LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Eaton and Cummins have added a new torque rating to their SmartAdvantage powertrain offering.
A new 1,850 lb.-ft. torque capacity transmission is now available for linehaul applications of up to 80,000 lbs GCW in the US and Canada, the companies announced at the American Trucking Associations Management Conference & Exhibition.
“The 1,850 lb.-ft. rating has been added to provide customers with improved grade capabilities and acceleration while broadening the downsped SmartAdvantage powertrain offerings,” said Alex Stucky, product strategy manager, commercial powertrain, Eaton. “It will provide superior performance on grades and highway on-ramp entrances.”
Built on the current Eaton and Cummins platform, the SmartAdvantage powertrain will be offered as a multi-torque model that is compatible with Cummins SmartTorque2 functionality available in ISX15 SA and X15 SA engines rated up to 500 hp and 1550/1850 lb.-ft. of torque, Eaton says.
The SmartAdvantage powertrain from Cummins and Eaton