Trucks – New Enhancements to the Western Star 4700
The Western Star 4700 has always been the most popular truck in the line-up, and now it is even better. With a wide variety of improvements, you won’t need to even look at the competition when finding the best truck for you. New improvements include:
- New Cummins X12 engine – This engine is lightweight and will be sure to boost your profitability. Even though it is lightweight, it doesn’t lack the power needed to get the job done. You’ll still be getting 1,700 lb.-ft of torque and 500 HP all while weighing up to 600 lbs less than other medium bore engines.
- New Detroit DT12 transmission – Get a smoother ride and less driver fatigue with new features, like creep mode, hill start aid and a precise pneumatic shift and clutch control.
- Several new safety features – Make sure you and other drives are safe on the road. New safety features include bumper mounted radar units, automatic brake application, and lane departure cameras/warnings.
Western Star is proud the 4700 has been an ever-growing number of customers’ choice and they know the new enhancements will make their experience even better and profitable.