Built to Work Hard
The Model 587 is built to last. The solid and durable cab is constructed with the highest quality fit and finish. An in-mold process embeds color directly onto the dash for a long-lasting finish that virtually eliminates fading, scratching and peeling.
QUALITY PERFORMANCE, APPLICATION OPTIMIZED
The PACCAR MX-13 Engine brings a new level of innovation through industry-leading quality, exceptional reliability and proven performance. The combination of a Peterbilt truck and MX-13 Engine offers a long-term value through technologically advanced designs with lightweight materials that achieve excellent performance and superior fuel economy. The MX-13 provides longer service intervals, increased uptime, lower operating costs and higher resale value.
LOWEST COST OF OPERATION
Peterbilt innovations reduce operating costs.
Model 587 is innovatively designed for those who demand outstanding aerodynamic performance, superior fuel efficiency and the highest overall value. A streamlined hood and molded bumper smoothly divert airflow around the vehicle and trailer. Extensive wind tunnel testing and computational fluid dynamics have proven a 1.25% fuel-efficiency gain. The Model 587 is SmartWay designated by the EPA as fuel efficient and environmentally friendly.
The Platinum interior features the revolutionary SmartNav system, an integrated, infotainment system. SmartNav features a 7-inch touch screen that provides real-time vehicle monitoring, a truck-specific Garmin navigation system, hands-free Bluetooth® connectivity, voice recognition, a fully integrated audio system with satellite radio as well as MP3, USB and iPod® capabilities.
POWERTRAIN, DRIVETRAIN & EXHAUST
TRANSMISSIONEaton Fuller Manual
Eaton Fuller Automated
FRAMESteel 10-5/8″ / 10-3/4″
FRONT AXLESDana Spicer 12-14.6K lbs.
Wide Track Available
REAR AXLESDana Spicer Single – 21-26K lbs.
Dana Spicer Tandem – 40-46K lbs.
Meritor Single – 21-23K lbs.
Meritor Tandem – 40-46K lbs.
REAR SUSPENSIONSPeterbilt Air Leaf
Peterbilt FLEX Air
Peterbilt Low Air Leaf
Peterbilt Low Low Air Leaf
Peterbilt Air Trac