Cummins Engine

Cummins Engine

Every Foton vehicle is fitted with a legendary Cummins engine

Foton vehicles are fitted with a four-cylinder ISF 2.8 litre turbo diesel Cummins engine – the world leaders in reliable, clean and powerful engines. The ISF 2.8L engine model has been manufactured using the same technologies as the legendary B-series Cummins engine.

Cummins Engine – ISF Diesel


The 2.8L diesel Cummins engine provides great fuel efficient performance with high durability and low weight, low noise and low emissions. The revolutionary design of the engine balances performance with economy with no compromise on quality, delivering the same unparalleled dependability and power as the world-renowned Cummins engines. Due to its special design, the ISF engine operates at extremely low noise and vibration levels. Maintenance of the engine is also easy and cost efficient.


Fotons are fitted with a high pressure, electronically controlled common rail fuel injection system with a new Variable Geometry Turbo (VGT) manufactured by BOSCH – guaranteeing the best performance.

Wastegate Turbocharger

Developed by Cummins Turbo Technologies to provide excellent performance across the rpm range and improved response through higher low-end torque.

Latest Engine Filtration

Class leading oil and fuel filtration systems developed by Cummins for exceptional engine protection.


2017 Foton Tunland

The Foton Tunland is the first light commercial vehicle in the world to be powered by a Cummins ISF engine. The 2017 Tunland has an upgraded Cummins turbo diesel inter-cooled engine that supplies an impressive 130kW of power and 365Nm of torque. This engine upgrade gives the Tunland an improved, smoother and livelier power delivery.


With Cummins history in heavy duty trucks and equipment, drivers of lighter vehicles can now enjoy the supremacy and power of this iconic engine. Experience the quality for yourself and test drive a Foton today.