Oldtimer picture gallery. Trucks. ZIL-118 "Yunost".

51k photo of ZIL-118

Years of production: 1962-1970
Overall production: 7
4x2 rear wheel drive 18-passenger bus, ambulance (ZIL-118M, since 1965), escort bus (with ZIL-111 engine)
Engine: ZIL-130 150hp/3200rpm, V8-cyl. 4-stroke, 5966cc
Bore/Stroke: 100/95 mm
Compression ratio: 6,5:1
Length: 6840mm, width: 2110mm, height: 2067mm
64k photo of ZIL-118Wheelbase: 3760mm, road clearance: ?mm
Front wheel track: 1570mm
Rear track: 1650mm
Turning radius: ? m
Automatical transmission
Gearbox: 2 speed
Weight (without load): 3320 kg
Maximal speed: 120 km/h (escort version - up to 160 km/h)
39k photo of ZIL-118Tyres: 8,90x15 inches
2 fuel tanks, overall capacity: 160 L
Petrol consumption: ? L/100km
Even in 1960's this bus was extremely rare bird.
Pictures and data are from:
"Avtomobili Rossiji i SSSR" (Moscow, 1993) by Lev Shugurov,
19k photo of ZIL-118 ambulanceZa Rulyom magazine (USSR),
Museum of GK "Mosgortrans" (Moscow),
Tarvo Puusepp from Tartu, Estonia.
Thanks for help to Ivan Martinov (Moscow), Igor Guzienko (Kiev), Evgenii Smirnov (Moscow-Kiev), Mihail Yegorov (Moscow).
You are welcome to write me by E-mail Contact. Andrei Bogomolov.
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Last updated 14 VI 2002.