T800

Hope for the next generation

Connecticut-based owner-operator Joe Bielucki's story of taking his niece out on a run with him gives him hope for the future.

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Michigan excavators use doubles rig to fight MS

For almost half a decade, the Champagne & Marx Excavating excavating company, of Saginaw, Mich., has been hauling Michigan Specials -- double-dump trailers capable of transporting 50 tons of payload -- with a fleet of Kenworth T800s for road prep, foundation digging and other commercial and industrial projects. But, the company has also long been a big contributor to the fight to combat Multiple Sclerosis, in 2011 raising enough money for it to rank fourth in ...

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Kenworth Calendar

The 2011 edition of the six-page wall calendar is 26.25 inches tall and 28 inches wide and features six different KW models.

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Power take-off option

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. The take-off's configuration offers a front-frame extension for applications that require front-mounted equipment. The devise is used with a new hood design to provide room for equipment options. KENWORTH, www.kenworth.com, (425) 828-5000

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Natural gas engine

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

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