Landi Renzo USA Secures CARB Certification for the Heavy Duty 7.3L CNG/RNG Engine

Includes: F-450/550, F-650/750, F-53/59 and E-450

TORRANCE, Calif., November 18, 2020 – Landi Renzo, the American subsidiary of Landi Renzo Group, the global leader in eco-fuel advanced systems for the automotive industry received California Air Resources Board (CARB) Certification for the Heavy Duty Ford CNG/RNG 7.3L engine, which covers Class 4-7 vehicles.

“This accomplishment is a key milestone for clean transportation in the trucking industry. It is an ecomobility revolution,” said Andrea Landi, president of Landi Renzo USA.

The Landi Renzo ‘Eco-Ready’ Dedicated CNG/RNG system for the 7.3L engine represents the cleanest powersource available for airport and hotel shuttle buses, delivery trucks, service trucks, large package trucks as well as other vocational offerings. Many of these vehicles will be able to take advantage of various clean air grant funding opportunities.

During this multi-year effort, Landi Renzo USA, in partnership with Ford Motor Company, conducted extensive engine and vehicle testing to meet the stringent Ford Q-185 gaseous prep guidelines and demonstrate full useful life durability.

The Landi Renzo USA product is the only Ford QVM EPA and CARB certified CNG/RNG product in the market. By utilizing the Landi Renzo USA system, fleets have peace of mind knowing their product is supported by the OEM and warranty remains in place.

For more information and to place orders, visit Landi Renzo USA, email or call Paul Shaffer at (214) 263-6525.See Press Release here.

About Landi Renzo USA

Landi Renzo USA is approved as Ford’s QVM System Developer and Installer for gaseous fuels engines and vehicles, offering the largest selection of eco-fuel natural gas systems for commercial fleets. 

About Landi Renzo Group

Landi Renzo is a world leader in the manufacturing of ecological fuel systems and components for the automotive industry. The company has its global headquarters in Reggio Emilia, Italy, in addition to subsidiaries in 10 different countries, including Landi Renzo USA, based in Torrance, CA. As a leader in eco-mobility with 65 years’ experience and an established presence in more than 70 countries, Landi Renzo has provided advanced fuel systems to over 50 million vehicles globally reducing CO2 by 15 million tons. Learn more at Landi Renzo Group.

Landi Renzo USA Announces California Air Resources Board Certification for New Ford F-250 and F-350 Trucks

Landi Renzo USA, a division of Landi Renzo Group, the global leader in alternative fuel systems, today announces the company achieved California Air Resources Board (CARB) certification for new Ford F-250 and F-350 pickup trucks across all cab configurations with compressed natural gas (CNG). Landi Renzo’s Eco-Ready Fleet™ CNG systems help fleets run cleaner by lowering vehicle emissions and reducing environmental impact, while decreasing fuel costs and maintaining vehicle performance. With this CARB Executive Order, Landi Renzo USA is the only alternative fuel solutions developer and installer that is CARB-certified for medium and light duty platforms.

“Receiving CARB certification for the Ford F-250 and F-350 was a tremendous team effort and clearly demonstrates a strong commitment to fleet customers,” said Andrea Landi, president, Landi Renzo USA. “Our systems provide fuel economy improvements and sustainability benefits for California businesses, utility companies, commercial and municipal fleets. We have a product roadmap that identifies high-demand vehicles for technology investments and we are maintaining global leadership in alternative fuels through continuous innovation.”

Exclusively for California and the markets requiring CARB certification, new F-250 and F-350 trucks are offered through Landi Renzo’s certified Ford dealer network for ship-thru directly to its Ford Qualified Vehicle Modifier (QVM) installation facility located in Torrance, Calif. Nationally, Landi Renzo has both ship-thru near Ford plants or certified installer options for regional support to accommodate its network of dealers and fleets.

“The Ford super duty trucks are popular because of their generous payload and towing capacity. We know our fleet customers will benefit from this significant addition to our comprehensive Ford product line with CNG,” added Paul Shaffer, executive vice president for business development with Landi Renzo USA. “We offer many options, including multiple CNG tank configurations and other essential equipment used in fleet operations for the full-size pickup trucks.”

Landi Renzo USA provides one of the broadest CARB and EPA-certified Natural Gas Vehicle (NGV) product portfolios available in the market, with total turnkey solutions on a variety of product platforms.

Landi Renzo USA Receives CARB Certification for Ford E-350/E-450 6.2L For Model Year 2018

To support fleet demands for high-performing, versatile transit buses and work trucks, Landi Renzo USA announces CARB and EPA certification of the Ford 6.2L E-350/E-450 Strip Chassis/Cutaway for MY2018.

“The California Air Resources Board has high standards to reduce emission of greenhouse gases and promote a cleaner environment,” said Paul Shaffer, executive vice president for business development with Landi Renzo USA. “The E-350/E-450 are known as the steady workhorses in the Ford lineup. As a leading partner for airport, municipal and corporate fleets, Landi Renzo is proud to achieve CARB certification of popular Ford vehicles — all with a goal of supplying ECO-Ready Fleet™ vehicles.”

The E-350/450 is offered through Landi Renzo’s Certified Ford Dealer network and Certified Installers. As a Ford Qualified Vehicle Modifier (QVM) for gaseous fuel systems, the OEM remains intact. Landi Renzo also offers an industry-leading warranty of 3 years or 50,000 miles, whichever occurs first. Additionally, this is the only Ford QVM certified product on the market in the 6.2L platform.


Landi Renzo USA offers one of the broadest CARB and EPA-certified Natural Gas Vehicle (NGV) product portfolios available in the market, with total turnkey solutions on a variety of product platforms. The technology helps fleets lower vehicle emissions and reduce environmental impact, all while decreasing fuel costs and maintaining vehicle performance

The MY2019 certification for the E-350/450 6.2L is pending and Landi Renzo USA expects in the very near future. Stay tuned for more announcements in the future related to CARB Low NOx offerings that are currently in development.

For more information and to place orders,visit, email pshaffer@landiusa.comor call Paul Shaffer at (214) 263-6525.