photo by secret squirrel

Standing Proud is this big 900 KW Seen here at Castlemaine truck show in 2009

  • pappa11 5y

    wow this has to be one of the neatest W models around i never get sick of looking at it no bloody bug strips or tacky bolt ons or lights all over it no gaurds on the back its just all class the only thing i dont like is that bloody gay swan ha ha but thats just me magnificent photo craig
  • redwagon66 PRO 5y

    old school love it
  • secret squirrel6 PRO 5y

    Thanks Pappa =yeah well i sure got a great view of it as he came up behind me heading to show and i have to say its one of the best looking trucks ive seen out on the road just awesome and they even have put the rego plate where it should be everything is in its place STUNNING TRUCK=Thanks Jerry yeah mate old school rig this is a 1996 truck i think and the paint job is a Peterbilt paint job but im sure you agree it looks magnificent on this rig thanks Pappa and thanks Jerry
  • Gary Edgley 5y

    More like 1986 Craig (a typo i'm sure). Bloody nice truck, your photo reminds me of the scene is Smokey and the Bandit when Big Enis says to Bandit "now these Peterbilts here are worth $80,000". It looks so old school it could be a new truck for sale in the 80's. Its just too cool.
    PS. Love those air horns!
  • secret squirrel6 PRO 5y

    Thanks Gary yeah well i must admit i thought that too but then i asked the guy who was giving her a polish and he told me it is an ex Refridgerated Roadways 1996 truck and this was her maiden voyage since being done up so i just went with that but if someone can confirm that would be appreciated and oh yeah i know exactly the part you mean in the smokey and the Bandit movie hahaha spot on it does too Thanks Gary
  • pappa11 5y

    teah garys right this is a W900
  • Vincent Dubois 5y

    Very nice shot!!
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  • secret squirrel6 PRO 5y

    Thanks Pappa= i am in the process of finding out so stand by for info =Thanks Vincent much appreciated thanks Pappa=Vincent
  • secret squirrel6 PRO 5y

    This Truck is owned by Tommy Peters and has a rebuilt C-15 and has stretched chassis and is a ex Refrigerated Roadways W-Model Kenworth which confusses me because the chap told me it was a1996 Model but that cant be so if anyone out there knows what year this is please lets know that would be appreciated thanks Pappa hope that helps and also Gary too
  • Gary Edgley 5y

    Kenworth stopped making the SAR and W model in 1987, so if it is a 1996 its a T900 with a W model bonnet. I've seen a W model with a T900 bonnet to modernise it but if someone put a W model bonnet on a T900 to go old school, how cool!
  • secret squirrel6 PRO 5y

    Thanks Gary AAAAAH Maybe thats what has happened because i swear he said 1996 but was looking on the Klos site and they didnt give much detail of her there but Scott has a photo of her and he says its a W-Model so im thinking you may have hit the nail on the head cause im sure this is a 1996 and not a 1986 LOL Oh well some home work for all of us hahaha good work and thanks Gary Oh Yeah well what do you make of the Grill its a lot bigger than a W-Model I Spose to accomadate the bigger engine and Radiator I Dunno im going crazy gotta work this out LOL Thanks Gary
  • pappa11 5y

    this is a W model 1986
  • Gloria1207 5y

    What a great looking truck
  • secret squirrel6 PRO 5y

    Thanks Pappa=how can you tell that mate the owner told me it was a 1996 model but i stand corrected but thats what he told me =Thanks Gloria yeah well what ever year it is Sure is a beautiful rig real old school trucking thanks Pappa=Gloria
  • pappa11 5y

    trust me squirrel
  • secret squirrel6 PRO 5y

    Thanks Pappa=Thats not good enough i need proof
  • pappa11 5y

    round headlights indicaters on top of gaurds and it just looks like a W
  • secret squirrel6 PRO 5y

    Thanks Pappa=yeah it is a W-Model but im just not sure if its all W-Model i think bits of it are and other bits are a T-mODEL BUT IMM ONLY GUESSING im going to give Klos a ring to find out once and for all cos im 100 per cent sure the guy polishing the truck told me it was a 1996 Model but im going deaf so may have miss heard him but im sure he said 1996 1996 1996 IM SURE HE DID
  • Liudvikas 5y

    You have a lot of comments :-D Good for you. This truck looks nice, dark colors looks nice too. Thanks :-)
  • secret squirrel6 PRO 5y

    Thanks Liudvikas yeah a very American looking truck glad to have it running down under in Australia thanks Liudvikas
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