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Western Star’s Class 8 vocational trucks include four distinct models: the 4700, 4800, 4900 and 6900. All axle configurations are also represented and include the set-forward (SF), set-back (SB) and twin-steer (TS). The latest addition to Western Star’s product line, the 4700 truck models are ideal for the dump, plow, sewer vac, crane, roll-off and mixer applications. The 4700 has a 110-inch BBC and is available with power ratings from 260 to 450 hp. The new 4800 series has a 109-inch BBC and is available with power ratings from 350 to 450 hp. The 4800 is the right choice for more demanding construction, government, refuse and utility applications. The versatile 4900 product line is perfectly suited for long-haul and severe duty vocational applications. The 6900 models are built for extreme duty applications such as mining and oil field operations, and feature a 141-inch BBC with power ratings from 425 to 600 hp.