Brand new Western Star truck released for American Truck Simulator

The all-new Western Star truck for American Truck Simulator has been released

The Western Star 57X was released for SCS Software’s American Truck Simulator, which arrived with a unique “Rising Phoenix” paint scheme.

American Truck Simulator players can now enjoy an all-new truck, thanks to the association with Oregon-based truck manufacturer Western Star.

The partnership sees Western Star 57X joining the sim and is available for purchase now from any of the Western Star Trucks’ in-game dealerships.

Notably, the 57X ​​received a joint release in American Truck Simulator (ATS) and the real world, with Western Star Daimler Truck North America’s parent company aiming to build awareness of its new model. The 57X ​​features a 5.8% increase in fuel efficiency over the outgoing 5700XE, a major advantage given the current fuel price crunch.

“The 57X ​​is engineered, designed and engineered specifically for owner-operators and small fleets looking for a truck that delivers the safety, efficiency, durability and prestige that only Western Star can offer,” said David Carson, Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Daimler Truck North America.

On the ATS, the 57X ​​comes with a range of configurable layouts and options; Including a choice of day cabins or 72 sleepers cabs; Three short chassis options, two long ones, and five interiors. There is also a special “Phoenix Rising” paint unique to the new 57X truck and trailer of your choice.

The all-new Western Star truck for American Truck Simulator has been released

The game also offers a range of Detroit powertrain options, with the 57X ​​available in the real world a choice of DD13 Gen 5, DD15 Gen 5 and DD16 Detroit engines, with Detroit DT12 Direct or Overdrive AMT transmissions also available.

Looking to take the new Western Star 57X for a spin at the ATS? Let us know in the comments below.

Source: SCS Software Blog

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