Historical: The O-series, designated as
a 5 ton truck, was introduced in the summer of 1939.
After WW II the O-series was re-introduced to the
European market and remained in production until 1953.
Length: 6.35 m (247 inches).
Width: 2.30 m (90 inches).
Height: 3.08 m (120 inches).
Weight: 6.050 kg (13.310 lb.).
Engine: 6-cylinder, 3.519 cm3 (214 cubic inches)
displacement, liquid cooled.
Horsepower: 84 at 3.100 rpm.
Transfer case: None.
Electrical system: 12 volt, negative ground.
Brakes: Hydraulic, vacuum assisted.
Tyres: 7.50 - 20.
Fuel type: Petrol.
Fuel capacity: 73 liter (16 gallons).
Crew: 1 + 21.
Additional: Early models had a 72 hp
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