Truck Chosen and Tour Schedule Set for 2022 U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree

KIRKLAND, Wash., Sept. 7, 2022 – A Kenworth T680 Next Generation will transport the 2022 U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree from a national forest in North Carolina to Washington, D.C., with full slate of stops at community celebrations along the way.  This year’s U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree – a 78-foot-tall red spruce – is scheduled to be harvested Nov. 2 from […]

New PACCAR TX-18 and TX-18 Pro Automated Transmissions Now Available

KIRKLAND, Wash., Aug. 15, 2022 – Kenworth announced that the new PACCAR TX-18 and PACCAR TX-18 Pro automated transmissions for Class 8 heavy on-highway and select off-highway vocational applications are now available for order. Both 18-speed transmissions build upon the efficiency of the PACCAR TX-12, which was designed to be the most efficient on-highway automated transmission. The PACCAR TX-18 offers additional capability for heavy on-highway use […]

Kenworth Introduces Online 2022 Medium Duty Body Builder Manual 

KIRKLAND, Wash., Aug. 29, 2022– Kenworth has published a comprehensive, 152-page online body builder manual focused on Kenworth’s medium duty conventional lineup ranging from Class 5 to light Class 8 models. The 2022 Kenworth Medium Duty Body Builder Manual features a clean, easy to read format with new click-to-go links to speed spec’ing choices. The […]

Salt River Project Receives Kenworth K270E Battery Electric Vehicle 

Salt River Project (SRP), the Phoenix metropolitan area’s largest electricity provider as well as largest water supplier, recently received a Kenworth K270E battery electric vehicle.  “SRP has a major focus on sustainability and remains steadfast in its objectives to improve EV adoption inside and outside our organization,” said Brendan King, manager of SRP’s transportation services […]

CFI Team Drivers Ricky and Mary Norman Give T680 Next Generation High Praise

For CFI team drivers Ricky and Mary Norman, there’s no place like the open road and traveling the country together in their new Kenworth T680 Next Generation. “I feel like I’m being paid to be a tourist as a driver,” said Ricky. “I’ve been to all 48 continental states and most provinces in Canada, something […]

New Wisconsin Kenworth Dealership Now Open in Fond du Lac

Wisconsin Kenworth has opened a new 24,000 sq. ft. Kenworth truck dealership in North Fond du Lac, Wisconsin.  Wisconsin Kenworth, a subsidiary of CSM Companies, has seven locations throughout the state, including Madison, Green Bay, Menomonie, Milwaukee, Wausau, La Crosse and now Fond du Lac. “The new facility in North Fond du Lac provides greater […]