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Western Star 5700XE Now in OBAC Rebate Program

Posted: June 1, 2015

OTTAWA — The aerodynamic Western Star 5700XE, is now included in the Owner-Operator’s Business Association of Canada’s “Any Way You Like It” rebate program.

Eligible members will get $1,200 dollars back on a day-cab or sleeper model.

The rebate can be applied to the purchase price of the truck, used for a dealer parts/service credit, or it can be taken as cash back through the dealer, according to the group.

Launched in 2014, the 5700XE is a big classic-styled truck but with aerodynamics and the second most aerodynamic truck in the Daimler Trucks North America stable, next to the Freightliner Cascadia.

Rebate program features:

  • Valid for any new Western Star 4900 or 5700XE model truck or tractor – new orders or from dealer stock (gliders not eligible)
  • Offer valid for any new truck purchase regardless of truck model year
  • Trucks must be delivered by December 31, 2015

Current OBAC members qualify for rebates based on truck configuration:

  • $1,200 rebate for 5700XE day-cab or sleeper
  • $1,500 rebate for 4900 model day-cab
  • $2,000 rebate for 4900 model sleeper cabs

Program requirements:

  • Active OBAC members must present the dealer with a their current membership card at time of purchase
  • OBAC membership must be current for at least 30 days at time of purchase
  • Each member/company is limited to three rebates per calendar year
  • Rebate must be claimed within 30 days of retail sale

For more information, visit OBAC’s website.



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