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Motor Graders

160 Motor Grader

Base Power (1st Gear) - Net

221 HP

Operating Weight - Typically Equipped

45,547 lb

Blade Width

14 ft

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160 Motor Grader

Base Power (1st Gear) - Net

221 HP

Operating Weight - Typically Equipped

45,547 lb

Blade Width

14 ft

Specifications

Reduce your carbon footprint with the latest in emissions reduction technology with the durable 160 motor grader. The 160 motor grader unites comfortability and productivity to get optimal performance on the jobsite. Get the best visibility with angled cab doors, tapered engine enclosure, and sloped rear window.

      • Base Power (1st Gear) - Net

        221 HP

        165 kW

        Engine Model

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Cat® C9.3

        Bore

        4.5 in

        115 mm

        Stroke

        5.9 in

        149 mm

        Speed at Rated Power

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        2,000 rpm

        VHP Plus - Gear - Net Power - Forward 1st

        221 HP

        165 kW

        Standard Capability

        109 °F

        43 °C

        Torque Rise

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        39%

        VHP Plus - Gear - Net Power - Forward 8th

        272 HP

        203 kW

        VHP Plus - Gear - Net Power - Forward 3rd

        241 HP

        180 kW

        VHP Plus - Gear - Net Power - Forward 4th

        252 HP

        188 kW

        VHP Plus - Gear - Net Power - Forward 2nd

        231 HP

        172 kW

        VHP Plus - Gear - Net Power - Forward 6th

        262 HP

        195 kW

        Maximum Torque - VHP Plus

        1,000 lb/ft

        1,355 N·m

        VHP Plus Range - Net

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        165-203 kW (221-272 hp)

        VHP Plus - Gear - Net Power - Forward 7th

        267 HP

        199 kW

        VHP Plus - Gear - Net Power - Reverse 1st

        221 HP

        165 kW

        Base Power (1st Gear) - Net - Metric

        224 HP

        165 kW

        High Ambient - Fan Speed - Standard

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        1,400 rpm

        VHP Plus - Gear - Net Power - Forward 5th

        257 HP

        191 kW

        VHP Plus - Gear - Net Power - Reverse 2nd

        231 HP

        172 kW

        VHP Plus Range - Net - Metric

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        165-203 kW (224-276 hp)

        Emissions

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final/EU Stage V

        VHP Plus - Gear - Net Power - Reverse 3rd-6th

        241 HP

        180 kW

        Displacement

        567.5 in³

        9.3 l

        Number of Cylinders

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        6

        Derating Altitude

        10,000 ft

        3,050 m

        High Ambient - Fan Speed - Maximum

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        1,550 rpm

        High Ambient - Fan Speed - Minimum

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        500 rpm

        High - Ambient Capability

        122 °F

        50 °C

      • Circle Centershift - Right

        28.7 in

        728 mm

        Circle Centershift - Left

        27.4 in

        695 mm

        Moldboard Sideshift - Right

        26 in

        660 mm

        Moldboard Sideshift - Left

        20.1 in

        510 mm

        Maximum Blade Position Angle

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        90°

        Blade Tip Range - Forward

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        40°

        Blade Tip Range - Backward

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Maximum Lift Above Ground

        17.8 in

        452 mm

        Maximum Depth of Cut

        29.5 in

        750 mm

        Maximum Shoulder Reach Outside of Tires - Left

        82.3 in

        2,090 mm

        Maximum Shoulder Reach Outside of Tires - Right

        89.7 in

        2,278 mm

      • Ripping Depth - Maximum

        16.8 in

        426 mm

        Ripper Shank Holder Spacing

        21 in

        533 mm

        Ripper Shank Holders

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        5

        Penetration Force

        20,812 lb

        9,440 kg

        Pry-Out Force

        28,493 lb

        12,924 kg

        Machine Length Increase, Beam Raised

        40.6 in

        1,031 mm

      • Front, V-Type, 5 or 11 Tooth - Scarifier Shank Holder Spacing

        4.6 in

        116 mm

        Front, V-Type, 5 or 11 Tooth - Scarifying Depth, Maximum

        18.4 in

        467 mm

        Mid, V-Type - Working Width

        46.6 in

        1,184 mm

        Rear - Scarifying Depth, Maximum

        16.8 in

        426 mm

        Front, V-Type - Working Width

        47.4 in

        1,205 mm

        Mid, V-Type - Scarifier Shank Holder Spacing

        4.6 in

        116 mm

        Mid, V-Type - Scarifying Depth, Maximum

        11.5 in

        292 mm

        Front, V-Type, 5 or 11 Tooth - Scarifier Shank Holders

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        5/11

        Front, V-Type, 5 or 11 Tooth - Working Width

        40.6 in

        1,031 mm

        Mid, V-Type - Scarifier Shank Holders

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        11

        Rear - Working Width

        84 in

        2,133 mm

        Rear - Scarifier Shank Holders

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        9

        Rear - Scarifier Shank Holder Spacing

        10.5 in

        267 mm

      • Operating Weight - Typically Equipped

        45,547 lb

        20,660 kg

        Gross Vehicle Weight - Maximum - Rear Axle

        38,069 lb

        17,268 kg

        Gross Vehicle Weight - Base - Front Axle

        9,907 lb

        4,494 kg

        Gross Vehicle Weight - Base - Rear Axle

        28,812 lb

        13,069 kg

        Gross Vehicle Weight - Maximum - Total

        55,144 lb

        25,013 kg

        Operating Weight - Typically Equipped - Front Axle

        13,237 lb

        6,004 kg

        Gross Vehicle Weight - Base - Total

        38,719 lb

        17,563 kg

        Gross Vehicle Weight - Maximum - Front Axle

        17,075 lb

        7,745 kg

        Operating Weight - Typically Equipped - Total

        45,547 lb

        20,660 kg

        Operating Weight - Typically Equipped - Rear Axle

        32,310 lb

        14,656 kg

      • Height - Top of Cab

        130 in

        3,308 mm

        Length - Counterweight to Ripper

        399 in

        10,136 mm

        Width - Outside Front Tires

        98.9 in

        2,511 mm

        Length - Front Axle to Mid Tandem

        241 in

        6,123 mm

        Length - Front Tire to Rear of Machine

        351 in

        8,912 mm

        Length - Front Axle to Moldboard

        100 in

        2,552 mm

        Length - Between Tandem Axles

        60 in

        1,523 mm

        Width - Outside Rear Tires

        98.9 in

        2,511 mm

        Width - Tire Center Lines

        84.3 in

        2,140 mm

        Height - Front Axle Center

        23.5 in

        596 mm

        Height - Exhaust Stack

        128 in

        3,256 mm

        Height - Top of Cylinders

        120 in

        3,040 mm

        Ground Clearance - Rear Axle

        13.3 in

        339 mm

      • Brakes

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        ISO 3450

        ROPS/FOPS

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        ISO 3471; ISO 3449

        Steering

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        ISO 5010

        Sound

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        ISO 6394; ISO 6395

      • Forward/Reverse Gears

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        8 Forward/6 Reverse

        Transmission

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        APECS, Direct Drive, Powershift

        Brakes - Service

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Multiple Oil Disc

        Brakes - Service - Surface Area

        3,565 in²

        23,000 cm²

        Brakes - Parking

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Multiple Oil Disc

        Brakes - Secondary

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Dual Circuit Control

      • Circuit Type

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Parallel

        Pump Type

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Variable Piston

        Pump Output

        55.5 gal/min

        210 l/min

        Maximum System Pressure

        3,503 psi

        24,150 kPa

        Reservoir Tank Capacity

        16.9 gal (US)

        64 l

        Standby Pressure

        885 psi

        6,100 kPa

      • Top Speed - Forward

        29.5 mile/h

        47.4 km/h

        Top Speed - Reverse

        23.3 mile/h

        37.4 km/h

        Turning Radius - Outside Front Tires

        25.59 ft

        7.8 m

        Steering Range - Left/Right

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        50°

        Articulation Angle - Left/Right

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        20°

        Forward - 1st

        2.6 mile/h

        4.1 km/h

        Forward - 2nd

        3.5 mile/h

        5.6 km/h

        Forward - 3rd

        5.1 mile/h

        8.1 km/h

        Forward - 4th

        7 mile/h

        11.2 km/h

        Forward - 5th

        10.8 mile/h

        17.4 km/h

        Forward - 6th

        14.7 mile/h

        23.7 km/h

        Forward - 7th

        20.3 mile/h

        32.6 km/h

        Forward - 8th

        29.5 mile/h

        47.4 km/h

        Reverse - 1st

        2 mile/h

        3.3 km/h

        Reverse - 2nd

        3.8 mile/h

        6.1 km/h

        Reverse - 3rd

        5.5 mile/h

        8.8 km/h

        Reverse - 4th

        8.5 mile/h

        13.7 km/h

        Reverse - 5th

        16 mile/h

        25.7 km/h

        Reverse - 6th

        23.3 mile/h

        37.4 km/h

      • Fuel Capacity

        104 gal (US)

        394 l

        Cooling System

        15 gal (US)

        57 l

        Hydraulic System - Total

        26.4 gal (US)

        100 l

        Hydraulic System - Tank

        16.9 gal (US)

        64 l

        Transmission - Differential - Final Drives

        18.5 gal (US)

        70 l

        Diesel Exhaust Fluid

        5.8 gal (US)

        22 l

        Engine Oil

        7.9 gal (US)

        30 l

        Tandem Housing - Each

        22.9 gal (US)

        87 l

        Front Wheel Spindle Bearing Housing

        0.13 gal (US)

        0.5 l

        Circle Drive Housing

        1.8 gal (US)

        7 l

      • Drawbar - Width

        3 in

        76.2 mm

        Circle - Diameter

        61.1 in

        1,553 mm

        Circle - Blade Beam Thickness

        1.6 in

        40 mm

        Drawbar - Height

        6 in

        152 mm

        Front Frame Structure - Width

        12 in

        305 mm

        Circle - Height

        6.3 in

        160 mm

        Front Frame Structure - Height

        12.6 in

        321 mm

        Drawbar - Thickness

        0.5 in

        12.7 mm

        Front-Top/Bottom Plate - Width

        12 in

        305 mm

        Front-Top/Bottom Plate - Thickness

        0.87 in

        22 mm

        Front Axle - Height to Center

        23.5 in

        596 mm

        Front Axle - Wheel Lean - Left/Right

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        18°

        Front Axle - Total Oscillation per Side

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        32°

      • Height

        22.5 in

        572 mm

        Width

        8 in

        204 mm

        Sidewall Thickness - Inner

        0.69 in

        17.5 mm

        Sidewall Thickness - Outer

        0.71 in

        18 mm

        Drive Chain Pitch

        2 in

        50.8 mm

        Wheel Axle Spacing

        60 in

        1,523 mm

        Tandem Oscillation - Front Up

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        15°

        Tandem Oscillation - Front Down

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        25°

      • Blade Width

        14 ft

        4.2 m

        Moldboard - Height

        24 in

        610 mm

        Moldboard - Thickness

        0.87 in

        22 mm

        Arc Radius

        16.3 in

        413 mm

        Throat Clearance

        6.5 in

        166 mm

        Cutting Edge Width

        6 in

        152 mm

        Cutting Edge Thickness

        0.6 in

        16 mm

        End Bit - Width

        6 in

        152 mm

        End Bit - Thickness

        0.6 in

        16 mm

        Blade Pull - Base GVW

        25,931 lb

        11,762 kg

        Blade Pull - Maximum GVW

        34,262 lb

        15,541 kg

        Blade Down Pressure - Base GVW

        17,004 lb

        7,713 kg

        Blade Down Pressure - Maximum GVW

        29,308 lb

        13,294 kg

        Moldboard - Blade Width

        14 ft

        4.2 m

      • Air Conditioning

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        The air conditioning system on this machine contains the fluorinated greenhouse gas refrigerant R134a (Global Warming Potential = 1430). The system contains 1.8 kg of refrigerant which has a CO2 equivalent of 2.574 metric tonnes.

      • NOTE

      • POWER TRAIN

        • Air cleaner, dual stage, dry type, diesel, with automatic engine derate and automatic dust ejector, service indicator through Cat Messenger

        • Air-to-air after cooler (ATAAC)

        • Belt, serpentine, automatic tensioner

        • Brakes, oil disc, four-wheel, hydraulic

        • Demand fan, hydraulic, swing-out

        • Diesel exhaust fluid tank, 22.0 L (5.8 gal) ground level access, and sediment drain

        • Differential Lock/Unlock, Automatic

        • Drain, engine oil, ecology

        • Economy mode

        • Electronic over speed protection

        • Engine, C9.3 U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final/EU Stage V emission standards

        • Fuel tank, 394 L (104 gal), ground level access and sediment drain

        • Parking brake - multi-disc, sealed, oil-cooled

        • Priming pump, fuel

        • Rear axle, modular

        • Sediment drain, fuel tank

        • Tandem drive

        • Transmission, 8F/6R, powershift, direct drive, Advanced Productivity Electronic Control Strategy (APECS)

      • ELECTRICAL

        • Alarm, back up

        • Alternator, 150 ampere, sealed

        • Batteries, maintenance free, heavy duty, 1125 CCA

        • Breaker panel, ground accessible

        • Cab harness and electrical hydraulic valves

        • Electrical system, 24V

        • Grade Control Ready - Cab harness, software, electrical hydraulic valves, bosses and brackets

        • Lights, roof-mounted roading, reversing, LED stop and tail

        • Product Link

        • Starter, electric

      • OPERATOR ENVIRONMENT

        • Accelerator

        • Air conditioning with heater

        • Arm and wrist rest, electronically adjustable

        • Articulation, automatic Return-to-Center

        • Cat Messenger operator information system

        • Centershift pin indicator

        • Coat hook

        • Cup holder

        • Display, digital speed and gear

        • Doors, left and right side with wiper

        • Gauge, machine level

        • Gauge cluster (analog) - fuel, articulation, engine coolant temp, engine RPM, hydraulic oil temp, regen, DEF

        • Hour meter, digital

        • Joystick hydraulic controls right/left blade lift with float position, circle drive, blade sideshift and tip, centershift, front wheel lean, articulation and power steering

        • Joystick, adjustable armrests

        • Joystick gear selection

        • Joystick hydraulic power steering

        • Ladders, cab, left and right side

        • Lights, night time cab

        • Mirror, inside rearview, wide angle

        • Power port, 12V

        • Radio Ready, Entertainment

        • ROPS cab, sound suppressed 70 dB(A)

        • Seat, cloth-covered, comfort suspension

        • Seat belt, retractable 76 mm (3 in)

        • Storage area for cooler/lunchbox

        • Throttle control, electronic

        • Windows, laminated glass: - fixed front with intermittent wiper - door with intermittent wipers (3)

        • Windows: tempered: - left and right side wipers - rear and intermittent wiper

      • FLUIDS

        • Antifreeze

        • Extended Life Coolant to -35° C (-30° F)

      • TIRES, RIMS AND WHEELS

      • OTHER STANDARD EQUIPMENT

        • Accumulators, brake, dual certified

        • Anti-glare paint

        • Bumper, rear, integrated with hitch

        • CD ROM Parts Book

        • Clutch, circle drive slip

        • Cutting edges: - 152 — 16 mm (6 — 5/8 in) - curved DH-2 steel - 19 mm (3/4 in) mounting bolts

        • Doors (3), engine compartment, locking

        • Drawbar - 6 shoes, replaceable wear strips

        • Electrical hydraulic valves, hydraulic lines for base 8 functions

        • Endbits: - 16 mm (5/8 in) DH-2 steel - 19 mm (3/4 in) mounting bolts

        • Fluid check, ground level

        • Frame, articulated, with safety lock

        • Ground level engine shutdown

        • Hammer (emergency exit)

        • Horn, electric

        • Hydraulic lines for base functions

        • Lockout, hydraulic implement (for roading and servicing)

        • Moldboard

        • Mounting, cab roof accessories

        • Pump, hydraulic, high capacity

        • Radiator, cleanout access (both sides with swing doors)

        • Secondary steering

        • Serviceability, LH side

        • S·O·S ports: engine, hydraulic, transmission, coolant, fuel

        • Tandem walkway/guards

        • Tool box

      • NOTE

      • ELECTRICAL

        • Alternator, 280 ampere

        • Batteries: extreme duty, 1,400 CCA

        • Lights: Headlights, high

        • Lights: Headlights, low

        • Lights: Working lights, basic

        • Lights: Working lights, plus, LED

        • Lights: Warning: beacon or strobe

        • Lights: Mounting for warning light

      • GUARDS

        • Articulation guard

        • Fenders, front

        • Fenders, rear

        • Front axle guard

        • Sound suppression (bottom)

        • Sound suppression (enclosure)

        • Transmission

      • OPERATOR ENVIRONMENT

        • Mirrors, outside: heated 24V

        • Mirrors, outside: mounted

        • Comfort Plus Arrangement

        • Comfort Premium Arrangement

      • POWER TRAIN

        • All Wheel Drive

        • Precleaner, snow

        • Starter, extreme duty, 1,000 Amps

        • Transmission, autoshift

      • OTHER ATTACHMENTS

        • Attachment Ready Option ARO

        • Integrated cross slope

        • Accumulators, blade lift

        • Camera, rearview

        • Cat Product Link 321SR

        • Cat Product Link 522

        • Drain, ecology, engine Wiggins

        • Heater, engine coolant: 120V

        • Heater, engine coolant: 240V

        • Hydraulic arrangements with one or more additional hydraulic valves are available for rear ripper, dozer, snow plow and snow wing.

        • Snow wing mounting, frame ready

        • Starting aid, ether

        • Reversing fan, automatic or manual

        • Cat Grade with 3D

      • WORK TOOLS/G.E.T.

        • Blade extension, left hand, 610 mm (2 ft)

        • Blade extension, right hand, 610 mm (2 ft)

        • Counterweight

        • Cutting edges, curved

        • Endbits, overlay

        • Front lift group, mounting

        • Front lift group, mechanical

        • Grader bit, narrow and super penetration

        • Mid-Mount Scarifier, Package

        • Moldboard: 4267 mm — 610 mm — 22 mm (14 ft — 24 in — 7/8 in)

        • Moldboard: 4267 mm — 686 mm — 25 mm (14 ft — 27 in — 1 in)

        • Moldboard: 4877 mm — 686 mm — 25 mm (16 ft — 27 in — 1 in)

        • Push plate

        • Ripper, rear

        • Ripper tooth

        • Scarifier, front

        • Snow Arrangement

        • Snow Wing Ready Package

        • Tow hitch

      • MACHINE ARRANGEMENTS

        • Canadian Arrangement

        • European Arrangement

        • TUV Roading Arrangement

      • OPTIONAL TIRE ARRANGEMENTS

        • Rim Size - 9 × 24; Wheel Group - Single-Piece; Tires - 14.0R24

        • Rim Size - 13 × 25; Wheel Group - Single-Piece; Tires - 17.5R25

        • Rim Size - 10 × 24; Wheel Group - Multi-Piece; Tires - 14.0R24

        • Rim Size - 10 × 24; Wheel Group - Multi-Piece; Tires - 14.0-24

        • Rim Size - 14 × 25; Wheel Group - Multi-Piece; Tires - 17.5R25

        • Rim Size - 14 × 25; Wheel Group - Multi-Piece; Tires - 17.5-25

        • Note: Consult your dealer for individual tire width, size and brand.

      WHY CHOOSE EMPIRE

      • Every purchase backed by a full menu of service and support offerings

      • Flexible financing options designed to fit your budget

      • Commitment to providing expert training to maximize operations

      • Value Agreements to ensure proper maintenance and performance