FUSO Launches New Gasoline Cabovers Powered by PSI 6.0L Engines
The addition of gasoline engines to the FUSO line reflects a significant expansion of FUSO's commercial truck product line, with three new models, the FE130, FE160 and FE180. All three utilize a PSI-GMPT Vortec Series 6.0-liter V8 engine, coupled with an Allison 1000 6-speed automatic transmission.
"We're pleased to join forces with industry leaders like FUSO, Allison and
FUSO will offer the new FE Series models in Class 3, 4 and 5, creating the industry's only Class 5 gasoline-powered model. According to Jecka Glasman, FUSO's president and CEO, they will be the only gasoline trucks in their class to offer PTO (power take-off) capability.
"We have partnered with PSI,
The new models will also be the first FUSO vehicles to be assembled in
FUSO has scheduled customer trials for the new FE Series gas trucks for the fourth quarter of 2017, with a full market launch to follow in the first quarter of 2018, as 2019 model year.
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PSI develops and delivers powertrains purpose built for the Class 3 through Class 7 medium duty trucks and buses for the North American and Asian markets, which includes work trucks, school and transit buses, terminal tractors, and various other vocational vehicles. In addition, PSI develops and delivers complete industrial power systems that are used worldwide in stationary and mobile power generation applications supporting standby, prime, distributed generation, demand response, and co-generation power (CHP) applications; and mobile industrial applications that include forklifts, aerial lifts, industrial sweepers, aircraft ground support, arbor, agricultural and construction equipment. For more information on PSI, visit www.psiengines.com.
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