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Samil 50 Applications - Mk2

The Samil 50 4x4 is a genuine, off-road, workhorse. Capable of transporting a 5-ton payload almost anywhere. With "diff locks" on the transfer box an both axles.

Built for the South African Military, Samil trucks are robust, versatile and proven.


Samil 50 Mk1 Flatbed with Iso Locks


Samil 50 Mk1 High Profile Pantry


Samil 100 Fuel Tanker (Diesel)


Samil 50 Mk1 Tanker Water / Sprinkle

Samil 50 Mk2 - Specifications

  • Dimensions
    • Overall Length: 7 820mm
    • Overall Width: 2 450mm
    • Overall Height: 3 020mm
    • Wheelbase: 4 900mm
    • Ground Clearance: 355mm
  • Engine
    • Make: ADE
    • Model: 409N
    • Type: Water Cooled - 5 Cylinder diesel
    • Displacement: 9 510 cm3
    • Maximum Power (DIN): 138 Kw @ 2 200 Rpm
    • Maximum Torque (DIN): 674 Nm @ 1 300 Rpm
  • Transmission
    • Make: ZF S5-65
    • Type: 6 Speed synchromesh
  • Transfer Box
    • Make: ZF Z65
    • Type: High & Low range - Differential lock
  • Axles
    • Make
      • Magirus 340H
      • Front
        • Mp 5t (Standard) Ratio 6,331:1
        • (Heavy Duty) Ratio 6,193:1
      • Rear
        • Mp 10/13 Ratio 3,103:1
    • Differential lock front and rear
  • Masses
    • Tare: 6 340kg
    • GVM: 12 400kg
    • D/T: 18 400kg
    • Payload - Max: 6 060kg
    • Payload - Min (Off road): 5 000kg
  • Brakes
    • Dual hydraulic / air system
    • Exhaust brake
  • Suspension
    • Front and rear - Leaf spring
    • Shock absorbers front & rear
  • Drive
    • Permanent 4x4
  • Road Wheels and Tyres
    • Tyres: 14.00 R20 18 Ply Mil Pattern
    • Tube: 14.00-20
  • Steering System
    • Steering type: ZF 8065 - Ratio 25:1
  • Key Features
    • Permanent 4-wheel drive - 5 ton off-road playload - proven under combat conditions
  • Applications
    • Personnel / Cargo
    • Cargo
    • Service Truck
    • Water / Fuel Tanker
    • Recovery
    • Refrigerator
    • Shower Unit
    • Office
    • Bridge Transporter
    • Bin Tech