Above: At Wakefield trucks in Adelaide a new Western star
4964EX to MM and De Chalmers from mount Swan station
(Ranch) out of Alice springs in the Northern Territory.
The Mighty best.pictured above towing a triple Road-Train,is
powered by a Cummins signatured power plant that delivers
650hp at 2250ib/foot.
The truck has an Eaton RTL022918B gear box,Meritor RT52-
185 rear axles @ 4.6 ratio,Neway AD 252-10 rear
suspension,4x100 gallon fuel tanks, an Ingersoll Rand air start
with 26" polished alloy tanks, a luxurious custom 62" high rise
sleeper complete with a writing desk, air conditioner,and
impressive storage area on the LHS and rear wall.
Other extras include a CD stacker,an Engel fridge,and
pretty stylish sign writing.
At Mount Swan station they're avid Hawthorn supporters
(Football) which explains the unique colour scheme,and the
"Hawks" logo,making the truck truly "one of a kind."
Story by Jon Wallis...