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  • News Equipment

    Cummins engine boss vows to offer customers “power of choice”

    September 24, 2017 4:10PM by James Menzies

    ATLANTA, Ga. – Cummins is uniquely positioned to offer customers their “power of choice” well into the future, according to president of the engine business, Srikanth Padmanabhan. Padmanabhan was speaking to truck press today at the inaugural North American Commercial

  • News Equipment

    First transmission from Eaton-Cummins joint venture introduced

    September 24, 2017 1:59PM by James Menzies

    ATLANTA, Ga. – Eaton Cummins Automated Transmission Technologies took the wraps off the first project produced under its recently-announced joint venture – a new 12-speed automated transmission dubbed Endurant. The transmission is designed for linehaul applications with gross vehicle weights

  • News Equipment

    Cummins, Eaton boost torque in integrated powertrain

    February 28, 2016 7:00PM by James Menzies

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Eaton and Cummins have developed a new integrated powertrain that will offer efficiency benefits to carriers hauling heavy payloads. Cummins ISX15 engines rated at 400-475 hp and mated to Eaton automated transmissions now produce 1,850 lb.-ft. of

  • News Equipment

    Cummins stretches DPF cleaning intervals, offers new extended protection plan

    February 1, 2016 11:18AM by Truck News

    COLUMBUS, Ind. — Cummins has extended the cleaning intervals on its diesel particulate filters (DPFs) and introduced a new Encore Xtra protection plan for certain engines. The new offerings lower total cost of ownership and enhance residual value for Cummins

  • Cummins announces GHG17 engine certification

    January 4, 2016 8:13AM by Truck News

    COLUMBUS, Ind. — Cummins announced today it has received GHG17 certification and will offer engines in 2017 that will be 2.5-7.5% more fuel-efficient than the 2013 ISX15. The company’s entire diesel and natural gas engine line has been approved by

  • News Equipment

    Cummins kicks off coast-to-coast road show

    June 16, 2015 8:33AM by Truck News

    COLUMBUS, Ind. — Cummins has hit the road with its 2017 ISX15 engine and will bring it to 34 cities in the US and Canada during a coast-to-coast road show. The 2015 Redefining Tour kicked off June 13 and will

  • News Equipment

    Navistar shows off most fuel-efficient ProStar, announces remote diagnostics enhancements

    October 5, 2014 8:22PM by James Menzies

    SAN DIEGO, Calif. — Navistar International unveiled what it says is its most fuel-efficient ProStar, featuring the SmartAdvantage powertrain package from Cummins and Eaton. The truck was on display at the American Trucking Associations Management Conference & Exhibition. “Every per

  • Feature Equipment

    DRIVING AN INTEGRATED POWERTRAIN FROM CUMMINS AND EATON

    September 30, 2014 6:25AM by James Menzies

    Cummins and Eaton have made a big slash with their SmartAdvantage integrated powertrain, featuring the ISX and the Fuller Advantage Series automated manual transmission. However, it hasn’t made much more than a ripple here in Canada because to date, it’s

  • Feature Equipment

    JAMES GOES TO JAMESTOWN

    August 19, 2014 12:25PM by James Menzies

    Earlier this month I drove down to Jamestown, N.Y., midway between Buffalo and Erie, Pa., to partake in the 40th anniversary celebrations of the Cummins plant there. Forty years is an accomplishment worth celebrating, but there was some extra exuberance

  • News Equipment

    From uncertainty to prosperity: Jamestown Cummins plant turns 40

    August 10, 2014 12:00PM by James Menzies

    JAMESTOWN, N.Y. — Cummins last week celebrated the 40th anniversary of its Jamestown Engine Plant, which produces heavy-duty truck engines for the North American market. The milestone stirred strong emotions among those with ties to the plant, since just 10

  • Swift to test International ProStar with SmartAdvantage powertrain

    May 19, 2014 9:47AM by Truck News

    LISLE, Ill. — Navistar has announced Swift Transportation will be piloting International ProStar tractors with the Eaton-Cummins SmartAdvantage powertrain. The trucks will be powered by the Cummins ISX15 engine, mated to an integrated Eaton Fuller Advantage automated manual transmission. “We

  • Product Uncategorized

    Meritor adds two new ratios for 14X tandem drive axle

    May 16, 2014 2:39PM by Truck News

    TROY, Mich. — Meritor is offering two new ratios for its 14X rear-drive axle for improved fuel economy, the company announced. The company will offer the 14X tandem drive axles with a 2.79 ratio beginning in June, while a 2.85

  • Cummins gets Newsweek first place ranking for green processes and procedures

    October 25, 2012 10:46AM by Truck News

    COLUMBUS, Ind.– Engine maker Cummins Inc. announced it has been ranked #1 among industrial companies in the US in Newsweek’s 2012 Green Rankings of businesses.

  • Cummins ISX15 engine receives EPA certification through 2014

    October 1, 2012 12:13PM by Truck News

    COLUMBUS, Ind. — Cummins’ ISX15 engine has been certified by the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), meeting both the EPA 2013 regulations and the new greenhouse gas and fuel-efficiency rules that will take effect in 2014. Cummins…

  • Product Sustainability

    #MATS: Cummins uses nanotechnology to develop new fuel filter

    March 21, 2012 1:20AM by Truck News

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Cummins has tapped into the surreal science of nanotechnology to develop a fuel filter that can trap particles 12 times smaller than what the human eye can detect.