Tag Archives: western star 4800

Town of Mohawk

Next stop on our world class snow plow tour..Town of Mohawk, NY! You may remember the first rig from the Town of Mohawk that graced the digital pages of Daily Diesel Dose, an insane 6×6 Western Star 4800. As it … Continue reading

Posted in Snow Plows | Tagged , | 2 Comments

Western Star 4800 4×4 – City of Watertown

Saaaaaay what! That is what I said when I saw this truck sitting in the lot at Tracey Road Equipment. Nothing more. Nothing less. This Western Star has some interesting features for an Upstate NY spec’d plow truck. First, super … Continue reading

Posted in At the Dealer, Snow Plows | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Brother from a different mother

Daimler Trucks North America, the parent company to both Freightliner and Western Star trucks. Below is an interpretation from each sibling company on what a plow truck should be. Which one would you choose?

Posted in At the Dealer, Snow Plows | Tagged , , , , | 7 Comments

Random Dump Trucks

Welcome to the first Daily Diesel Dose post of 2012!

Posted in At the Dealer | Tagged , | Leave a comment

At The Dealer – Western Star 4800

New trucks, some of them look pretty puny compared to their predecessors with their plastic bits, pointless chrome and car sized steering wheels.  And while the “good ol days” may have passed us by some newer models can still muster up that tough … Continue reading

Posted in At the Dealer | Tagged , | 4 Comments