Truck World 2020

Jacobs is returning to Truck World in April.  Join us in Hall 5, Booth 5100 to learn more about how your fleet can benefit from Jacobs' latest technologies such as Active Decompression Technology®, High Power Density® Engine Brakes, and more!

Jacobs Vehicle Systems IAA Trade Show Booth Featuring Jacobs' HPD Demo Truck.

Latest News

In the News: Hino 500 series

Prime Mover Magazine recently reviewed the new Hino 500 vehicle in Japan.  Included in the article is the review of the Jacobs Engine Brake. 

A noteworthy feature is the standard fitment of a Jacobs engine brake or ‘Jake Brake’ across the range, providing first-class engine braking capability.

The brake-saving potential of the combined retardation from the exhaust and Jake brake was clearly evident.

Jacobs Launches Brake for Hino Motors' First US Class 8 Truck

Jacobs Vehicle Systems®, the world’s leading manufacturer of diesel and natural gas engine retarding systems and valve actuation mechanisms, announces the launch of a compression release engine brake for the all-new 2020 Hino XL Series Truck.

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Truck World 2020

Visit our booth at Truck World 2020 where we will be showing off our latest engine braking and valve actuation systems.  Stop by to learn more about our High Power Density engine brake, 2-Step Variable Valve Actuation, Active Decompression, and Cylinder Deactivation.

While you are at the both, ask about our 2020 technology demo vehicle and learn how you can become one of the first people to experience our latest technologies.

Find us in Hall 5, Booth 5100!

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