Continental Invests in Sino-German Ecopark

Technology company Continental has officially opened its new plant in Qingdao that was relocated to the Sino-German Ecopark. With a total investment of approximately RMB 240 million (around 30 million Euros) and an area of approximately 84,000 sqm, the new plant provides high quality hose products and mobile fluid system solutions for passenger cars and commercial […]

Jacobs Launches Compression Release Engine Brake For International A26 Engine

Jacobs Vehicle Systems®, the world’s leading manufacturer of diesel and natural gas engine retarding systems and valve actuation mechanisms, announces the launch of a compression release engine brake for the International A26 engine. Continuing their strong relationship, Jacobs and Navistar engineers collaborated to provide an engine brake for the latest A26 International engine offering. By […]

Achates Power Announces Plan to Build a Light-Duty Truck Engine that exceeds CAFE 2025 Regulations

Achates Power, Inc., today announced the development of an engine for a Light-Duty Truck demonstration vehicle, which will surpass CAFE 2025 regulations. The Opposed-Piston Engine, will be 30-50 percent more efficient than comparable engines, reduce emissions and cost less than alternative technologies under development for meeting CAFE. The new Achates Power 2.7 liter Opposed-Piston Engine […]

Dwight Yorke Unveils Manchester United Gulf co-branded Formula GX synthetic car engine oil

Gulf Oil Lubricants India Limited (GOLIL), one of India’s leading and fastest growing private lubricant brands, today unveiled the limited edition co-branded pack of Manchester United & Gulf oil, in the presence of Manchester United Club Ambassador Dwight Yorke, along with a team jersey, in Kolkata. Earlier this year, Gulf Oil International, the parent company […]

International DuraStar and WorkStar now available with Cummins® ISL9 engine

International Truck has announced the availability of the International® DuraStar® and WorkStar® models powered by the Cummins® ISL9 engine. “Adding the Cummins ISL9 to our line-up is a key part of our strategy to offer the most comprehensive options of proven components in the industry to our customers,” said Bill Kozek, president, Truck and Parts. […]

Innovation Challenges IC Engines Development

The automotive industry continues to be beset with challenges from various aspects, including environmental regulations, fuel efficiency, value enrichment and also innovation. The automobile manufacturers, who vehemently field latest models and variants, are slow to launch new engines. They use a proven engine not only for passenger cars but also for utility vehicles. Developments in […]