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PACCAR Displays Innovative Electric and Hydrogen Fuel Cell Trucks at CES 2019

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January 8, 2019, Bellevue, Washington –PACCAR is participating in the CES 2019 show in Las Vegas, Nevada during the week of January 7.  CES is one of the world’s largest showcases for the latest in technological innovation.  PACCAR is exhibiting three zero emission vehicles: a battery-electric Peterbilt Model 579EV; a battery-electric Peterbilt Model 220EV; and a hydrogen fuel cell electric Kenworth T680 developed in collaboration with Toyota.  These trucks were designed for a range of customer applications, including over-the-road goods transportation, port operations and urban distribution.

Visitors are welcome to climb aboard the trucks and explore these advanced powertrains at PACCAR’s booth, near the Westgate monorail station.  In addition, visitors to the booth can learn about other innovative PACCAR technologies that increase customers’ operational efficiency, such as next generation driver assistance systems, truck platooning and in-cab human-machine interfaces.

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PRESS RELEASE: When the Whitehouse needs a Christmas tree for the holidays, the truck that delivers it, is The World’s Best ® Kenworth W990 Sleeper Tractor.

U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree Lit in Special Ceremony. Transported by Kenworth W990 and Central Oregon Truck Company

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WASHINGTON, D.C., December 7, 2018 – After a journey of more than 3,000 miles from Oregon, the U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree was lit in a special ceremony Thursday, Dec. 6, on the Capitol’s West Lawn.

The 80-foot Noble Fir is adorned with thousands of LED lights and ornaments made by Oregon residents. Brigette Harrington, a fourth grader from Hillsboro, Oregon, lit the tree with U.S. Speaker of the House Paul Ryan presiding over the ceremony. Harrington received the honor after winning an essay contest on Oregon’s beauty entered by 1,200 fourth graders in Oregon.

The tree was harvested in Oregon’s Willamette National Forest, and transported by Central [...]

It’s no secret that Americans love their beer and J.J. Taylor delivers the suds Florida and Minnesota residents rest easy knowing that their favorite beers are on the shelves thanks to reliable distribution by J.J. Taylor. and their Kenworth fleet of trucks

Kenworth T370 Lite Beer Truck FleetWith valuable cargo like top selling beers from Miller, Coors, Heineken, Guiness and Samuel Adams. J.J. Taylor wants to be sure they’ve chosen the most reliable trucks to deliver the goods. The majority of their 240 truck fleet are comprised of medium duty trucks, and the vast majority of those are Kenworth T370 and T440 tractors after J.J Taylor began making the switch over to Kenworth in 2015.

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…According to Rivera, spec’ing and weight savings, coupled with driver preference and image helped convince the company to [...]

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