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Key Features & Specs
Mining. Logging. Oilfield. Heavy construction.
This is how you tackle the big jobs.
Whether it’s moving 200 tons of coal through the jungles of Southeast Asia, oil rigs over the Alberta muskeg Tall timber out of the woods in Quebec, or 40 tons of overburden at 15,000 feet in the Andes, this truck is the ultimate beast of burden. Still, with all its muscle, sheer toughness and power, the C500 is sure-footed and surprisingly agile – a comfortable, quiet and productive truck that rides like a thoroughbred. No wonder drivers everywhere are proud to climb aboard. The C500. When it comes to the big jobs, it’s your high value – real world – solution.
- Perfect truck for traversing difficult terrain
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- Kenworth’s strongest truck, ready for the most heavy duty jobs imaginable
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OFFROAD RUGGEDNESS. SLEEK, KENWORTH DESIGN
The rugged and durable C500 is a truck that gets work done, year after year. Designed with utility in mind, the C500 stands for uncompromised performance and durability. The melded aluminum, fiberglass, and steel cab structure ensures that your C500 is ready to handle any and all adverse conditions. As always, Kenworth offers a variety of exterior options to transform the C500 into the heavy duty, off-road champion that your drivers want to drive.
A SPACIOUS INTERIOR AND SMOOTH RIDE FOR ALL THE TOUGH JOBS
As rugged as the exterior is, the new C500 features interior amenities that make driving the off-road warrior a pleasure. The day cab has been extended to provide extra room for the driver, including over two feet of cubic storage. In addition to the compact day cabs, Kenworth now offers the 38” and 42” sleeper options. The C500 combines industry-leading functionality and durability with improved comfort that drivers expect from a Kenworth product.
EXCEPTIONAL PERFORMANCE AND EASY REPAIRS TO KEEP YOU MOVING
The C500 has been, and always will be known for outstanding performance in all conditions. In order to make repairs and withstand the punishment of the most difficult jobs, Kenworth engineered an all brass and copper radiator that’s mounted to the frame, and situated the engine high on the frame for easy access. The C500 comes equipped with high performance Cummins or PACCAR engines that will match its exterior toughness. Kenworth offers several custom options, including high capacity radiators and 150,000 pound steel springs, to make your C500 the most versatile and high performance heavy duty truck.
- Gross Combination Weight: Up to 200k lbs
- Horsepower: Up to 600HP