The Western Star 6900XD, known as the “Planetary-Drive”, is designed for the most Extreme Off-Road applications. Equipped with 110,000lb Planetary Drive Rear Axles, 30,000lb Front Axle, 110,000lb Rear Suspension, Manual or Automatic Transmission, and Full “C” Channel Quadruple Frame Rails, this Truck is capable of handling Maximum Payloads. Powered by a 500 HP, 60 Series DDE Tier III Off-Road Engine, the reported availability of these Trucks is at 96-97%. With fuel consumption reported at 5.3-5.6 gph, (gallons per hour), this Truck is on the Leaderboard for Cost of Operation, compared to other equipment in the industry Hauling or Transporting similar Payloads.
In the Quarry and Fly Ash Industries, these Trucks are fitted with 66 Cu. Yd. Dump Bodies, equipped with Vibrators and Full Bed Liners to insure quick discharge, with little or no build-up of material sticking in the Body.
As these trucks are strictly Off-Highway vehicles, they cannot be operated on Local, State, or Federal Highways. We are equipped with our own Fleet of Lo-Boys, and stand ready to transport these Trucks to your jobsite.
For more information on the "Planetary-Drive Truck," contact Carl Hubbard at 304-254-7827 ext. 202, or via email at email@example.com
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