August 2, 2005
The new W42 platform from Workhorse Custom Chassis boasts a new International VT 275 V-6 diesel engine with 200 horsepower and 440 pounds per foot of torque. The W42 replaces the P42 chassis. Features of the W42 include Brembo four-wheel disc brakes, a new Westport Wide Track I-Beam front axle with a full 50-degree wheel cut, an upgraded transmission for diesel applications, bigger radiator and cooling fan.
Workhorse Custom Chassis, 600 Central Ave., Suite 220, Highland, IL 60037; (866) 467-7300; www.workhorse.com.