Pushing the Envelope: Big Rigs for More MPG | Diesel Technology Forum

Pushing the Envelope: Big Rigs for More MPG Daimler_SuperTruck From a large Class 8 tractor to a small light-duty pickup, advance technology programs are demonstrating the potential to significantly cut fuel economy and improve emissions. No, these achievements are not attributable to a new emerging alternative fuel or to the introduction of new hybrid systems.… Read More

Advanced Diesel Technologies are Cleaner than a Prius | Diesel Technology Forum

April 16, 2015 Last month we reported on advanced engine technologies developed by Cummins as part of the Department of Energy’s ATLAS project. Well, we just learned that the 2nd generation of technologies developed through the program are to be unveiled in June and are expected to show even further benefits for clean air, fuel… Read More

Cat | Caterpillar Ships First Cat® C8.7 Supercharged Diesel Engines | Caterpillar

Caterpillar Ships First Cat® C8.7 Supercharged Diesel Engines Miami, Florida – Caterpillar Marine is pleased to announce the shipment of the Cat® C8.7 supercharged diesel engines. The electronically-controlled C8.7 is capable of delivering an impressive 650 MHP @ 2300 RPM while meeting EPA Tier 3, IMO 2, EU Stage IIIA and RCD emissions requirements. In… Read More