Minerva Specifications

Overview

Overview
TypeHydrostatic semi-amphibious all terrain capable
Configuration6x6 and 8x8 models available
Number of Passengers2
Load CapacityLand: 1,500kg
Water: 700kg
Towing Capacity3,000kg Braked
EngineDiesel and gasoline models available
Fuel Tank Capacity35 Litres (7.7 Imperial Gallons) provides 10 to 12 hours operation depending on vehicle model, engine type and terrain.
Additional capacity and alternative configurations available.

Engine

Engine
TypeModelFuel TypePower OutputTorqueDisplacementEmission RegulationCoolingStartingElectrical
KubotaV1505T-E3B 4 cylinder Diesel33kW (44.2 HP)118.0 Nm (87.0 ft-lb) @ 2,000 rpm1,498cc (91.4 cu in) Interim Tier 4/EU Stage 3AWaterElectric Starter 40 Amp Alternators
KubotaD1105T-E3B 3 cylinderDiesel27kW (36.2 HP)88.1 Nm (65.0 ft-lb) @ 2,000 rpm1,123cc (68.5 cu in)Interim Tier 4/EU Stage 3AWaterElectric Starter 40 Amp Alternators
KubotaV1505-E4B 4 cylinderDiesel18.5kW (24.8 HP)92.5 Nm (68.2 ft-lb) @ 1,700 rpm1,498cc (91.4 cu in) Tier 4 Final/EU Stage VWaterElectric Starter 40 Amp Alternators
KubotaWG1605-GL-E3 4 cylinderGasoline42.5kW (57 HP)120.0 Nm (88.5 ft-lb) @ 2,400 rpm1,537cc (93.8 cu in)Tier 2/CARB Phase 3/EU Stage VWaterElectric Starter 40 Amp Alternators

Transmission & Controls

Transmission & Controls
TransmissionHydrostatic closed system with dual drive primary pump
Drive Motors2 or 4 wheel hub mounted Rotary Power bespoke design radial piston hydrostatic motors with 2 Speed Control
Steering TransmissionSkid steer
Steering ControlTwo hydrostatic control levers
ThrottleProgressive with Fixed Hold Throttle Lever
Service & Parking BrakeHydrostatically Braked Motors & Hydrostatically Operated Parking Brake

Chassis & Body

Chassis & Body
FrameSteel space frame - powder coated
Drive SystemDirect drive augmented by duplex ¾ inch pitch chain
BodyVacuum formed upper body in High Density Polyethylene (HDPE), lower hull and skid plate available in HDPE and aluminium

Performance & Safety

Performance & Safety
SpeedLand: 40 kmph/ 25 mph *
Load CapacityLand: 1,500kg
Towing Capacity3,000 kg Braked
Turning CircleZero Turning Radius - wheels counter rotate
Approach and Departure Angles61.8 and 72.8 degrees respectively
TyresAgile Vehicle Technologies AGGRESSOR 26x12x12 inch or 14 inch wide
Ground Clearance 290mm (11.3 in) at centre of vehicle on Agile Vehicle Technologies Aggressor 26 inch tyres
Ground PressureMinerva 8x8 with 1,500 kg load:
AVT 26x12x12 tyres 32.4 Kpa (4.7 psi)
AVT 26x12x14 tyres 23.4 Kpa (3.4 psi)
AVT 16 inch wide tracks 13.8 Kpa (2.0 psi)
AVT 20 inch wide tracks 11.7 Kpa (1.7 psi)
Seating CapacityLand: 2 seat-belted
SafetyModular Roll Over Protection System (ROPS)
Two 85.6 litres/min (1000 Gallon Per Hour) automatic operation bilge pumps
Fuel Capacity35 Litres (7.7 Imperial Gallons) fuel tank with external filler cap provides 10 to 12 hours operation depending on vehicle model and engine type.
Additional capacity and alternative configurations available.
Operating ConditionsAll Weather, all Terrain, -40°C to +43°C (-40°F to +109.4°F)

Operation & Convenience

Operation & Convenience
Self-extraction Winch1,588kg (3,500lbs) capacity as standard with safer synthetic rope and remote winch operation controls
Storage2 Storage Areas in Body Side Walls
Load Carriage 1,920mm (75.6 inch) L x 1,872mm (73.7 inch) W X 1,000mm (39.4 inch) H Full Width Timber Load Bed
1,720mm (75.6 inch) L x 1,872mm (73.7 inch) W X 1,000mm (39.4 inch) H Full Width Aluminium Load Bed

Weights & Dimensions

Weights & Dimensions
Dimensions8x8:
3,197mm L x 1,747mm W x 1,963mm H (125.9 in L x 42.2 in W x 49.8 in H)
6x6:
2,408mm L x 1,747mm W x 1,963mm H (94.8 in L x 42.2 in W x 49.8 in H)
Unladen Weight8x8 4 motor: 1,200 kg (2,645 lbs)
8x8 2 motor: 1,125 kg (2,480 lbs)
6x6 2 motor: 1,065 kg (2,348 lbs)

Instrumentation

Instrumentation
InstrumentationCentrally Mounted Digital Dash Display
Multi-Function Gauge Bar Tachometer
Speedometer - mph and Km/h
Bar Fuel
Bar Radiator Temperature
Odometer
Battery Voltage Meter
12/24 Hour Clock
Trip Meter - 0 to 999.9 miles/Km
Hour Meter - 0 to 9999 Hours 59 Minutes
Distance Timer
Riding Timer - 0 to 9999 Hours 59 Minutes
Total Riding Timer - 0 to 9999 Hours 59 Minutes
Maximum Speed
Average Speed
Acceleration Timer
Deceleration Timer
Thermometer Meter
Maintenance Reminder
LED Indicators & WarningsLeft & Right Direction Indicators (for Road Legal Variants)
High Beam Headlamps
Low Battery Indicator
Low Fuel Indicator
Engine Oil Warning
Parking Brake Indicator
Switch GearIlluminated Dash Mounted Large Switch Gear for Master Lights, Horn, Bilge Pumps, Hazard Warning, Winch Isolator and Winch In/Out
LightsQuad LED Headlights with Halo Ring Light
Rear twin 24 LED Tail Lights
LED Reversing Light optional