The first sale of the KAMAZ-54901 prime mover took place in the Republic of Kazakhstan.
The truck was purchased by a company that produces construction mixes. The technical characteristics and consumer properties of the newest truck made an impression on the client during the pilot operation for a month.
In addition, the decision to purchase was influenced by favorable financing conditions. The contract price of the KAMAZ-54901 prime over includes a package of services for the entire period of warranty obligations, which includes a three-year warranty or 540 thousand km of mileage and all routine maintenance work prescribed by the manufacturer.
On July 1, a solemn ceremony of the start of the international Silk Way Rally was held in Omsk.
Seven trucks of the KAMAZ-master team, which is traditionally one of the favorites of the world rally raids, take part in the rally.
Luc Alfan, the Sports Director of the Silk Way Rally: “In addition to the spirit of adventure and amazing discoveries, the international Silk Way Rally will present a completely new route that has never been used in the race. This edition promises to be magical, with an exceptional line-up of participants in both the FIM World Rally Raid Championship and the FIA World Rally Raid Cup. The terrain of the track along the entire route of the race promises to be diverse and complex.”
The KAMAZ-54901 truck tractor and the cattle truck on the KAMAZ-5325 chassis were presented by VTK KAMAZavto, the official dealer of KAMAZ PТC in the Republic of Belarus, as part of the 31st International Specialized Exhibition Belagro-2021.
At the stand of VTK KAMAZavto, an on-board vehicle for transporting cattle on the KAMAZ – 5325 chassis and the flagship of the K5 line-the KAMAZ-54901 truck tractor were presented.
The basic chassis of the demonstrated on-board cattle truck-KAMAZ-5325 (4×2) is equipped with a Cummins engine with a ZF manual transmission. The optimal layout of the chassis made it possible to mount a side platform with a length of 6.6 m and provide a load capacity of at least 9 tons. This is the first such car sold in Belarus and has great prospects in the agro-industrial complex of the country.
The presented truck tractor KAMAZ-54901 caused the great interest of the visitors of the exhibition Belagro-2021. The car has a 4×2 wheel formula, a new in-line six-cylinder engine KAMAZ R6 (450 HP, Euro-5), a 12-speed economical automated transmission ZF. The tractors are equipped with a 2.5 m wide cab with a high roof and a flat floor, which allows the driver to ride with increased comfort on long-distance flights.
More than 400 companies that presented agricultural products, equipment and machinery from Belarus, Russia, Great Britain, Germany, France, the Netherlands, Lithuania, China, Poland, Serbia, Sweden, Estonia, Italy, Denmark, the Czech Republic, and Jordan attended the exhibition. Companies from the Voronezh, Rostov, and Kirov regions of the Russian Federation and German companies were represented in separate exhibition blocks.