In contrast to passenger cars, the process of hybridization is rather slow in commercial vehicles.The primary aspects that act against it include weight, costs and efficiency of available diesel ...

With the new EcoLife powershift transmission, ZF Friedrichshafen AG has developed a city bus transmissionwith a three-stage planetary gear set that is already designed for future operating ...

Low emission zones and truck bans, the rising price of diesel and increases in road tolls: all of these factors areputting serious pressure on the transport industry. Commercial vehicle manufacturers ...

The signs are unmistakable: the recovery in the commercial vehicle business has begun. The first suppliersare already coming up against the limits of their capacity that were redefined during the ...

Gasoline engine downsizing is firmly established as one of the main technologies for achieving fuel consumption and CO2 reduction targets, with increasing degrees of downsizing being applied in the ...