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VOLK Fahrzeugbau GmbH
Tow tractors
Platform trucks


Electric Tow Tractor
Towing Capacity: 80.000 kg (176.000 lbs)
Service Weight: 10.500 kg (23.100 lbs)

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Standard Features

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welded steel construction with solid rear plate


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


front: independent suspension with coil springs and shock absorbers,
rear: leaf springs


pneumatic tires on heavy-duty industrial wheel rims, front: 225/75 R 15,
rear: 250/70 R 15

Service brake

hydraulically assisted double circuit brake system acting on front and rear axle, four drum brakes

Parking brake

mechanical drum brake, automatically engaged and released


two 80 Volt AC motors on wheel gears (2 x 20 kW)

Electric system

battery plug according to DIN 43589, DC/DC-converter 80/12 Volt for on-board electric system, lateral battery exchange (battery doors with 180 degrees opening angle)

Motion control

AC Inverter (ZAPI DUAL AC 3 POWER) with energy recuperation (regenerative brake) and thermal overload protection, electric direction switch, inching controls with automatically engaged and released brake on the vehicle's rear side

Driver’s cabin

comfort cabin with two hinged doors, windshield and rear window made of safety glass, dual wipers, sun shield, interior light, super-convex inside rear-view mirror, telescopic outside rear-view mirrors on both sides, the entire cabin is mounted on hydraulic buffer elements and thus mechanically isolated from the chassis to reduce vibrations and noise

Driver’s seat

ergonomically designed and adjustable seat (type Grammer Primo L)

Co-driver's seat

ergonomically designed and adjustable seat (type Grammer MSG 20)

Function control

control switches with symbols, hour meter and charge level indicator with deep discharge protection, crawling switch for ramp operation

Lighting equipment

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

Towing hitch

rear: automatic towing hitch Rockinger 841 B, front: towing eye

Loading area

loading area (830 mm x 2.020 mm) with rail


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


operating and maintenance manual as well as spare parts list in German or alternatively in English language, other languages optionally available at cost.

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.