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6-cylinder Belarus: strong and reliable

There is a 6-cylinder Belarus under the bonnet of the tractor we tested for you. And the tractor is, obviously, from the Belarus tractor manufacturer. The Belarus 2022.6, strictly speaking. This is basically a captive story from Eastern Europe. 6-cylinder Belarus, 7,12 liters displacement Undoubtedl...

Slight increase for the European tractor market in in 2019

The European tractor market makes a small but significant step forward, with an estimated growth of around 5 percent in sales for 2019. According to data provided by CEMA, the European Agricultural Machinery Association, the ‘vehicles’ registered in Europe are 191,587. Of these, tractors...

Electrification through the transmission: ZF Terra+

The integrated generator module ZF Terra+. The efforts aimed at reducing emissions in agriculture may include the whole powertrain of tractors. Not only the engine, then, but also transmissions and other key components. At Agritechnica, ZF has presented a solution for high and low-voltage systems fo...

Perkins Syncro Series broadens for medium sized tractors

Following the gradual proliferation of the 3.6 litre engine among the telehandlers (Manitou and Dieci, just to mention a couple), rumors are about a close landing of the Perkins Syncro Series under  the hood of medium sized tractors. Up to 55 kilowatts and 270 Nm More into details, the new Perkins S...

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Caterpillar Industrial Power Units

Caterpillar has launched a range of drop-in engines, the new Cat C2.8 and C3.6 industrial power units (IPU): their highly integrated design saves customers time on engineering and installation.

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6-cylinder Belarus: strong and reliable

There is a 6-cylinder Belarus under the bonnet of the tractor we tested for you. And the tractor is, obviously, from the Belarus tractor manufacturer. The Belarus 2022.6, strictly speaking. This is basically a captive story from Eastern Europe. 6-cylinder Belarus, 7,12 liters displacement Undoubtedl...

Slight increase for the European tractor market in in 2019

The European tractor market makes a small but significant step forward, with an estimated growth of around 5 percent in sales for 2019. According to data provided by CEMA, the European Agricultural Machinery Association, the ‘vehicles’ registered in Europe are 191,587. Of these, tractors...

Electrification through the transmission: ZF Terra+

The integrated generator module ZF Terra+. The efforts aimed at reducing emissions in agriculture may include the whole powertrain of tractors. Not only the engine, then, but also transmissions and other key components. At Agritechnica, ZF has presented a solution for high and low-voltage systems fo...

Perkins Syncro Series broadens for medium sized tractors

Following the gradual proliferation of the 3.6 litre engine among the telehandlers (Manitou and Dieci, just to mention a couple), rumors are about a close landing of the Perkins Syncro Series under  the hood of medium sized tractors. Up to 55 kilowatts and 270 Nm More into details, the new Perkins S...

FederUnacoma and the global figures of the tractor market

After registering a global growth in 2017 (2,153,500 units) the tractor market appeared really differentiated in 2018 from country to country, due to the different trends of the economy and agriculture in particular. The United States, driven by GDP growth and the good performance of the cereal prod...
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Different figures from the tractor market: US, Turkey and Brasil

The best amongst the three: the US market is not afraid of Trump’s policies The first three months of 2019 show overall tractor sales above 44,523 units, better than the 42,000 delivered between January and March 2018. The growth rate is 5.9 per cent. Curt Blades, head of the agro-industrial s...

JCB Fastrac has reached 166.7 kilometers per hour

A special JCB Fastrac recently achieved the new speed record in the tractor sector. The tractor notched up 103.6 mph, that corresponds to 166.7 km/h, at Elvington Airfield, near York, with TV presenter and engineering guru Guy Martin behind the wheel. It smashed the previous 87.27 mph record set in ...

Tractor of the Year 2020: now also Sustainable

Agritechnica is approaching and with it the announcement of the winners of the 2020 edition of the international Tractor of the year award, which as usual will be staged in Hannover on the opening day of the German event. Therefore the tried and tested finalist selection mechanism started with the &...
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