PETERBILT SHOWCASES NEW PRODUCTS AT WORLD OF CONCRETE
Denton, TX (February 1, 2013)
Peterbilt Motors Company announced today that it will participate in the 39th World of Concrete February 4-8 at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas, NV. The annual international event is dedicated to the commercial concrete and masonry construction industries.
“A specialized show like World of Concrete offers an excellent forum to showcase our increased vocational market offerings,” said Robert Woodall, Peterbilt director of sales & marketing.
The new lightweight aero Model 579 day cab tractor will be on display and will feature the PACCAR MX engine. The 2.1 meter-wide day cab design will have a light weight bulk haul configuration. Also on display will be the Model 320 low cab forward equipped with a Fuller transmission, a Hendrickson HMX suspension, and a Schwing concrete pumper body.
Two Model 365 trucks will be displayed, one featuring a set-back front axle configuration and a McNeilus mixer and a second with a set-forward front axle configuration, the PACCAR MX engine and a Con-Tech mixer body. The rugged and versatile Model 365 can be spec’d with a wide variety of heavy duty components to improve ride and handling, enhance weight distribution and maximize performance and profitability.
“Peterbilt is a leader in developing solutions for the vocational markets, and our Models 320, 365 and the new 579 are those solutions,” said Woodall. “All three models span a wide range of applications where the worksites require excellent visibility, durability, and reliability.”
About Peterbilt Motors Company
Peterbilt Motors Company, located in Denton, Texas, has a global reputation for superior quality, industry leading design, innovative engineering and fuel efficient solutions, and is recognized as the "Class" of the industry. Peterbilt provides a comprehensive array of aftermarket support programs through its 350-plus North American dealer locations that complement its full lineup of on-highway, vocational and medium duty products, including alternative fuel vehicles. Peterbilt offers industry leading service and support, including preventive maintenance plans, expedited Rapid Check diagnostic services, automated parts inventory replenishment and 24/7 complimentary Customer Assistance through 1-800-4-Peterbilt. For more information about Peterbilt, visit www.peterbilt.com.
Peterbilt is a PACCAR Company, traded publicly on the NASDAQ as PCAR.