MEDIUM & HEAVY-DUTY TRUCKSGTL Tractors

Intro

Auman GTL high-end trucks are produced by Foton Daimler Automotive Co., Ltd and meet international standards. Auman GTL trucks are recommended for long-distance logistics and transportation. Trucks have a simplified-yet-modern exterior, feature an advanced safety system, and are fuel efficient and comfortable. Auman GTL trucks are among Foton's most immensely popular, best-selling line of heavy-duty trucks. GTL trucks are powered by Cummins ISG or Weichai engines.

Features

Engine

Beginning in 2014, Cummins ISG series engines are made in the Foton Cummins factory. ISG engines are the result of a joint cooperation between American Cummins, Foton Cummins and Foton’s third-party partners. Engines come in 11-Liter and 12-Liter versions (350 hp to 490 hp) and emissions standards can reach Euro-VI. Below are the technical highlights of ISG-powered vehicles.
·  Light-weight modularized design reduces parts and simplifies maintenance
·  iBrake braking technology ensures safety
·  Innovative cooling and lubricating system reduces energy consumption, prolongs vehicle life
·  High-pressure fuel injection system improves power, lowers fuel consumption
·  Patented filtration makes it possible to change oil every 100,000km
·  LBSC improves work efficiency
·  Accurate remote diagnostics and advanced warning system
·  Leading emission technologies for stricter emission requirements

10-Liter to 12-Liter engines. Engine displacement is greater than that of similar products. Weichai engines are designed to meet demanding highway truck work situations, with a power output of 340-380 horsepower. Torque ranges from 1500/(1200-1500) to 1700/(1200-1400) Nm/RPM. Weichai engines feature high-pressure, electronically controlled fuel injection made specifically for large displacement engines. The engine structure is simplified and has fewer parts for lower maintenance costs. Completely meets Euro-III, or above emissions standards.

Performance

  • Safety of Cabs

    The only heavy-duty Chinese truck brand to have obtained safety certifications from TüV Rheinland; the thickness of the cabin is 1 mm, meeting ECE R29 European crash standards. Front, side and rear meet ECE R93 European crash standards.
    The cabin has a 4-Corner air suspension and a crumple zone of 200 mm to absorb the impact of a collision.

  • Safety of Brake

    Equipped with WABCO ABS + ASR disc brakes. Optional brake equipment includes American KANGMAI front disc rear drum or all disc brakes, and a trailer hand brake. Weichai engines are equipped with a WEVB exhaust brake and Cummins ISG engines are equipped with iBrake technology.
    The cabin has a 4-Corner air suspension and a crumple zone of 200 mm to absorb the impact of a collision.
    Optional hydraulic retarder improves braking safety on a long slope.

  • Safety of Driving

    Side mirrors provide a broad view with no blind spots.
    Three-point seat belts are comfortable and increase safety.

  • Fuel Efficiency

    Body is aerodynamically designed with a low coefficient of drag and has passed wind tunnel tests. The air deflector is adjustable to further reduce wind resistance.
    Large, high-flow, high-positioned lateral air intake system with filtration technologies and low resistance.
    Vehicle saves an estimated 3%-5% on fuel, compared to other similar in-class vehicles.

  • Fuel Efficiency

    Cruise control comes as standard equipment. The drivetrain components are designed to be perfectly integrated for more power and fuel economy.
    Low rolling resistance tubeless radial tires have high elasticity and low friction.
    ZF 16-gear MT saves as much as 4%-5% fuel comparing with 12-gear MT and ZF 12-gear AMT saves as much as 7%-8% fuel comparing with 12-gear MT.
    The air suspension is 200kg lighter, saving fuel and improving efficiency.

  • Comfortable

    Spacious, sedan-inspired interior, double bunk sleeper and optional level floor.
    Features 4-Corner air suspension, multi-directional and adjustable three-level shock-absorption air suspension driver’s seat and pneumatic adjustable steering wheel column. The three step-ladder and extended handrails are made for easy cabin access and also meet European safety standards.
    Features power windows, central locks and automatic cruise control.
    Air conditioning controls, pop-out cigarette lighter, ashtray, handbrake and cup holders in the interior.
    Optional APU keeps cab at a comfortable temperature even when the engine is turned off.
    Upgraded air suspension trucks further reduces impact from ground.
    ECAS air suspension adjusts height of tractor saddle to meet demands of various trailers.

  • Quality of Testing

    Quality Standards: There are thirty-six inspection steps to ensure that customers get the best, high-quality vehicles.

  • Quality of Supply Chain

    Trucks feature technology from the world's leading suppliers of auto parts: including Mercedes-Benz driving axles, Cummins engines, a ZF or FAST transmissions, Knorr-Bremse brakes, WABCO brake components, Valeo clutches, ZF steering boxes and Sachs vibration dampers. All parts are top quality and the production process is based on a 100% vendor-integrated management platform.

    Integrated vehicle design has effectively reduced the number of needed parts. Additionally, maintenance and repair services have been greatly enhanced and made easier. Vehicles can be started in 7 seconds, in temperatures as low as -35 ℃ .

  • Quality of R&D

    More than 300 engineers from the Foton global R&D team worked together for over four years to develop these vehicles. The total investment was 1.7 billion RMB and the vehicle features thirteen technological patents.
    Auman GTL digitized factory has a production capacity of 200,000 units per year. It has forty-six high-precision robots, with 60% of the production being automated. The factory is spread over four world-class manufacturing facilities and has eight machines that are exclusive to this factory alone.

Exterior and interior

Cab can be tilted to a wider angle of 70 degrees, greatlysimplifying maintenance.

 

Redesigned cab steps make it easier to get in and out.
Side mirrors provide a broad view with no blind spots.

The headlamps can be rotated outward by 90 degrees, lowering the complexity for headlamp maintenance and replacement.
Frame and body are 1 mm thick and meet ECE R29 European crash standards. Front, side and rear meet ECE R93 European crash standards.

Sedan-inspired interior, comfortable design, spacious, wrap-around dash.

Pneumatic adjustable steering wheel column with Multifunction steering wheel is ergonomic and supports drivers of different heights and mass.
Driver’s air suspension seat is ergonomically designed to reduce fatigue.

Power windows, central locks, power heated side-view mirrors and cruise control comes as standard equipment.

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