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GVWs from 10.4 to 17 tons

Croner is a versatile medium-duty truck platform you can rely on. It comes in three models, each with a different gross vehicle weight (GVW):

• MKE: A 10.4 T - 11 T compact-sized medium-duty truck optimized for urban usage, with better maneuverability for narrow roads and city deliveries.
• LKE: A 12 T - 14 T multi-purpose model for in-city and city-to-city distribution focusing on transport efficiency. 
• PKE: A 15 T - 17 T truck catering for medium-heavy duty usage with a powerful 6-cylinder engine for regional, long haul and heavier loads.
UD Trucks Croner

Croner MKE, LKE and PKE

Options to optimize your driveline

Engine

UD Trucks Croner engine variants
Flexible, powerful driveline
The new 5-liter and 8-liter engines, powered by UD Trucks’ advanced technology, combine reliability with top class performance. Delivering high torque from low-rev with flat torque curves, these modern engines provide better pulling power, easier driving, improved fuel efficiency, extended maintenance intervals and longer engine life.

High-strength steel frame

Gearboxes

UD Trucks Croner manual gearbox variants
Robust manual and automatic transmissions
All Croner models come with a choice of reliable and durable manual and automatic transmissions. The manual 6-speed and 9-speed transmissions are able to cope with the toughest demands in various operation conditions, while the highly reliable automatic transmissions are optimized for on-road logistics and garbage compactors.
UD Trucks Croner automatic transmission variants

Automatic gearbox for 5-liter GHE engine and 8-liter GH8E engine

Efficient S-cam drum brakes

Cabin Layout.

UD Trucks Croner cabin layout variants
Flexible cabin layout
The MKE and LKE models come with a choice of day cab or sleeper cab, both 2.1 meters wide, while the PKE model has a 2.3-meter wide sleeper cab. The day cab allows for more load and utility space, and the sleeper cab improves driver comfort and efficiency on long- and medium-haul drives.
Bodybuilder-friendly
Onboard fuel coaching

PTO Options

Useful PTO options for all drivelines
Engine PTO (Power Take-Off) option with flange connector is available for both the GH5E and GH8E engines. We also offer a transmission PTO option with rear-mount type for 6-speed and 9-speed manual transmissions, and side or upper-mounted PTO operating choices for the automatic transmission. DIN pump connect or flange connectors can be selected to suit your specific job requirements.
Customizable rear overhang

Wheelbase

UD Trucks Croner
Wide range of wheelbase choices
Croner has six wheelbase choices, which range from 3750mm to 5500mm, available for 11t, 12t, 14t, 15t or 17t GVW variants. Longer wheelbase choices include 6000mm and 6500mm for 15t and 17t GVW variants.

Wide GVW selection

Axle Loads

UD Trucks Croner Class-leading axle loads
Class-leading axle loads
Croner tops the class in terms of front and rear axle loads, making it the most productivity medium-duty truck on the market. Both axles are built extra tough to enable high loads, and have extended oil change intervals close to three times longer than current medium-duty truck models.

Bodybuilder electrical center

Rear Axle Options and Air Suspension

UD Trucks Croner Rear axle options and air suspension
Additional rear axle options and air suspension
The Croner multi-leaf spring rear suspension has two stiffness options: Normal for standard loads and stiff for heavier cargo. Air suspension is also available as an additional option with mechanical height control valve and dump switch. The improved stability and cushioning is perfect for sensitive cargo freight.

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