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Kenworth All Wheel Drive T270 and T370 Now Available with Hendrickson PRIMAAX EX Rear Air Suspension
KIRKLAND, Wash., June 26, 2013 - The Kenworth T270 and T370 medium duty models equipped with factory-installed, front drive axle are now available for order with the Hendrickson PRIMAAX® EX rear air suspension.
"To help customers meet their requirements in demanding vocational applications, Kenworth continues to expand its suspension offering with quality products," said Doug Powell, Kenworth medium duty marketing manager. "Kenworth's T270 and T370 4x4, front drive axle trucks - specified with a Hendrickson PRIMAAX EX suspension - offer excellent performance and low life-cycle cost for vocational operators who prefer running medium duty trucks to get the job done."
The Hendrickson PRIMAAX EX suspension is ideal for vocational and severe duty applications. Key features include higher roll stiffness; reduced roll steer coefficient; increased lift capacity; no-lube, heavy duty bushings for reduced maintenance; and redesigned U-beam assembly, air spring, torque rod bracket and frame bracket for increased robustness and durability.
The suspension, which has a 15.5-inch ride height, is available with the Kenworth T270 and T370 4x4 straight trucks in ratings of 23,000 lbs. and 26,000 lbs. with a single rear axle.
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.