Powertrain http://fleetowner.com/taxonomy/term/33021/more en Level Seven offers two new reman solutions http://fleetowner.com/powertrain/level-seven-offers-two-new-reman-solutions <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Level Seven announced the June release of <a href="http://enterprise.lvlsvn.com/reman" target="_blank">RemanCoreConnect and RemanCoreConnect Enterprise</a>, both web-based reman solutions designed to replace custom applications, spreadsheets, and other manual systems that some companies may use to track core eligibility outside of their business system.</p> <p>&ldquo;These are simplified solutions that provide the essential core management capabilities needed to run a reman business,&rdquo; said Gina Drobnick, COO and the driving force behind the development effort.</p></div> <p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/powertrain/level-seven-offers-two-new-reman-solutions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/powertrain/level-seven-offers-two-new-reman-solutions#comments Powertrain Equipment News Thu, 23 Mar 2017 12:46:00 +0000 214621 at http://fleetowner.com Peterbilt 520, 320 eligible for hybrid, zero-emission voucher http://fleetowner.com/powertrain/peterbilt-520-320-eligible-hybrid-zero-emission-voucher <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The <a href="http://www.peterbilt.com" target="_blank">Peterbilt Models 520 and 320</a> equipped with the Cummins ISL-G Near Zero engine have been granted eligibility for the California Air Resources Board (CARB) <a href="https://www.californiahvip.org/" target="_blank">Hybrid and Zero-Emission Truck and Bus Voucher Incentive Project</a> (HVIP). HVIP encourages the commercialization of low-emitting hybrid and zero-emissions trucks by assisting fleets with purchase of these advanced technology vehicles.</p></div> <p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/powertrain/peterbilt-520-320-eligible-hybrid-zero-emission-voucher" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/powertrain/peterbilt-520-320-eligible-hybrid-zero-emission-voucher#comments Powertrain News Running Green Tue, 21 Mar 2017 13:38:00 +0000 214441 at http://fleetowner.com ACT Expo preview: Customers, not regs, drive 'miraculous' truck tech http://fleetowner.com/powertrain/act-expo-preview-customers-not-regs-drive-miraculous-truck-tech <div class="field-deck"> CARB's 'rose-colored' expectations vs. today's clean diesel, nat-gas powetrains </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Talk of a Trump administration rollback of the Phase 2 greenhouse gas emissions reduction plan is essentially meaningless, suggests an expert in fuel efficiency programs. Truck buyers clearly want more efficient trucks and, even if EPA backs off the GHG 2 mandate, California is ready and willing to roll out even more stringent requirements of its own.</div> <p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/powertrain/act-expo-preview-customers-not-regs-drive-miraculous-truck-tech" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/powertrain/act-expo-preview-customers-not-regs-drive-miraculous-truck-tech#comments Powertrain Equipment News Regulations Mon, 20 Mar 2017 10:54:00 +0000 214261 at http://fleetowner.com Jacobs engine brake available for International A26 http://fleetowner.com/equipment/jacobs-engine-brake-available-international-a26 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Jacobs Vehicle Systems announced the <a href="jakebrake.com" target="_blank">launch of a compression release engine brake</a> for the International A26 engine.</p></div> <p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/equipment/jacobs-engine-brake-available-international-a26" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/equipment/jacobs-engine-brake-available-international-a26#comments Powertrain Equipment News Fri, 17 Mar 2017 12:19:00 +0000 214171 at http://fleetowner.com Fuso unveils new gas-powered cabover, all-electric eCanter truck http://fleetowner.com/powertrain/fuso-unveils-new-gas-powered-cabover-all-electric-ecanter-truck <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>INDIANAPOLIS. <a href="http://www.mitfuso.com/en-us">Mitsubishi Fuso</a> announced it is developing a new gasoline powertrain for its FE Series medium-duty cabover trucks and launched its new electric truck, the eCanter, here at the 2017 NTEA Work Truck Show.</p> <p>According to the company Fuso&rsquo;s FE130, FE160 and FE180 will be powered by a PSI-GMPT Vortec Series 6-liter V8 engine, coupled with an Allison 6-speed automatic transmission. The new V8 engine models will be the first Fuso vehicles to be assembled in the U.S., noted Jecka Glasman, Fuso&rsquo;s president and CEO.</p></div> <p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/powertrain/fuso-unveils-new-gas-powered-cabover-all-electric-ecanter-truck" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/powertrain/fuso-unveils-new-gas-powered-cabover-all-electric-ecanter-truck#comments Powertrain Equipment News Running Green Wed, 15 Mar 2017 20:35:00 +0000 214041 at http://fleetowner.com <p>Jecka Glasman, Fuso&rsquo;s president and CEO, addresses the media during the unveiling of Fuso&#39;s eCanter all-electric truck at the 2017 NTEA Work Truck Show.</p> (Photo by Cristina Commendatore) Eaton ups ratings for Procision automatic transmission http://fleetowner.com/powertrain/eaton-ups-ratings-procision-automatic-transmission <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The <a href="http://www.eaton.com/roadranger">Procision dual-clutch automatic transmission </a> for medium-duty Class 6 and 7 applications has expanded its application coverage with increased horsepower and GVW ratings, according to Eaton Corp.&nbsp;&nbsp; Maximum horsepower is now 300 HP, up from 260 HP, and maximum GVW ratings have been boosted to 35,000 lbs. for air-braked trucks and 33,000 lbs. for those equipped with Eaton&rsquo;s Park Pawl.</p></div> <p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/powertrain/eaton-ups-ratings-procision-automatic-transmission" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/powertrain/eaton-ups-ratings-procision-automatic-transmission#comments Powertrain Equipment News Tue, 14 Mar 2017 15:08:00 +0000 213891 at http://fleetowner.com ConMet, Protean Electric partner to develop electric in-wheel drive system http://fleetowner.com/powertrain/conmet-protean-electric-partner-develop-electric-wheel-drive-system <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Consolidated Metco (ConMet) announced it is <a href="http://www.proteanelectric.com" target="_blank">partnering with Protean Holdings Corp.</a> (Protean Electric) to develop an electric in-wheel drive system to provide <a href="http://www.conmet.com" target="_blank">hybrid-electric solutions</a> for the medium and heavy-duty commercial vehicle markets.</p></div> <p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/powertrain/conmet-protean-electric-partner-develop-electric-wheel-drive-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/powertrain/conmet-protean-electric-partner-develop-electric-wheel-drive-system#comments Powertrain News Running Green Mon, 13 Mar 2017 20:32:00 +0000 213791 at http://fleetowner.com Eaton transmission enhancements target vocational fleets http://fleetowner.com/powertrain/eaton-transmission-enhancements-target-vocational-fleets <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Power management company Eaton has created a new Aggressive Performance calibration for the company&rsquo;s lineup of <a href="http://www.eaton.com" target="_blank">UltraShift PLUS and Fuller Advantage</a> automated manual transmissions.&nbsp;</p></div> <p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/powertrain/eaton-transmission-enhancements-target-vocational-fleets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/powertrain/eaton-transmission-enhancements-target-vocational-fleets#comments Powertrain Equipment News Wed, 08 Mar 2017 12:56:00 +0000 213521 at http://fleetowner.com <p>Eaton&#39;s UltraShift PLUS</p> AmeriPride to add 20 electric walk-in vans powered by Motiv http://fleetowner.com/powertrain/ameripride-add-20-electric-walk-vans-powered-motiv <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>After initially replacing 20 percent of its Vernon California fleet with electric delivery trucks, <a href="http://www.ameripride.com" target="_blank">AmeriPride Services</a> announced it plans to add 20 additional walk-in vans equipped with the <a href="http://www.motivps.com" target="_blank">Motiv Power Systems all-electric powertrain</a> to the company&rsquo;s California fleet.</p></div> <p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/powertrain/ameripride-add-20-electric-walk-vans-powered-motiv" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/powertrain/ameripride-add-20-electric-walk-vans-powered-motiv#comments Powertrain News Tue, 07 Mar 2017 13:51:00 +0000 213441 at http://fleetowner.com <p>AmeriPride Services announced plans to add additional walk-in vans equipped with the Motiv Power Systems all-electric powertrain to its California fleet.</p> Prestolite Electric expands Leece-Neville IdlePro series http://fleetowner.com/powertrain/prestolite-electric-expands-leece-neville-idlepro-series <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Prestolite Electric has announced the expansion of the <a href="http://www.prestolite.com" target="_blank">Leece-Neville IdlePro alternator series</a> &ndash; a new offering of heavy-duty alternators that deliver output at low engine speeds &ndash; to include a 24V 120- and 180-amp output dual internal fan design. The new IdlePro 24V 120- and 180-amp high-efficiency/high-output alternators are ideal for high-heat, high-performance heavy duty applications including bus, coach, construction, agriculture and industrial vehicles, the company noted.</p></div> <p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/powertrain/prestolite-electric-expands-leece-neville-idlepro-series" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/powertrain/prestolite-electric-expands-leece-neville-idlepro-series#comments Powertrain Equipment News Mon, 06 Mar 2017 14:24:00 +0000 213361 at http://fleetowner.com <p>Prestolite IdlePro24V-CMYK</p>