Kenworth announces T680 Road Tour

Truck operators will have opportunities to check out the Kenworth T680 Advantage in a three-month road tour announced this week by Kenworth. 

Kenworth says the truck is its most fuel efficient model, led by the “optimized powertrain” combo of the 2014 Paccar MX-13 engine and the Eaton-Fuller Advantage 10-speed automated transmission. The Advantage package also includes a 6×2 axle configuration and a factory-installed aerodynamic package. 

The 76-inch sleeper T680 boosts fuel economy by 5 percent compared to last year’s model, the truck maker says. 

The Kenworth T680 Advantage Road Tour will visit 36 Kenworth dealer-hosted events in the United States and Canada. The two-country tour begins June 23 at Worldwide Equipment in Lexington, Ky. The double-expanding, 53-foot tour trailer features an interactive, self-guided exhibit.

Here’s the schedule: 

June 23: Worldwide Equipment – Lexington / Lexington, Ky.
June 25: Truck Enterprises – Harrisonburg / Harrisonburg, Va.
June 27: Kenworth of Pennsylvania – Dunmore  / Dunmore, Pa.
June 30: Gabrielli Kenworth of New Jersey – Dayton / Dayton, N.J.                  
July 1: MTC Kenworth / Ridgefield Park, N.J.
July 4: Kenworth Ontario – Ottawa / Ottawa, Ont.
July 7:  Kenworth Quebec / St-Nicolas, Que.
July 9: Kenworth Maska – La Présentation / La Présentation, Que.        
July 11: Kenworth Montreal / Ste-Laurent, Que.
July 14: Kenworth Hamilton / Stoney Creek, Ont.         
July 15: Kenworth London / London, Ont.         
July 18: Kenworth of Buffalo / Buffalo, N.Y.
July 21: MHC Kenworth – Greensboro / Greensboro, N.C.         
July 23: Worldwide Kenworth of South Carolina – Greenville / Greenville, S.C.
July 25:  MHC Kenworth – Atlanta / Atlanta, Ga.                                   
July 28:  MHC Kenworth – Chattanooga / Chattanooga, Tenn.
July 30:  Truckworx Kenworth – Birmingham / Birmingham, Ala.
August 1: Kenworth of South Louisiana / Lafayette, La.
August 4: Performance Truck – Baytown / Baytown, Texas
August 6: Kenworth of South Texas – San Antonio / San Antonio, Texas
August 8: MHC Kenworth – Dallas  / Dallas, Texas
August 11: MHC Kenworth – Little Rock / Little Rock, Ark.
August 13: MHC Kenworth – Kansas City / Kansas City, Mo.
August 15: CIT Kenworth Chicago – Mokena / Mokena, Ill.                               
August 18: Kenworth of Indianapolis / Indianapolis, Ind.
August 20: Wisconsin Kenworth – Milwaukee, Wis.
August 22: Rihm Kenworth – St. Paul / St. Paul, Minn.
August 25: Sioux Falls Kenworth / Sioux Falls, S.D.
August 27:  Kenworth of Omaha / Omaha, Neb.
September 3: MHC Kenworth – Denver / Denver, Colo.
September 8: Kenworth Sales Company – Salt Lake City / West Valley City, Utah           
September 11: Inland Kenworth – Phoenix / Phoenix, Ariz.
September 15: Papé Kenworth – Fresno / Fresno, Calif.
September 17: NorCal Kenworth – Sacramento / Sacramento, Calif.
September 22: Papé Kenworth – Portland / Portland, Ore.
September 24: Kenworth Northwest – Lakewood / Lakewood, Wash.
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