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New Features on Navistar's Vocational Trucks

May 2010, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

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Navistar has unveiled a number of new waste collection features now available for the International DuraStar and International WorkStar vocational trucks.


The trucks feature a cab air suspension system, which is standard on WorkStar and optional on DuraStar, and a double-sided galvanized steel cab. The cab comes with a five-year limited warranty.

The cab ergonomics and stair-step entry/exit increase driver productivity and reduce driver fatigue during the course of the day, the company says. Both the WorkStar and DuraStar can be spec'd to accommodate stand-up, right-hand drive (SRD) configurations. With the DuraStar's sloped hood, SRD conversions work especially well, providing operators with outstanding forward and side-to-side visibility.

The WorkStar offers a cooling system mounted above the frame rail, to protect the radiator in off-highway environments and allow front-end power take-off mounting without having to put a hole in the radiator.

International mounted the DuraStar's cooling package in mega-brackets at the front of the frame rails. Standard, wide-track front axles on the DuraStar and WorkStar allow for greater wheel cut and a shorter turning radius.

International offers a lineup of 2010 MaxxForce engines specified for the waste collection industry, from its mid-range diesel (MRD) MaxxForce DT, MaxxForce 9 and MaxxForce 10 to its heavy-duty diesel (HDD) big bore diesel options in the MaxxForce 11 and MaxxForce 13. International vocational trucks powered by 2010 MaxxForce engines use MaxxForce advanced exhaust gas recirculation emissions technology.

More info: www.navistar.com

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