Midwest Peterbilt News & Views
for truck owners, service managers & parts buyers



Peterbilt of Sioux City takes part in WITCC Career Fair:
Several department managers from Peterbilt of Sioux City — including Service Manager Harland Gylfe, Parts Manager Rick Burkhart and Body Shop Manager Cindy Koster — manned a booth at the Nov. 15 Fall Career Fair hosted by Western Iowa Tech Community College in Sioux City. Dozens of high school and college students, as well as adult job seekers, stopped by the MPG booth to learn about careers in the trucking industry, as well as pick up Peterbilt and MPG giveaways. A drawing also was held for a Peterbilt hooded sweatshirt


SPOTLIGHT: Peterbilt of Norfolk Parts Department:
The dealership has more than $2 million in truck parts inventory for all makes. A new parts warehouse was added about two years ago. Stop by from 7 a.m.-6 p.m. weekdays and from 7:30 a.m.-noon on Saturdays.


There’s still time to pick up your FREE MPG calendars!
A limited supply of Midwest Peterbilt Group 2019 wall calendars — as well as stick-on dashboard calendars — are availabe free at all five Peterbilt locations.

This year’s calendar features more Working Trucks of the Midwest, as well as celebrates the 65th anniversary of the family-owned business with dealerships in Iowa and Nebraska.



MPG to attend Des Moines Show

Peterbilt of Des Moines will showcase working trucks at the
2018 Iowa County Engineers Conference Dec. 12-14 in Des Moines.
Stop by our booth in the Community Choice Credit Union Convention Center, part of the Iowa Events Center in downtown Des Moines.


Truck Shows and Special Events Schedule

 Winter 2018 - 2019  

Dakota Farm Show: Vermillion, South Dakota January 3, 4 and 5, 2019

Iowa Power Farming Show: Iowa Events Center 730 3rd St. Des Moines, Iowa. Jan 29 - 31, 2019.

53rd Annual Triumph of Ag Expo: Wednesday & Thursday Feb 27 -28, 2019

Spring 2019

Midwest Pride in your Ride: Tri-State Raceway in Earlville, Iowa May 3 - 4, 2019 Proceeds benefit the American Cancer Society's Relay for Life

SDTA Truck Driving Championships: Saturday, May 18, 2019 7:00 a.m. at Southeast Technical Institute, 2320 N. Career Ave. Sioux Falls, SD

Summer 2019

Oak Grove Truckers Jamboree: June 14 - 15, 2019 at the Oak Grove 70 Petro, I-70 Exit 28, Oak Grove, Missouri.

IMTA Truck Driving Championships: to be held June 13 - 14, 2019 at Prairie Meadows in Altoona, Iowa.

30th Sandhills Ranch Expo June 19 -20, 2019 in Basset, Neb.

Walcott Truckers Jamboree: July 11 -13, 2019 The 40th Annual Jamboree hosted at the Iowa 80 Truckstop, I-80 Exit 284, Walcott, IA.

DAKOTAFEST: Schlaffman Farm, 2300 Spruce St. Mitchell, SD August 20 - 22, 2019 Follow us on facebook at "Dakotafest".

 Fall 2019  

National Truck Driver Appreciation Week:
Sept 8 - 14, 2019

Husker Harvest Days: Sept 10 - 12, 2019 9000 W. Husker Highway, Wood River, NE