Isuzu

Isuzu Chooses Redline Detection for Essential Tool Program

Tuesday, April 27, 2021 - 2:00pm

b'Redline Detection , the world\xe2\x80\x99s leader in diagnostic leak detection technology, announced today that Isuzu Trucks has chosen Redline\xe2\x80\x99s Portable Leak Detector as an essential tool across all North American dealer locations.\nThis press release features multimedia.

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  • b'Redline Detection , the world\xe2\x80\x99s leader in diagnostic leak detection technology, announced today that Isuzu Trucks has chosen Redline\xe2\x80\x99s Portable Leak Detector as an essential tool across all North American dealer locations.\nThis press release features multimedia.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210427005040/en/\nIsuzu Trucks has chosen Redline Detection for an essential tool program to speed diagnostics and increase uptime on their light duty trucks, including last-mile delivery vehicles.
  • Fleets also use Redline Detection\xe2\x80\x99s Dual Purpose Diagnostic Leak Locator \xe2\x84\xa2, which combines both low pressure testing capability for EVAP and general repair with high pressure testing capability to diagnose boost leaks in turbo, diesel, and boosted fleet vehicles.\n\xe2\x80\x9cRedline is honored to be chosen by Isuzu Trucks for their essential tool program.
  • To learn more about Redline Detection and its award-winning products, please visit www.redlinedetection.com .\nView source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210427005040/en/\n'

AEON GLOBAL SCM and Toyota Starts to Consider Collaboration on Logistics Improvement and Carbon Neutrality Initiatives

Tuesday, April 27, 2021 - 8:15am

b"Toyota City, Japan, Apr 27, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - AEON GLOBAL SCM Co., Ltd. and Toyota Motor Corporation agreed to continue considering new collaborative initiatives concerning the logistics field, a major issue that Japanese society is currently facing.\nBy integrating the retail logistics expertise cultivated by AEON GLOBAL SCM with Toyota's know-how regarding the Toyota Production System (TPS) and connected and electrification technologies, the two companies will work to devise solutions to shared problems in the logistics industry including personnel shortages and achieving carbon neutrality, create mechanisms for raising efficiency throughout the supply chain, and build connected systems.

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  • b"Toyota City, Japan, Apr 27, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - AEON GLOBAL SCM Co., Ltd. and Toyota Motor Corporation agreed to continue considering new collaborative initiatives concerning the logistics field, a major issue that Japanese society is currently facing.\nBy integrating the retail logistics expertise cultivated by AEON GLOBAL SCM with Toyota's know-how regarding the Toyota Production System (TPS) and connected and electrification technologies, the two companies will work to devise solutions to shared problems in the logistics industry including personnel shortages and achieving carbon neutrality, create mechanisms for raising efficiency throughout the supply chain, and build connected systems.
  • By doing this, they will support people's lives and create the future of logistics.\nThese initiatives will also promote collaboration for the development of an affluent society with Commercial Japan Partnership Technologies Corporation that intends to accelerate CASE responses, which Toyota announced with Isuzu Motor Limited and Hino Motors, Ltd.\nWe will continue to deepen our cooperation and openly consider collaboration with new like-minded partners moving forward.\n"

Gatik and Isuzu North America Corporation Form Strategic Collaboration to Develop and Evaluate Fully Autonomous Medium Duty Trucks

Tuesday, April 6, 2021 - 12:00pm

PALO ALTO, Calif., April 06, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Gatik and Isuzu North America Corporation have agreed to collaborate on a project to develop and evaluate fully autonomous medium-duty trucks.

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  • PALO ALTO, Calif., April 06, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Gatik and Isuzu North America Corporation have agreed to collaborate on a project to develop and evaluate fully autonomous medium-duty trucks.
  • The collaboration will integrate Gatiks autonomous driving technology into a number of Isuzu medium-duty N-Series trucks to produce SAE Level 4 delivery vehicles with redundant systems.
  • With its fleet of light to medium duty trucks, Gatik is leading the way in autonomous middle mile delivery.
  • Headquartered in Anaheim, California, Isuzu North America Corporation is a subsidiary of Isuzu Motors Limited, one of the worlds largest manufacturers of medium- and heavy-duty trucks.

Rush Enterprises announces retirement of Jim Thor, Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing

Friday, February 26, 2021 - 6:21pm

Thor has been a pivotal part of the development of Rush Enterprises vehicle sales and marketing departments since he joined the company in 2004.

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  • Thor has been a pivotal part of the development of Rush Enterprises vehicle sales and marketing departments since he joined the company in 2004.
  • Today, Rush Enterprises represents the industrys leading manufacturers including Peterbilt, Navistar, Hino, Isuzu, Ford, IC Bus and Blue Bird.
  • Rusty Rush, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President, Rush Enterprises, Inc. With Jims leadership, we have significantly grown in all areas of truck sales.
  • Jody Pollard has been named Senior Vice President of Truck Sales and Aftermarket Sales reporting to Michael McRoberts, Chief Operating Officer.

Cummins and Isuzu Announce Global Mid-Range Powertrain and Advanced Engineering Collaboration

Friday, February 5, 2021 - 6:00am

Today, Cummins Inc. (NYSE: CMI) and Isuzu Motors Limited (Isuzu) announced agreements for a global mid-range diesel powertrain and an advanced engineering collaboration, marking another step forward in the Isuzu Cummins Powertrain Partnership (ICPP).

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  • Today, Cummins Inc. (NYSE: CMI) and Isuzu Motors Limited (Isuzu) announced agreements for a global mid-range diesel powertrain and an advanced engineering collaboration, marking another step forward in the Isuzu Cummins Powertrain Partnership (ICPP).
  • Under this global mid-range diesel collaboration agreement, Cummins will provide Isuzu mid-range B6.7 diesel platforms for use in medium-size trucks to meet global customer needs.
  • Cummins and Isuzu will closely work together to integrate the engine with Isuzus chassis and to meet Japans emission regulations.
  • Isuzu and Cummins also entered into an Advanced Technology Agreement, to conduct joint research for various powertrain technologies using the companies respective advanced engineering capabilities.

Isuzu’s New Gasoline-Powered Class 5 Truck Features Allison Transmission with Power Takeoff Option

Thursday, March 5, 2020 - 9:05pm

Allison Transmission, the largest global manufacturer of medium- and heavy-duty fully automatic transmissions, will be the exclusive transmission for Isuzus just-announced gasoline-powered NQR and NRR Class 5 trucks.

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  • Allison Transmission, the largest global manufacturer of medium- and heavy-duty fully automatic transmissions, will be the exclusive transmission for Isuzus just-announced gasoline-powered NQR and NRR Class 5 trucks.
  • Equipped with the Allison 1000 Rugged Duty SeriesTM (RDS) transmission, the new trucks will offer a power takeoff (PTO) option for the first time by Isuzu in a gas-powered truck.
  • With the durable six-speed Allison 1000 RDS transmission, this powerful truck will be able to bring productivity to a whole new level.
  • Allisons RDS transmissions are designed to increase performance and provide superior vehicle control, said Rohan Barua, Vice President, North America OEM Sales at Allison Transmission.

Power Solutions International’s 6.0-liter engine featured by Isuzu Commercial Truck of America during Work Truck Show 2020

Wednesday, March 4, 2020 - 6:00pm

PSI supplies the 6.0-liter engine built from a General Motors Vortec V-8 block that is customized by PSI to Isuzu specifications.

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  • PSI supplies the 6.0-liter engine built from a General Motors Vortec V-8 block that is customized by PSI to Isuzu specifications.
  • We are excited to grow our gas N-Series line-up with this move into the class 5 market, said Shaun Skinner, president of Isuzu Commercial Truck of America.
  • Isuzu commercial trucks have been the best-selling low cab forward trucks in America every year since 1986.
  • Headquartered in Anaheim, California, Isuzu Commercial Truck of America, Inc. is the distributor of Isuzu commercial vehicles in the United States and is a subsidiary of Isuzu Motors Limited, one of the worlds largest manufacturers of medium- and heavy-duty trucks.

Volvo Group and Isuzu Motors Intend to Form Strategic Alliance

Wednesday, December 18, 2019 - 6:29am

This will entail transferring ownership of the complete UD Trucks business globally from the Volvo Group to Isuzu Motors in order to accelerate growth by leveraging greater volumes and complementary capabilities.

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  • This will entail transferring ownership of the complete UD Trucks business globally from the Volvo Group to Isuzu Motors in order to accelerate growth by leveraging greater volumes and complementary capabilities.
  • "The Volvo Group and Isuzu Motors have a well-established relationship on medium-duty trucks in Japan based on mutual respect, shared values and win-win spirit.
  • "Isuzu Motors and the Volvo Group strongly believe in the business opportunities and synergy potential between the two Groups.
  • All technology cooperation between the Volvo Group and Isuzu Motors will be managed through individual contracts.

Spartan Motors Opens Modification Center To Support Growing Isuzu Dealer Demand For Truck Modifications

Wednesday, November 6, 2019 - 6:15pm

The modification center allows Isuzu dealers to order popular product features such as custom paint and wheelbase modifications before the trucks leave the assembly facility.

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  • The modification center allows Isuzu dealers to order popular product features such as custom paint and wheelbase modifications before the trucks leave the assembly facility.
  • The modifications will be made to Isuzu F-Series and N-Series gas trucks that Spartan currently assembles in Charlotte.
  • "The new modification center represents another step in support for Isuzu and their dealers."
  • The Company is organized into three core business segments: Spartan Fleet Vehicles and Services, Spartan Emergency Response and Spartan Specialty Vehicles.

Cummins and Isuzu Enter into Power-Source Partnership Agreement

Friday, May 31, 2019 - 7:00am

Cummins Inc. (NYSE: CMI) and Isuzu Motors Limited announced another step forward in their partnership by entering into the Isuzu Cummins Powertrain Partnership agreement.

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  • Cummins Inc. (NYSE: CMI) and Isuzu Motors Limited announced another step forward in their partnership by entering into the Isuzu Cummins Powertrain Partnership agreement.
  • Through this Powertrain Partnership, Isuzu and Cummins share the commitment to leverage both companies technical strengths to develop market-leading architectures for customers around the world.
  • Isuzu and Cummins recognize the advanced diesel engine is, and will continue to be, an important power choice for global customers in commercial vehicle and industrial applications.
  • Cummins and Isuzu have been leaders in technological innovation in complementary regions of the world.