New Holland Agriculture has unveiled the first pre-development of its Low Carbon Tractor (LoCT) at the Low Carbon Vehicle Event 2019, in Millbrook, Bedfordshire, UK. The tractor is a first result of the LoCT project, partly funded by the Advanced Propulsion Centre UK (APC UK) and led by the global capital goods company CNH Industrial […]
New Holland’s CR Revelation combine range has a power upgrade and and a host of improvements that raises its efficiency and best-in-class grain quality. It also introduces the industry-leading ECOBlue™ HI-eSCR 2 technology to comply with Stage V emissions standards, maintaining the excellent fuel economy of the previous models. Lars Skjoldager Sørensen, Crop Harvesting Product […]
The new Case IH new Vestrum CVXDrive tractors have gone down well with judges and customers, winning the Machine of the Year 2019 award in the mid-size tractor category at SIMA 2019. The four models range from 100-140 hp (max), and combine the compact dimensions, manoeuvrability and ease of use of a four-cylinder design with […]
Active on-farm demonstrations by dealers in Ireland have helped bring home to farmers the features and benefits of the latest crop of higher-horsepower McCormick tractors that will be exhibited at The Ploughing – the Irish National Ploughing Championships being held on September 17-19 at Ballintrane, Co Carlow. The 205hp boosting to 225hp flagship of the […]
A new Landini tractor that brings all the control, efficiency and driver comfort benefits of a stepless CVT transmission lower down the horsepower scale will make its first appearance in Ireland at the National Ploughing Championships in September.
Landini tractors new to the turf management and groundscare sectors will feature at this year’s Saltex event on October 30/31 at the National Exhibition Centre, Birmingham as manufacturer Argo Tractors raises the profile of its Italian marque. The compact and mid-range models are well-suited to turf care, grounds maintenance and related applications, providing high levels […]
Originally introduced in 1995, the CLAAS LEXION revolutionised the way that arable crops are harvested and became the benchmark for cost efficient, high output harvesting of cereals and other crops. Now, 24 years later, CLAAS has announced the introduction of a complete new 2nd generation of LEXION HYBRID combine harvesters. Ten years in development, 1 […]
The AVERO combine harvester has been fitted with a new engine that enables it to comply with the Stage V emission standard. In addition, the revised layout of the emission control equipment in the engine compartment improves access for maintenance. The AVERO 240 is now equipped with a new engine, the Cummins B6.7. With a […]
Case IH has launched three new Axial-Flow® 4000 Series combines, the 4077, 4088 and 4099. Meeting the specific requirements of customers in Africa and the Middle East, they make affordable, high technology harvesting available to professional farmers, contractors and machinery syndicates. Designed in the USA, the three Axial-Flow® 4000 Series models incorporate a high level of American-made components. Compact dimensions, premium […]
Unveiled to the public for the first time at Agritechnica 2017, the large Fendt IDEAL combine is proving its power in Europe this year in its second harvest season. For the European market, the large combine series will be expanded to include a new top-of-the-range 790 hp model which also now features IDEALDrive – the […]
John Deere has approved 30 different sizes of Continental agricultural tyres to be fitted to its 6MC, 6RC, 6M and 6R mid-sized tractors. This decision follows a comprehensive audit of the Continental plant in the Portuguese town of Lousado, where the tyres are manufactured. The partnership agreement between the two machinery and technology giants reinforces […]
“We chose the name Vestrum because it means ‘yours’ in Latin,” says Peter Friis, Case IH Marketing Director Europe. “This tractor is dedicated to our customers who need a powerful and comfortable tractor to accomplish more throughout the varied tasks in their day.” The rebrand will not affect any other features of the 100-130hp models, […]
Case IH Agriculture received a Silver award in the Technical Innovation category in this year’s Royal Highland Show Awards for its Maxxum 145 Multicontroller tractor with ActiveDrive 8 transmission. The Case IH Maxxum 145 Multicontroller has received media attention since it produced the best fuel economy for a four-cylinder tractor ever seen in the DLG […]
JCB has set a new British speed record for tractors with its high-speed Fastrac tractor. The tractor notched up 103.6mph at Elvington Airfield, near York, with TV presenter and engineering guru Guy Martin behind the wheel. It smashed the previous 87.27mph record set in March 2018 by Top Gear’s Track-Tor. Guy Martin said: “It had […]
New additions to the McCormick X7 tractor series are planned to make their Scottish public debut at the Royal Highland Show. These Euro Stage IV / Tier 4 Final versions of the McCormick X7.4 tractors offer a well-equipped machine capable of handling a wide range of tasks on livestock, arable and mixed enterprise farms.
A new event for vineyard owners and managers – as well as wine makers and the drinks trade – will provide a showcase for the latest Landini specialist narrow tractors. Viti-Culture 2019 is thought to be the first event to encapsulate all soil-to-cellar aspects of the wine trade and bring together a range of viticulture, […]
It’s big, it’s black…and set to make it’s first appearance north of the border at Ingliston in June. The impressive Fendt Ideal combine harvester is sure to dominate the company’s presence at this year’s Royal Highland – physically, at least.
Massey Ferguson has won the Platinum A-Design Award in the Agriculture, Horticulture and Fisheries Design Award Category. The coveted award will be presented at a ceremony in Como, Italy in June. The A’Design Award is one of the biggest international design competition globally with 98 categories such as vehicle design, architecture, graphics and visual communication, […]