SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 24, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Truck Dealers (ATD) named the Kenworth T880 Vocational Truck with PACCAR MX-13 Engine as the 2015 Truck of the Year. The award was announced today at the ATD Convention & Expo in San Francisco.
Judges selected the truck for its exceptional handling, power, torque and outstanding visibility from all quarters of the driver's seat.
Other finalists included the International WorkStar 7600 and the Peterbilt Model 567.
A panel of journalists selected the winners from categories including innovation, design, safety and driver satisfaction.
The 52nd annual ATD event runs concurrently with the National Automobile Dealers Association Convention & Expo from Jan. 22-25 in San Francisco. For more information, visit www.atdconvention.org.
ATD, a division of NADA, represents 1,800 medium- and heavy-duty truck dealers. ATD members share in NADA's programs, services and benefits. For more information, visit www.atd.org.