Apart from high horsepower, the heavy haul tractor can produce a higher level of torque. The wheels along with the rear axle configuration allow the truck driver to pull the desired weight.
Most heavy haul tractors in Bakersfield California from International Machinery are typically in tandem axle or tridem axle configurations. Generally we stock heavy spec trucks with a front axle rating from 14,600 LBS to 20,000 LBS and a rear axle weight rating from 46,000 LBS to 69,000 LBS.
Heavy Haul Tractors – Transmission Options:
The quality of wheels assures the truck drivers that they have a safe driving experience throughout their journey. Since wheels behave differently on highways and off-highway roads. Having a tri-drive and locking rear differentials / full lockers can assist with additional traction when you need it for the heaviest of loads.
Nowadays, most of the heavy-duty trucks come with Automated Manual Transmission (AMTs), however most of the heavy spec trucks from International Machinery are stock with 18 speed manual transmission.
Most of the time, heavy haul tractors spend their time on off-highway roads, therefore, they easily move over the terrain. The Automatic Traction Control system is one of the best options in antilock brake systems that control the truck from slipping on uneven surfaces. Your truck is most likely to get affected when it has tons of weight and it is moving on mud and gravel.
Furthermore, most heavy spec trucks from International Machinery are equipped with full locking rear differentials. If you get stuck somewhere in the middle of your journey, then you can lock all axles and let your truck move out with ease.
Heavy Haul Tractors – Engine Specs:
Most of the heavy haul tractors in Bakersfield California use a 15-liter engine. A lot of them come with one of the finest quality of powerful engines. The Cummins ISX showcases some serious power along with fuel efficiency. This overall increases the performance of a heavy haul tractor and also saves you a lot of money with its fuel-efficiency modules.
Similarly, the lightweight material is used in the construction of this class of truck results in more economical daily use, and more powerful for solid performance. You will be having increased uptime, longer service intervals, higher resale value, and lower operating costs.
Heavy Haul Tractors – Interior Design:
The interior of heavy haul tractors can vary greatly by manufacturer and model but are typically specially designed to provide comfort and productivity to the driver during tough working conditions.
Furthermore, such trucks are designed for transferring heavy materials to distant places in less time. Power door locks, power controls, and windows, and other features such as GPS are typical of heavy haul tractors and many are equipped with a sleeper cab for long hauls.
The Horsepower of several heavy haul tractors is an average of 550 with a typical transmission of 18 spd. The wheelbase is variable depending on the heavy specs of the truck, these heavy haul tractors are perfect for heavy-duty work conditions.