Wide range of choices to keep every type of business on schedule

Croner is a versatile medium and heavy-duty truck platform you can rely on. Two models and a wide choice of wheelbases combine to offer up to 18 different basic configurations with additional driveline, PTO and job-specific customisation. Croner will get the job done.

Croner - Australian Range

Wide range of wheelbase choices

Croner’s wide range of wheelbase options means
Croner can be adapted to suit many applications
and deliver excellent productivity.

•  Eight wheelbase choices range from 3,750 mm
   to 6,500 mm, available for 17.5 tonne GVM
   variant.

•  The PD 25 280 wheelbase choices include
   4,350 mm, 5,000 mm and 6,000 mm
   (Dimensions measured from steer axle to
   drive axle).


Flexible, powerful driveline

The 8-litre engine, powered by UD Trucks’ advanced technology, combines reliability with top class performance. Delivering high torque from low revs with a flat torque curve, this modern engine provides:

•  Strong pulling power and easy driveability
•  Designed with fuel efficiency in mind
•  Long maintenance intervals
•  Longer life of the engine


UD Trucks GH8E Engine in the Croner range
Automatic Transmission for 8-litre GH8E Engine.

Robust automatic transmission

The Croner comes standard with a durable automatic transmission. 

•  The highly reliable automatic transmission works seamlessly with the GH8E engine to maximise the efficiency of this driveline.


Cabin layout

The PK and PD models have a 2.3-metre wide cab for a superior comfort and workability. This includes a spacious rest area with a mattress provided.


Croner Sleeper Cab
Croner Axle

Durable axles

The Croner’s front and rear axles have been designed with durability in mind and are built to take a high axle load. Rear axles offer:

•  A choice of final drive ratios
•  Long oil change intervals


Rear suspension options

Croner comes with rear multi-leaf spring (PK 18 280
only) and air suspension options.

• The multi-leaf spring rear suspension is ideal for 
   heavier cargo
• Electronically controlled air suspension with
   remote control located in the cabin


Croner Rear Suspension Options