The JCB 457 gives you, epic style, visibility, power, speed, strength, efficiency and quality.

Featuring a powerful new Cummins diesel engine that meets Tier 4 emission standards and new JCB CommandPlus cab provides the ultimate in operator comfort and productivity.

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457 Wheel Loader


Time is of the essence on any worksite, so the JCB 457 is designed to provide the fastest cycle times in the business.

  • Powerful twin hydraulic pumps.
  • Unique 5-speed transmission with optional torque lock-up.
  • Choice of loader arms and axle options to suit any application.


  • Optional torque lock-up 5-speed transmission.
  • 2 new power modes increase or reduce power at the flick of a switch.
  • New auto engine shutdown feature works when left idling, to save fuel.


The JCB 457 has been built using the most advanced production techniques and premium componentry for superior structural strength.

  • Rig testing of up to 1 million cycles.
  • Cold testing down to -20 degrees guarantees starting performance.
  • State-of-the-art manufacturing processes.
  • Precision machining techniques guarantee accurate location of pins and bushes. 


The JCB CommandPlus cab is one of the best on the market with optimal control layout and driving position for operators of all shapes and sizes. This provides greater comfort, visibility and ease of use for better operator productivity.

  • Large interior with panoramic front windscreen.
  • Seat mounted controls move with the seat suspension.
  • End damped steering for easier turning lock to lock.
  • Command Driving Position provides the optimal control layout.


Operators are well protected at all times by the JCB 457, with superb visibility inside and out, non-slip surfaces and excellent air filtration.

  • Isolator-mounted cab, compliant with ROPS/FOPS standard.
  • Interior and exterior mirrors provide views to every corner of your machine.
  • Well-designed access steps and grab handles offer 3 points of contact.
  • Rear camera and LED lighting provide extra protection.


Maximising your uptime is our number one priority and on the JCB 457, a one-piece bonnet, easy ground level access to key components, Livelink telematics and world-class aftercare all come as standard.

  • Large single piece bonnet provides easy engine access.
  • Easy access to fuel and DEF tanks via rear lockable grille.
  • Premium components for long service life.
  • Full hydraulic dual circuit braking is virtually maintenance free.

Most Popular Configuration

457 Wheel Loader
  • 23.5R25 L3 radial tires
  • JCB CommandPlus cab with seat-mounted controls, heater and A/C
  • Back-up camera with operator help screens
  • Set-and-forget steering column, front roller blind and speakers
  • Electric, adjustable and heated side mirrors
  • Air-ride seat
  • 100% auto locking front differential with torque proportioning rear
  • Z-bar loader end
  • 3-spool servo hydraulics
  • Quick coupler ready
  • Heavy-duty counterweight
  • JCB Smoothride System (SRS)
  • Electric steering back-up pump
  • Electric park brake
  • Rear belly guards
  • Auto reversing fan, programmable in cab

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