Tags
Trucking

Peterbilt model 389 Canadian 150th anniversary edition packed with exclusive features

Peterbilt announces the Model 389 Canadian 150th Anniversary Edition to salute Canada’s history by combining the industry-leading quality and performance of the Model 389 with distinctive styling and exclusive Canadian features. “Canadian owner-operators and premium carriers can honor Canada with the addition of Peterbilt’s Model 389 Canadian 150th Anniversary Edition,” says Kyle Quinn, Peterbilt General Manager and PACCAR Senior Vice President. “It delivers proven productivity, dependability and uptime combined with unique styling and understated elegance.”

The Model 389 Canadian 150th Anniversary Edition is configured with a 131-inch BBC and can be spec’d in 72- and 78-inch sleeper configurations. Exterior features of the Model 389 Canadian 150th Anniversary Edition include:

  • Louvered grille sheet reminiscent of the 1950’s Model 351 grille;
  • Exhaust Stacks etched with “Canada 150”;
  • Bright bumper with 150th Anniversary emblem;
  • Bright rocker panels, cowl skirt and sunvisor;
  •  Polished battery box, fuel tanks and quarter fenders;
  •  Numbered Canadian 150th Anniversary Emblem on each side of the sleeper; and Special formulated Legendary Canadian red paint color.

Inside the cab, Model 389 Canadian 150th Anniversary Edition has exclusive features and branding that includes:

  • Platinum-level Arctic Gray interior with a dark top dash with blackwood finish accents on the dash, doors, manual transmission shifter knob and sleeper cabinet trim; Peterbilt Premium Leather Seats Featuring a Maple Leaf on the Headrest; and stylized steering wheel.

“The Model 389 Canadian 150th Anniversary Edition holds its own among Peterbilt’s most iconic trucks,” Quinn says. “Through unparalleled performance and unique design, it
commands attention and furthers our tradition of providing trucks with industry-leading quality.” The Model 389 Canadian 150th Anniversary Edition is available now for order through Peterbilt dealerships with production scheduled for May 15, 2017.

Company Info

  • Peterbilt Motors Company

    1700 Woodbrook Street
    Denton , TX
    US , 76205

    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 SmartLINQ remote diagnostics, preventive maintenance plans, expedited Rapid Check diagnostic services, automated parts inventory replenishment and 24/7 complimentary Customer Assistance.

    Read more

Latest News

Sponsored Content

Volvo Launches 48-Hour Parts Delivery Guarantee

When you need parts most — Volvo delivers. If a machine should go down, Volvo guarantees parts delivery within 48 hours* in Canada and Hawaii, and within 24 hours in the United States, including Alaska. volvoce.com/parts48.

*Guarantee applies to Class 1 parts orders. 24-Hour Parts Delivery Guarantee in the United States, including Alaska, and a 48-Hour Parts Delivery Guarantee in Canada and Hawaii. See website for complete details.

Learn More

Tags
Concrete Construction

High output easy-to-use mixer/pump

The new MX-20MT mixer/pump from Blastcrete Equipment Company gives contractors a high-output, easy-to-use unit for superb productivity on shotcrete and refractory work in a variety of applications, including steel mills, cement plants and petrochemical plants. The machine provides twice the output of the company's popular MX-10 mixer/pump yet has nearly the same compact footprint. It's mounted to a single-chassis trailer for convenience as well as fast and easy transportation, setup and cleaning. 

Read More

Tags
Trucking

Truck scale offers weighing accuracy and longevity

Cardinal Scale's Guardian Hydraulic Truck Scale offers superb weighing accuracy and longevity in hostile environments. The Guardian is impervious against lightning and water damage, two of the most common issues to affect electronic load cell truck scales. These NTEP legal-for-trade truck scales are available in concrete or steel decks and low-profile or pit mount types up to 135 tons. The Guardian carries a true lifetime load cell warranty.

Read More

Tags
Attachments
Earthmoving

Allu welcomes North American dealer to Finland factory

(From left to right) Edgar J Chavez, ALLU USA, President/CEO; Ben Dutton, Vice President of Sales & Marketing, ECA; Ray Kemppainen, Branch Manager, ECA; Roy Kern, Chief Executive Officer, ECA; (behind) Steve Stoker, Materials Processing National Sales Manager, ALLU USA; Fredrik Dromberg, Vice President – Process Equipment, ALLU; Mikko Kuronen, Production Engineer, ALLU.

November 2016 saw leading North American foundation equipment distributor Equipment Corporation of America (ECA) appointed ALLU's dealer for its advanced soil stabilization equipment range. Following on from what has already proved to be a highly successful relationship, April of this year saw ECA visit ALLU's factory in Finland in order to see how the world leading range is manufactured at first hand.

Read More

Tags
Mining

Caterpillar Venture Capital invests in technology company designing mining industry solutions

Caterpillar Venture Capital Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Caterpillar Inc., has announced a strategic investment in Alight, Inc., a San Francisco-based SaaS (software as a service) technology company that develops industry-specific solutions for financial forecasting and scenario analysis. The unique software has modules that are designed specifically for different industries, with mining and mortgage banking as the first two target industries. Caterpillar has begun discussions with Alight Mining Solutions to develop enhanced solutions that will combine data from technology-enabled machines with financial forecasting software to help mining companies make more real-time business decisions. 

Read More

Tags
Industry News

Caterpillar reports executive retirements and new appointments, as well as new organizational changes

Paolo Fellin, Greg Folley and George Taylor

Caterpillar Inc. has announced that three vice presidents, Paolo Fellin, Greg Folley and George Taylor, have elected to retire. In connection with these retirements and the company's previously announced plan to review and update its strategy, Caterpillar is also announcing organizational changes, appointing two new vice presidents and launching a search for a third. 

Read More

Tags
Industry News

Kubota Engine increasing footprint in Latin America

Kubota Engine America is increasing its footprint in Latin America by collaborating with key partners, already adding 24 distributors in more than 20 different countries to its growing network. Kubota's growth is fueled by its dedicated Latin America development team that has spent the last two years identifying the best distributors to address local needs and strategically planning to bring and support Kubota's reliable Japanese technology to more people. 

Read More

Tags
Earthmoving

Deere adds models and updates G-Series graders

John Deere is adding to its G-Series motor grader lineup with the addition of two models — the 620G/GP and 622G/GP. These machines are designed for cities, townships and contractors that prefer lighter and more fuel-efficient graders on the job. The manufacturer is also adding a dual joystick option on all Grade Pro (GP) models, along with ripper-stow automation, courtesy lighting and an updated high-resolution reverse camera monitor, which are new to all G/GP models.

Read More