January 2012, - Cover Story

Engines Today: How Are the EPA-Spec Engines From the Past Decade Performing?

By Tom Berg, Senior Editor & Deborah Lockridge, Editor in Chief

A lot of truck owners aren't particularly happy with some of their EPA-emissions-spec engines from the past decade, and that could spell aftermarket opportunities as those engines come out of warranty.

Tags: Engine

January 2012, - Feature

Engines Tomorrow: What Types of Engines Will You Be Selling Parts for in the Future?

By Tom Berg, Senior Editor, Jim Park & Rolf Lockwood, Contributing Editors

The next step in engine emissions is targeting greenhouse gas emissions in heavy trucks. Because burning less fossil fuel means lower GHG emissions, truck makers soon must meet North America's first fuel economy standards for medium- and heavy-duty truck

Tags: Engine

September 2008, - Test Drives

Detroit Diesel Launches DD13

By Steve Sturgess, Executive Editor

Truck maker Daimer has unveiled the DD13 from Detroit Diesel

Tags: Detroit Diesel, Engine, Test Drive

September 2008, - Feature

Cummins to Use SCR on 2010 Heavy Duty Diesels

By Steve Sturgess, Executive Editor

Cummins Inc. says it will use selective catalytic reduction on its 2010-model heavy duty engines

Tags: Cummins, Engine, SCR

March 2008, - Feature

Engine Preview: Paccar MX

By Steve Strurgess, Executive Editor

Paccar's MX is now being developed for US EPA 2010

Tags: Paccar, Engine, Paccar MX Engine, Manufacturing

December 2007, - Editorial

The Camless Concerto

By Steve Sturgess, Executive Editor

Camless engine design could offer 20 percent fuel savings.

Tags: Engine

December 2007, - Feature

New Engine Launch

By Steve Sturgess, Executive Editor

Detroit Diesel's new heavy-duty engine platform that will ultimately replace Series 60 and MBE 4000 in North America.

Tags: Detroit Diesel, Engine

August 2007, - Feature

Price Tag Challenge

By Oliver Patton

Buyer incentives for new engines are going to be a tough sell with Washington legislators.

Tags: Incentives, Engine

November 2006, - Feature

European Way Gains Momentum

By Tom Berg, Senior Equipment Editor

Vertical integration flourishes as truck builders advance their component manufacturing plans or strike new supplier agreements.

Tags: OEM, Engine

April 2006, - Test Drives

Drive Test: Detroit Diesel Series 60

By Tom Berg, Senior Equipment Editor

Detroit executives recently held a ride-and-drive event so reporters could feel for themselves how the engines act.

Tags: Detroit Diesel, Engine


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