The Indian Shaktiman (4×4) truck Spec’s
Manufacturer: Vehicle Factory, Jabalpur.
Engine: 6-cylinder, 5880cc in-line diesel injection engine providing 110 HP @ 2500 RPM.
Max Torque: 35 mkg @ 1600 RPM.
Air Cleaner: Oil bath with cyclonic pre-cleaner.
Clutch: Single plate dry friction type, diameter 280mm.
Gear Box: Constantmesh with 5F + 1R.
Transfer Axle: Two speeds.
Front Axle: Composite (1-Beam & Drive Shafts) with two stage reduction
Rear Axle: Differential lock.
Brakes: Hydro-pneumatic on front tyres and pneumatic on rear tyres, with fail safe circuit & towing connection.
Tyre Size: 8.25 x 20 x 12 Ply.
Electrical System: 12 Volts with 24V Starter through relay switch, black out lights.
Fuel Tank: 300 Litres (2 tanks of 150 litres)
Max Speed: 72 km/h
Ground Clearance: 308mm
Payload Capacity: 3 Ton
Comments: Ideally suited for specialist applications as a Field Artillery Tractor, Bulk Petroleum & Water Tanker and a Front Winch Mounting truck. These trucks are being phased out systematically following the arrival of the new series of Ashok Leyland and Tata trucks.