Powerstar VX-2628 6×4 SWB & LWB

Tipper -(SWB) | Mixer – (B Chassis) | Water Tanker (SWB-LWB) | 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: 280
Cylinder: 6 Inline
Water Cooled: Yes
Direct Injection: Yes
Engine Driven P.T.O: Applicable to 2628B Only
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: 315/80R22.5 incl spare wheel

Front Axle

Type: VR4/01D-7.5
Suspension: Non-free standing stabilization leaf spring, hydraulic shock absorber Middle HD7/016DGS-13/4.769

Rear Axle

Type : HD7/016DGS – HL7/015DS-13/4.796
Suspension: Stabilizator suspension, 13 pieces leaf spring (20mm each), Hub reduction axles

Electrical Equipment

Alternator: 70Amp
Starter Motor: 5.58kW
Batteries: 2 x 12V – 120AH

Performance Data

Gradeability @ GVM: 30% @GVM
Max Geared Road Speed: 90km/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+QH50
No Gears : 12
Synchromesh or Constant Mesh: Synchromesh
Transfer Box: N/A
P.T.O: Yes


Overall Length (OL): 7680 (SWB) / 9390 (LWB)
Overall Width (OW) : 2495
Overall Height (OH): 3085
Front Overhang (FOH): 1435
Rear Overhang (ROH): 1350 (SWB) / 1940 (LWB)
Wheel Base (WB): 4175 (SWB) / 5175 (LWB)
Bumper to Back of Cab (BBC): 1880
Cab to rear axle / unit (CA): 3735 (SWB) / 4735 (LWB)
Turning Radius (TR): 8500
Fuel Tank Capacity (FTC): 400 LTR

Mass Information

Manufacturers Gross Vehicle Mass (GVM): 26000
Manufacturers Gross Combination Mass (GCM): 43000
Manufacturers Front Axle Mass (GA): 7500
Manufacturers Rear Axle Mass (GAU): 26000
Permissible Maximum Vehicle Mass (V): 25500
Permissible Maximum Front Axle Mass (AF): 7500
Permissible Maximum Rear Axle Mass (AR): 18000
Unladen Front Axle Mass (UF): 4140
Unladen Rear Axle Mass (UR): 4540
Total Unladen Mass (UT): 8680
Permissible Max Drawing Vehicle Mass (D/T): 43000

Cab (Sleep Cab)

Day Cab : Hydraulic Tiltable Cab