Fully Loaded

Mediumn Wheel Loader Family
Mediumn Wheel Loader Family

The Next Generation Of
Cat® Medium Wheel Loaders
Is Here

All The Features. All The Choices. All The Production And Performance.

You told us you wanted loaders that cost less to run, take on more tasks, work smarter and make your operators more efficient and comfortable. You got it. The next generation of Cat Medium Wheel Loaders are our smartest machines yes, redefining fully loaded — and your bottom line.

Our Smartest Machines Yet

•  Integrated Cat Payload with Assist technology ensures accurate loads every time
•  Operator profiles for individualised operation
•  Autodig results in consistently high fill factors and reduced tire wear (and cost)
•  Onboard operator job aids to help ease of operation
•  Optional Cat Advanced Payload with site integration and assist features

Smarter Operation
Smarter Operation

Same Cat DNA

Designed to handle extreme applications, the Cat Medium Wheel Loader range provides the machine quality and durability you have come to expect from Caterpillar.


Mediumn Wheel Loader
Mediumn Wheel Loader

CAT 980 & 982

• Up to 20% Lower Maintenance Costs*
• Up to 10% More Productivity*
  * Compared to 980M and 982M 

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Savings & Performance
Savings & Performance

Work In Comfort In The New Cab

• More Room
• Enhanced Visibility
• Reduced Noise
• Ultimate Comfort

All-New Comfortable Cab
All-New Comfortable Cab

Designed For Greater Fuel Efficiency

With fuel being one of a site’s largest expenses, the Cat Medium Wheel Loader range of machines deliver industry-leading fuel efficiency to keep operating costs at a minimum. 

Indusutry-Leading Fuel Efficiency
Indusutry-Leading Fuel Efficiency

Cat Equipment Management

• Product Link 
• Remote Flash
• Remote Troubleshooting
• PL161 Attachment Tracking

Mediumn Wheel Loader
Mediumn Wheel Loader

Hassle-Free Maintenance With A Cat Customer Value Agreement 

Cat CVAs are easy ownership plans tailored to your business needs in order to extend equipment life and maximise your investment. 

Ask your dealer about the CVA offers today!

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Customer Value Agreement
Customer Value Agreement

*The medium wheel loader range is not available directly from Caterpillar, but may be purchased from Cat dealers, which are independent businesses.  Customer Value Agreements are offered by Cat dealers on prices and terms and conditions, and such other offers, as determined independently by each Cat dealer from time to time. Any specific benefits or outcomes associated with entering into a Customer Value Agreement may differ depending on individual circumstances, and no warranty or representation is offered in that regard.

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Cat 972M XE Test Drive

Experience the Cat 972M XE Media Test Drive with Earthmoving Equipment Magazine.

Cat® 972M XE Test Drive


Cat 972M XE Medium Wheel Loader Walkaround

See a walkaround overview of the features and benefits of the Cat 972M XE M Series medium wheel loader.

Cat® 972M XE Medium Wheel Loader Walkaround


Cat 972M XE Delivers More for Qube Bulk Australia

The 972M XE with a Cat Customer Value Agreement gives Qube Bulk Australia peace of mind when it comes to maintenance costs and uptime.

Cat® 972M XE Delivers More for Qube Bulk Australia


Cat 988K XE Test Drive in Australia

The new Cat 988K XE is the first wheel loader offered by Caterpillar with a high-efficiency electric drive system.

Cat® 988K XE Test Drive in Australia


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