All posts tagged "Peterbilt 587"

  • RoadKing Mag
    On the Road

    Peterbilt got my attention at the 2010 Mid America Trucking Show when they unveiled their all-new Model 587. That’s right; it’s a 5-series. After years of learning the “code” of the 3-series of trucks, Peterbilt chose to...

    • Posted January 4, 2011
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  • RoadKing Mag
    Ease on Down the Road

    Automobile manufacturers bring out new models on a regular basis and totally redesign cars and pickups every three to five years. Heavy truck builders rarely change models. It’s been more than a decade since Kenworth introduced the...

    • Posted August 30, 2010
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  • RoadKing Mag
    Going the Distance

    There’s no doubt that today’s trucks get far better fuel economy than new ones got just a few years ago. A short time ago, Freightliner and International publicly argued over whether the Cascadia or ProStar had better...

    • Posted June 24, 2010
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