Archive | January, 2014

Kenworth T880 Adds 52-Inch Mid-Roof Sleeper Option

The new Kenworth T880 is now available for order with the Kenworth 52-inch mid-roof sleeper. The new T880 sleeper option provides vocational customers in heavy haul, oil patch, flatbed and lowboy applications with a durable and reliable truck equipped with a comfortable and spacious sleeper that drivers will appreciate. Kenworth T880 52-inch Mid-Roof Sleeper The […]

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Navistar Releases First International DuraStar Vehicles to Market with Cummins ISB Engines

Navistar, Inc. announced that it has started customer shipments of its first International® DuraStar® vehicles with the Cummins ISB 6.7-liter engine. The first units were released from the company’s Escobedo, Mexico assembly plant. “The addition of the ISB to our portfolio in early September was the driving factor in achieving, just weeks later, our best […]

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Top Concerns Facing Trucking Today

Although the trucking industry experienced its best year in 2012 since The Great Recession, there are still plenty of issues on the table. The implementation of federal regulations along with the ongoing debate of electronic logging devices (ELD) has shaken up the trucking industry from top to bottom. Truckers’ rights are becoming a constant battle […]

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Owners Restore Vintage Kenworth Trucks as Labor of Love and To Preserve Industry’s History

Kenworth 90th Anniversary: Owners Say Kenworth Trucks Stand Test of Time Through Quality Manufacturing For Al Koenig, his first look at a Kenworth truck at the age of 8 was love at first sight. “I can remember the first time I saw Kenworth trucks as they passed my parents’ Minnesota farm,” Koenig said. The stories […]

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