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Reliable Trucking Increases Payload with Kenworth T880s Spec’d With PACCAR MX-11 Engines

For those in the construction game – hauling dirt, aggregate, cement, fly ash, and other material – numbers are what it’s all about. Haul more product – make more money. And, if you save fuel in the process – that’s the gravy. For Reliable Trucking, servicing the Bay Area and Sacramento Valley, spec’ing lightweight Kenworth […]

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Kenworth Returns to Mid-America Trucking Show in 2017

Kenworth Truck Company announced it will exhibit at the 2017 Mid-America Trucking Show (MATS) March 23-25, 2017, at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville, Kentucky. “Kenworth is excited to be a part of the 2017 Mid-America Trucking Show. It provides an outstanding venue to meet with and thank our customers, while also displaying our industry-leading […]

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Kenworth Expands T880 with New Set-Forward Configuration

Kenworth expanded the award-winning T880 with a set-forward front axle configuration at the ConcreteWorks show hosted by the National Ready Mix Concrete Association (NRMCA). The new configuration, named the T880S, is especially designed for fleet and truck operators in ready-mix, dump and mobile crane applications where every incremental pound of payload delivered contributes directly to […]

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Kenworth’s 40-Inch Sleeper Gives Dixon Brothers Another Option To Enhance Productivity

When petroleum hauler Dixon Bros. in Newcastle, Wyoming, wanted to save weight, haul more payload, and enhance productivity, the new Kenworth 40-inch sleeper became the company’s choice for its Kenworth T880s.   “We haul primarily gas and diesel to convenience stores, coal mines, and airports, and also transport propane to wholesalers. Most of our runs […]

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New Kenworth T880 Brochure Now Available

Kenworth has published a new Kenworth T880 brochure with the latest, comprehensive information on the company’s popular flagship vocational truck.   Kenworth has rolled out new configurations and product enhancements for the T880 since it debuted three years ago. Originally launched as a day cab, the Kenworth T880 is now available with 52-inch and 76-inch […]

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Kenworth Releases New T880 Video Starring Kenworth’s Flagship Vocational Truck

Kenworth has released an informative, 7-1/2-minute video on the award-winning Kenworth T880, the industry’s leading vocational truck.   Named the 2015 Truck of the Year by the American Truck Dealers (ATD), the Kenworth T880 exemplifies Kenworth’s long-time core values of quality, innovation and technology in producing The World’s Best(R) trucks. Day in and day out, […]

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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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Bulk Hauler Walpole Earns Bulk Savings with Kenworth T880s and PACCAR MX-11 Engine

In bulk hauling, tons are the name of the game. And for Walpole Inc., a bulk hauler with 240 company-owned tractors, getting more for less is paying dividends.  “We’re always interested in shaving weight to haul more payload, but need to temper that with performance and durability,” said Keith Walpole, whose grandfather started the south […]

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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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Kenworth T880s Provide Dependable Uptime, Driver Satisfaction for JLE Industries

Dunbar, Pa.-based JLE Industries is a fast-growing trucking company serving the gas, oil and construction industries. Founded in 2010 to assist energy exploration and production businesses in the Marcellus Shale region , JLE has grown quickly in five years, starting with just a few trucks and expanding to more than 100 tractors and 120 employees. […]

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Kenworth Introduces T880 40-Inch Sleeper for Vocational Customers

Kenworth announced the introduction of a new 40-inch sleeper for the Kenworth T880 at the American Trucking Associations (ATA) Management Conference and Exhibition. *Kenworth T880 40-inch Sleeper (Miller Industries)* Kenworth’s 40-inch sleeper is designed for vocational applications that use straight trucks, such as petroleum haulers or the tow industry, and for tractors hauling flatbeds, lowboys […]

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New Kenworth 76-inch Mid-Roof Sleeper For T680 and T880 Now in Production

Kenworth Truck Company announced that its new 76-inch mid-roof sleeper for the Kenworth T680 and T880 is in production. The 76-inch mid-roof sleeper is optimized for bulk tank, flatbed and other truck operators who prefer a lower roof, aerodynamic, light weight truck that has the comforts of Kenworth’s 76-inch high-roof sleeper for driver retention and […]

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