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Kenworth Awarded New 4-Year Cooperative Government Purchasing Contract with Sourcewell

New Kenworth K270E and K370E Battery-Electric Vehicles Available under the Contract

KIRKLAND, Wash., November 9, 2020 - Kenworth Truck Company has won a new, 4-year Cooperative Government Purchasing Contract with Sourcewell. The cooperative contract (060920-KTC) expands sales opportunities for new Kenworth Class 5-8 chassis to more than 77,000 Sourcewell members throughout the United States and Canada.

Kenworth K270E

“Our new Sourcewell contract offers an excellent opportunity for municipalities and government agencies to purchase the full Kenworth line of commercial vehicles, including the Class 8 vocational leader T880, T800, W990 long-hood model, on-highway flagship T680, medium duty T370 conventional and new K270E and K370E battery-electric vehicles,” said Laura Bloch, Kenworth assistant general manager for sales and marketing.”

Kenworth T370 Dump

Sourcewell creates national cooperative contract purchasing solutions on behalf of its member agencies, which include government, education and non-profit agencies. Cooperative contract use is a growing trend for governmental purchases thanks to its competitively awarded contracts, simple process, and time and money saving benefits.

Kenworth T880S Dump

As part of the Sourcewell bid process, responses from truck manufacturing and supply companies are evaluated against multiple criteria to assure member agencies get the best value when making purchase decisions. The criteria includes considerations such as variety of products and services offered, marketplace success, pricing, and value added attributes. More information is available at www.sourcewell-mn.gov.

Kenworth W990 Heavy Haul 

Sourcewell member agencies interested in purchasing Kenworth trucks may contact their nearest Kenworth dealer (www.kenworth.com/dealers). For more information, contact Kenworth Truck Company’s Mike Kleespies (mike.kleespies@paccar.com / 813-455-1248) or Ryan Breezee (ryan.breezee@paccar.com / 425-828-5452). The new Kenworth contract (060920-KTC) with Sourcewell for all Kenworth dealers is in effect until 2024. Kenworth is The Driver’s Truck. See what drivers are saying at www.kenworth.com/drivers.

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.

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