Kenworth

Meet the North Carolina ‘Swamp Loggers’

| June 30, 2010

Working his operation from Jacksonville, N.C., Bobby Goodson, owner of Goodson's All-Terrain Logging, is one of several pioneers of the method of "shovel logging" he's become somewhat famous for today, thanks to the Discovery Channel's "Swamp Loggers" series. The ...

Pink truck more than just pretty

| May 10, 2010

When Daren Parker prepared to ask a senior driver in his Raleigh, N.C.-based Parker Gas propane-delivery fleet to drive a new medium-duty Kenworth T370 straight tanker, all bets were off as to what kind of ...

Kenworth adds Eaton, Bendix options

| March 24, 2010

Kenworth also will add Bendix Wingman ACB – Active Cruise with Braking as an option for its T660, T700 and T800 Class 8 models.

Natural gas engine

| March 22, 2010

Kenworth has a natural gas engine for Kenworth T800 short hood and W900S models, the Cummins Westport ISL G.

Allis-Chalmers on-highway engines? — Ted Streit’s restoration adventures…

| March 12, 2010

Mercer leased owner-operator Ted Streit also happens to be the owner of a shop doing custom and restoration work in Suring, Wis., called Fast Transport. More than a year ago, he called me up after seeing ...

Kenworth, Peterbilt offer DPF cleaning with FSX Inc. machine

| February 12, 2010

Kenworth and Peterbilt dealers now clean diesel particulate filters with the FSX Inc. cleaning machine. The FSX machine cleaned filters 9 percent more effectively than others that PACCAR Parts tested, says Jeff Sass, general marketing manager ...

Paccar to open engine plant

| February 10, 2010

Paccar announced the official introduction of its MX series diesel engines and the opening this summer of its new engine plant in Columbus, Miss., during a press event at the Paccar Technical Center in Mount ...

Kenworth’s new regional tractor

| December 21, 2009

The Kenworth T440 is built for heavy front-axle regional haul, municipal and vocational use, with a gross vehicle weight that ranges from 33,000 pounds to 68,000 pounds.

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