Kenworth Donates T680 as 2024 “Transition Trucking: Driving for Excellence” Award

Nominations Now Open in Search for America’s Top Rookie Military Veteran Driver; Grand-Prize Truck Showcased at This Week’s Mid-America Trucking Show Kenworth, FASTPORT and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Hiring Our Heroes initiative are again partnering in the search for America’s top rookie military veteran driver who successfully transitioned to the trucking industry following […]

Kenworth Delivers Industry’s First 15-Liter Natural Gas-Powered Truck to UPS

In a ceremony at Kenworth’s Chillicothe plant in February, Kenworth delivered the first T680 daycab with a 15-liter natural gas engine to UPS. Anthony Marshall, UPS’s vice president of maintenance and engineering, and Dennis Elford, its director of maintenance and engineering, received keys to the truck from Kevin Haygood, Kenworth assistant general manager for sales […]

Truckworx Kenworth Receives Prestigious 2023 Kenworth Dealer of the Year Award

Truckworx Kenworth received the prestigious 2023 Kenworth Dealer of the Year Award for the United States and Canada at the annual Kenworth Dealer Meeting in Ojai, Calif. in February. The meeting’s theme was “Charging Ahead” and focused on technician training and connected services as pathways to provide superior customer uptime and continuing to drive the […]

Brandon Meredith of Slay Transportation Awarded Kenworth 100th Anniversary T680 Signature Edition Truck in Transition Trucking: Driving for Excellence Award Program

For the eighth consecutive year, Kenworth teamed with Fastport and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Hiring Our Heroes program to find America’s top rookie military veteran who made the successful transition into a civilian truck driving career. Distinguished Army veteran Brandon Meredith received this year’s “Transition Trucking: Driving for Excellence” award during a special […]

Driven to Innovate

For engineers at Kenworth, ideas are always coming. They’re constantly considering new ways to incorporate the latest technology into Kenworth trucks, and innovative platform ideas are always in the works. It’s likewise with programs to enhance support after the sale, because customer care goes hand-in-hand with a quality product. “The days of just building and […]

Kenworth Celebrates 100 Years with Special Edition Models

To commemorate the 100th anniversary milestone, Kenworth introduced two special edition models. What better way to mark a historic milestone? Here are the details: The T680 Signature Edition is available in 76-inch mid- and high-roof sleeper configurations. The Signature Edition Diamond VIT features a black interior with legacy red stitching accents throughout the cab and […]

Battery-Electric Trucks

In 2020, Kenworth announced its first medium- and heavy-duty battery-electric truck models with the introduction of the Class 6 K270E, Class 7 K370E and Class 8 T680E. K270E & K370E The Kenworth K270E and K370E medium-duty electric vehicles utilize high-density battery packs to deliver up to a 200-mile range with fast re-charge in as quick […]

Dealer Awards

Dealer of the Year – Kenworth Maska Medium Duty Dealer of the Year – MHC Kenworth – Kansas City PremierCare Gold Dealer of the Year – MHC Kenworth – North Carolina PACCAR Engines Dealer of the Year – Wichita Kenworth Parts & Service Dealer of the Year – CIT Trucks TRP Dealer of the Year […]