This ex-trucker has some questions about the Tesla Semi
Resurrecting a dormant childhood dream, I spent almost nine months of this year as an over-the-road truck driver – six months in a Freightliner Cascadia pulling a refrigerated trailer, then nearly three months in a Kenworth T680 pulling a flatbed.
Kenworth Sales opens $4.95 Million remodeled Idaho dealership
Kenworth Sales Company recently unveiled its $4.95 million remodeling and expansion of its Lewiston, Idaho, dealership at a grand re-opening celebration with more than 200 customers, company representatives and community leaders in attendance. Responding ...
Kenworth T680 Advantage Transports Christmas Tree to U.S. Capitol
The 53rd U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree– a 79-foot Englemann Spruce from northwestern Montana– has begun its nearly 3,000-mile journey from the Kootenai National Forest to Washington, D.C. After the cutting, the “People’s Tree” was hoisted onto a ...
Fire destroys Kenworth truck near Sassafras, causing significant traffic delays
A MECHANICAL failure is thought to be the cause of a truck fire on the Bass Highway on Thursday afternoon. Tasmania Police said the truck, a Kenworth Prime Mover, was destroyed after it caught fire near Sassafras, east of Devonport, about 2.30pm.
2014 KENWORTH T800 ROLL OFF TRUCK in Yale, VA
with 450 horsepower. It has an 8 LL Eaton Fuller Transmission, 25,000 lbs. steerable drop axle and a 75,000 lbs, American hoist, Power Locks, Power Windows, Jake Break, Cruise Control, all tires are at 75% tread, Hendrickson Rear Suspension, Duel Exhaust ...
Not All Truckers Are As Impressed With The Tesla Semi As Elon Is
He has some thoughts on the Tesla Semi. In a post for AutoBlog, he says he spent “six months in a Freightliner Cascadia pulling a refrigerated trailer, then nearly three months in a Kenworth T680 pulling a flatbed. I drove more than 90,000 miles ...
Commentary: A New Electric Truck? Tesla Should Stick to Cars.
The recent application of Toyota’s hydrogen fuel-cell technology, housed in Kenworth semis, demonstrates how this partnership model could proceed. It is undeniable that the new Tesla (TSLA) trucks have an array of impressive features, but many of these ...
Capital Region companies join together to hand out 1,000 free turkeys
For the fourth year in a row, Valente Gravel, Capital District OTB and Kenworth Trucking are handing out 1,000 turkeys to those in need. People lined up Wednesday morning in the parking lot outside Capital OTB top get their hands on a free turkey.
Langford-New Oregon, NY, Puts Heavy Rescue in Service
The 21-foot stainless steel body is constructed on a Kenworth T-370 cab and chassis powered by a PACCAR 380-hp engine and an Allison 3000EVS transmission. It features Onan 35,000-watt pto single-phase generator, a six-bottle cascade system with a Bauer ...
TANDEM THOUGHTS: Capitol Christmas Tree tour stops in Kansas City
Spiekermeier drove the specially designed Kenworth T680 Advantage with a flatbed trailer on Monday, Nov. 20 to the MHC Kenworth dealership in Kansas City, Mo.