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"World's Greatest" TV
News: Dec 06, 2016 - 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.
Jacobs Announces Optimized Engine Brake System for the 2017 X15
News: Oct 25, 2016 - Jacobs Vehicle Systems®, the world’s leading manufacturer of diesel and natural gas engine retarding systems and valve actuation mechanisms, announces the optimized engine brake for the 2017 Cummins X15 engine.
The record-breaking future of engine braking comes to IAA
News: Aug 03, 2016 - Jacobs’ HPD (High Power Density) Engine Brake has been demonstrated across Europe this summer showcasing doubled braking power at cruise speeds, 175 kg increased payload and 3,500 Euro lower total cost of ownership.
Autohof Ramstein, Germany
Event: Jun 27, 2016 - Join us as we unveil the next generation of engine brake technology and you can experience twice the engine brake power where you need it.
Fahrsicherheitszentrum Nürburgring, Germany
Event: Jun 30, 2016 - Join us as we unveil the next generation of engine brake technology and you can experience twice the engine brake power where you need it.
Nürburgring Truck Grand Prix
Event: Jul 01, 2016 - Jacobs’ HPD demo truck will participating in the Truck Corso. Join us afterwards to see the truck upclose and learn more about HPD.
High Power Density (HPD)
The Jacobs’ Two-stroke Engine Brake for High Power Density Engines realizes up to 1.5 times the available braking performance of a conventional compression release engine brake.
RSD (Rocker-Stop Device)
For Start-Up and Shutdown Engine Strategies When drivers expressed frustration with anti-idling regulations, Jacobs’ engineers developed a device to improve start-up and shutdown engine technology.