Foton Foton BJ4253SNFKB-6 Tractor unit (#231)

Foton tractor unit BJ4253SNFKB-6 (batch #231) is made in China by Beiqi Foton Motor Co., Ltd. The company is located in Beijing, in Beijing Municipality, China.

Foton BJ4253SNFKB-6 tractor unit


Foton logo Overview
Brand NameFoton logoFoton
Type of vehicleTractor unit
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Country of originChina
Manufacturer Profile
 A subsidiary of Beijing Automotive Industry Holding Co., Ltd.
Type of manufacturerAutomobile manufacturer
Province (Region)Beijing Municipality
Number of vehicles*10701 models
(38870 items total)
* A number of models manufactured by Beiqi Foton Motor Co., Ltd. found in vehicle database
Foton logo Technical specifications
#Engine modelEngine displacementEngine powerEngine manufacturer
1WP10.336 / WP12.336N / WP12.375N9726 / 11596 / 11596 cc247 / 247 / 276 kW
Fueldiesel fuel
Environmental standardNational III / Euro 3
Maximum speed90 km/h56 mph
Fifth wheel load capacity19000 kg19 t42,000 lbs
Quasi-total mass of trailer40000 kg40 t88,000 lbs
Weights and Ground pressure
Curb weight5870 kg5.9 t12,941 lbs
Gross vehicle weight rating25000 kg25 t55,000 lbs
Axle load distribution7000 kg / 6500 kg / 11500 kg
7 t / 6.5 t / 11.5 t
15,000 lbs / 14,300 lbs / 25,400 lbs
Overall length7060 mm23′2″
Overall width2495 mm8′3″
Overall height2960 mm / 3710 mm / 3690 mm / 3410 mm9′9″ / 12′3″ / 12′2″ / 11′3″
Undercarriage and Suspension
Number of axles3
Wheelbase1800+2700 mm5′11″+8′11″
Front track2020 mm / 2020 mm6′8″ / 6′8″
Rear track1800 mm5′11″
Front overhang1555 mm5′2″
Rear overhang1005 mm3′4″
Angle of approach16°
Angle of departure28°
Leaf springs11 / 11 / 9+6, 3 / 3 / 4+3
Tyres and Wheels
Number of tyres8
Tyres dimension12R22.518PR
Seating capacity2
Additional Information

Optional high roof cab; optional flat cab; optional cover. WP10.336 net power 245KW, corresponding to the total mass of semi-trailer care 40000kg. WP12.336N net power 245KW, corresponding to the total mass of semi-trailer care 40000kg. WP12.375N net power 274KW, corresponding to the total mass of semi-trailer care 40000kg.Optional front wall trim. ABS System Controller Model: 3550X-1010, 1417135900003; ABS system controller manufacturer: Dongfeng Electronic Technology Co., Ltd., WABCO Vehicle Control Systems Limited.