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Heavy Expanded Mobility Tactical Truck

The Heavy Expanded Mobility Tactical Truck family of vehicles is designed for cross-country military missions to transport ammunition, petroleum, oils and lubricants, unit resupply, and other missions throughout the tactical environment to support modern and highly mobile combat units. It comes in several configurations, including the M978 Tanker variant, the M983 Patriot Tractor, and the M1120 Load Handling System.

M1120A4 Load Handling System

Status

In active service

Capacity

9 979,04 kilograms (payload container) 22 000 pounds (payload container)
9 979,04 kilograms (payload trailer) 22 000 pounds (payload trailer)

Characteristics

Dimensions
Length: 10.21 meters 33.5 feet
Width: 2.44 meters 8 feet
Height (over spare tire): 3 meters 9.83 feet
Weight
Curb weight: 17 800 kilograms 39 240 pounds
Gross vehicle weight (without armor): ~30 844 kilograms 68 000 pounds
Gross vehicle weight (with armor): ~34 700 kilograms 76 500 pounds
Gross combined weight: ~49 442 kilograms 109 000 pounds
Features
Fuel capacity: ~587 liters 155 gallons
Power plant: one Caterpillar C15 15.2 liter Diesel engine
Performance: 500 horsepower
Maximum speed on road: ~100 kilometers per hour 62 miles per hour
Cruise range: ~483 kilometers 300 miles
Fording depth: 1.22 meters 4 feet
Self-recovery winch capacity (optional): ~9 072 kilograms 20 000 pounds

M977A4 Cargo Truck

Status

In active service

Capacity

9 779,91 kilograms of payload 21 561 pounds of payload

Characteristics

Dimensions
Length: 10.39 meters 34.8 feet
Width: 2.44 meters 8 feet
Height (over spare tire): 3 meters 9.83 feet
Weight
Curb weight: ~18 943 kilograms 41 762 pounds
Gross vehicle weight (without armor): ~29 030 kilograms 64 000 pounds
Gross vehicle weight (with armor): ~32 885 kilograms 72 500 pounds
Gross combined weight: ~49 442 kilograms 109 000 pounds
Features
Fuel capacity: ~587 liters 155 gallons
Power plant: one Caterpillar C15 15.2 liter Diesel engine
Performance: 500 horsepower
Maximum speed on road: ~100 kilometers per hour 62 miles per hour
Cruise range: ~483 kilometers 300 miles
Fording depth: 1.22 meters 4 feet
Self-recovery winch capacity (optional): ~9 072 kilograms 20 000 pounds
Crane capacity: ~1 134 kilograms (at 19 feet - 5.79 meters) 2 500 pounds (at 19 feet - 5.79 meters)

M978A4 Fuel Servicing Truck

M978A4 Fuel Servicing Truck

Status

In active service

Capacity

1 133,98 kilograms of gasoline, diesel or jet fuel 2 500 gallons of gasoline, diesel or jet fuel

Characteristics

Dimensions
Length: 10.39 meters 34.8 feet
Width: 2.44 meters 8 feet
Height (over spare tire): 3 meters 9.83 feet
Weight
Curb weight: ~19 119 kilograms 42 150 pounds
Gross vehicle weight (without armor): ~29 030 kilograms 64 000 pounds
Gross vehicle weight (with armor): ~32 885 kilograms 72 500 pounds
Gross combined weight: ~49 442 kilograms 109 000 pounds
Features
Fuel capacity: ~587 liters 155 gallons
Power plant: one Caterpillar C15 15.2 liter Diesel engine
Performance: 500 horsepower
Maximum speed on road: ~100 kilometers per hour 62 miles per hour
Cruise range: ~483 kilometers 300 miles
Fording depth: 1.22 meters 4 feet
Self-recovery winch capacity (optional): ~9 072 kilograms 20 000 pounds

M983A4 Light Equipment Transporter

Status

In active service

Capacity

5 125,6 kilograms of payload (on trailer) (including trailer) 11 300 pounds of payload (on trailer) (including trailer)

Characteristics

Dimensions
Length: 9.12 meters 29.92 feet
Width: 2.44 meters 8 feet
Height (over spare tire): 3 meters 9.83 feet
Weight
Curb weight: ~16 964 kilograms 37 400 pounds
Gross vehicle weight (without armor): ~39 009 kilograms 86 000 pounds
Gross vehicle weight (with armor): ~41 957 kilograms 92 500 pounds
Gross combined weight: ~68 493 kilograms 151 000 pounds
Features
Fuel capacity: ~587 liters 155 gallons
Power plant: one Caterpillar C15 15.2 liter Diesel engine
Performance: 500 horsepower
Maximum speed on road: ~100 kilometers per hour 62 miles per hour
Cruise range: ~483 kilometers 300 miles
Fording depth: 1.22 meters 4 feet
Winch retrieval system capacity: ~20 412 kilograms 45 000 pounds
Fifth wheel vertical loading: ~18 144 kilograms 40 000 pounds

M983A4 Patriot Tractor

Status

In active service

Characteristics

Dimensions
Length: 9.12 meters 29.92 feet
Width: 2.44 meters 8 feet
Height (over spare tire): 3 meters 9.83 feet
Weight
Curb weight: ~16 228 kilograms 35 777 pounds
Gross vehicle weight (without armor): ~29 030 kilograms 64 000 pounds
Gross vehicle weight (with armor): ~32 885 kilograms 72 500 pounds
Gross combined weight: ~49 442 kilograms 109 000 pounds
Features
Fuel capacity: ~587 liters 155 gallons
Power plant: one Caterpillar C15 15.2 liter Diesel engine
Performance: 500 horsepower
Maximum speed on road: ~100 kilometers per hour 62 miles per hour
Cruise range: ~483 kilometers 300 miles
Fording depth: 1.22 meters 4 feet
Self-recovery winch capacity (optional): ~9 072 kilograms 20 000 pounds
Fifth wheel vertical loading: ~9 525 kilograms 21 000 pounds

M984A4 Recovery Truck

Status

In active service

Characteristics

Dimensions
Length: 10.19 meters 33.42 feet
Width: 2.44 meters 8 feet
Height (over spare tire): 3 meters 9.83 feet
Weight
Curb weight: ~24 902 kilograms 54 900 pounds
Gross vehicle weight (without armor): ~43 998 kilograms 97 000 pounds
Gross vehicle weight (with armor): ~47 854 kilograms 105 500 pounds
Gross combined weight (off road): ~51 936 kilograms 114 500 pounds
Gross combined weight (on road): ~73 028 kilograms 161 000 pounds
Features
Fuel capacity: ~587 liters 155 pounds
Power plant: one Caterpillar C15 15.2 liter Diesel engine
Performance: 500 horsepower
Maximum speed on road: ~100 kilometers per hour 62 miles per hour
Cruise range: ~483 kilometers 300 miles
Fording depth: 1.22 meters 4 feet
Self-recovery winch capacity (optional): ~9 072 kilograms 20 000 pounds
Recovery winch capacity: ~27 216 kilograms 60 000 pounds
Retrieval system capacity: ~11 340 kilograms 25 000 pounds
Crane capacity: ~6 350 kilograms 14 000 pounds

M985A4 MLRS Resupply Truck

Status

In active service

Characteristics

Dimensions
Length: 10.39 meters 34.8 feet
Width: 2.44 meters 8 feet
Height (over spare tire): 3 meters 9.83 feet
Weight
Curb weight: ~19 333 kilograms 42 623 pounds
Gross vehicle weight (without armor): ~31 751 kilograms 70 000 pounds
Gross vehicle weight (with armor): ~35 607 kilograms 78 500 pounds
Gross combined weight: ~49 442 kilograms 109 000 pounds
Features
Fuel capacity: ~587 liters 155 pounds
Power plant: one Caterpillar C15 15.2 liter Diesel engine
Performance: 500 horsepower
Maximum speed on road: ~100 kilometers per hour 62 miles per hour
Cruise range: ~483 kilometers 300 miles
Fording depth: 1.22 meters 4 feet
Self-recovery winch capacity (optional): ~9 072 kilograms 20 000 pounds
Crane capacity: ~2 449 kilograms 5 400 pounds

M985A4 Guided Missile Transporter

Status

In active service