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    Kenworth T680 Driver Academy

    Kenworth introduced their T680 Driver Academy training video series for the T680 and it's packed with great information. 

    These short, free, and easy to access videos can provide beneficial and important information about the T680 when it comes to safetey, maintenance, and key functions to all drivers, from new all the way to seasoned professionals. 

    The driver academy videos can be watched in a

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    Important Information to Know About the ELD Mandate

    The ELD mandate is in full effect and these are some of the basics

     

    What is the ELD Mandate and how does it work?

    On December 18, 2017 enforcement of the new ELD (Electronic Logging Device) mandate went into effect. The mandate requires drivers to begin recording

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    Tech Startup, Embark Partners with Peterbilt to Change the Trucking Industry with Self-Driving Trucks

    Embark raised $15 million in financing for their truck technology and has big changes planned for the industry.

    In February, 2017 Embark caught the attention of Peterbilt when they revealed a Read more

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    This T680 is Designed to Save Fuel and Money

    With a configuration to fit all types of driving the fuel sipping T680 advantage will reduce costs

    In 2015, Kenworth introduced their T680 Advantage Read more

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    The PACCAR MX-13 Engine

    A $400M investment in PACCAR Engine Manufacturing facilities and $600M in research and development provided PACCAR the opportunity to introduce the MX Engine into the North American market for Kenworth and Peterbilt trucks.

    The 12.9 Liter PACCAR MX-13 engine incorporates proven technologies with state-of-art innovations that substantially improve reliability and fuel economy for Read more

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    PETERBILT LAUNCHES FACTORY-BACKED MX ENGINE WARRANTY FOR THE RED OVAL PROGRAM

    DENTON, Texas (March 22, 2017)

    Peterbilt announces the introduction of the PACCAR Engine Pre-Owned Warranty for Peterbilt Red Oval-certified truck customers. The warranty, which is offered and administered through Peterbilt dealers and PACCAR Financial Used Truck Centers, provides best-in-class protection for the MX engine and aftertreatment syst

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    PACCAR Financial Corp. Launches Redesigned Website for Pre-owned Trucks

    Welcome to your new source for Used Trucks

    PACCAR Financial (PFC) launched its redesigned pre-owned truck website on June 30, 2017. The new website features enhanced search functionality, including make, model, truck components and miles. Users can also save their search parameters and individual truck specs to their profile, so when additional truck invento

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    Tidying Up Your Credit History

    10 Tips for a Better Credit Rating

    News of tighter capacity and greater freight demand is good news for truck operators, said Karen Pembroke, Director of Credit for PACCAR Financial, which is the captive finance company for Kenworth and Peterbilt.

    Still, owner-operators are proceeding slowly and cautiously, Pembroke said, not only be

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    FINANCING vs. CASH

    The Pros and Cons of Both

    FINANCING vs. CASH: Which one is better?

    Buying a truck with cash - rather than securing financing - sounds smart, but determining if that is the best solution for you is not quite as simple. Choosing between cash or financing should be based on

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