Peterbilt rolls out certified used truck program

Updated Oct 13, 2015

Peterbilt Motors Company has unveiled a certified used truck program, which features a 150-point inspection, a customer loyalty program and preferred financing through Paccar Financial.

The new Red Oval program uses Peterbilt’s dealer network and Paccar Financial Used Truck Centers as sales outlets for the pre-used units, but they can also be found at, which includes detailed vehicle specifications and photos from a searchable database, as well as at Peterbilt dealerships and Paccar Financial Used Truck Centers.

Darrin Siver, Peterbilt General Manager and Paccar Vice President, says Peterbilt’s Red Oval program establishes new standards and expectations in the pre-owned truck market, and “features the industry’s highest quality pre-owned truck inventory backed by a certified inspection and factory-authorized warranty. Additionally, customers receive superior service and support from the strongest dealer network in the industry.”

Red Oval Inspection & Certification

All trucks certified in the Red Oval program have passed a comprehensive 150-point inspection that is reviewed by Peterbilt’s Red Oval Management Team. Only heavy-duty trucks four model years or newer and with less than 450,000 miles are eligible for Red Oval certification.

If necessary, trucks receive reconditioning services to meet certification standards. Certification includes an oil and filter change, DPF cleaning and other maintenance checks and procedures. All Red Oval certified trucks are DOT certified.

Peterbilt dealerships perform their own inspections using criteria and the process established through the program. The inspections are then sent to Peterbilt’s Red Oval team for review and verification.

The Red Oval Assurance Warranty 

Red Oval trucks include a comprehensive, factory-authorized engine warranty that also includes aftertreatment coverage. The standard, complimentary coverage is up to one year or 125,000 miles. Optional extended coverage can be added up to 60 months or 625,000 miles. Plans include free towing and a $0 deductible. & Red Oval Loyalty Card

Peterbilt Red Oval certified trucks are easily searchable in the program’s website, Listings include detailed truck information, a downloadable data sheet, a “share this unit with someone” feature and photos of the truck from multiple interior and exterior angles.

Pre-owned truck inventory will be displayed based on the customer’s selected location, but the database is also searchable by truck characteristics, such as model and year. Each listing includes the selling dealership’s location and contact information.

The new Red Oval Loyalty Card is available for all Peterbilt Red Oval customers and will include special parts promotions.

Additionally, special preferred financing will be available through PACCAR Financial.