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May 13, 2022

New Sunshine Coast Dealership for Western Star Trucks

  Western Star Trucks dealer Wideland Group has recently opened a new location on the Sunshine Coast. Located at 13 Kikuyu Road, Chevallum, the new dealership comprises a 1,125 m2 facility with four full-depth truck bays
September 28, 2021

Western Star Wishes Wakefield Trucks Stalwart Brian Umpherston a Happy Retirement

After almost 70 years in the trucking and diesel engine industry, Western Star Trucks wishes Wakefield Trucks co-founder Brian Umpherston well as he commences his much-deserved retirement after a career dedicated to trucking. Of his seven
September 24, 2021

All New Western Star 47X Revealed in United States

Earlier today, Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) unveiled the brand new Western Star 47X in the United States. After launching the 49X a year ago, the 47X is the second truck in Western Star’s entirely new
July 13, 2021

Western Star Trucks Partners with Outback Futures

Western Star Trucks has formally partnered with not-for-profit organisation Outback Futures with an agreement to make a donation to the mental health and wellbeing service provider for every Western Star purchased in Queensland. Committed to long
May 12, 2021

New Western Star Truck Marketplace Launched

In a first for the trucking industry, Penske Australia has launched a brand new permanent online truck marketplace for Western Star Trucks at https://penske.scms.carsalesnetwork.com.au. Customers can now easily navigate through all MAN and Western Star new
April 27, 2021
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Western Star Dealership Change in Tamworth

Western Star Trucks sales, parts, and service dealer, North Star Motors, has transferred ownership of its Tamworth dealership to Double R Trucks. With expertise across the heavy-duty trucking, mining, and agricultural industries, Double R Trucks Tamworth
April 13, 2021

Western Star Announces Blind Spot Radar Option

Blind spot radar has been introduced across the Western Star Trucks range giving drivers even greater confidence behind the wheel. By scanning the area alongside the truck, the ‘Spotto’ blind spot radar system helps eliminate the
February 26, 2021

Corbet’s Parts & Industrial Joins Penske Network

Penske Australia will welcome Corbet’s Parts & Industrial to its dealer network, servicing the greater Gympie region in Queensland, as of Monday March 1st. Forming part of the larger Corbet’s Group, Corbet’s Parts & Industrial has