Volvo EW160E, EW180E Wheeled Excavators Offer Tire Options

May 22, 2015

The EW160E and EW180E wheeled excavators have Volvo D6 Tier 4-Final engines that deliver 154 and 173 gross horsepower, respectively. Twelve different tire configurations provide options to match ground conditions. Optional hydraulic functions (X1 breaker/shear and X3 tilt rotate) enable the use of attachment that require one- or two-way flow, as well as two-way flow for tilting or rotating.

A tool box drawer that slides out from the undercarriage can carry up to 264 pounds, and box dividers adjust into five different positions. A trailer hitch can pull up to 17,637 pounds with dry run brakes and 6,613 pounds without brakes.

Volvo Wheeled Excavator Specs


  • Operating weight: 35,700 to 40,120 pounds
  • Bucket breakout force: 28,326 pounds
  • Max dig depth: 18 feet 8 inches
  • Engine: Volvo D6J
  • Max gross power: 154 horsepower
  • Lifting capacity: 13,670 pounds
  • Wheel base: 102 inches
  • Max travel speed: 22 mph


  • Operating weight: 40,120 to 44,750 pounds
  • Bucket breakout force: 30,574 pounds
  • Max dig depth: 19 feet 8 inches
  • Engine: Volvo D6J
  • Max gross power: 173 horsepower
  • Lifting capacity: 21,605 pounds
  • Wheel base: 102 inches