Kenworth T800 is the most universal model of the Kenworth family. T800 series includes heavy trucks, bolster-type tractors for transportation of cargo for long distances and special chassis for hard and super hard conditions. The vehicles of this series are easily recognizable due to the moved back front axle and long sloped hood. Its size should be changed in accordance with the overall dimensions and the power of installed engines. The wheelbase is 4064-6604 mm. It allows placing on the platform the concrete mixer, the fuel cistern, the tilting mechanism, the fifth wheel and the platform for transportation of the replacement bodies. The cabin of Kenworth T800 is distinguished by the high level of comfort and equipment is functional. The vehicle has the basic Cummins ISX engine with the volume of 15 L. It meets the Euro 3 ecological standards. Optionally, the Caterpillar power units are also offered. The basic variant is equipped with 13-speed manual not synchro-mesh Fuller RTLO16913A gearbox. As option, it is also proposed the automatic Allison transmission. Kenworth T800 is equipped with two heated fuel tanks with the volume of 375 L.
Air Cushion Premium Plus seats are orthopedic, adjustable for lateral and lumbar support, reclinable, with arm rests. Everything is comfortably arranged: the center console has two 12-volt outlets and it is suitable for storing items such as cell phone, cups or soft drinks. Kenworth’s Multi-function Highline Display shows the important real-time information about the truck performance.
A sloped hood gives the driver a perfect view. DayLite® Doors and a one-piece curved windshield are used to make the visibility better.
To get in and out of a T800 is easy. It has big, wide-opening doors, ergonomic grip steps and grab handles.
The Kenworth T800 has been well thought-out; it has ergonomic design for comfort driving, the high productivity of the vehicle and accurate control of the road. It can manage with every weather and road conditions.