KIRKLAND, Wash., Dec. 21, 2011 – Kenworth Truck Company announced that it will extend a successful rebate program with the Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association (OOIDA) through 2012.
Originally introduced 10 years ago, the program offers a $1,000 rebate to OOIDA members on qualifying purchases of new Kenworth sleeper trucks. Under the program, OOIDA members have purchased more than 7,300 Kenworth trucks during that period.
Eligible Kenworth trucks include the Kenworth T660, T800 and W900 with 72-inch AeroCab® or 86-inch Studio AeroCab sleeper, and the T700 with 75-inch AERODYNE® sleeper. Buyers must show their OOIDA membership card to their Kenworth dealer at time of purchase in 2012.
“Kenworth is pleased to offer owner-operators a $1,000 rebate on qualifying new Kenworth truck purchases in cooperation with OOIDA during 2012,” said Erik Johnson, Kenworth on-highway marketing manager. “More than 350 OOIDA members benefited from this successful program in 2011. We appreciate the loyalty of owner-operators to The World’s Best® trucks, including the fuel-efficient Kenworth T660 and T700 which help reduce operating costs.”
Other limitations apply on the Kenworth rebate program. See your Kenworth dealer for further details.
Founded in 1973, OOIDA is as an advocacy group for owner-operators and independent truck drivers and currently has 150,000 members. OOIDA’s website is at http://www.ooida.com.
Kenworth Truck Company is the manufacturer of The World’s Best® heavy and medium duty trucks. Kenworth is an industry leader in providing fuel-saving technology solutions that help increase fuel efficiency and reduce emissions. The company’s dedication to the green fleet includes aerodynamic trucks, compressed and liquefied natural gas trucks, and medium duty diesel-electric hybrids. Kenworth is the only truck manufacturer to receive the Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Air Excellence award in recognition of its environmentally friendly products. In addition, the fuel-efficient Kenworth T700 equipped with the low-emission PACCAR MX engine was named the 2011 Heavy Duty Commercial Truck of the Year by the American Truck Dealers. Kenworth is also the recipient of the 2011 J.D. Power and Associates award for Highest in Customer Satisfaction for Heavy Duty Truck Dealer Service. Kenworth’s Internet home page is at http://www.kenworth.com. Kenworth. A PACCAR Company.