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Kenworth Launches T680 Advantage with 52-inch Mid-Roof Sleeper

Kenworth introduced the fuel-efficient Kenworth T680 Advantage Package with the 52-inch mid-roof sleeper for regional haul and less-than truckload operations. Kenworth’s latest T680 Advantage configuration utilizes an optimized powertrain featuring the 2016 PACCAR MX-13 engine or PACCAR MX-11 engine and Eaton Fuller Advantage™ series 10-speed automated transmission, combined with fuel-efficient Meritor MT40-14X drive axles rated […]

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Kenworth T680 To Deliver 52nd U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree

This fall, a specially-decaled Kenworth T680 will transport the 52nd U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree on a special cross-country tour to the U.S. Capitol. The tour will visit 26 community celebrations during the 2,800-mile journey. After its arrival and set-up on the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol, the tree will be illuminated during a special […]

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Kenworth To Say Farewell To Venerable T660

Kenworth announced that it will sunset its successful, fuel-efficient Kenworth T660 by year-end after 10 years of production, and offer customers a “last call” opportunity to order from the final production allotment of 500 T660s.   “The Kenworth T660 has been a fantastic truck for our customers with more than 60,000 T660s sold since its […]

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Special Kenworth T680 76-inch Sleeper Featured at FASTPORT Hiring Fair at Camp Lejeune

Several hundred Marines from Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune in North Carolina recently participated in the latest series of FASTPORT transportation forums for the trucking industry held at military bases throughout the United States. The goal of these events is to assist military service members transitioning into civilian life with the job search and hiring […]

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Kenworth Adds T680 76 -in Sleeper Pre -Wire Option for EpicVue Satellite TV Package for Fleets

Promoting Driver Retention and Recruitment New Kenworth T680 76-inch sleepers are now available with a Kenworth factory-installed, in-cab satellite TV pre-wire option to support EpicVue satellite television subscription service. EpicVue is a provider of premium in-cab satellite TV packaged exclusively for the trucking industry and available for fleets with 20 or more vehicles. The service […]

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New Kenworth T680 Brochure Now Available

Kenworth has published a new Kenworth T680 brochure with the latest, comprehensive information on the company’s popular flagship on-highway truck.   Kenworth has expanded its offerings for the T680, which was originally launched four years ago as a 76-inch sleeper and day cab. The T680 is now also available with 52-inch and 76-inch mid-roof sleepers, […]

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Kenworth Donates T680 76-inch Sleeper For “Transition Trucking: Driving for Excellence” Award

To Recognize Top Rookie Veteran Serving as Commercial Truck Driver The search continues as Kenworth, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Hiring our Heroes Program and FASTPORT work together to find America’s top rookie military veteran who has made the transition from active duty to driving for a commercial fleet. Kenworth will provide the Kenworth […]

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Superior Plus Energy Services Delivers Heating Fuel with Kenworth T370s

When it comes to operating a fleet of trucks, it all boils down to cost of operation. And, for Superior Plus Energy Services, it really means cost of maintenance. “That’s our telltale indicator,” said Stacy Sullivan, who serves as corporate fleet manager for the propane, heating oil, gas and diesel provider. “We track the cost […]

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Don Hummer Knows Trucks: Test Drives Kenworth T680 for a Month Prior to Large Order

Don Hummer has a simple philosophy. “I would never ask a driver to do something that I wouldn’t do myself.” And, for Hummer, founder and chairman of Oxford, Iowa – based Don Hummer Trucking, that includes putting his drivers behind the wheel of a truck he hasn’t personally driven and approved. His latest “stamp of […]

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Kenworth Truck Company News Release Kenworth 40 – inch Sleeper For T680 and T880 Launches Next Week

The new Kenworth 40-inch sleeper for the Kenworth T880 and Kenworth T680 will enter production next week. Regional bulk haulers that prefer to operate a highly fuel-efficient and lighter weight truck with a compact, yet comfortable sleeping environment for optimum driver comfort, will find the Kenworth T680 equipped with the 40-inch sleeper a good fit […]

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Marten Transport Relies on Kenworth T680s For Driver Comfort, Performance and Fuel Economy

Marten Transport, headquartered in Mondovi, Wis., is one of the leading temperature-sensitive truckload carriers in the United States. The 69-year-old company specializes in transporting and distributing food and other consumer packaged goods that require a temperature-controlled or insulated environment. Employing more than 3,500 people, Marten Transport offers service throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico. […]

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PACCAR MX-11 Engine Now Available For Order at Kenworth Dealers

The PACCAR MX-11 engine for vocational and regional haul customers is now available for order. Offered in the Kenworth T880, T680, T800 with FEPTO, and W900S, the PACCAR MX-11 is designed to produce up to 430 hp and 1,550 lb-ft of torque. The 10.8-liter engine is 400 pounds lighter than 13-liter engines and provides customers […]

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