Kenworth Montréal Celebrates Remodeled Dealership

Kenworth Montréal completed a major $2.6 million (CAN$) remodeling and renovation project at its dealership in Saint-Laurent, Quebec. The two-story, 31,000 square-foot building on three acres features large sliding doors that support the indoor showroom and Kenworth truck display. “Inside, we’ve completely re-done our drivers lounge – complete with TV, Wi-Fi, comfortable couches and chairs, […]

Kenworth Medium Duty Cabovers Add New Options

Kenworth has expanded its option offerings for its medium duty cabover models. For the Kenworth K370 Class 7 cabover, new options are the Dana Spicer S23-172E 23K high entry axle, Reyco 23K rear suspension, Dana 1710 driveline series, 8K lift axle pusher, pusher tires and wheels, and upsized park and spring brakes. These options are […]

Milestone Medium Duty Truck Goes to Miller Industries

Executives from long-time Kenworth customer Miller Industries were on hand to receive the milestone 200,000th medium duty truck produced at the state-of-the-art PACCAR plant in Ste-Thérèse, Quebec. The T270 — equipped with a PACCAR PX-7 engine rated at 300 hp and an Allison automatic transmission — was purchased from MHC Kenworth – Chattanooga in Tennessee. […]

Aggregate hauler depends on T880s for continuous uptime

Perdido Trucking Service, LLC, headquartered in Mobile, Alabama, is an aggregate hauler serving many customers throughout the state, as well as the Florida Panhandle, Mississippi and Louisiana. Established in 1982, the company is known for its timely deliveries and exemplary customer service, as well as its focus on safety and reliability. With a fleet of […]

5,000th Kenworth for Melton Truck Lines

In a special ceremony at Melton Truck Lines, company Chairman and CEO Bob Peterson received the keys to a new 2020 Kenworth T680, representing the 5,000th milestone Kenworth truck purchased by Melton Truck Lines. A leader in the flatbed industry for 65 years, Melton Truck Lines serves customers from coast-to-coast, as well as in Canada […]

Kenworth W990 is Winning Over Western Distributing Drivers

Western Distributingrepresentatives visited the Kenworth Chillicothe plant in Ohio to take delivery of the very first production Kenworth W990 in February. “We run a fleet of 200 trucks, and all but 10 percent of those trucks are long-hoods,” says Marty Garcia, Western Distributing vice president. “Our drivers appreciate trucks with that traditional look. I believe that […]

T880 is Mixer Truck of Choice

Since 1997, Liquid Stone Concrete has made a name for itself providing ready mixed concrete to the south Dallas–Fort Worth Metroplex area of Texas. With two concrete plant locations in Burleson and Midlothian, the company provides concrete for residential and commercial projects within a 25-mile radius of each plant. The company’s mixer truck of choice […]

PacLease Hosts Franchise Sales Managers

In June, PACCAR Leasing held its biennial PacLease Network Sales Meeting in Dallas, Texas. The event, themed “Breakthrough Performance,” was focused on product and industry updates that allow the PacLease sales force to tailor solutions for the business needs of lease and rental customers across the United States and Canada.  The meeting was one the […]

PACCAR Parts – World’s Leading Provider of Uptime

PACCAR Parts drives uptime for Kenworth customers with industry-leading products, services and customer support. The uptime solutions offered by PACCAR Parts include state-of-the art distribution centers, superior inventory management systems, advanced 365 Customer Support Centers, customized fleet services programs and an innovative eCommerce program. PACCAR Parts’ 18 global Distribution Centers drive uptime with reliable part […]

Four Family Members Learn to Drive in a T680

After relocating to Elko, Nevada, four members of the Sasse family — mother Cassandra and three of her seven children: Kendall, Katelynn and Kodi — each applied for and received full scholarships to attend Great Basin College’s six-week CDL program. They learned to drive under the guidance of Kenneth Pope, Great Basin College’s CDL program […]