The Caterpillar 980 Wheel Loader in 1:50th scale is released by Diecast Masters in 2023 with #85684 within the Diecast "High Line Series".
Diecast Masters releases not only the latest Caterpillar 980 but also the 966, 966 GC, 972 XE and 982 XE “Next Generation” Series Wheel Loaders and confirms hereby their determination to produce highly authentic replicas with plenty of detail, functionality and value for money.
Presented in the “High Line Series Packaging Collectible”, full-color printed metal box, including machine photos and technical specifications about the 1:1 machine. Delivered in an outer shipping carton which contains the tin which is protected by a nylon bag all done to assure that scale model arrives in perfect condition.
The new Caterpillar 980 Wheel Loader within the Caterpillar Wheel Loader series in scale 1:50th can now simply be ordered via bol.com at DCM Diecast & Merchandise B.V
The Caterpillar 980 Next Gen Wheel Loader was introduced in May 2021 in the USA as the replacement for the Caterpillar 980M.
At present, the Caterpillar 9805 Next Gen Wheel Loader is the flagship of the 980 Series. Powered by a Caterpillar C13 ACERT Engine providing 393 hp, an operating weight of 66,877 lb, an bucket capacity of 5.25 yd3 up till 19.0 yd3 placed within the Medium Wheel Loader equipment types.