Scania adapts on-highway diesel engine for new off-highway variants
- Magazine Article
The starting point for the new platform is the 12.74-liter inline six-cylinder diesel engine designed for Scania's road-going vehicles, which was launched in late 2021. This engine delivered a claimed reduction in fuel consumption of 8% and thermal efficiency approaching 50%. Design features include dual overhead camshafts and a single cylinder head casting, replacing the individual cylinder heads of the previous engine.