LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Peterbilt Motors Company unveiled a customized Model 389 featuring PACCAR Parts TRP® accessories during the Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville, Ky. The unique show truck was designed as a tribute to truck enthusiasts and individuals devoted to customizing Peterbilt’s legendary products.
“We are proud of our rich industry heritage, our quality products and our exceptional dealer network,” said Bill Kozek, Peterbilt General Manager and PACCAR Vice President. “The Model 389, combined with the customized PACCAR Parts TRP accessories, represents the iconic image of an entire industry.”
TRP, a PACCAR Parts brand, is ideal for Peterbilt customers who take pride in ownership, and who want to make a statement on the road, in the truck stop, and at the customer’s location. TRP custom accessories are available at all Peterbilt dealer locations throughout North America.
The Model 389 custom design on display features a classic two-tone red and cream paint scheme with styling elements that incorporate polished aluminum and chromed accessories throughout the truck’s interior and exterior.
Among the exterior features of the Model 389 are:
- Peterbilt Stainless Steel Oval Mesh Grille and Coordinating Air Cleaner Intakes
- Bright Vertical Grille Bars
- Polished Stainless Steel Quad Tandem Rear Fenders
- Seven-inch Chromed Exhaust Stacks
- LED Auxiliary Lighting for the Cab, Sleeper, Air Cleaners and Bumper
- Chromed Steel Texas Square Bumper
- Extended / Dropped Stainless Steel Sunvisor
- Saddlebag Style Auxiliary Tool Boxes
This Model 389 is equipped with the legendary 63-inch Low-Roof Sleeper trimmed with Peterbilt’s premium level Platinum interior. From the cab to the sleeper, the woodgrain dash and interior panels, bright accents, and chromed features throughout speak to the tradition and heritage inherent to the Model 389.
Additional interior features include:
- Stylized, four-spoke, Steering Wheel
- Peterbilt’s SmartNav System
- Leather-trimmed Peterbilt Premium UltraRide Seats
- Cummins ISX 550 horsepower Engine
- 18-Speed Fuller Manual Transmission
The Peterbilt Model 389 is the flagship of premium traditional trucks, providing owner operators with exceptional quality and discerning fleets with an excellent driver retention tool. The legendary Model 389 is an uncompromising blend of classic features and craftmanship and modern efficiency and technology. Peterbilt is the industry leader for traditional styling, premium quality, pride of ownership, and unsurpassed resale value.
About Peterbilt Motors Company
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 270-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.
Todd Acker, 940-591-4079
Director of Marketing