On August 17 MAZ was presented exclusive car MAZ-6440 with bonnet layout engine. More than 35 representatives of republican and Russian mass media attended the event and estimated new car. The modern, powerful, reliable five wheel truck coupled to a semi-trailer MAZ-975830 and designed to transport over long distances.
So designer’s task was to develop safe car, with comfortable conditions for the driver. Plans to build the first car with the bonnet layout engine were announced by General Director in December 2010. And then, six months later the idea became reality.
MAZ-6440 impresses with its design and technical characteristics.
Engine MMZ D-283.4E4-22, V8, power – 600 hp match ecological standard Euro-4. Assign with automatic gear box Allison 4500R. Length of train (18,45 m) does not exceed the allowable size of the Republic of Belarus.
On the truck installed cruise control, digital tachograph, electric platform of cabin hatch, mirrors with electric control and electric heater, climate control with electric drive of valves, stability system, protective grids of headlights, air conditioner, comfortable seats, refrigerator, light pegs of cabin entrance, and two beds. In this model combines the best traditions of domestic engineering, innovative design ideas and shows the full range of MAZ capabilities.