Veteran trucker Mike McDowell is driving a Kenworth T700 equipped with a 2010 Paccar MX from Maine to Texas in an encore of the truck tour that began this summer, Paccar announced.
After the tour’s Canadian run ends in Moncton, New Brunswick, Oct. 1, it will continue with a stop at C-B Kenworth-Bangor in Hermon, Maine, Oct. 5.
The tour will make the following stops through Oct. 28: Tri-State Kenworth, Enfield, Conn., Oct. 7; Youngstown Kenworth, Hubbard, Ohio, Oct. 15; Rockford Kenworth, Loves Park, Ill.,Oct. 18; Sahling Kenworth, Kearney, Neb., Oct. 20; Performance Kenworth, Houston, Oct. 25; Kenworth of South Texas, Converse, Texas, Oct. 26; and Kenworth of South Texas, Pharr, Texas, Oct. 28.
For details, visit Kenworth.
Affected tractors are equipped with an automated Eaton UltraShift Plus or Eaton Advantage Transmission with right hand stalk shifter. In the affected trucks, the display on the instrument panel can indicate “N” when the shifter is set into “D” or “R,” causing the truck not to move.