Historical: The C15 is member of the family of
trucks known as Canadian Military Pattern or CMP truck.
The chassis were made in both 4 x 2 and 4 x 4
configuration, both in large numbers by Chevrolet (C15)
and Ford (F15) from 1940 to 1945. Both the No. 12 and the
No. 13 cab were used during the production run.
Versions included VAN, Office Wireless, Cable Layer,
Personnel, Water Tank, Anti-tank (Gun) Tractor, Machinery
In its most common GS form they were used by all services
both for cargo and personnel carrying.
Length: 4.32 m (170 inches).
Width: 2.21 m (87 inches).
Height: 2.19 m (86 inches).
Weight: 3.825 kg (8.500 lb.).
Engine: Own V8-cylinder, 3.917 cm3 (239 cubic inches)
displacement, liquid cooled, carburettor.
Horsepower: 95 at 3.600 rpm.
Transmission: 4-speed gearbox.
Transfer case: 2 speed.
Electrical system: 6 volt.
Tyres: 9.00 - 20.
without preparation: N/A.
with deep water fording kit: N/A.
Fuel type: Petrol.
Fuel capacity: 110 liter (24 gallons).