Registered Class 3-8 trucks in the United States equipped with advanced new technology clean diesel engines now makes up more than 28 percent, according to data from R.L. Polk and Company. It includes registration data from 2007 through 2012 for vehicles in all 50 states.
OEM's are faced with the challenge of building engines and trucks that meet all the latest regulations, including clean air standards and fuel efficiency, while maintaining engine durability. The balancing act between emissions, fuel efficiency, and durability is becoming increasingly difficult to manage. Let Lubrizol provide the answers.
Lubrizol is an industry leader at the forefront of developing new lubrication technologies to meet the latest needs of all industry stakeholders. Lubrizol's HDDEO.com offers articles and videos on heavy duty diesel engine and emissions system technology:
- How the technology has evolved
- What has driven these changes
- How these hardware changes have enabled engine and truck builders to meet new regulations.
The website covers how hardware changes drive lubricant technology and the overall impact on the engine oil market. Lubrizol continues to participate in the new engine oil specification process, and www.HDDEO.com will provide in-depth progress reports.