Powerstar VX-1729 4×4

Tipper | Water Tanker | Freight Carrier | Waste Compactor



Make: Weichai Euro 2 Turbo charged Intercooled 
Model Confirguration: WP 10.290 E32
Max Power – Kw @ r/min: 213/2200
Max Torque – N.m @ r/min: 1160/1200~1600
HP: 290
Cylinder : 6 Inline
Water Cooled: Yes
Direct Injection: Yes
Engine Driven P.T.O: No
Displacement (I): 9,726
Compression Ratio: 17:01


Service: Dual circuit air brakes
Emergency / Parking: Spring potential brake
Auxiliary: ABS & EVB

Standard Tyre Equipment

Size and ply rating: 1400×20 incl spare wheel

Front Axle

Type: AR7/10DS-7/4.769
Suspension: Non-free standing stabilization leaf spring, hydraulic shock absorber

Rear Axle

Type: HL7/015DS-13 – 4.769
Suspension: Stabilizator suspension, hydraulic shock absorber

Electrical Equipment

Alternator: 70Amp
Starter Motor: 5.58kW
Batteries: 2 x 12V – 135AH

Performance Data

Gradeability @ GVM: 60% @GVM Max Geared Road Speed: 98km/h (Limited to 80km/h)
Final Drive Ratio: 4,769


Make / Type / Size: GFX 430mm single
Operation: Single dry frictional disc, diaphragm spring, pulling type


New Vehicle: 3 years/300 000km (South Africa only)


Make/Model: 12JS160T
No Gears : 12
Synchromesh or Constant Mesh: Synchromesh
Transfer Box: VG1400-3W (14000N.m)
P.T.O: No


Overall Length (OL): 8390
Overall Width (OW): 2495
Overall Height (OH): 3200
Front Overhang (FOH): 1435
Rear Overhang (ROH): 2340
Wheel Base (WB): 4500
Bumper to Back of Cab (BBC): 1880
Cab to rear axle / unit (CA): 4060
Turning Radius (TR): 9000
Fuel Tank Capacity (FTC): 400 LTR

Mass Information

Manufacturers Gross Vehicle Mass (GVM): 17000
Manufacturers Gross Combination Mass (GCM): 34000
Manufacturers Front Axle Mass (GA): 7500
Manufacturers Rear Axle Mass (GAU): 13000
Permissible Maximum Vehicle Mass (V): 15500 (Singles)
Permissible Maximum Front Axle Mass (AF): 7500
Permissible Maximum Rear Axle Mass (AR): 8000 (Singles)
Unladen Front Axle Mass (UF): 4740
Unladen Rear Axle Mass (UR): 2400
Total Unladen Mass (UT): 7140
Permissible Max Drawing Vehicle Mass (D/T): 34000

Cab (Sleep Cab)

Day Cab: Hydraulic Tiltable Cab