TerraStar adds new features

Weber, Rick
November 2011
Trailer / Body Builders;Nov2011, Vol. 53 Issue 1, p39
Trade Publication
The article highlights the new features added by International to its Class 4-5 TerraStar chassis during the fourth quarter of 2011. They include the Allison 1000 Series six-speed transmission, the 30k GCW Allison 1000 Series transmission, and the air-assist-powered park brake. It also details the addition of Sheppard 50-degree steering ear, driver-controlled locking differential, and split-bench seating with center console.


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