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When Isuzu is in the news, we want you to know about it. Below are articles/excerpts from various publications. All files are provided with prior documented consent from the publishers. Read on.


Isuzu Diesel Launches First Distributor Service Training Advisory Board


Plymouth, MI - Isuzu Motors America, LLC PowerTrain Division (ISZAPT) announced the first Distributor Service Training Advisory Board (DSTAB) and the election of its new board members at an annual meeting held at its headquarters in Plymouth, MI on September 20-22, 2016.

DSTAB Group


Isuzu Diesel Positions Top-of-the-Line Engines under Isuzu RED Tech™


PLYMOUTH, MI - Isuzu has proven itself for 100 years and with the number one Cab-forward truck since 1986 and over 20 million Diesel engines Worldwide, ISUZU RED Tech™ has become the next logical step to who we are in the marketplace.

ISUZU RED Tech


Making Tier 4 Power Simpler


Atlas Copco launches Tier 4 final QAS 25 generator powered by DOC-only Isuzu 4LE2T diesel.

Reprinted with permission from the November 2014 issue of Diesel Progress. For a free subscription, please go to http://www.dieselprogress.com/subscribe/

Diesel Progress


Isuzu takes high-level approach to T4F solutions


Written by Jean L. Broge

Isuzu's 4LE2 and other Tier 4 Final production engines can be customized to a "customer's exact requirements" while maintaining what it believes will be a maintenance-free experience for end users.

Reprinted with permission from the September 4, 2014 issue of OFF-HIGHWAY ENGINEERING.

OFF-HIGHWAY ENGINEERING


Making Aftertreatment An Afterthought


Written by Mike Brezonick

Isuzu's newest compact diesels highlight maintenance-free aftertreatment for Tier 4 final

Reprinted with permission from the June 2014 issue of Diesel Progress.

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Diesel Progress


ISUZU 4J ENGINE DISPLAYED AT 2014 TULSA OILFIELD EXPO


PLYMOUTH, MI - Isuzu Motors America, LLC PowerTrain Division (ISZAPT) is pleased to announce the Isuzu Diesel 4J Engine was displayed at the United Engines LLC booth at the 2014 Tulsa Oilfield Expo that took place June 4th-5th, 2014 at the Cox Business Center in Tulsa, OK. The purpose of the show was to promote Tulsa’s oil and gas industry and related equipment. The trade show had a total of 316 exhibitors and was hosted by Texas Classic Productions LLC, with United Engines LLC being the primary sponsor of the event.

Isuzu is a leading technological innovator globally within the diesel engine market. The company’s diverse product portfolio encompasses such leading products as industrial diesel engines for on- and off-road use, marine, commercial vehicles, sport utility vehicles, and pickup trucks. Further information on Isuzu can be found on the company’s web sites at www.isuzuengines.com, www.isuzumarine.co.jp, www.isuzucv.com, www.isuzu.com, and www.isuzu.co.jp.

Press Release - 06/16/2014


NEW WWW.ISUZUENGINES.COM SITE


PLYMOUTH, MI – Isuzu Motors America, LLC PowerTrain Division (ISZAPT) is pleased to announce a newly refreshed www.isuzuengines.com website effective immediately. This website has a new look and feel to it conducive to the many mobile devices and advanced technologies utilized to view online content today. Highlights are as follows: Additionally, we have added a new product category, Reman, to the Isuzu product lineup.

Take a moment to review the new site layout, design, and Reman section at www.isuzuengines.com. Any questions/concerns can be directed to the “Contact” link.

Isuzu is a leading technological innovator globally within the diesel engine market. The company’s diverse product portfolio encompasses such leading products as industrial diesel engines for on- and off-road use, marine, commercial vehicles, sport utility vehicles, and pickup trucks. Further information on Isuzu can be found on the company’s web sites at www.isuzuengines.com, www.isuzumarine.co.jp, www.isuzucv.com, www.isuzu.com, and www.isuzu.co.jp.

Press Release - 03/04/2014


ISUZU READY FOR CONEXPO 2014 WITH NEW WEBSITE CONEXPO, MARCH 4-8 IN LAS VEGAS


PLYMOUTH, MI - Isuzu Diesel is rolling out its plans for CONEXPO 2014 with a newly introduced website. The website at www.conexpo2014.com provides details about Isuzu’s top five diesel engines that will be on display at the convention this year which includes the 4L-Series, 4J-Series, 4H-Series, 6H-Series and related power packs. The site also provides information on our booth display to include booth number and location at CONEXPO 2014.

"We’re proud of the variety of models we offer with power outputs ranging from 15 to beyond 500 HP," said Vice President of PowerTrain, Atsumi Morita. "Our innovative technologies make diesel engines quieter, more efficient and cleaner burning."

Isuzu’s executive team, including Mr. Morita, will be in attendance at CONEXPO 2014 and are pleased to provide more details on the engines.

Isuzu is a leading technological innovator globally within the diesel engine market. The company’'s diverse product portfolio encompasses such leading products as industrial diesel engines for on- and off-road use, marine, commercial vehicles, sport utility vehicles, and pickup trucks. Further information on Isuzu can be found on the company'’s web sites at www.isuzuengines.com, www.isuzumarine.co.jp, www.isuzucv.com, www.isuzu.com, and www.isuzu.co.jp.

Press Release - 01/29/2014


ISUZU EXECUTIVE BIOS


PLYMOUTH, MI – Engines are the heart of Isuzu Motors Limited, an industry leader of over 20 million diesel engines worldwide. Isuzu products, noted for reliability and durability, have stood the test of time.

Today, home base for the PowerTrain Division of Isuzu Motors America, LLC is Plymouth, Michigan. Thanks to the hard work and determination of this team, we are proud to offer more than 30 different engine models with power ranging from 15 to beyond 500 HP, for use in both on- and off-road applications. Meet some of the team that will represent Isuzu Motors Limited at this year’s CONEXPO 2014 in Las Vegas, NV March 4-8.

Press Release - 01/23/2014


BAUMA 2013


We are pleased to inform you that Isuzu will have a small booth at the coming BAUMA 2013 held in Munich, Germany and will exhibit Isuzu industrial diesel engines together with commercial truck in the booth to promote Isuzu brand and products to customers all over the world.

Press Release - 4/9/2013


45-footer going to California; boatyard builds a combo boat


Written by Michael Crowley

At Fred Wahl Marine Construction, the Aqua Leo has a 300-horsepower Isuzu UM6HK1 used for the main engine. "The Isuzu is unbelievably quiet. You don't need to put ear plugs in."
Reprinted with permission from the May 2012 issue of National Fisherman.

National Fisherman


ISUZU MOTORS AMERICA, LLC POWERTRAIN DIVISION (ISZAPT) PRODUCT SUPPLY STATUS


As a result of the earthquake, tsunami, and devastation that followed March 11, 2011, Isuzu Motors Limited production of off-highway industrial diesel engines had halted until further analysis could be conducted.

Press Release - 05/13/2011


Product Supply Status: EARTHQUAKE & TSUNAMI IN JAPAN


On Friday March 11, at 14:46 (2:46) Japan experienced an earthquake and subsequent tsunami resulting in loss of life and widespread damage.

Press Release - 4/04/2011


Success Story


Written by Jason Flynn

Klinge Corporation ensured safe transport of ice cores from Antarctica, across the equator, and through the southwestern U.S.

Reprinted with permission from Klinge Corporation.

Klinge Corporation


Boat of the Month


Written by Charlie Ess

Please see the attached article from this month?s issue of National Fisherman magazine. The ?Boat of the Month? features the Jeanoah powered by an Isuzu UM6WG1WM-AA1K sold by Kodiak Diesel in Kodiak, AK, one of Hamilton Engine Sales Inc?s dealers.

The customer is very happy with the engine's performance and low fuel consumption.
Reprinted with permission from the August 2010 issue of National Fisherman.

National Fisherman


Power to Help Troubled Teens


Written by Mike Brezonick

Isuzu Tier 3 4HK1XYGV-01 gen-set package provides 65 kW prime power to remote boarding school dedicated to rescuing young lives. Reprinted with permission from the April 2010 issue of Diesel Progress North American Edition.

Diesel Progress


Green Tuna Boat


Written by David Rowland

This is an article David Rowland wrote in the September issue on a Pacific Coast tuna fisherman using an Isuzu 3CB Diesel Engine to power his refrigeration system. Reprinted with permission from the September 2009 issue of Fishermen?s News.

Fishermen's News


Sustainable Harvesting
Gustafson Logging making themselves as productive as possible


Reprinted with permission from the July/August 2009 edition of TimberWest.

TimberWest


Alaska Fishing Boat Repowered With New Tier 2 Common Rail Engine

This article highlights the repower success of an Isuzu UM6WGWM-AB1K in an 84-foot crabbing and long line vessel. The repower was performed by an Isuzu dealer contracted under Hamilton Engine Sales, an Isuzu distributor.

Reprinted with permission from the July 2009 issue of Fishermen's News.

Fishermen's News


Fueled You Again?

Written by David Rowland

Marine article referencing the escalating fuel costs, the efficiencies of diesel versus gasoline, and repowers as viable options.

Reprinted with permission from the July 2008 issue of Fishermen's News.

Fishermen's News


New Holland Ex-Ercises Hybrid Option

Written by Dawn M. Geske

Joint development of a new hybrid hydraulic excavator between New Holland and Kobelco utilizing an Isuzu 2.2L four-cylinder diesel engine and a 20 kW generator.

Reprinted with permission from the September-October 2007 issue of Diesel Progress International Edition.

Diesel Progress International Edition