Equipment Specs

Caterpillar 12 Motor Grader

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Caterpillar Motor Graders
Caterpillar 12
The Caterpillar 12 motor grader was introduced in 1957. It was manufactured in the USA only.

[edit] Features

The 12 has a D318 six-cylinder engine producing 115 flywheel horsepower (FWHP). It comes standard with tandem drive and a gas start.

The 12 was given a 70D serial number prefix.

Production of the Cat 12 ended in 1959; it was replaced by the Caterpillar 12E.

Based on data from the sales database of Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers, it is estimated that more than 4,200 Caterpillar 12 motor graders have been produced.

Highest Serial #
70D 04252
Total = 4,252