Kawasaki has just released the first two newly redesigned Z7 Series wheel loaders, the 85Z7 and the 90Z7. The 85Z7 weights in at 45,560 lbs. and is powered by a 221 net hp. Isuzu diesel engine and the 90Z7 weighs in at 54,3700 lbs. and is powered by a 280 net hp. Hino diesel engine. Both of these loaders meet Tier 4 emissions standards using diesel particulate filters, high pressure common rail fuel injection, variable geometry turbocharger and exhaust gas recirculation.The Z7 series line of loaders are efficient, productive, intelligent, and comfortable.
-Lower operating costs.
-More energy efficient.
-Better fuel economy
-Open-Center, load-sensing hydraulics (Industry Exclusive)
-More power, speed and capacity.
-Easy loading bucket with longer floor.
-Equipped with Intellidig which offers balanced
hydraulic and rimpull power for more efficient
-Logical/intelligent system that adapts to working conditions and is automatic or operator controlled.
-Simuload- Allows you to lift and tilt simultaneously.
-Auto Idle Shutdown- Reduce fuel loss from excess idling.
- Improved visibility with rear camera, low profile dash and tapered hood.
- Improved comfort with more leg room, tilt wheel, adjustable side console and heated seat (optional).
- Improved convenience- storage, coat hook, radio, sweep out floor.
- Reduced sound levels- Fan insulation, sealing of cab.
-Large Compartment doors that swing out for better access
-Swing up radiator guard and swing out radiator.
-Grouped grease fittings, ground level fuel access, sight guages for hydraulics.
-Extended engine and hydraulic oil change intervals.
The 85Z7 and 90Z7 are the first 2 models of wheel loaders to be released in the Z7 series. Four additional models are due to be released by the end of 2012.