Schedule of Events
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Touch A Truck & Train - June 2017: Nearly 1,000 children and adults attended the "Touch a Truck & Train" event on Saturday, June 17, at the Sioux City Railroad Museum. The youngsters enjoyed climbing onto the rigs, honking the horns, learning about trucks and exploring the old railroad yard equipment. Peterbilt of Sioux City staff exhibited a new longhood and hosted a Trucker Trivia Game during the fundraiser for enhancing the historic railyard.
American Truck Historical Society - May 2017: The American Truck Historical Society’s (ATHS) annual national convention and truck show were held May 25-27 at the Iowa State Fairgrounds. Truck enthusiasts entered 1,275 restored antique and classic trucks, trailers and related-equipment, a Guinness World Book record. Photos Courtesy of Ron Nicolls, Sioux City Camera Club.
DIESEL CAREERS… April 2017: Peterbilt of Sioux City staff recently visited local high schools to talk about career opportunities. During a Career Fair at South Sioux City High School, diesel tech Bryan Klemmensen and Peterbilt trainer Jerry Hesse discussed career opportunities, including truck driver and diesel mechanic. Meanwhile, Service Manager Harland Gylfe and Diesel Tech Andy Sexton drove a new Pete to the Sioux City Public Schools' automotive/vocational training center, where students learned about high-tech truck and job opportunities.
Peterbilt Innovation & Class Tour - October 2016: A crowd of nearly 200 attended the Technology Tour event at the Peterbilt of Lincoln dealership on Friday, Oct. 7. Peterbilt customers, fleets and diesel technology class students enjoyed learning about new Peterbilt technologies through a truck cab simulator and other interactive exhibits inside the tech trailer. Inside the truck inspection bays, Midwest Peterbilt Group Service Managers presented a Glider Kit Demo.
Heritage Model 567 - September 2016: Brand-new Heritage Model 567. The first 20 of these vocational workhorses with special logos, accent trim and features, began rolling off the Peterbilt assembly line in late September. View article in MPG store newsletter and details on this website:
Truck Driver Appreciation - September 2016: A large crowd of truck drivers and trucking-related workers attended Truck Driver Appreciation Day on the Sam's Club grounds Sept. 8 in Sioux City, Iowa. The event was hosted by Great West Casualty Insurance, included a barbecue burger luncheon, door prizes and a new truck display. Peterbilt of Sioux City sponsored a Health Fair, with a nurse from Unity Point Occupational Medicine offering health screenings.
Peterbilt of Lincoln Grand Opening - June 2016: A crowd of nearly 500 attended the Grand Opening Celebration. Peterbilt customers, fleets, O/Os and the entire Trucking Community helped Midwest Peterbilt Group celebrate the completion of its newest full-service facility along I-80 in Lincoln, Neb. Under a big top tent, a group of truck parts vendors chatted with attendees. Visitors enjoyed tours of the new facility, which included a large retail parts showroom, warehouse and 19 service bays.
50th Triumph of Agriculture Expo - March 2016: Regarded as one of the largest Shortline Farm Machinery Shows in the country. The Show also featured craft displays and Farm Show seminars.
Lincoln Dealership Open - February 2016: Our brand-new Peterbilt full-service dealership in Lincoln, Nebraska opened for business on Monday, Feb. 22, 2016. Peterbilt of Lincoln offers a well-stocked retail parts showroom, parts storage warehouse, 16 service bays and several specialty bays. Visit the Lincoln webpage to see the latest videos and photos.