Works at the intersection of adaptability and productivity

The Model 536 is designed for versatility, productivity, efficiency, uptime and comfort with an all-new wider cab and ergonomic interior. It is the perfect choice for pickup and delivery, as well as a wide range of applications.

Peterbilt Model 536 Drives Through Tunnel

Move heavy payloads without hesitation

  • PACCAR PX-9 engine:
    • High power-to-weight ratio in its class
    • Horsepower ratings from 260 to 380
    • Offers up to 1,250 lb.-ft. of torque
    • Available with 107” BBC aero hood
  • PACCAR PX-7 engine:
    • Great performance and minimizes operational costs
    • Available with up to 325 horsepower and 750 lb.-ft. of torque
  • Both engines have reduced maintenance, long service intervals and excellent fuel efficiency
  • Model 536 offers two natural gas alternatives: Cummins L9N and B6.7N engines
  • PACCAR TX-8 automatic transmission:
    • Provides a blend of performance, fuel economy and maximum uptime
    • Suitable for non-CDL applications up to 26,000 lbs.
PACCAR Transmission Isolated

Safety and serviceability at every turn

  • Two hood configurations and two roof heights for flexibility
  • Signature impact-resistant stainless steel mesh grille
  • Three bumper choices that all integrate the fog lights, tow hooks, license plate mount and collision mitigation system
  • Wide door opening allows easy entrance into the cab with optional kick plate
  • Best-in-class first-step height of 15 inches
Peterbilt Model 536 Drives on Highway at Sunset

Designed to please the driver

  • Spacious and ergonomic interior with well-thought-out features like the 7” Peterbilt digital display (largest in the medium-duty market), customizable dash panels, deep cup holders, multiple power ports and 6.1 cu.-ft. of storage volume (best-in-class)
  • Steering column has tilt and telescoping capabilities, and the steering wheel is contoured and features optional audio and display controls
  • Low-profile dash provides maximum visibility and real estate for customization
  • Power door locks as well as window, mirror and HVAC controls are all within easy reach from the driver’s seat
  • Windshield-mounted camera, side sensors and integrated collision mitigation technology help you navigate safely
Peterbilt Model 536 Interior Cab and Dashboard

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