The 457 wheel loader is equipped with a 250-hp, 8.9-liter Tier 4 Interim-compliant engine that delivers a 16% increase in power and 18% more torque.
- Intelligent Clutch Cut-Off allows maximum hydraulic power at low travel speeds
- Standard four-speed transmission or optional five-speed transmission option with lock-up facility
- Optional automatic locking differentials allow for improved tractive effort
- Smooth Ride System (SRS) can now be adjusted to activate at any speed
- Large cab features a higher level of interior finish, full-color LCD monitor and
revised instrument panel with a clear view of machine functions
- Choice of conventional multi-lever layout, single joystick with separate auxiliary control lever and joystick with built-in proportional controls for auxiliary hydraulic function