1. Can’t make it to the GIE+EXPO 2017?
    LawnSite brings the trade show floor to your fingertips with our new GIE+EXPO 2017 Sneak Peek video series debuting now in the Lawn Mowing forum.

    Dismiss Notice

Sterling Bullet

Discussion in 'Trucks and Trailers' started by Marek, Mar 11, 2008.

  1. Marek

    Marek LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,388

    Has anyone seen one of these? How were they built? Whats the pricing like? I spoke to a dealer today that has Ford and Sterling said that they are comparable trucks with a n edge to the Ford as far as quality.
     
  2. stuvecorp

    stuvecorp LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,245

    I have looked at them and they spec out good. I probably won't get one this year but with the 6.7, 6 speed auto and factory exhaust brake it should be a towing monster. A pimped out 5500 two wheel drive was coming in about $40,000.
     
  3. Wrobel#1

    Wrobel#1 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 114

    Its a new dodge
     
  4. pj550v12

    pj550v12 LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 302

    Its a new, more expensive dodge . . .
     
  5. BlackCloudDiesel

    BlackCloudDiesel LawnSite Member
    Messages: 103

    That's exactly what they are. I have a few Sterling's and love them, Sterling is owned by Freightliner which is part of Mopar, how does that saying go again.....

    "You buy a Ford to work
    a GM to drive around
    and a Mopar to Fix"
     
  6. TXNSLighting

    TXNSLighting LawnSite Fanatic
    from DFW, TX
    Messages: 6,464

    ha!!! Now thats great.
     
  7. oakhillslandscaping

    oakhillslandscaping LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 643

    i cant see spending 40,000 or over on a truck that small, you could spend 40,000 on a bigger more officient truck, however they are really nice and i kno a guy that has the 3500 dodge with that same exhuast brake and that truck sounds mean
     
  8. LawnGuy73

    LawnGuy73 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,946

    Its a 2500 or 3500 Dodge Ram with a Sterling Grill and about a $10,000 higher price tag.
     
  9. mag360

    mag360 LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,446

    4500 or 5500.
    Compares to f550 or chevy 4500 5500's.
     
  10. LawnGuy73

    LawnGuy73 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,946

    I meant the body style.
     

Share This Page