Archive news for 15 July 2010

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Isuzu begins manufacture of EPA 2010 trucks in Japan

Christopher Goodfellow - 15 July 2010

Isuzu Commercial Truck of America has announced production of its first EPA 2010 medium-duty diesel trucks. The 2011 Isuzu N-Series trucks equipped with its new powertrains, have already began to roll off the line at Isuzu Motors' factory in Fujisawa, Japan, and will begin arriving in US dealerships in early August. The new Isuzu...

EPA and CARB announce SCR workshop date

Christopher Goodfellow - 15 July 2010

The Environment Protection Agency is to hold a public workshop on the 20 July with the California Air Resources Board to discuss issues facing Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) equipped vehicles. Issues on the agenda include the operation of SCR-equipped heavy-duty diesel engines without or with improper Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF), or...

10,000 orders for Mack and Volvo EPA 2010 Class 8 trucks

Christopher Goodfellow - 15 July 2010

Mack Trucks and Volvo Trucks have confirmed that they have received 10,000 orders for EPA 2010 compliant Class 8 trucks. Kevin Flaherty, Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Mack, said: "We had the trucks in customer hands early and often for testing and we were ready to go soon enough to start production last fall." Both...