You'll ride low and run proud in the Western Star
LowMax. Both the 4900 EX and 4900 FA LowMax are designed for
Owner-Operators who demand the maximum in pride and performance. Almost
a foot lower than standard configurations, the LowMax is ideal for
grain, cattle, auto, and boat haulers looking for a low vehicle
profile. Personalize it to the max with chrome and stainless steel
accessories available exclusively through your Western Star dealer.
- GVWR: 52,000 lbs.
- 4900 EX 132" BBC
- 4900 FA 123" BBC
- Cab and sleeper lowered 5"
- Minimum overall height: under 102" with lights and cab horns removed and 295/60R 22.5 tires
- Cat C-15 or Detroit Diesel Series 60 engines
- 1625 square inch aluminum radiator
- 6.38" ride height AirLiner™ rear suspension
- 5" drop-front axle
- AirLiner™ low-profile front suspension
- Premium interior trim options
- Available galvanized steel severe duty cab
- Available composite aluminum cab floor
- DDC Series 60 380 hp
- DDC Series 60 380-550 hp
- Caterpillar C15 435-625 hp
- Eaton Fuller FR-13210B (7, 10, 11, 13, 15 and 18-speed)
- Eaton Fuller AutoShift/UltraShift
- Allison Automatic
- Taperleaf 12,000-20,000 lbs.
- AirLiner 12,000 lbs.
- Taperleaf 12,000-36,000 lbs.
- AirLiner 40,000 lbs.
- WABCO 4S/4M Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) without traction enhancement
- 100-gallon/378 liter aluminum - RH