The history of the brand began more than a half century ago - in 1831 - when the company has specialized in the automation of manual labor items.
"International Harvester", was founded after more than seventy years - in 1902 after the merger "McCormick Harvesting Machine Company" with another giant - "Deering Harvester Company", and that was the basis for the formation of "International Harvester Corporation".
After "International Harvester" ten years has been sufficiently developed enterprise capable of producing trucks equipped with engines as water and air cooling.
Today International is the largest manufacturer of trucks and buses and engines for them. Now Navistar International is the largest manufacturer of trucks and buses. The famous console Navistar belongs to the assignee based at the beginning of the last century, International Harvester, which is engaged in production of trucks, but with time it went bankrupt and was sold in parts.
The new name was received in 1986.