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Westport HPDI 2.0

Westport HPDI 2.0 Via Volvo This Year

April 24, 2017 in Companies, Dual Fuel, LNG, NGVs, Technology, trucking by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Volvo Is to Offer Trucks with the ‘MethaneDiesel Euro VI’ Engine
To Be Nearly as Efficient as Diesel with 15% Less GHG Emissions,
‘Westport Is Now a Tier 1 Supplier’ to Heavy Vehicle Manufacturers

Watch for the official launch of the second iteration of Westport’s high pressure direct injection technology – designed allow heavy duty diesel engines to run primarily on natural gas while preserving the efficient compression ignition cycle – late this year by Volvo Trucks in Europe.

Westport HPDI 2.0: Int’l Launch in 2017

August 30, 2016 in Companies, LNG, New Products, NGVs, trucking by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Europe or Perhaps China to Be First, and It Won’t be the Cummins ISX:
Goal Is a Product Preserving Diesel Performance with Minimal Changes

Westport Fuel Systems expects to commercialize its “HPDI 2.0” high pressure direct injection technology as a fuel system package for OEMs in Europe and/or China in summer 2017.

Westport Launches Westport HPDI 2.0′

December 10, 2013 in CNG, Companies, LNG, New Products, NGVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

High Pressure Direct Injection Said Suitable to Wider Range of Engines
As Full Diesel Performance Is Maintained with 90 of Diesel Fuel Displaced

Westport Innovations has unveiled its next generation of high pressure direct injection technology, called “Westport HPDI 2.0.” Unlike the initial HPDI product available only with the Cummins ISX-based 15-liter engine for heavy duty trucks, the new system is aimed at a wider range of powerplants, from 10- to 100-liter displacement, for both vehicle and off-road markets.

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