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VOLK Fahrzeugbau GmbH
Tow tractors
Platform trucks

Examples of use/field reports (2)


Electric Tow Tractor
Towing Capacity: 20.000 kg (44.000 lbs)
Service Weight: 2.375 kg (5.200 lbs)

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Standard Features

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welded steel construction


hydraulic power steering with height-and tilt-adjustable steering column


front: fully floating axle, rear: leaf springs


super elastic tires 18 x 7–8 on heavy-duty industrial wheel rims

Service brake

hydraulically assisted double circuit brake system acting on front and rear axle, front: drum brakes, rear: multiple disk brakes

Parking brake

multiple disk brake (automatically engaged and released)


two 48 Volt AC motors on wheel gears (2 x 5 KW)

Electric system

battery plug according to DIN 43589, DC/DC-converter 48 / 24 Volt for on-board electric system, lateral battery exchange (battery door with 180 degrees opening angle)

Motion control

AC inverter (dual ZAPI AC 2 in master/slave-configuration) with energy recuperation (regenerative brake) and thermal overload protection, electric driving direction switch, crawling switch for ramp operation

Driver’s seat

ergonomically designed and multi-adjustable seat (Grammer B12 PVC)

Function control

control switches with symbols, hour meter and charge level indicator with deep discharge protection

Lighting equipment

full road-worthy lighting system (head lights, tail lights, direction indicators, stop lights, horn)

Towing hitch

rear: automatic towing hitch Rockinger 244 D, front: towing eye

Loading area

auxiliary loading area behind the driver's seat (300 mm x 740 mm)


multilayer paint with extra thick color application, unicolored (RAL 1028 or 2000)

No responsibility is taken for the correctness of this information. Errors excepted. Subject to change without notice. Some of the displayed vehicles are fitted with optional extras.