Equipment Express’ ‘Troublemaker’ Peterbilt 379

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Updated Dec 12, 2021

Company driver Randy Supak drives this 2007 Peterbilt 379 for Caldwell, Texas-based Equipment Express, pulling mostly over-dimensional freight. The rig was shown at the 2021 Shell Rotella SuperRigs working truck show in Hampshire, Illinois.

There wasn't a particular incident that led the team at Equipment Express nickname the truck "Troublemaker," Supak says, yet the moniker just seemed to fit. The truck at the time of the show in late July had a freshly rebuilt 625-hp Cat with a PDI Turbo. It only had 738 miles on it at the time. 

Equipment Express bought the rig and found out the existing motor was bad, so they tore it out and rebuilt it. Misfits Diesel Service in San Antonio, Texas, added a pusher axle and the rear fenders, likewise repainting the frame at the company's direction. The truck's unique mint green paint scheme was already on it when they bought it.

Inside the cab features custom button-tuck upholstery, custom seats, a painted floor and dash and more.

After the show, the truck was put to work hauling pipeline equipment across the country. It's coupled with an 2019 XL Specialized 55-ton RGN lowboy.

Equipment Express' 2007 Peterbilt 379Randy Supak drives this 2007 Peterbilt 379 for Equipment Express, hauling pipeline equipment across the country.

Interior of Equipment Express' 2007 Peterbilt 379The interior features custom button-tuck upholstery, a painted dash and more.

Floor of Equipment Express' 2007 Peterbilt 379The floor is painted a darker green to give some contrast to the mint green of the dash and exterior.

Rear view of Equipment Express' 2007 Peterbilt 379Misfits Diesel Service in San Antonio, Texas, added the pusher axle and fenders and painted the frame of the rig.

Trailer of Equipment ExpressEquipment Express painted the outriggers on the 55-ton XL Specialized RGN lowboy to match the mint green of the truck it's coupled to.

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