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Kia Ceres.

1998 Kia Ceres

Kia Ceres 1998

  • forward control truck, 2 seats, 2 doors
  • loa: 4575mm (4x2 cargo), 4245mm (4x4 cargo), 4205mm (4x4 dump),
    width: 1690mm (1610mm 4x4 dump), height: 2405mm (2180 4x4 dump) track: 1360mm/1360mm, grnd clearance: 200mm
  • turning radius: 4.8m (4x2), 4.7m (4x4)
  • weight: 1410kg-1590kg (unladen), GVM: 2575kg-2955kg
  • Mazda designed, 2367cc, diesel, 4-cyls, 2-valves/cyl, ohv
  • bore: 92mm, stroke: 89mm, c.r.: 21.7:1
  • transmission: 5m, (4x4: part-time 4x4, 2-speed transfer case, 1.0:1, 1.977:1)
  • suspension: leaf/leaf, brakes: drum/drum
  • tyres: 6.5 14 8-ply (6.5 14 12-ply 4x4 dump)
  • warranty: 50,000km / 2-years
  • rrp: 4x2 cab chassis 15,990, cargo 16,490
    4x4 cab chassis 19,490, cargo 19,990 (+300 for PTO), dump 22,790
    4x4 primary producer tax-exempt cab-chassis 16,643, cargo 17,070, dump 19,461

Kia Ceres 1996

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This 1994 four wheel drive, forward control (FC) Kia Ceres cargo truck was spotted at Olinda Rhododendron Gardens. It has a 2.2L diesel engine and 14x6.50" wheels. Engine and transmission are by Mazda. Despite its modest size that is a 1.5 ton tipping tray on the back.
Manufacturer's Specifications
  • forward control dump truck, 3 seats
  • loa: 4210mm, width: 1620mm, height: 1995mm
  • turning radius: 4.7m
  • weight: 1510kg (unladen)
  • S2, 2209cc, diesel, 4-cyls, 2-valves/cyl, ohv
  • bore: 88.9mm, stroke: 89.0mm, c.r.: 21:1
  • transmission: 5m, Part-time 4WD, 2-speed transfer case - 1:1.977 (lo), 1:1 (hi)
  • suspension: live-leaf/live-leaf, brakes: drum/drum
  • tyres: 6.50-14 8PR, fuel-tank: 50L
  • rrp: 21,362 Aus (4WD), 24,639 (4WD tipper), inc' tax

  • Note, the non tipping truck is:
    • loa: 4260mm, width: 1690mm
    • weight: 1465kg
    also available as 4x2

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