Prime Inc., one of America’s largest carriers, recently ordered 900 Peterbilt 579s equipped with Paccar MX-13 engines.
Prime will put the trucks in operation with its affiliate, Success Leasing.
“Peterbilt is a great business partner with a long history of providing Prime with vehicle and support solutions that help us build on our reputation as the industry’s most reliable and competitive carrier,” said Darrel Hopkins, director of leasing for Prime. “We believe the Model 579 will help us attract and retain drivers, as well as provide outstanding fuel efficiency and uptime.”
Prime has been operating Peterbilts for more than 10 years. The 900 just purchased will be equipped with 80-inch sleepers.