In the News: Jake Brake turns 60, but conceived 90 years ago

May 14, 2021

Clessie Cummins in his workshop"Then Jake Brake is now in its 60th year of service, with more than 9 million of the engine compression systems made. Its history goes back 90 years though, to a place where a mountain, a train and titan of trucking all converged." - John Hitch, Fleet Owner

John Hitch dives into the story of how Clessie Cummins dreamed up the engine brake and where the Jake Brake® is today.  Read the full article here.