MAN Truck & Bus UK Ltd is to showcase two new and exciting TGS and TGL chassis based vehicles at Tip-Ex 2021, at the Harrogate Convention Centre, 30th September to 2nd October.
The first is a MAN TGL 8.190 4X2 featuring the popular CC Day Cab, the second vehicle is a 32-tonne TGS 35.430 8X4, both vehicles feature tipper bodies.
TGS 35.430 8X4 BB CH tipper – 32 tonne (in association with PMW Quarries)
Powered by a 430 PS (316 kW) 12.4 litre, 6 cylinder Euro 6D diesel engine, linked to a 12 speed MAN TipMatic® gearbox, featuring advanced efficiency and off-road software, this vehicle has a 3205 mm wheelbase, 8 mm chassis rails, steel front and rear suspension and Hub reduction rear axles with N3G classification.
Resting on top of the TGS chassis is the popular MAN NN short-haul low Cab and a Townend Samson Lightweight Steel Tipper with Edbro front end tipping gear. Featuring a hardwearing and durable 5 mm floor and 3.2 mm sides, both in Hardox steel, the tailgate is air operated from within the cab as is the ShurCo sheeting system. Safety is addressed in the form of a PM1155 4-cell weighing system and an in cab audible body raised warning devise.
Equipment includes: Straight beam front axles, MAN Turning Brake, MAN EasyStart, MAN SmartSelect, Electronic parking brake control, LED rear lights, Construction step and handle, Stone protection for front headlights, Comfort driver’s seat with heating and arm rests, Multi-function steering wheel, 12.3” Digital instrument cluster, Climatronic air conditioning, Cruise control and a 7 inch Infotainment system with advanced sound system.
Shown in the widely recognised livery of PMW Quarries this vehicle will join the PMW Quarries fleet directly from the show. PMW Quarries is a family run business which has been established for over 35 years, after a successful expansion program and the development of the ongoing partnership with MAN Truck & Bus, PMW are now in the proud position of being one of the largest suppliers of aggregates in West Yorkshire.
MAN TGL 8.190 4X2 BB CH Tipper – 7.5 tonne
Powered by a 190 PS (140 kW) 4.6 litre, 4 cylinder, Euro 6D diesel engine, producing 750 Nm, linked to an 6 Speed Tipmatic® gearbox, featuring advanced MAN Efficiency Software, this vehicle has a 3050 mm wheelbase, steel front and rear suspension and a Hypoid single reduction rear axle.
Sitting on top of the 4.5 mm chassis rails is the compact CC Cab and a Thompsons Roadmaster body with front end tipping gear. Featuring a double acting tailgate, with lug and fork hinge and dropside facility, with 3 mm floor and 2 mm sides, this body offers a lightweight multi-purpose solution that is popular with tipper operators in the 7.5 to 12 tonne class. Safety is met in the form of an in cab body raised warning system which notifies the driver if the body is raised while driving.
Equipment includes: Analogue instrument dials with digital centre cluster, Manual heating and ventilation system, Multi-function steering wheel, 7” Infotainment system, 100 litre diesel and 35 litre adblue tanks.
Both of the show vehicles offer a robust, efficient and environmentally friendly chassis platform suitable for a wide choice of customer application and body build solution.
All MAN vehicles are supported by MAN Truck & Bus UK’s Nationwide Commercial Vehicle Dealer network, with many operating extended hours, including round-the-clock servicing and solution maintenance for customers.
The entire MAN range benefits from MAN’s Mobile24 24-hour assistance service, which guarantees customers a professional roadside partner throughout Europe 365 days of the year.
About MAN Truck & Bus UK Ltd
MAN Truck & Bus UK Ltd is the sales and marketing organisation responsible for MAN products and services throughout Britain.
MAN Truck & Bus offers a comprehensive range of commercial vehicles, Trucks, Vans, Buses, Coaches and Industrial Engines to operators and companies across the UK.
MAN Truck & Bus UK’s aim is to be recognised as the most reliable road transport service provider by customers and business partners. MAN achieve this through a clear understanding of customers’ needs that will be satisfied by focussing on the innovative principal of uptime and unique fleet management program.