Mid-America Trucking Show 2015
LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Peterbilt adds the Platinum Graphite Interior Package to its lineup of premium cab and sleeper trim options for the Models 579 and 567, Peterbilt Motors Company announced during the Mid-America Trucking Show.
The driver shortage is affecting some carriers plans for expansion and premium equipment is a proven way to attract and retain premium drivers
The driver shortage is affecting some carriers plans for expansion and premium equipment is a proven way to attract and retain premium drivers, said Darrin Siver, Peterbilt General Manager and PACCAR Vice President. Peterbilt s Model 579 is already a driver favorite, and the new Platinum Graphite Interior Package adds a level of distinction and luxury that rewards operators.
The new interior features exceptional fit and finish, luxurious materials and a rich charcoal color scheme, accented by Peterbilt-red stitching. Among the features are:
- Black leather seats with red stitching, including the Peterbilt logo.
- Soft-touch, leather-feel upper dash material.
- Exclusive blackwood trim on dash panels, door panels, storage header area and sleeper cabinets.
- Blackwood shifter knob when spec d with a manual transmission.
- Leather-wrapped steering wheel with red stitching.
- Premium-touch door pads.
- Black carpet throughout.
The Platinum Graphite Interior Package is available now for Peterbilt Models 579 and 567 in daycab configurations or when equipped with a 72- or 80-inch sleeper. The new interior was on display at the show in both a Model 579 and Model 567.
Based in Denton, Texas, Peterbilt Motors Company combines a global reputation for industry leading design, innovative engineering and fuel efficiency solutions, with superior quality to engineer a truck that stands as the Class of the industry. Through its 300-plus North American dealer locations, Peterbilt also provides a comprehensive array of aftermarket support programs to complement its full lineup of on-highway, vocational and medium duty products, including alternative fuel vehicles. Customers enjoy industry leading service and support, including preventive maintenance plans, expedited QuickCare services, automated parts inventory replenishment and 24/7 complimentary Customer Assistance through 1-800-4-Peterbilt. For more information about Peterbilt, visit www.peterbilt.com. Peterbilt is a PACCAR Company, traded publicly on the NASDAQ as PCAR.
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