International Trucks is an American truck manufacturer featured in American Truck Simulator. Created in 1986 as the successor to International Harvester, Navistar operates as the owner of International brand of trucks and diesel engines, the company also produces military vehicles through its Navistar Defense subsidiary along with bus production through IC Bus. Currently, Traton SE (formerly Volkswagen Truck and Bus) is the largest stakeholder of Navistar, owning 17% of the company.

International Trucks was the next truck brand featured after Volvo.[1] The International with International LoneStar was added to the game on December 12, 2019, along with the 1.36 update.

It was firstly featured in the 18 Wheels of Steel series under the fake name Intrepid.

The headquarters of International Trucks are located in Lisle, Illinois.

Release History[edit | edit source]

  • 25 January 2016: In a blog post about licensing issues, SCS Software showed a picture of the International LoneStar model.[1]
  • 3 July 2018: SCS Software Twitter: SCS CEO Pavel Šebor was visiting the parent company of International.[2]
  • 12 August 2018: Polish YouTuber Wujek Bohun interviews SCS Programmer Eryk Dwornicki, who reveals that the next truck for American Truck Simulator will be International.[3]
  • 13 September 2018: SCS Community Manager Carthoo shows off a CAD drawing of the Lonestar on SCS forum.[4]
  • 3 November 2018: After a quick escalation between Volvo Trucks North America and SCS Software, the Volvo VNL (older model) will arrive before the LoneStar, within a month.
  • 5 November 2018: The Volvo VNL was officially released.
  • 20 December 2018: During a livestream, SCS confirms that two trucks (assumed to be the International Lonestar and the Freightliner Cascadia) will arrive in 2019.
  • 4 February 2019: SCS Software officially reveals the LoneStar, with another CAD of the International LoneStar truck in a livestream to celebrate the 3rd anniversary of American Truck Simulator, claiming that it will arrive soon and Also a video of the progress, including interior and cab CAD progress.[5]
  • 10 May 2019: A truck dealer can be found under construction in Redding as of version 1.35.
  • 10 October 2019: 1.36 Open Beta is released and International dealerships were added in Santa Cruz, Flagstaff, Alamogordo, Salem, and Bellingham.
  • 7 November 2019: With Utah DLC released, Provo is one of the cities that also has an International dealership.
  • 25 November 2019: SCS Software teases the International LoneStar in a short video.[6]
  • 27 November 2019: SCS Software teases the International LoneStar in Instagram Stories.[7]
  • 4 December 2019: SCS Software share a short video on their twitter account showing the interior of the International LoneStar.[8]
  • 6 December 2019: International LoneStar appears in the Steam database.[9]
  • 10 December 2019:
    • 08:21 UTC: SCS Software shared a short video on their Social medias showing a little of International LoneStar.[10]
    • 15:57 UTC: SCS Software officially announces that the International LoneStar will soon arrive to the game.[11]
  • 12 December 2019: International LoneStar is released along with a trailer video.[12]

Models[edit | edit source]

Model name 18 Wheels of Steel name Image
International 8600 Intrepid 8600

18 Wheels of Steel: American Long Haul

International 9200 Intrepid 9200

18 Wheels of Steel: American Long Haul

International 9300 Intrepid Eagle

18 Wheels of Steel: American Long Haul

International 9400 Intrepid 9400

18 Wheels of Steel: American Long Haul

International 9900i Intrepid 9900

18 Wheels of Steel: American Long Haul

Available Preconfigured Models[edit | edit source]

There are 5 different preconfigured models at International truck dealers in ATS, but all of them are customizable.

Name Image Series Chassis Cabin Engine Power Engine Torque Gearbox Fuel Paint List Price Required Level
International LoneStar Day Cab LoneStar 6x2 Day Cab 400 hp (298kW) 1,650 lb-ft (2237 Nm) / 1,000 rpm Eaton FM-15E310B-LAS 140 gal Red $119,605.- 0
International LoneStar Day Cab LoneStar 6x4 Day Cab 450 hp (335kW) 1,650 lb-ft (2237 Nm) / 1,000 rpm Eaton FO-20E313A-MHP 200 gal Black $135,460.- 0
International LoneStar High Rise Sleeper LoneStar 6x2 High Rise Sleeper 500 hp (373kW) 1,850 lb-ft (2508 Nm) / 1,000 rpm Eaton Endurant EEO-18F112C 240 gal Sunny Yellow $168,040.- 0
International LoneStar High Rise Sleeper LoneStar 6x4 High Rise Sleeper 565 hp (421kW) 1,850 lb-ft (2508 Nm) / 1,150 rpm Eaton FO-22E318B-VXP 280 gal Blue Metallic $185,710.- 0
International LoneStar Sky Rise Sleeper LoneStar 6x4 Sky Rise Sleeper 605 hp (451kW) 2,050 lb-ft (2779 Nm) / 1,150 rpm Eaton FO-22E318B-VXP R 280 gal Red Metallic $202,545.- 0

Truck Dealers[edit | edit source]

There are 7 International truck dealers in ATS.

City State
Alamogordo New Mexico Flag.png New Mexico
Bellingham Flag of Washington.png Washington
Boise Flag of Idaho small.png Idaho
Flagstaff Arizona Flag.png Arizona
Salem Flag Oregon Front.png Oregon
Santa Cruz CA mini.png California
Provo Flag of Utah small.png Utah

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Wujek Bohun on YouTube, 2018-08-12 (accessed 2018-08-12)
  2. SCS Software on Twitter, 2018-07-02 (accessed 2018-07-02)
  3. Wujek Bohun on YouTube, 2018-08-12 (accessed 2018-08-12)
  4. Carthoo on SCS Forum, 2018-09-13 (accessed 2018-09-24)
  5. American Truck Simulator 3rd Anniversary Stream, 2019-02-04 (accessed 2019-02-04)
  6. SCS Software on YouTube, 2019-11-25 (accessed 2019-11-25)
  7. SCS Forum, 2019-11-27 (accessed 2019-11-27)
  8. SCS Software, Twitter, 2019-12-04 (accessed 2019-12-04)
  9. SCS Forum, 2019-12-06 (accessed 2019-12-06)
  10. SCS Software, Twitter, 2019-12-10 (accessed 2019-12-10)
  11. SCS Software, The LoneStar is arriving in American Truck Simulator, 2019-12-10 (accessed 2019-12-10)
  12. SCS Software, The International LoneStar has arrived, 2019-12-12 (accessed 2019-12-12)

See also[edit | edit source]

Trucks
Euro Truck Simulator
(Overview, Dealers)
Majestic Actros - Runner Magnum - Swift R - Valiant FH16
Euro Truck Simulator 2
(Overview, Dealers)
DAF: XF 105, XF Euro 6 - Iveco: Stralis, Stralis Hi-Way - MAN: TGX, TGX Euro 6 - Mercedes-Benz: Actros, New Actros - Renault: Magnum, Premium, T - Scania: R, R 2009, S, Streamline - Volvo: FH16 2009, FH16 2012
American Truck Simulator
(Overview, Dealers)
International Trucks: LoneStar - Kenworth: T680, W900 - Mack Trucks: Anthem - Peterbilt: 389, 579 - Volvo: VNL - Western Star Trucks: 49X

Upcoming: Freightliner Trucks: Cascadia

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