Komatsu launches eco wheeled loader in Europe
By Sarah McCay24 July 2014
Komatsu’s latest compact wheeled loader, the WA100M-7 is now available in Europe.
Offering a net power of 66kW, the WA100M-7 has a Komatsu SAA4D95LE-6 engine that is EU Stage IIIB/EPA Tier 4 Interim emission certified. According to Komatsu Europe International, the environmentally-friendly engine decreases fuel consumption by approximately 10%, compared to the WA100M-6.
Weighing in at 7 tonnes, the WA100M-7 also claims improved operator comfort, visibility, safety and product specifications. Very compact and user-friendly, the WA100M-7 is said to work well in confined spaces.
The manufacturer said the wheeled loader had been designed for tough construction applications, and delivered high torque even at low rpm. The WA100M-7 has high rimpull and enough reserves for the most difficult ground conditions, said the company.