Kenworth

Engine Spotlight

By John Baxter | January 03, 2011

Cummins’ ISX has been around for more than a decade, but recent changes turn heads for durability and fuel-mileage enhancement.

New KW dealership moves to I35

| December 09, 2010

Performance Kenworth has moved its full-service dealership from Austin, Texas, to Buda, Texas, about 15 miles south of its former location. The move will offer customers easier access from Interstate 35, Kenworth says. The dealership’s ...

Rotella SuperRigs calendar now available…

| December 02, 2010

On the cover of the annual Shell Rotella SuperRigs calendar this year is the custom 2007 Kenworth W900L of Myerstown, Pa.-based Scott Diller. Featured also on the December 2011 page in the calendar, Diller's clearly ...

‘Bird Business’ with owner-operator Larry LeckroneImage Gallery

| November 23, 2010

32: The percentage of truckers who said in a recent poll that they would choose a carrier based on its ridealong pet policy. The number tracks closely to the 42 percent of haulers who said ...

Study: Truck owners happy with timely arrivals

| October 28, 2010

Medium-duty truck owners are more satisfied with their purchase if trucks are ready when promised, J. D. Power and Associates said of recent survey results. The marketing analysts found that overall service satisfaction averages 215 points ...

LogBook

Overdrive Staff | October 01, 2010

Engine problems worsen, FedEx Ground wins key case, APU grants offered to OOIDA, truck-related fatalities drop and more industry issues are featured.

Power take-off option

| September 21, 2010

Kenworth’s front engine power take-off option is available in the company’s T800 model. The unit is made for use in applications that require a power take-off for snowplow, dump, mixer, refuse, crane or other application. ...

Vinyl wrap for Kenworths

| September 11, 2010

Vinyl wraps soon will be available in place of paint for new Kenworth truck buyers. Developed with Sirlin Enterprises, the wraps are durable and cost less than paint, the truck maker says. Several colors are ...

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