Pete shows new conventional, upgrades entire line

May 2005
Trailer / Body Builders;May2005, Vol. 46 Issue 7, p34
Trade Publication
Features the Peterbilt tractors introduced by Peterbilt Motors Company. Product design; Incorporation of antilock brakes in the tractors; Availability of Paccar commercial batteries for all Peterbilt vehicles.


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