2003 Western Star looks brand new, you're not alone. Yet it's how Kolias keeps his tractor -- equipped with a Caterpillar C-15 engine mated to an 18-speed manual -- in showroom-perfect shape that's the most interesting part: it's coated in glass...
Jun. 25, 2015 |
Western Star - a division of Daimler Trucks North America - showed off both the daycab and sleeper-equipped version of its new 5700XE tractor at the Mid America Trucking Show this year; an event that also witnessed an executive changeover as outgoing general manager officially handed over the reins...
Mar. 26, 2015 |