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Cummins Taking Long View on Alternative Power
Cummins Taking Long View on Alternative Power

August 31, 2017
Cummins sees itself as a technology company that has been very successful in commercializing diesel power. Through decades of change and disruption, the...

The Latest Fuel-Sipping Engines
The Latest Fuel-Sipping Engines

June 19, 2017
How engine makers have met the EPA GHG Phase 1 2017 emissions requirements head-on, with a lineup promising better fuel efficiency and greater reliability.

Bridgestone Developing SuperTire for Cummins/Peterbilt SuperTruck II Project
Bridgestone Developing SuperTire for Cummins/Peterbilt SuperTruck II Project

January 6, 2017
Rather than go with an off-the-shelf tire, the Cummins/Peterbilt SuperTruck II team is bringing Bridgestone on board to develop an ultra-low rolling...

Navistar Rolls out New Efficiency Spec for ProStar
Navistar Rolls out New Efficiency Spec for ProStar

December 5, 2014
Navistar's new ProStar ES package includes a choice of the Maxxforce N13 engine coupled to an Eaton Fuller Advantage 10-speed automated transmission, or the...

Test Drive: Cummins-Eaton Powertrain Smooth as Silk
Test Drive: Cummins-Eaton Powertrain Smooth as Silk

July 31, 2014
Cummins and Eaton may have finally nailed it with their SmartAdvantage Powertrain combo, reports Equipment Editor Jim Park in July's Test Drive. The...

Delving Into the Cummins/Peterbilt SuperTruck: Part 1
Delving Into the Cummins/Peterbilt SuperTruck: Part 1

July 7, 2014
By the time the Cummins/Peterbilt SuperTruck made its public debut in February boasting 10.7 mpg, some contemporary trucks were achieving better than 8 mpg,...

The Peterbilt-Cummins SuperTruck, Part 2: More Secrets Revealed
The Peterbilt-Cummins SuperTruck, Part 2: More Secrets Revealed

July 7, 2014
The Peterbilt-Cummins SuperTruck project achieved almost-unheard-of gains of 68% in freight efficiency over a 24-hour duty-cycle, a 50% improvement in...

Test Drive: Natural Gas Freightliner Cascadia 113
Test Drive: Natural Gas Freightliner Cascadia 113

October 1, 2013
Freightliner’s Cascadia 113 and the ISX12 G from Cummins Westport aren’t exactly strangers. About 100 of the trucks have been in customer hands for some...

Transmissions: Automating for Fuel Savings
Transmissions: Automating for Fuel Savings

July 9, 2013
Traditional thinking on automated manual transmissions has it that AMTs are the great equalizers – bridgers of skill gaps between the best and the worst...

Cummins Showcases 2013 Engines, New Features
Cummins Showcases 2013 Engines, New Features

March 20, 2013
Cummins will have its new 2013 engine line up at this year's Mid-America Trucking show, boasting 2% better fuel economy, along with some new gearing...