Oldtimer picture gallery. Trucks. MAZ-500.
(data for 1965 MAZ-500)
Years of production: 1965 - 1970 (1970 - 1977 MAZ-500A, 1977 - late 1980's MAZ-5335)
Overall amount: ? units
4x2 7500kg truck
Engine: YaMZ-236 diesel: 180hp/2100rpm, V6-cyl, 11150cc
Bore/Stroke: 130/140 mm
Length: 7330mm, width: 2650mm, height: 2640mm
Wheelbase: 3850mm, front axis clearance: 295mm, rear axis clearance: 300mm
Front wheel track: 1950mm
Rear track: 1900mm
Turning radius on front outer wheel: 8.5 m (on outer protruding part: 9.0 m)
Compression ratio: 16.5:1
Gearbox: 5 speeds
Weight (without load): 6500 kg
Maximal speed (loaded, highway): 75 km/h
Tyres: 12.00-20 inches
Fuel capacity: 200 L
Fuel consumption: 23 L/100km (diesel)
These images are from Lev Shugurov's book "Avtomobili Rossii i SSSR", Moscow, "Ilbi", Russia, 1993, issue of 1961 "Ogonyok" magazine, USSR and "Short automobile reference book by NIIAT", Moscow, 1984.
1970 MAZ-500A has modified radiator grille.
You are welcome to write me by E-mail Contact. Andrei Bogomolov.
Entrance Gallery MAZ trucks Sale Links
Last updated 16 X 1998.