NEW POWERTRAIN PACKAGE * USA
* Tennessee - Cummins, Eaton forge powertrain package
(Photo: Two ISX ratings coupled to new Advantage automated gearbox)
Nahsville,TN,USA -Fleet Owner -Mar. 11, 2013: -- Cummins and Eaton have jointly developed a that the manufacturers said will deliver 3% to 6% better fuel economy compared to existing engine-transmission combinations. The manufacturers said the package will also lower PM costs and provide “total lifecycle cost improvements”... The package combines the Eaton Fuller Advantage Series automated transmission—which debuted last month—with two specific ratings of the new Cummins ISX15 SmartTorque2 engine. The combo will be available starting this fall for linehaul, regional-haul and LTL truck applications...