Westport, Tata Motors launch natural gas engine featuring Westport EMS

|About: Westport Fuel Systems, Inc. (WPRT)|By:, SA News Editor

Westport Innovations (WPRT +4.2%) and India's Tata Motors (TTM) launch a new spark-ignited natural gas 3.8L turbocharged engine featuring Westport's WP580 engine management system; designed to support many engine configurations, the WP580 EMS also is scheduled to be applied to TTM's 5.7L engine targeting medium-duty applications in late 2014.

Also, WPRT unveils its newest gas enhanced methane diesel proprietary technology that "has shown a significant breakthrough on dual fuel performance."