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Kenworth C500 Tractors at Kenworth of South Florida

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The Kenworth C500 Tractor is a True Beast in the trucking industry.

Kenworth C500

When your needs are beyond those of every day conventional trucks, the Kenworth C500 is the right truck for the job.

The durable C500 now boasts greater performance and functionality than ever, featuring increased cab options, a larger
cooling module, and two new hoods.

We just took delivery of this new Kenworth C500 with dual front axle and tri-axle rears.


Cab Options

The C500 is versatile with more cab options to fit your specific application. It comes available with the standard day cab, the 42” FlatTop sleeper, and now features the extended day cab, and the 38” AeroCab FlatTop Sleeper.

Extended Day Cab
-Additional cab length and enhanced
driver comfort.
-6in increased belly room and 5in
increased head room.
-Seat reclines up to 21 degrees; 17
degrees at max rear slide position.
-Increased in-cab storage: over 2 cubic
feet additional in-cab storage .
-Easily accessed from driver or
passenger side.
-Increased space for outerwear,
safety equipment, and record keeping
materials specific to application.

Kenworth C500 Dual Front Axle

38” AeroCab FlatTop Sleeper
-Ideal for vocational operations requiring
a highly maneuverable truck with more
versatility than a day cab can provide.
-Structure: aluminum and fiberglass
-Compact with plenty of headroom
-Liftable bunk with a 24in x 78in tilt
up mattress, over-and-under bunk
storage, a full headliner, insulated
rubber floor mats, vented access doors,
swivel reading light, lockable luggage
compartments and a separate sleeper
control console.
-Available with Splendor interior and the
cab is available with either Diamond or
Splendor interior.

New Features
Larger Cooling Module
-Reduces weight and allows for increased air-flow.
-Module fins are now made of aluminum rather than copper-brass.
-Used across the board in all C500 applications with either new
wide fiberglass or sheet metal hoods, or optional FEPTO.
-With FEPTO the parent frame rail has a small cutout to allow for the
cooling module installation.
2 New Hoods: fiberglass and sheet metal
-Accommodate the 1780 square inch cooling module that allows for
increased cooling capacity.
-Increased cooling capacity improves stationary horsepower capability to
600 hp and Gross Combination Weights without application approval to
200,000 lbs.

Kenworth C500 Cab

-Twin Steer axle configurations available.


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