The Cat® 972 XE Wheel Loader delivers increased fuel efficiency, premium performance with simple-to-use standard technologies to boost operator efficiencies, and lower maintenance costs. This machine is designed to meet emission standards without interrupting operation. Improved performance, reliability, durability, and versatility result in a machine that is better built to meet your needs.

Engine Power @ 1,600 rpm - ISO 14396:2002
339 HP
Operating Weight
54858 lb
Bucket Range
2.8-14.0 m³ 3.75-18.25 yd³
Gross Power @ 1,600 rpm - SAE J1995:2014
343 HP


Standard/Optional Features