Following the first model of the fifth generation the dump truck KrAZ S18.1 (6×4) – the company presented all-wheel drive model KrAZ V18.1H (6×6), which is designed for mounting heavy superstructures with technological equipment, as well as construction, utilities and oil and gas equipment.
A feature of this model is a new 360 hp six-cylinder liquid-cooled engine JAMZ-6511 Euro 4. This power plant, made by Yaroslavl Engine Plant under license from Renault, is equipped with EGR system, single-plate clutch MFZ 430, and a mechanical transmission 9JS200TA. KrAZ V18.1H has a new exterior and interior design through the use of an integral plastic hood, panoramic windows, new bumper and dashboard. The new model is equipped with an enhanced rear suspension and tire dimensions of 12.00R20.
The new fifth-generation trucks will be presented at the 9th International construction, operation and road design forum “Avtodorexpo-2011” in Ukraine.