Chicago dealership hosts 579 tour

JX Peterbilt is bringing the Model 579 to the Chicagoland area for a customer event that will feature interactive displays, a cookout, raffles, and ride-alongs and test drives of the new vehicle.

The tour stop is Tuesday, Aug. 7, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at JX Peterbilt – Bolingbrook, located at 535 E. South Frontage Road in Bolingbrook, Ill., near I-55 and I-355 (Joliet Road exit).

The Model 579, introduced in March, is leading “The Legend Continues” tour throughout North America visiting thousands of fleet executives and truck operators at dozens of Peterbilt dealerships.

The event will feature a cookout-style luncheon, daylong raffles with an iPad 3 grand prize, ride-alongs and test drives of the Model 579 and an interactive trailer display.

JX Enterprises is also hosting a tour stop at its JX Peterbilt – Indianapolis dealership on Sept. 14.

To RSVP, visit or call 866-441-3406.