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Rihm Kenworth Adds Minnesota Facility

Kenworth grille John Sommers II for Transport Topics

Rihm Kenworth announced it opened a 28,000-square-foot full-service and leasing facility in Mankato, Minn.

January 3, 2020
Business, Equipment

Kenworth Ontario Relocates Peterborough Facility

Kenworth grille John Sommers II for Transport Topics

Kenworth Ontario-Peterborough has relocated its full-service dealership to a newly constructed facility to enhance customer support, the company announced in a Nov. 25 news release.

December 2, 2019
Business, Technology, Equipment, Fuel

Kenworth, Toyota Partner on Hydrogen Fuel Cell Class 8 Trucks

Kenworth, Toyota partner Kenworth's Kevin Baney addresses the media. (John Sommers II for Transport Topics)

ATLANTA — Kenworth Truck Co. announced it is collaborating with Toyota Motor North America to develop 10 heavy-duty zero-emission Kenworth T680s powered by Toyota hydrogen fuel cell electric powertrains.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
October 27, 2019
Business, Equipment

Kenworth Offers Alcoa Dura-Black Wheels

Kenworth Alcoa Dura-Black wheels with alternative styling Kenworth Truck Co.

Kenworth Truck Co. announced the availability of the new Alcoa Dura-Black wheels with alternative styling for its heavy- and medium-duty conventional truck models.

July 25, 2019
Business, Equipment

Papé Kenworth Northwest Adds Washington Location

Papé Kenworth Northwest announced it opened a 6,600-square-foot parts and service facility in Bellingham, Wash.

July 22, 2019
Business, Equipment

Paccar Parts Makes Chrome Options Available

Kenworth W990 Kenworth W990 by Dan Ronan/Transport Topics

Paccar Parts has made available new chrome options for the Kenworth W990 model.

May 2, 2019
Business, Equipment

Kenworth Chillicothe Plant Initiates $140 Million Expansion

Kenworth Chillicothe Plant Expansion An artist's rendering of the expansion at Kenworth's Chillicothe, Ohio, plant. The 120,000-square-foot paint facility is expected to open in 2021. (TruckPR)

CHILLICOTHE, Ohio — Kenworth Truck Co. on April 24 broke ground to officially start construction on a $140 million, 120,000-square-foot paint facility addition to its Class 8 truck assembly plant.

April 24, 2019
Business, Technology, Equipment, Fuel

Kenworth, Toyota Join Forces to Reduce Emissions at California Ports

Kenworth, Toyota One of the Class 8 trucks that will run using hydrogen fuel cells on display at the event. (Truck PR/Flickr)

LOS ANGELES — Kenworth Trucks joined forces with several allies April 22 in the battle against greenhouse gases, unveiling three of 10 Class 8 trucks that will run using hydrogen fuel cells developed by Toyota.

Jim Stinson | Staff Reporter
April 23, 2019
Business, Equipment

Kenworth Offers More Engine Ratings, New Fan Clutch

Kenworth Kenworth T680 (John Sommers II for Transport Topics)

Kenworth Truck Co. announced the addition of two new power ratings for the 12.9-liter Paccar MX-13 engine that is available in the truck maker’s T680, T880 and W990 models.

March 25, 2019
Business

TransPower Kenworth Expands in Valdosta, Ga.

Kenworth truck logo closeup John Sommers II for Transport Topics

Georgia truck dealership TransPower Kenworth announced its Valdosta facility relocated to a 20,000-square-foot building on 5 acres, located near Interstate 75.

February 15, 2019

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