Limits on MFTA wheelbase changes

Weber, Rick
November 2009
Trailer / Body Builders;Nov2009, Vol. 51 Issue 1, p49
Trade Publication
The article discusses the limitations on Mitsubishi Fuso Truck of America Inc. (MFTA) wheelbase changes which are authorized for the Mitsubishi Fuzo models FE and FG. According to Mitsubishi product and applications manager, Leighton Good, the changes should match the dimensions and configuration of the original factory wheelbase for the given chassis and transmission models. The lineup for the 2010 Class 3-7 model which includes FE 125, FE 145 and FE 180 are also described.


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