Kenworth Expands Engine Auto Start and Stop Functionality and Model Availability

February 28, 2016

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Kenworth is expanding its popular Engine Auto Start and Stop monitoring system capability. In addition to detecting when batteries get to a critical level, Kenworth’s Auto Start and Stop can now detect when engine oil temperature dips to a point where it could cause fuel gelling. Initially introduced last fall as an …Read More

Kenworth To Offer Clear Back-of-Cab DEF Tank Option for T880 and T680

February 28, 2016

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Kenworth will offer a new clear back-of-cab, DEF tank configuration option for the Kenworth T880 vocational flagship and Kenworth T680 on-highway leader. The option is designed to maximize fuel capacity by removing the DEF tank from the frame rail and mounting it above the fuel tank and under the cab. When combined …Read More

Kenworth Offers Bendix Wingman Fusion Driver Assistance System For T680 and T880

February 28, 2016

NASHVILLE Tenn. – Kenworth is making the Bendix® Wingman® Fusion™ driver assistance system available for the Kenworth T680 and T880. Bendix Wingman Fusion integrates and advances a proven suite of Bendix safety technologies – radar, camera, the vehicle’s brake system, and SafetyDirect® by Bendix CVS – into a comprehensive driver assistance system. Built on the …Read More

PACCAR MX-11 Equipped Kenworth T880 Mixer Leads Kenworth Lineup at World of Concrete

February 25, 2016

KIRKLAND, Wash. – A Kenworth 7-axle, T880 short hood mixer with a PACCAR MX-11 engine is Kenworth’s showcase construction truck at the upcoming 2016 World of Concrete Show Feb. 2-5 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The T880 mixer will appear in the Kenworth booth (No. C6348). The mixer represents a new T880 configuration developed to provide contractors with a highly …Read More