Western Star 4900SB

Western Star Offers Lightweight Components for Weight-Sensitive Applications

Fuel and DEF tank size options, aluminum components offer weight reductions without sacrificing durability LOUISVILLE, Ky. – March 21, 2012 – Western Star Truck Sales, Inc. offers its weight-sensitive customers lightweight spec options that increase payload capacity and improve fuel efficiency. Ideal for liquid and dry bulk applications, customers can spec their trucks with dozens … Continue reading

TCI Dealerships Part of DTNA’s New Elite Support Network

New Program Builds Customer Service Quality through Continuous Improvement Processes LOUISVILLE, Ky. – March 22, 2012 – Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) today announced the launch of Elite Support, a collaborative program between Daimler Trucks North America and its truck dealers, focused on improving the customer experience at Freightliner and Western Star branded dealerships. The … Continue reading

Detroit Diesel Corporation Announces Detroit Genuine Parts with the Detroit Brand

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – March 22, 2012 – Detroit Diesel Corporation continues its move to optimize development of vertically integrated powertrain solutions by announcing the re-naming of the Detroit Diesel Genuine Parts brand to simply Detroit Genuine Parts. The former Detroit Diesel reliabilt® brand will be folded into the Detroit Genuine Parts brand as well. Detroit … Continue reading

Western Star Reports Improved Fuel Efficiency with 4900 FE Package

Customization options also improving aerodynamics for liquid and dry bulk customers LOUISVILLE, Ky. – March 21, 2012 – Western Star Truck Sales, Inc. today announced that the new Western Star® 4900 set-back (SB) with Fuel Efficiency (FE) package, combined with the fuel efficient and proven Detroit DD15® featuring BlueTec® SCR technology, is showing the most … Continue reading

Daimler Trucks North America Leads Industry by Certifying Complete Vehicle Lineup GHG14 Compliant

PORTLAND, ORE. – Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) today announced that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has certified DTNA’s complete portfolio of model year 2013 on-highway, vocational and medium duty vehicles as fully compliant with the new greenhouse gas 2014 (GHG14) regulations. DTNA’s GHG14 compliance has been achieved one full year ahead of the mandate … Continue reading