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The new International HX Series is available in both a set-forward axle HX520 and a set-back...
The HX was first introduced in 2016 as a premium vocational model to replace the PayStar.... Navistar said it focused on drivers in designing the new, larger cab.
Functional external air cleaners add classic style to the International HX. Dump, mixer, and heavy haul are prime applications for the new International HX Series.
With its robust stance and striking chrome grille and accents, the Western Star 49X is a truck...
A day of driving at the DTNA Truck Proving Grounds outside Madras, Oregon, provided both...
HDT Editor Jack Roberts prepares to take his inaugural lap around DTNA’s Madras, Oregon, Proving...
From snowplows and mixers to bulk haul tractors and everything in between, the wide selection of...
The all-new Western Star 49X Vocational Truck.
Clear back-of-cab packaging helps speed up upfits and includes forward-mounted DEF tanks, a...

Test Drive: Western Star 49x [Photos]

Built from the ground up as an all-new vocational truck, the Western Star 49X was built to work in a variety of demanding fleet applications, from construction to logging to oil fields and more.

Volvo Trucks North America’s Class 8 VNR Electric truck led a group of Southern California...
The new Port of Long Beach bridge is a $1.5 billion, 7-year joint effort.
Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia dedicated the Port of Long Beach’s new cable-stayed bridge before...
The new Western Star 49X truck is designed for a range of Class 8 vocational applications.
The Western Star 49X, available with a set-forward axle, is lighter than the 4900 for more payload.
For the time being, Western Star will continue to sell both the 4900 Series as well as the new 49X.

Western Star 49X in Photos

The all-new Western Star 49X Class 8 vocational truck is lighter yet stronger than its predecessor, with new safety and driver comfort features, plus details that make adding a body simpler.

Best of Show 1st Place: Brian Dreher's 2016 Peterbilt 389
Best of Show 2nd Place: Jason Koch's 2010 Peterbilt 389
Best of Show 3rd Place: Jake Robak's 2006 Peterbilt 379 Car Carrier
2020 Fact Book: Safety [Photos]
Private fleets reported a DOT Recordable crash rate of 0.54 accidents per million miles in the...
Among drivers and pedestrians killed in crashes in 2018, drivers of large trucks had the lowest...

2020 Fact Book: Safety [Photos]

With the recent addition of the fed's Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse, the industry is now, more than ever, in need of data concerning the safety of its drivers and the environment in which they work.

2020 Fact Book: Parts & Service [Photos]
The dealer remains the preferred outlet for parts with 49% of aftermarket demand. Compared to...
Over the last five years, there have been approximately 330 merger and acquisition transactions...

2020 Fact Book: Parts & Service [Photos]

A look at not only the costs involved with the repair and maintenance of trucks, but also what is going on in the mergers and acquisitions world, and its effect on the aftermarket.

2020 Fact Book: Drivers [Photos]
2020 Fact Book: Drivers [Photos]
2020 Fact Book: Drivers [Photos]