Peterbilt trucks are a dominant trucking force on today's highways. The name alone evokes the proven strength and reliability that the brand has demonstrated ever since its inception in 1939. Peterbilt: Long-Haul Legend explores this popular truck manufacturer from its beginnings in the early twentieth century with Fageol Motors Company to its current parent company, PACCAR.
Long-haul trucking grew into a huge industry during the post-World War II economic boom. A technological leader from its earliest days, Peterbilt was poised to achieve the leadership role it enjoys to this day. This fully illustrated history portrays the storied life of a legendary trucking company.