November 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Test Drives
By Jim Park, Equipment Editor
The urge to compare is great, but I will resist. Both Peterbilt's Model 579 and Kenworth's T68O were introduced with much fanfare at the Mid-America Trucking Show earlier this year
Tags: Test Drive, Peterbilt
January 2008, TruckingInfo.com - Editorial
By Steve Sturgess, executive editor
A year ago we predicted that the new Paccar 12.9-liter MX engine used in Europe would be seen here in North America. So it was hardly a big surprise to see the engine in a Peterbilt 389 and a Kenworth T660 at a Dallas truck show in the fall. The MX was incredibly quiet and had plenty of get up and go.
Tags: Kenworth, Paccar, Peterbilt, PACCAR MX engine
January 2008, TruckingInfo.com - Test Drives
By Sean Lyden
The C15 was very responsive, showed great throttle modulation and made gearshifting a joy. And at the event, the 387 it powered also gave pause. I hadn't driven one in several years and the new dash appealed enormously.
Tags: Peterbilt, Test Drive
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