New | 160M3 Motor Grader

The powerful 160M3 has what it takes for heavy jobs like site preparation, road building and maintenance and heavier snow removal. Fuel efficiency and the ability to put power to the ground help make you more productive in the toughest applications.

Engine
Base Power (1st Gear) - Net221 HP
Engine ModelCat® C9.3 ACERT™
Bore4.5 in
Stroke5.9 in
Speed at Rated Power2,000 rpm
Base Power (1st Gear) - Net - Metric224 HP
EmissionsU.S. EPA Tier 4 Final/EU Stage IV
High Ambient - Fan Speed - Standard1,400 rpm
Maximum Torque - VHP Plus1000 lb/ft
Standard Capability109 °F
Torque Rise39%
VHP Plus - Gear - Net Power - Forward 1st221 HP
VHP Plus - Gear - Net Power - Forward 2nd231 HP
VHP Plus - Gear - Net Power - Forward 3rd241 HP
VHP Plus - Gear - Net Power - Forward 4th252 HP
VHP Plus - Gear - Net Power - Forward 5th257 HP
VHP Plus - Gear - Net Power - Forward 6th262 HP
VHP Plus - Gear - Net Power - Forward 7th267 HP
VHP Plus - Gear - Net Power - Forward 8th272 HP
VHP Plus - Gear - Net Power - Reverse 1st221 HP
VHP Plus - Gear - Net Power - Reverse 2nd231 HP
VHP Plus - Gear - Net Power - Reverse 3rd-6th241 HP
VHP Plus Range - Net165-203 kW (221-272 hp)
VHP Plus Range - Net - Metric165-203 kW (224-276 hp)
Displacement567.5 in³
Number of Cylinders6
Derating Altitude10000 ft
High Ambient - Fan Speed - Maximum1,550 rpm
High Ambient - Fan Speed - Minimum500 rpm
High - Ambient Capability122 °F
Power Train
Forward/Reverse Gears8 Forward/6 Reverse
TransmissionAPECS, Direct Drive, Powershift
Brakes - ServiceMultiple Oil Disc
Brakes - Service - Surface Area3565 in²
Brakes - ParkingMultiple Oil Disc
Brakes - SecondaryDual Circuit Control
Hydraulic System
Circuit TypeParallel
Pump TypeVariable Piston
Pump Output55.5 gal/min
Maximum System Pressure3503 psi
Reservoir Tank Capacity16.9 gal (US)
Standby Pressure885 psi
Operating Specifications
Top Speed - Forward29.5 mile/h
Top Speed - Reverse23.3 mile/h
Turning Radius - Outside Front Tires25.59 ft
Steering Range - Left/Right50°
Articulation Angle - Left/Right20°
Forward - 1st2.6 mile/h
Forward - 2nd3.5 mile/h
Forward - 3rd5.1 mile/h
Forward - 4th7 mile/h
Forward - 5th10.8 mile/h
Forward - 6th14.7 mile/h
Forward - 7th20.3 mile/h
Forward - 8th29.5 mile/h
Reverse - 1st2 mile/h
Reverse - 2nd3.8 mile/h
Reverse - 3rd5.5 mile/h
Reverse - 4th8.5 mile/h
Reverse - 5th16 mile/h
Reverse - 6th23.3 mile/h
Service Refill
Fuel Capacity104 gal (US)
Cooling System15 gal (US)
Hydraulic System - Total26.4 gal (US)
Hydraulic System - Tank16.9 gal (US)
Diesel Exhaust Fluid5.8 gal (US)
Transmission - Differential - Final Drives18.5 gal (US)
Engine Oil7.9 gal (US)
Tandem Housing - Each22.9 gal (US)
Front Wheel Spindle Bearing Housing0.13 gal (US)
Circle Drive Housing1.8 gal (US)
Frame
Drawbar - Width3 in
Circle - Diameter61.1 in
Circle - Blade Beam Thickness1.6 in
Drawbar - Height6 in
Circle - Height6.3 in
Front Frame Structure - Height12.6 in
Front Frame Structure - Width12 in
Drawbar - Thickness0.5 in
Front-Top/Bottom Plate - Width12 in
Front-Top/Bottom Plate - Thickness0.87 in
Front Axle - Height to Center23.5 in
Front Axle - Wheel Lean - Left/Right18°
Front Axle - Total Oscillation per Side32°
Tandems
Height22.5 in
Width8 in
Sidewall Thickness - Inner0.69 in
Sidewall Thickness - Outer0.71 in
Drive Chain Pitch2 in
Wheel Axle Spacing60 in
Tandem Oscillation - Front Up15°
Tandem Oscillation - Front Down25°
Moldboard
Blade Width14 ft
Moldboard - Height24 in
Moldboard - Thickness0.87 in
Arc Radius16.3 in
Throat Clearance6.5 in
Cutting Edge Width6 in
Cutting Edge Thickness0.6 in
End Bit - Width6 in
End Bit - Thickness0.6 in
Blade Pull - Base GVW25931 lb
Blade Pull - Maximum GVW34262 lb
Blade Down Pressure - Base GVW17004 lb
Blade Down Pressure - Maximum GVW29308 lb
Moldboard - Blade Width14 ft
Blade Range
Circle Centershift - Right28.7 in
Circle Centershift - Left27.4 in
Moldboard Sideshift - Right26 in
Moldboard Sideshift - Left20.1 in
Maximum Blade Position Angle90°
Blade Tip Range - Forward40°
Blade Tip Range - Backward
Maximum Lift Above Ground17.8 in
Maximum Depth of Cut29.5 in
Maximum Shoulder Reach Outside of Tires - Left82.3 in
Maximum Shoulder Reach Outside of Tires - Right89.7 in
Ripper
Ripper Shank Holder Spacing21 in
Ripping Depth - Maximum16.8 in
Ripper Shank Holders5
Penetration Force20812 lb
Pry-Out Force28493 lb
Machine Length Increase, Beam Raised40.6 in
Scarifier
Front, V-Type - Working Width47.4 in
Front, V-Type, 5 or 11 Tooth - Scarifier Shank Holder Spacing4.6 in
Front, V-Type, 5 or 11 Tooth - Scarifier Shank Holders5/11
Front, V-Type, 5 or 11 Tooth - Scarifying Depth, Maximum18.4 in
Front, V-Type, 5 or 11 Tooth - Working Width40.6 in
Mid, V-Type - Scarifier Shank Holder Spacing4.6 in
Mid, V-Type - Scarifier Shank Holders11
Mid, V-Type - Scarifying Depth, Maximum11.5 in
Mid, V-Type - Working Width46.6 in
Rear - Scarifying Depth, Maximum16.8 in
Rear - Working Width84 in
Rear - Scarifier Shank Holders9
Rear - Scarifier Shank Holder Spacing10.5 in
Weights
Operating Weight - Typically Equipped45547 lb
Gross Vehicle Weight - Maximum - Rear Axle38069 lb
Gross Vehicle Weight - Base - Front Axle9907 lb
Gross Vehicle Weight - Base - Rear Axle28812 lb
Gross Vehicle Weight - Maximum - Total55144 lb
Gross Vehicle Weight - Base - Total38719 lb
Gross Vehicle Weight - Maximum - Front Axle17075 lb
Operating Weight - Typically Equipped - Front Axle13237 lb
Operating Weight - Typically Equipped - Rear Axle32310 lb
Operating Weight - Typically Equipped - Total45547 lb
Dimensions
Height - Top of Cab130 in
Length - Counterweight to Ripper399 in
Width - Outside Front Tires98.9 in
Length - Front Axle to Mid Tandem241 in
Length - Front Tire to Rear of Machine351 in
Length - Front Axle to Moldboard100 in
Length - Between Tandem Axles60 in
Width - Outside Rear Tires98.9 in
Width - Tire Center Lines84.3 in
Height - Front Axle Center23.5 in
Height - Exhaust Stack128 in
Height - Top of Cylinders120 in
Ground Clearance - Rear Axle13.3 in
Standards
BrakesISO 3450
ROPS/FOPSISO 3471; ISO 3499
SoundISO 6394; ISO 6395
SteeringISO 5010
Air Conditioning System
Air ConditioningThe 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.
  • Operator Station
  • Machine And Implement Controls
  • Engine
  • Emissions Technology
  • Power Train
  • Structures And Drawbar-circle-moldboard
  • Hydraulics
  • Integrated Technologies
  • Safety
  • Work Tools And Attachments
  • Smart Machine Systems
  • Serviceability And Customer Support
  • Sustainability

Standard Equipment

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 with ACERT Technology, U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final/EU Stage IV 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
  • Partial allowance for tires on 254 × 607 mm (10 × 24 in) multi-piece rims is included in the base machine price and weight
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, 98 cm¬≥ (6 in¬≥)
  • Radiator, cleanout access (both sides with swing doors)
  • Secondary steering
  • Serviceability, LH side
  • S¬∑O¬∑SSM ports: engine, hydraulic, transmission, coolant, fuel
  • Tandem walkway/guards
  • Tool box

Optional Equipment

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
  • AccuGrade 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
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.

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