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AV Trucks | TGX Range | 6x4 Chassis

Supplier: MAN

The TGX 6x4 Chassis has transmission driving with engaged PTO only in gears 2, 4 or 6.



  • Turbocharging and intercooling, EDC engine regulation, emission standard EURO4, with OBD (on-board diagnosis) and NOX-control, external controlled exhaust gas recirculation (EGR) and PM-KAT.
  • No AdBlue fuel additive necessary.
  • Fitted with MAN Engine Valve Brake (EVB).


  • MAN 12 speed TipMatic (ZF AStronic) gearbox.
  • 12 forward speeds,
  • 2 reverse ratios.
  • Suitable for gross train weights up to 70T (occasionally up to 90T+GTW upon application). 
  • Automated constant-mesh gearbox.
  • With MAN TipMatic, shifting and clutching are electro-pneumatic - there is no clutch pedal.
  • Normal mode is automated with manual mode available (shifting via fingertip lever).
  • ‘M’ setting for precise low-speed manoevering in forward and reverse.

Intake / Exhaust System

  • Raised air intake mounted on the rear L/H side of the cabin with air filter housing mounted under rear of cabin.
  • Exhaust is downswept - position varies with fuel tank installation options.
  • Optional upright exhaust available.

Wheels and Tyres

  • Fitted with 295/80 R22.5 tyres on 8.25 x 22.5 10 hole steel disc wheels.
  • Spare wheel supplied loose and mounted temporarily on frame.
  • Basic wheel changing equipment fitted in cabin storage lockers.

Front Axle / Front Suspension

  • MAN dropped front axle with ‘sealed for life’ hub units.
  • Parabolic springs with shock absorbers and stabiliser.
  • 7,100kg capacity on prime movers.
  • 8,000kg capacity on rigid chassis.

Rear Axle / Rear Suspension

  • MAN Hypoid axle with “sealed for life” hub units.
  • 8 air bag electronically controlled air suspension (ECAS) with stabilisers and shock absorbers.
  • Fitted with Differential Locks and Interaxle lock.
  • Optional differential ratios available: 2.85, 3.36, 3.70, 4.11, 4.63.
  • Multi leaf springs and MAN hub reduction axles available on some models.
  • Suspension design rating: 13,000kgs.

Fuel Tanks

  • Aluminium fuel tanks fitted with lockable fuel caps.
  • 400Ltrs standard fitted to primemovers or optional 600Ltrs, 780Ltrs or 780/250Ltrs combination.
  • 400Ltrs standard fitted to rigid wheelbases


  • Ladder frame made from QstE500TM high strength steel.
  • Frame Dimensions 270mm x 85mm x 8mm.
  • Chassis fitted with ECE compliant Front Underrun Protection System (FUPS).
  • Steel bumper available on some models.

Brake System

  • MAN Electronic Brake System (EBS) with ABS standard.
  • Disc Brakes fitted to all axles with brake wear monitoring and wear equalisation function.
  • Full air operated system fitted with air dryer.
  • MAN ‘easy start’ function holds service brakes on hills for smoother pulling away.
  • Anti jack-knife brake.


  • Single plate 430mm diameter clutch - asbestos free.

Speed Limiter

  • Vehicle electronically limited to 100kmh.

Cab Options

  • XL Cab (single sleeper) 2440mm wide, 2280mm long.
  • XLX Cab (single sleeper high roof) 2440mm wide, 2280mm long.

Cab Exterior

  • Cab compliant with ECE R29 safety requirements.
  • All metal parts are Galvanised.
  • 65 degree cab tilt angle, 87 degree door opening.
  • Exterior sunvisor.
  • Entry lighting for driver and passenger.
  • Central locking for both doors.
  • Electrically adjustable and heated mirrors including kerb mirrors.
  • Lockable front access panel.
  • Built-in side storage lockers.
  • Electrically operated cab tilting mechanism.
  • Mechanical roof hatch.
  • Air sprung cab mounts front and rear.
  • Chrome trim to front grille.
  • Stone guard grille in front of radiator.
  • Cab door extensions (excl steel bumper models).
  • Full aerodynamic kit and roof spoiler options available for most models.

Cab Interior

  • Full width cab with easy cross cab access due to low engine tunnel (1875mm headroom on tunnel in XLX cab).
  • High comfort drivers seat with air suspension in black velour, with arm rests and integrated seat belt.
  • Factory fitted climate control system, radio/CD player with MAN 6 speaker sound system with subwoofer, electrically operated power windows, interior sunblinds to windscreen and both doors, full curtains.
  • Slide-out central storage box between seats.
  • 2 large storage drawers in dash console, modular cup holder.
  • Silver dashboard trim strip, storage compartment in door armrest and glasses compartment in dashboard.
  • Reading lamps for driver and co-driver. Storage lockers above windscreen in XLX cab.

Instrument Panel

  • Full electronic High Line dash display with easy access to vehicle information systems.
  • Permanent guages: tachometer, speedometer, odometer, air pressure guages, water temperature, fuel guage, indicator operation, gear selection.
  • Sample electronic display: time, outside temperature, turbo boost, trip meter, brake wear, oil level, fuel consumption, battery voltage.
  • Warning lights for all major functions such as: diff lock status, low air pressure, low fuel, lights, cab lock, air suspension.


  • Fully adjustable steering wheel with pneumatic lock. Multifunction steering wheel interfaces with CD/radio, cruise control and electronic dash display functions.

Electrical System

24V Electrical system with manual battery isolation switch.
80 Amp alternator, 2 x 175Ah batteries.


  • Headlights fitted with longlife H7 type globes, additional integrated lower spotlight/foglight with longlife H7 globes.
  • LED strip parking light.
  • Lighting system operation check.
  • Cornering light which automatically illuminates when indicator is activated and lights are switched on below 30kmh - concealed in front foglamp cluster.
  • LED top marker lights. (Cornering light not available with steel bumper).


  • Cab, bumper and lower plastics finished in Traffic White (RAL9016).
  • Chassis finished in Graphite Black (RAL 9011).
  • Where steel bumper is fitted, the bumper and lower plastics are finished in grey and door extensions are not fitted.