Kenworth has a rich and storied history, dating back to 1912 when a couple of mechanically inclined brothers decided to create some of the most innovative commercial trucks of their time. In this feature, we look back at some of the models that grew Kenworth’s reputation as the manufacturer of the World’s Best trucks.
How low can you go? New options and technologies provide Kenworth customers the opportunity to maximize payload like never before. Choosing a PACCAR MX-13 engine over comparable alternatives, for example, can save 400 lbs. alone.
Maximizing aerodynamic performance is a constant pursuit for carriers looking to improve their fuel economy. Learn how more than a dozen simple yet effective design elements help make your Kenworth T680 the most aerodynamic truck on the road.
Kenworth Engineer Jeff Parietti answers specification questions from the field. In this installment, Jeff discusses Super Single tires for the Kenworth W900 in on-highway applications. Is there a fuel economy payoff worth pursuing?