PETERBILT ON-HIGHWAY MODEL 587

So you want to know what makes up the 587? Read the full truck specifications, including fuel exhaust, axles, lighting and aerodynamics.

Powertrain, Drivetrain & Exhaust

Engine

PACCAR MX-13
Cummins ISX15

Transmission

  • Eaton Fuller Manual
  • Eaton Fuller Automated

Exhaust

Vertical Single / Dual
Horizontal Single

Exhaust Guards

Vertical Stainless Steel

Hood, Bumper, Wheels, Tires & Fuel / Def Tanks

HOOD

  • 122" BBC

Bumper

  • Aerodynamic Body Color
  • Aerodynamic Aluminum Stainless Steel Clad

Wheels

Aluminum 22.5" / 24.5"
Steel 22.5" / 24.5"

Tires

  • Bridgestone
  • Goodyear
  • Michelin

Fuel Tanks

26" Aluminum 50-150 gallon

Cab & Sleeper

Cab

  • Aluminum
  • Composite

Sleeper

Mid Roof 56"
High Roof 75"

Seats

  • Peterbilt Evolution ST
  • Peterbilt Evolution LX

Battery Box

  • Aluminum

Tool Box

  • Aluminum

Frames, Axles & Suspensions

Frame

Steel 10-5/8" / 10-3/4"

5TH Wheels

  • Holland
  • Jost

FRONT AXLES

Dana Spicer 12-14.6K lbs.
Wide Track Available  

Front Springs

Taper Leaf 12-14.6K lbs.
Air Leaf 13.2K lbs.

Front Hubs

  • Iron
  • Aluminum Preset Plus

REAR AXLES

Dana Spicer Single – 21-26K lbs.
  Tandem – 40-46K lbs.
Meritor Single – 21-23K lbs.
  Tandem – 40-46K lbs.

REAR SUSPENSIONS

Peterbilt Air Leaf
  FLEX® Air
  Low Air Leaf
  Low Low Air Leaf
  AirTrac
Reyco 79KB
  102AR

REAR HUBS

  • Iron
  • Aluminum Preset Plus

Front Brakes

Air Disc  
Air Cam Drum  

Rear Brakes

Air Disc  
Air Cam Drum  

ABS SYSTEM

Bendix 4S4M
  6S6M

Other

Quarter Fenders

  • Black Molded
  • Stainless Steel

Air Cleaners (single)

  • Standard Firewall Mounted

Air Dryers

  • Bendix

Air Tanks

  • Aluminum
  • Steel

Chassis Hose

  • Nylon

Air & Electric Mounting

  • Back of Cab
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