Paccar, Cummins announce Class 6/7 engine agreement

Paccar and Cummins recently agreed for Cummins’ 6- and 8-liter engines to be installed in Peterbilt and Kenworth North American conventional medium-duty commercial vehicles beginning Jan. 1.

The two companies are developing proprietary configurations for the engines, which will be labeled as Paccar engines. Paccar manufactures light, medium and heavy duty trucks under the Kenworth, Peterbilt and DAF brands.