Jacobs Vehicle Systems

Demonstrating significant braking advantages for CNG engines

OEM development programs and trials in Europe, North America and Asia prove Jacobs’ HPD is superior to traditional compression release braking and well-suited to engines with CNG as well as diesel.

JVS's high power density demo truck
Jacobs team in action

At Jacobs Vehicle Systems®, we don’t stop.

Year after year, we provide commercial vehicle OEMs around the world with engine braking and valve actuation advances that help them put market-leading trucks on the road.

Working side-by-side with our customers, we design and manufacture solutions that help them meet changing regulations, stay ahead of competitors, and deliver better driving experiences.

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Working with us

In close collaboration with commercial vehicle OEMs, we create solutions that meet the challenges of expanding markets, evolving expectations, and region-specific regulations.

Jacobs' High Power Density system rendering

Technologies

From inventing compression release technology to developing next-gen valve trains and advanced braking systems, we continue to raise the performance levels of commercial vehicles.

Global Capabilities — India

Global capabilities

Jacobs is the partner that the world's leading truck and engine OEMs work with to find solutions for regionally distinct technology challenges, road conditions, safety requirements, and government regulations.

Customer partnerships

JVS Partner: C&C Trucks
JVS Partner: CAMC Trucks
JVS partner: Caterpillar
JVS Partner — CNHTC
JVS partner: Cummins
JVS partner: DAF
JVS Partner: Daimler
JVS partner — DCEC
JVS partner — Detroit
JVS partner — Deutz
JVS partner — DFM
JVS partner: Doosan
JVS Partner — FAW
JVS Partner — Ford Otosan
JVS Partner — Foton
JVS Partner — Freightliner
JVS partner — Fuso
JVS partner — Hino
JVS partner — Hyundai
JVS partner — International
JVS partner — Isuzu
JVS partner — Mercedes Benz - Daimler
JVS partner — MTU
JVS partner — Navistar
JVS partner — Paccar
JVS partner — Peterbilt
JVS partner — Renault Trucks
JVS partner — SDEC
JVS Partner — Volvo
JVS partner — Weichai
JVS partner — Western Trucks
JVS partner — Cummins Xi'an
JVS Partner — Y&C Engine
JVS partner — Yuchai
Join us at IAA Commercial Vehicles

Learn about our full range of technologies for enhancing engine performance, reducing emission, and improving fuel economy, such as 1.5 Stroke HPD and Cylinder Deactivation.

Jacobs at IAA 2018