TITLE

Western Star truck helps put 'Reliable' in custom car hauler's business name

PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
Trailer / Body Builders;Jun2006, Vol. 47 Issue 8, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the 2005 Western Star 4900 SA truck which is being driven by Dan Pedersen when transporting custom-made automobiles across the U.S. and Canada. Information is presented on the engine and transmission of the truck. An evaluation of the performance of the truck in terms of handling and maneuverability is presented.
ACCESSION #
21583939

 

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