Green product line includes LNG truck
Company’s environmental program includes alternative fuels, hybrid technologies, idle reduction, aerodynamic performance and driver-awareness technologies. Latest green product is the T800 liquefied natural gas (LNG) truck (pictured), which will go into production in 2009. Company plans to introduce medium-duty diesel-electric hybrid trucks into full production this summer. Kenworth Clean Power no-idle system offers as much as an 8% fuel economy improvement for operators with high idling times. Kenworth Truck Co., a div. of PACCAR Inc., Kirkland, Wash.