Patriot Truck Sales has carved out an important niche in the trucking industry. Our team buys tractors, fixes them up and sells them to people who are taking a chance on themselves by starting their own business in a very challenging industry. The used 2016 Western Star 5700XE near Dallas, TX is an excellent example of an affordable tractor platform that is equipped with everything a new owner/operator needs to successfully compete.
This truck is a relative newcomer to the Patriot Truck Sales inventory and still has a lot of life left its engine with a little more than 500,000 miles on the odometer. Schedule a test drive with the truck today by calling 855-200-3075.
Engine Specs and Features
The used 2016 Western Star 5700XE available at Patriot Truck Sales is a Class 8 platform that is equipped with a 14.8-liter, inline six-cylinder engine attached to a DT12 Autoshift transmission. Future owners can tune the Detriot DD15 engine to produce 400 to 505 horsepower and 1,550 to 1,750 pound-feet of torque. Additionally, it uses air-powered brakes and uses a 6-by-4 driveline. Owners will be able to use the truck to safely haul a wide variety of cargo.
Drivers will be able to easily monitor all of the important systems used by the Western Star tractor through a series of clear gauges and be able to easily reach all buttons and switches.
When the time comes for the driver to take their legally mandated rest periods, they’ll be able to rest on a brand-new mattress in the sleeper cab. More importantly, Western Star engineers have built a lot of convenient storage space inside of the truck’s cabin. In addition to being able to store everything a driver needs to temporarily live on the road, owners will also be able to keep all necessary documents close at hand.