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Western Star 6900 XD
October 13, 2008

Western Star Trucks offers a new Western Star 6900 XD paired with a heavy-duty dump body from J&J. that is built to haul loads up to 40 U.S. tons. The 6900 XD 40-ton dump is designed to minimize cost per ton of material hauled and maximize shift productivity through efficient fuel consumption, fast cycle times and superior operator comfort. Key specifications include 110,000 pound planetary drive axles, a Detroit Diesel Series 60 engine with Tier 3 off-highway emission ratings, a fully automatic Allison 4500 RDS transmission, and purpose built dump box. With this configuration, the truck is a cost effective, turnkey solution for mining and quarry customers.