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Mack Trucks Unleashes 2017 Engine Lineup Boosting Power Productivity and Efficiency

Mack Trucks revealed the next step in the evolution of its integrated powertrain by introducing its 2017 Mack® MP® series engines, bringing significant improvements in fuel efficiency, power and productivity, while reducing greenhouse gas emissions. Thanks to several upgrades and enhancements, the new engines boost fuel efficiency from 2.1 to 8.8 percent compared with prior […]

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Volvo Uses Knowledge Gained From SuperTruck to Increase Efficiency, Performance in 2017 Powertrain Lineup

Key learnings from Volvo’s SuperTruck efforts played a critical role in the design and engineering of Volvo Trucks North America’s recently introduced 2017 powertrain, delivering improved fuel efficiency and performance to customers. The development of several new features, such as the wave piston, turbo compounding and a common rail fuel injection system, was supported by […]

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Building the ‘SuperTruck’: Cummins Takes Lead on Creating Fuel-Efficient Big Rigs

Engineer David Koeberlein will head to Texas this month to help test a new Cummins-powered, highly efficient SuperTruck. Koeberlein, Cummins Inc.’s go-to guy for the project, will ride in the new vehicle as it powers a payload of about 65,000 pounds along a 270-mile stretch of U.S. 287 between Fort Worth and Vernon in central […]

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