Looks tough, drives easy

Western Star 49X a premium addition to vocational lineup.

March-April 2021

Tom Berg


A heavy-haul tractor ought to look the part, and this one from Western Star surely does. It’s a 49
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Lucas Oil

Tom Berg worked his way through college by driving trucks. Since 1978, he’s been writing about trucks and trucking. He holds a Class A commercial driver’s license and drives trucks as part of story research. While semi-retired, Berg still writes about semis as a contributing editor at Land Line.