“The introduction of this product not only shows our commitment to the reductions of emissions throughout the world, but also our dedication to improving our product with the latest technology available,” said Phillip Ford, president of Capacity.
The TJ9000 LNG is fitted with the Cummins Westport ISL G engine, which meets US EPA and CARB 2010 emissions standards a full two years ahead of schedule. The tractor has a 77,000 lb planetary axle, ideal for use in heavy-duty applications, a GCW of 242,000 lb and a minimum gradability of 100,000 lb at 21%. It also incorporates the latest innovations in electrical design, featuring a Vehicle Electrical Centre (VEC) combined with the latest multiplexer technology.
Capacity of Texas, Inc., based in Longview, Texas, is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Collins Industries, Inc., and is the largest US-owned manufacturer of terminal tractors in North America.