US Marine Corps Logistics Vehicle System Replacement (LVSR) Tractor
The TRUCK TRACTOR, 10X10, LOGISTICS VEHICLE SYSTEM REPLACEMENT (LVSR), MKR16 is the tractor (fifth wheel) variant of the US Marine Corps LVSR heavy truck.
the LVSR 5th Wheel or Tractor variant tows heavy engineer equipment and combat vehicles with the M870A2 40 ton Medium Heavy Equipment Trailer (MHET). The first LVSR tractors are expected to be in-service by 2011.
The MKR16 tractor is a 10x10 truck designed for use on improved roads, highways, and cross-country terrain. The tractor is capable of towing the M870 series semi-trailers over improved gravel roads with a 100,000 lbs. payload on the trailer. The tractor is equipped with a 60,000 lbs. self-recovery winch to winch equipment onto the trailer. The LVSR tractor will replace the LVS MK48/16 and corresponding A1 models.
Logistics Vehicle System Replacement (LVSR) Tractor Characteristics
10x10 (five axles) All-Wheel Drive
50,000 lbs. (22680 kg)
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR)
107,000 lbs. (48534 kg)
Gross Combined Weight Rating (GCWR)
181,000 lbs. (82100 kg)
409.8 in. (10409 mm)
98 in. (2489 mm)
122.3 in. (3106 mm)
102 in. (2591 mm)
80.7 in. (2050 mm)
213.5 in. (5423 mm)
65 mph (105 kph)
Ten 16.00 R20 XZL with Central Tire Inflation System (CTIS)
166 gal. (628.4 liter)
300 mi. (483 km)
60 in. (1524 mm) without kits
C5A, C17 aircraft
CAT C15 600HP
Allison® 7-speed automatic
Oshkosh® TAK-4® independent all wheels
4 axle steering: 1, 2, 4 and 5
Holland Kompensator ® 3.5 in. (89 mm) Kingpin
DP Winch 60,000 lbs. (27216 kg) capacity 10,000 lbs. (4536 kg) side pull capacity
Oshkosh Truck Corporation
TRUCK TRACTOR, 10X10, LOGISTICS VEHICLE SYSTEM REPLACEMENT (LVSR), MKR16 has been assigned NSN 2320-01-542-9941.