Heavy-duty engine design
- Magazine Article
Engine developers face numerous challenges in their work. When building the new clean-sheet design C3.6 engine,
Introduced at a Caterpillar press event in late October in Clayton, North Carolina, the new diesel engine is dual-certified to EU Stage V/U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final nonroad emission standards and generates 406 lb-ft (550 Nm) of torque at 1500 rpm. The company says the new engine's smaller package features flexible aftertreatment solutions including engine-mounted options that provide OEMs with simplified installation and reduced integration costs.