News/Events

01Sep

North American Commercial Vehicle Show | Atlanta, GA

Join us at the inaugural North American Commercial Vehicle Show in Atlanta, Georgia September 25-28, 2017 at booth 1858.  Click here to find our booth! You can also attend informational sessions

17May

VDI Wissensforum

Join Jacobs Vehicle Systems at the VDI conference on June 28th at 12:15.  Robb Janak, Director of New Technology, will present the "Next Generation of Valve Train technology for Engine Braking and Mo

28Apr

Truck Grand-Prix Nürburgring

Jacobs' High Power Density Demo Truck will be at the Truck Grand-Prix Nürburgring 30. June – 2. July 2017.  Join us at Trucker-Camp B3 to see the demo truck and find out more about HPD. For mo

23Mar

Drive the Future – HPD Demo Truck Heads to the UK

Jacobs' High Power Density Demo Truck will be making a stop at the Beaconsfield, UK M40 service area.  Professional truck drivers will have the opportunity to test drive the HPD truck.  Join us from

06Dec

“World’s Greatest” TV – Featuring Jacobs Vehicle Systems

The "World's Greatest!..." television show featured Jacobs Vehicle Systems on episodes that aired in November.  If you missed the full episode, the segment is now available to watch online. To vi

21Nov

Stopping Power – Engine Technology International

"The industry drive for efficiency may mean engines use less fuel, but it also makes them more difficult to slow down, as Paul Pare, director at Jacobs Vehicle Systems, which has produced a revolution

21Nov

Jacobs Vehicle System’s game-changing High Power Density Engine Brake – MotorIndia

"At the IAA 2016, Jacobs Vehicle Systems displayed the High Power Density (HPD) Engine Brake -- the future of engine braking.  It allows two compression release events per count rotation instead of t

24Oct

Development and Testing of a Two-stroke Engine Brake for Commercial Vehicles – MTZ

"Jacobs Vehicle Systems has developed a decompression brake for commercial vehicle engines based on the two-stroke principle. Vehicle tests have demonstrated that it more than doubles engine braking p