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International 1960 B-166 fire truck at American Truck Historical Society Central Valley Chapter show, Kirkland Ranch, Plymouth, California, 2001
|Manufacturer||International Harvester Co.|
|Superseded by||Loadstar 1600|
|Capacity tons/GVW/GCW||18000 lb GVW|
|Model||Black Diamond BD-264 (V-266, V304 optional and in show truck)|
|Cylinders||6 (V8 optional)|
|Displacement ci / L||264 ci (266, 304 optional and in show truck)|
|Power HP @ rpm||154 @ 3800 (155 @ 4400, 193 @ 4400 optional and in show truck)|
|Gearbox make (model)||International|
|Gears (forward speeds)||4 (5, 8, 10 optional, 5-speed x 2-speed axle in show truck)|
|Axles & drive|
|Rear Axle Make (Model)||optional 2-speed in show truck|
|Tires standard/optional||8-22.5 8-ply dual rear / 10-22.5 12-ply dual rear (8.25-20 10-ply on show truck)|
|Shipping weight||4810 lb|
The B-160 series replaced the A-160 series. The styling was revised around the front end with a new mesh grill and stacked dual headlights. The standard engine was the carryover 154-hp BD-264 6-cylinder. New options were the 155-hp V-266 and 193-hp V-304 V8s. The B-160 series was made up of the B-160 (16000 lb GVW) and B-162 (18000 lb GVW) straight trucks, the B-165 tractor (with a 29000 lb GCW), the B-164 model with a heavy-duty rear axle (19000 lb GVW, 30000 lb GCW), the B-163 school bus chassis, and the B-166 fire engine chassis.
In 1961 International developed a new truck diesel from one of its farm tractor engines. The D-301 was an enlargement of the D-282 that had been in use in tractors and construction equipment since 1958. The 112-hp D-301 was optional in the B-160, B-162, and B-164 and some were also installed in school buses. The D-301 was not recommended for tractor-trailer duty.
- International A-160 Series
- International Loadstar 1600
- International Trucks
- International Harvester
- Navistar International
References / sourcesEdit
- Crismon, Frederick W. (1995). International Trucks. Motorbooks International, Osceola, Wisconsin.
- Mroz, Albert (1996). The Illustrated Encyclopedia of American Trucks and Commercial Vehicles. Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin.
- Hays Antique Truck Museum, Woodland, California
- Heidrick Ag History Center, Woodland, California
- American Truck Historical Society