Central Transports Model 579s

Moving Forward

March 27, 2017 firstclass 0

For a carrier that differentiates itself by its old-school approach to business, there’s a lot that’s new happening at Central Transport (CT), the less-than-truckload carrier headquartered in Warren, Mich. For one, there are a lot more employees around. In just five years, the CT workforce has grown by 50 percent to 5,271 at its nearly 200 service centers across North America.

Kyle Quinn, General Manager

Driving Change

March 26, 2017 firstclass 0

This issue of First Class focuses on innovative business leaders from very different industries who have embraced change and successfully partnered with Peterbilt to navigate their way through it.

Feature image for PACCAR Parts new distribution center in Renton, Washington

Maximum Efficiency

March 25, 2017 firstclass 0

Multiple new initiatives and projects are under way at PACCAR Parts with one goal in mind: increase the operational efficiency of every customer, from large fleets to medium and small-sized owner-operators.

Peterbilt Model 567

Imagination and Innovation

March 24, 2017 firstclass 0

Success and growth have come blazingly fast at the Corman Railroad Group, a diverse railroad services organization headquartered in Nicholasville, Ky.

Model 579 EPIQ Day Cab

Model 579 EPIQ Day Cab Now Available

March 23, 2017 firstclass 0

Based on the success of the aerodynamic Model 579 EPIQ sleeper truck, Peterbilt has introduced the aerodynamic, fuel-efficient Model 579 EPIQ day cab. “Fleets wanting to operate fuel-efficient day cabs have been an underserved market, and Peterbilt is pleased to provide the new Model 579 EPIQ day cab,” says Robert Woodall, Peterbilt Assistant General Manager of Sales and Marketing.

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PACCAR Launches Proprietary Axle

March 22, 2017 firstclass 0

PACCAR is launching a new proprietary tandem axle that is the industry’s lightest and most efficient axle in its class. “PACCAR is pleased to deliver the most fuel-efficient axle in the industry to complement the superior performance and fuel economy of our PACCAR MX Engines” says Landon Sproull, PACCAR vice president.

Hinz Trucking

Peterbilt Presents Hinz Trucking with First Model 567 Heritage

March 21, 2017 firstclass 0

Peterbilt Motors Company recently presented the first production Model 567 Heritage – a new version of their iconic Peterbilt model with exclusive interior and exterior styling features – to Hinz Trucking, whose executives drove it off the assembly line at Peterbilt’s Denton, Texas manufacturing facility.

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