Now available on www.kenworth.com, the Kenworth Clean Power calculator estimates the savings fleets can achieve using the OEM's proprietary no-idle system. To calculate the annual percentage and dollar savings, fill in annual fuel use on the worksheet provided on the site and estimated percentage of the year spent idling for driver comfort.
The Odyssey 65-PC 1750 battery from Enersys combines deep cycling capability for quick charges with high cranking power. With a 930 CCA rating, the new battery can provide up to five seconds of cranking power. It has a deep-cycle capability of 400 cycles at 80% depth of discharge and offers 140 minutes of reserve capacity. The 12V drycell is a direct replacement for Group 65 batteries.
The Air-Weigh 5800-series on-board scale is now available as a factory option on Western Star trucks with rear air suspensions. The in-dash display incorporates GVW, net payload and axle weight data sent from a trailer equipped with an Air-Weigh scales.