Powered by Cummins

Powered by Cummins

The legendary Cummins engine at the heart of Foton.

Every Foton vehicle is fitted with a four-cylinder ISF 2.8 litre turbo diesel Cummins engine. Cummins engines are the world leaders in clean, powerful, dependable engines. The ISF 2.8L model has been manufactured using the same proven technologies as the legendary B-series Cummins engine. More than four million B-series engines are in service around the world.

Cummins ISF Diesel

The Design

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


An electronically controlled, high pressure, 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 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.


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