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Kenworth T880 Now Offering 52-Inch Mid-Roof Sleeper


Today, Kenworth Trucks announced the new Kenworth T880 is now available for order with a 52-inch-mid-roof sleeper.

The new and improved sleeper offers a more comfortable, spacious sleeper.

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Kenworth T880 52-inch Mid-Roof Sleeper

The mid-roof sleeper offers:

-A liftable lower bunk

-Upper storage units on the sleeper’s back wall

-Hanging storage for drivers to hang their clothes and jackets.

-A bunk heater

-Flat screen TV and premium sound system can be added for additional driver comfort.

Customers also have the option of a swivel passenger chair that expands further into the living space and allows the driver to use the sleeper as a comfortable, relaxing space when not driving.

The extended roof will enable a passenger up to 6’4″ to comfortably stand up between the seats.


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52-inch Mid-Roof Sleeper with Diamond Interior

The Kenworth T880 comes standard with a PACCAR MX-13 engine rated up to 500 hp and 1,850 lb-ft of torque.

“The PACCAR MX-13 provides a lightweight, fuel-efficient engine for vocational applications, including dumps and heavy haul applications over 100,000 lbs. The T880 can be ordered with a 116.5-inch BBC hood optimized for the PACCAR MX-13 engine or with the 122.5-inch BBC hood,” Kenworth states.

“The Kenworth T880 uses Kenworth’s 2.1-meter wide, stamped aluminum cab, which is robotically assembled. The quiet cab has triple-sealed and robust doors and provides a comfortable 23 inches of room between the seats. The T880 offers the premium Diamond VIT and Vantage trim levels and two interior color options of Sandstone Tan and Slate Gray.”

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52-inch Mid-Roof Sleeper with Vantage Interior

The T880 also features a 5-piece Metton® hood which makes it easier and faster to make repairs.  In addition, the truck features air -assisted hydraulic clutch, panoramic windshield for enhanced visibility, complex reflector headlamps, excellent maneuverability, and new lightweight, factory-installed lift axles.

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Kenworth T880 52-inch Mid-Roof Sleeper

Kenworth’s 52-inch sleeper also is available as an option for the Kenworth T680.

Kenworth Truck Company is the manufacturer of The World’s Best® heavy and medium duty trucks. Kenworth’s Internet home page is at www.kenworth.com. Kenworth is a PACCAR company.


– See more at: http://www.kenworth.com/news/news-releases/2013/december/t880-52-inch-sleeper.aspx#sthash.HYaGVcyI.dpuf


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