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Kenworth’s New Remote Diagnostics System Enters Production

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Kenworth Truck Co. has begun production of its TruckTech+ remote diagnostics platform on new Class 8 Kenworth models equipped with the Paccar MX-13 engine.

July 2, 2015
Business

Kenworth 76-Inch Mid-Roof Sleeper Now Available

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Kenworth Truck Co. said its new 76-inch mid-roof sleeper option is now available for order with its T680 and T880 models.

June 29, 2015
Business

Paccar’s 1Q Earnings Rise 38%

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Paccar Inc. reported first-quarter income rose 38% from a year go on higher truck sales, and the company predicted higher industrywide U.S. and Canadian heavy-duty truck sales for this year.

Michael G. Malloy | Web Editor
April 21, 2015
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Kenworth Launches New Tech Offerings, Icon 900 Truck

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Kenworth Truck Co. unveiled two new technology offerings, as well as a customized, limited-edition truck known as the Icon 900.

Neil Abt | Editorial Director
March 25, 2015
Business

Kenworth Offers Medium-Duty Extended Warranty Program

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Kenworth Truck Co. said it is offering an extended warranty program for U.S. customers who purchase new Kenworth Classes 5-7 trucks financed through Paccar Financial.

February 27, 2015
Business

Paccar Recalling Some Kenworth, Peterbilt Trucks Due to Brake Issue

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Paccar Inc. is recalling about 100 Kenworth and Peterbilt 2015 year truck models due to potential issues with brakes, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said.

February 10, 2015
Business

Kenworth Delivers One Millionth Truck

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Kenworth Truck Co. recently celebrated the delivery of the one millionth truck produced in its 91-year history.

Seth Clevenger | Managing Editor, Features
December 29, 2014
Business

Kenworth T880 to Transport 50th Anniversary U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree from Minnesota to Washington, D.C.

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A specially-decorated Kenworth T880 will be transporting the 50th Anniversary U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree from Minnesota to Washington, D.C., with stops at more than 30 community celebrations.

October 24, 2014
Business

Kenworth Offers New In-Cab Coaching Tool to Improve Driver Performance

Kenworth Truck Co. said it is offering a new in-cab driver coaching tool on its new T680 and T880 models equipped with Paccar MX-13 engines and automated transmissions.

Seth Clevenger | Managing Editor, Features
October 17, 2014
Business

Kenworth Adds Allison FuelSense Package for Class 8 Trucks

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Kenworth Truck Co. said it is including Allison Transmission’s FuelSense package for new Class 8 and medium-duty trucks equipped with the highway or rugged-duty series automatic transmissions from Allison.

September 3, 2014

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