PSI and Capacity Launch Medium-Duty Truck Collaboration at MATS 2013
"PSI is broadening its range of medium- to heavy-duty truck offerings," said
According to Lessaris, the high-performance, 8.8-liter "big block" replacement offers 20% across-the-board improvements in power and 15% better fuel-efficiency over its most popular alternative, the now-discontinued General Motors 8.1-liter. PSI designed the engine to run on a variety of fuels, including compressed natural gas, propane, and gasoline. The PSI 8.8-liter provides 430 horsepower and 600 lb.-ft. of torque at 3400 RPM.
Capacity's durable and functional TJ5000 tractor provides 81,000 pounds of gross combined weight capability and is designed for a wide variety of yard, warehouse and distribution applications.
"Capacity is a terminal truck design leader because we listen to our customers," said
PSI launched the 8.8-liter engine at the RVIA National RV Trade Show in
PSI develops and delivers complete power systems with engines ranging from .97-Liter to 22-Liters of displacement, including the new 8.8-Liter engine aimed at the industrial and on-highway markets including medium duty fleets, delivery trucks, school buses and garbage/refuse trucks. PSI power systems are currently used worldwide in power generators, forklifts, aerial lifts, and industrial sweepers, as well as in oil and gas, aircraft ground support, agricultural, and construction equipment. For more information on PSI, visit http://www.psiengines.com.
Jeremy LessarisDirector of Marketing Power Solutions InternationalMobile: +1 (630) 350-9400 E-mail: email@example.com
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