Build Breakdown: Red Storm Rising

If you follow us on one of our many social media channels you will have seen this truck a few times. It’s a 2020 Western Star 4900EX in Viper Red which in stock form it is a gorgeous truck. But once you let the guys at D. Forsyth Ltd. get their hands on it, it goes up a notch or two. Features like a 7” Dynaflex exhaust, stainless steel 1/2 fenders, custom stainless steel box covers, and 20” blind mount bumper just to name a few. Take a look at some before and after as well as the full spec list below.




Model: 2020 Western Star 4900EX
Engine: Detroit DD15, 505 HP, 1750 FT/LB
Transmission: Eaton 18-Speed
Bunk: 68” Ultra Low Bunk
Wheelbase: 265
Ratio: 3.42
Custom Options:

  • 7" Dynaflex Exhaust

  • Stainless Steel 1/2 Fenders

  • Custom Stainless Steel Box Covers

  • 6 Red LED Rear Bunk lights

  • 20" Blind Mount Bumper

  • Painted Custom Back Filler Panel

  • Blind Mount Sun Visor

Big thanks to D. Forsyth Ltd. for the business and the after photos!

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