The KamAZ-6350 heavy
utility truck is one of the largest trucks in KamAZ range
1 + 2 men
Dimensions and weight
Maximum road speed
1 000 km
0.6 - 1.4 m
KamAZ-6350 heavy utility truck is a member of Mustang
family. This family of military trucks also includes smaller
KamAZ-4350 (4x4) and
KamAZ-5350. The 6350 model is one of the largest
trucks in KamAZ range. It's development began in 1987. First
prototypes were completed in the early 1990s, however this truck was officially accepted to
service with the Russian Army only in 2002, as well as other trucks
of the Mustang range. A low-rate production
commenced in 2003.
KamAZ-6305 is entirely conventional in design. It is a renewed
version of the previous 8x8 heavy utility truck with increased
payload capacity. This military truck has a payload capacity of 10.
It can tow trailers or artillery pieces with a maximum weight of 12
000 kg. A wide variety of body types and shelters are available.
Vehicle has fixtures for transportation of standard removable
containers. A standard troop/cargo body has drop sides, drop
tailgate and removable tarpaulin with bows.
three-person cab with a sleeping berth is standard across the
Mustang range. This cab can be fitted with add-on armor kit. It is
also proposed with concealed built-in internal armor.
range has a high degree of commonality. A number of components are
interchangeable. Vehicle is powered by the
KamAZ-740.50.360 turbocharged diesel engine, developing 360 hp. This
engine is compliant with EURO II emission requirements. It has a
full-time all-wheel drive. This military truck is fitted with a
central tyre inflation system and recovery winch. Vehicle is fitted with engine pre-heater, which starts the engine
when temperature is as low as -50°C.
There are numerous
variants of the baseline model. The KamAZ-63501 has a payload
capacity of 15 000 kg. Other variants include the KamAZ-6450 tractor
truck and specialized artillery tractor. The KamAZ-6350 was used as a base for Pantsyr
air defense system,
multiple launch rocket systems.