Shell Starship 2.0 Truck Demonstrates New Technologies for Fuel Efficiency Gains

The Starship Class 8 truck utilizes several market available components and systems to demonstrate fuel efficiency improvements which can be achieved in heavy-duty trucks.


On this week’s episode of OEM Industry Update, editor Sara Jensen speaks with Ryan Manthiri, Project Manager for Shell’s Starship 2.0 program. Several new technologies were utilized on the next generation of the concept truck which showed a high level of fuel efficiency gains could be achieved, demonstrating what is possible with technology that is available in the market today.         

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