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Peterbilt Features Medium Duty Lineup at Work Truck Show

A versatile medium-duty lineup and the rugged Model 567 will highlight Peterbilt’s exhibit at the National Truck Equipment Association (NTEA) 2017 Work Truck Show® in Indianapolis, Ind., March 14-17, the company announced. The Work Truck Show showcases North America’s leading manufacturers and distributors of commercial trucks, truck bodies, truck equipment and accessories. The show also […]

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Peterbilt announces new design features and options that result in weight savings, better performance and improved serviceability for the Peterbilt Model 220. Among the new features is a redesigned vertical exhaust. The single canister aftertreatment in this design replaces the former dual canister design, saving up to 100 lbs. per unit. The design also increases […]

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Peterbilt Showcases Model 567 SFFA at 2017 CONEXPO-CONAGG

Peterbilt is showcasing its Model 567 Set Forward Front Axle (SFFA), featuring innovative design solutions and class-leading performance, at this year’s CONEXPO-CON/AGG show at the Las Vegas Convention Center, March 7-11. The Model 567 SFFA is engineered to optimize weight distribution, resulting in maximized payloads while meeting state and federal bridge laws. Ideal for mixer […]

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The Peterbilt Store Name Peterbilt North American Dealer of the Year

Peterbilt named The Peterbilt Store its North American Dealer of the Year for its outstanding fleet sales and support, excellent PACCAR MX engine sales and territory acquisition that increased their area of responsibility to a total of 15 locations in seven states. “The Peterbilt Store has been an outstanding PACCAR partner since they joined the […]

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Peterbilt’s Red Oval Program Expands to Include Pre-Owned PacLease Trucks

Peterbilt’s Red Oval certified pre-owned truck program now includes PacLease trucks with the complimentary Red Oval Assurance Warranty that provides engine and aftertreatment coverage for vehicles up to five model years or 550,000 miles, Peterbilt Motors Company recently announced.  In addition to the industry’s longest standard warranty coverage, buyers of qualified pre-leased PacLease trucks receive […]

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Peterbilt Adds Collison Mitigation to Medium-Duty Models

Peterbilt is adding Bendix® Wingman® Advanced™ to its medium-duty Models 337 and 348, providing collision mitigation technology that improves safety and integrates with the Bendix® ESP® full stability system. Bendix Wingman Advanced gives drivers alerts to take evasive action and will actively engage braking if the system detects an imminent collision.  “The introduction of Bendix […]

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Peterbilt Pride & Class Parade Showcases Customer Trucks in a Procession Through Denton, Texas, Downtown Square

Nearly 50 Peterbilt customers showed their pride and showcased their ride by circling the City of Denton’s Downtown Square before hundreds who gathered to take in the spectacle during the first Peterbilt Pride & Class Parade. Peterbilt Motors Company has their heavy-duty truck manufacturing facility and is headquartered in Denton, Texas. Trucks ranging from a […]

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Peterbilts Powered by PACCAR MX-11 Engine Maximizing Fuel Economy, Efficiency

Since the first installation of a PACCAR MX-11 engine into a Peterbilt truck earlier this year, the lightweight, fuel-efficient engine has been exceeding the company’s expectations, and those of its customers, Peterbilt Motors Company announced during the ATA Management Conference & Exhibition in Las Vegas. “Feedback is overwhelmingly positive with customers noting improved fuel economy, […]

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Peterbilt Model 579 EPIQs Superior Fuel Efficiency Now Available in Day Cab Configurations

Based on the success of the aerodynamic Model 579 EPIQ sleeper truck, Peterbilt has introduced the aerodynamic, fuel efficient Model 579 EPIQ day cab, Peterbilt Motors Company announced during the ATA Management Conference & Exhibition in Las Vegas. “Fleets wanting to operate fuel-efficient day cabs have been an underserved market, and Peterbilt is pleased to […]

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New Features, Functionality for Peterbilt’s SmartLINQ Maximizes Uptime

Peterbilt Motors Company introduced new technology enhancements to its SmartLINQ remote diagnostics platform, as well as expanded availability to all Class 8 truck engines, during the ATA Management Conference & Exhibition in Las Vegas. “Peterbilt’s SmartLINQ is providing our customers with greater uptime, as well as cost savings and improved fleet management,” said Darrin Siver, […]

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Peterbilt Expands Sleeper Heater Availability

Peterbilt announced its factory-installed, no-idle fuel-fired heater is now available for Model 579s and 567s equipped with 44-inch sleepers. With this addition, the system can be spec’d with the full range of Peterbilt sleepers: 44-, 58-, 72- and 80-inch. According to Peterbilt, the self-contained system requires no plug-in energy sources and is complemented by a […]

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Peterbilt Presents Hinz Trucking with First Model 567 Heritage

Peterbilt Motors Company presented the first production Model 567 Heritage – a new version of their iconic Peterbilt model with exclusive interior and exterior styling features – to Hinz Trucking, who drove it off the assembly line at Peterbilt’s Denton, Texas manufacturing facility. Badged with Heritage logos on the grille and sleeper engraved with “No. […]

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