2020 Kenworth Dealer of the Year Award Winner Marked a Year for the Ages

In a year like no other, it was a crowning achievement for Kenworth Sales Company to receive the 2020 Kenworth Dealer of the Year Award for the United States and Canada during the recent Kenworth Dealer Meeting.  “The Kenworth Dealer of the Year award means a great deal to us, especially for 2020,” said Kyle Treadway, President and […]

Jodie Teuton of Kenworth of Louisiana Receives 2020 Kenworth Industry Impact Award

Jodie Teuton, Kenworth of Louisiana co-founder and vice president, was recently presented with the inaugural Kenworth Industry Impact Award at the annual Kenworth Dealer Meeting. The award was created to honor outstanding leaders in the Kenworth dealer network who have had a significant impact in the broader trucking industry. Teuton currently represents Kenworth dealers as […]

Kenworth T680 Next Generation Offers Advanced Driver Assistance System Technology

The new Kenworth T680 Next Generation is available with the optional Torque Assisted Steering and Lane Keeping Assist as part of Kenworth’s suite of advanced driver assistance system (ADAS) technologies.  The new Torque Assisted Steering is designed to reduce driver fatigue by providing additional torque to the steering column. The amount of torque assist is […]

Kenworth T680 Next Generation Rolls Out Innovative Full Digital Display

Kenworth has developed a new digital instrumentation display for the Kenworth T680 Next Generation.  The 15-inch high-definition screen enables both a level of customization and dynamic information content not possible with traditional analog gauges. The design is highly intuitive and easily adjustable to enable drivers to match their preferences, while also automatically displaying critical content. “The Kenworth […]

Kenworth T680 Next Generation: Setting a New Standard in Fuel Efficiency

When it comes to aerodynamics, Kenworth Chief Engineer Joe Adams said that “upping the bar” is synonymous with the name Kenworth.  “It’s what Kenworth has been known for since 1985 when we introduced the industry’s first truly aerodynamic truck – the Kenworth T600. We’ve never lost sight of pursuing continuous improvement,” said Adams. The Kenworth […]

The Kenworth T680 Next Generation: Kenworth Launches New On-Highway Flagship

Kenworth launched the new Kenworth T680 Next Generation on-highway flagship during a virtual introduction today. The T680 Next Gen establishes a powerful new industry standard, and significantly expands upon the success of the classic Kenworth T680. The Kenworth T680 Next Gen offers technology advancements, including an innovative 15-inch Digital Display, Next Gen SmartWheel®, fully LED headlamps, […]

Kenworth T680 Next Generation: Sleek and Sophisticated

“It’s striking,” said Jonathan Duncan, Kenworth’s design director. “When you look at the Kenworth T680 Next Generation, the first thing you notice are the headlights and the new hood and grille that set up the truck’s expression and feel. It really is a cool-looking vehicle.” According to Duncan, the T680 Next Gen gave his design […]

PACCAR Celebrates 10-Year Anniversary of Engine Manufacturing in North America

PACCAR (Nasdaq: PCAR) recognizes its Columbus, Mississippi engine factory for 10 years of manufacturing excellence and a strong commitment to its community. “PACCAR is very proud of the Columbus, Mississippi engine factory’s achievements in the first 10 years,” said Preston Feight, PACCAR chief executive officer. “Our excellent employees and the plant’s advanced manufacturing capabilities have created […]