Detroit Diesel Corp. and International Truck and Engine Corp. have renewed their worldwide Series 40 engine distribution agreement. The renewal provides Detroit Diesel continued distribution rights to 7.6L and 8.7L Series 40 diesel engines through 2003.

Detroit Diesel has been marketing the Series 40 diesel engine since 1991 for off-highway and specialty on-highway market sectors.

The Series 40 diesel engine is an in-line 6 cylinder, 4-cycle diesel engine utilizing hydraulically actuated, electronically controlled unit injectors and fully integrated electronic controls.