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Peterbilt Motors Company - Model 579 Highway Trucks

With the 579, the combination of aerodynamic innovation and powertrain optimization delivers confidence and efficiency for the most cost-conscious companies. Designed for the best aerodynamic performance, we used Computational Fluid Dynamics to test, refine and validate. Peterbilt's flexible Aero Packages provide the right combination of fairings, skirts and closeouts to exceed application-specific aerodynamic requirements. Available in a day cab, or with detachable sleeper, that adds versatility and longevity of a second life for highest resale value.

Specs

Key Specifications
Engine Model PACCAR MX-13, Cummins ISX12, Cummins ISX15
FRONT AXLES: Dana Spicer (Wide Track Available) 12-14.6K lbs.
FRONT SPRINGS: Taper Leaf 12-14.6K lbs.
FRONT SPRINGS: Peterbilt Air Leaf 13.2K lbs.
SLEEPER 44" (Low Roof), 58” (Low Roof or Mid Roof), 72" or 80"
TRANSMISSION Eaton Fuller Manual, Eaton Fuller Automated, Allison Automatic

Company Info

1700 Woodbrook Street
Denton, TX
US, 76205

Website:
peterbilt.com

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