Moving into the 520 models of Scania’s R-Series will get you the brand’s massive 16-liter turbo-diesel motor that promises robust performance and capable hauling. This truck features a large body designed for long-distance hauling and is the most luxurious truck in the entire Scania lineup. Upper models and trims will come equipped with larger engines and more power and torque under the hood.
Available in a variety of cabs, the R-Series can either come as an R-Day-Low, R-Sleep-Low, R-Sleeper-Normal, R-Sleeper-Highline, or R-Sleeper-Topline. Sleeper cabs offer more room for the resting area of the truck, allowing for more luxurious accommodations for truck drivers on long hauls.
The engine inside this model is a 16-liter turbo-diesel motor that produces 520 hp and 2,700 Nm of torque. This model features Scania’s lowest power tune for the 16-liter. It can be mated to either an 8 or 8+1-speed Range-Change Gearbox, either a 12 or 12+1-speed Range-Splitter Gearbox, or Scania’s automatic gearbox that can support engines with up to 490 hp.
Scania supply the model with two different chassis types, all with different configurations. For the tractor configuration, the vehicle features 4x2, 4x4, 6x2, 6x2/2, 6x2/4, and 6x4 axle configurations. Following that is the Rigid truck axle configurations, which expand upon the available axle setups with 6x6, 8x2, 8x2*6, 8x2/4, 8x4, 8x4*4, and 10x4*6.
Scania R-Series 520 Variant and Pricelist
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