Croner MKE


The new Croner. Ahead of time.
Go the extra mile with the truck that makes every moment count.


Croner is named after Chronos, the god of time in Greek mythology, because it saves you time – and that saves you money. It means more time on the road and less time in the workshop. So you and your customers stay happy longer.
Croner is built to save your business time with a host of features – adding up minutes, hours and days saved with reliability to keep you running on the road for years.

Croner saves you days with service intervals longer than the industry standard. And hours upon hours with smart aftersales support, driver training, and accessible parts that give you faster maintenance. With a comfortable cab, high torque UD engines and our best-ever fuel efficiency, Croner makes every moment count on every run you make.

Croner keeps your business moving on time, every time. With maximized productivity and minimized downtime, it’ll deliver satisfaction to you – and your customers –
for years, no matter what the task.

General Specifications

Axle Configuration 4×2
GVW 9.5t; 11t
Engine GH5E
Power 180Hp(136kW); 210Hp(157kW)
Torque Nm 750;825
Transmission 6-speed MT / 6-speed AT
Brake type Full air braking system, automatic slack adjuster, spring-based parking brakes, exhaust brake system
ECS Euro3
Usage Cargo

Compact-sized medium-duty truck optimized for urban usage, with better maneuverability for narrow roads and city deliveries

Quester comes with a choice of 8-liter or 11-liter highly-efficient diesel engines, with low fuel consumption and superior performance, putting you one step ahead of the competition. Available power outputs range from 330hp to 420hp, all with air-to-air intercooler turbocharging, integrated into a proven powertrain with a choice of transmissions offering 9 or 12-speed, to perfectly match the engine and the task.

Flexible cabin layout

The MKE and LKE models come with a choice of day cab or sleeper cab, both with a 2.1-meters width.

• The day cab allows for more load and utility space since it’s more compact.
• The sleeper cab improves driver comfort and efficiency on long-and medium-haul drives.


Flexible, powerful driveline

The new 5-liter engine, powered by UD Trucks’ advanced technology, combine reliability with top-class performance. Delivering high torque from low rev with flat torque curves, this modern engine provides:

  • Better pulling power and easier driving.
  • Improved fuel efficiency.
  • Extended maintenance intervals.
  • Longer life of the engine.


UD Trucks Croner manual and automatic gearboxes for 5L engine

Robust manual and automatic transmissions

All Croner models come with a choice of reliable and durable manual and automatic transmissions.

  • The manual 6-speed transmission is robust and durable, and able to cope with the toughest demands in various operation conditions.
  • The highly reliable automatic transmissions, optimized for on-road logistics and garbage compactors, are factory installed and available for all models