New Holland 8970

New Holland 8970 tractor photo
1993 - 2000
70 Genesis Series
Row-Crop tractor

Note: the New Holland model 8970 is the same as the Ford 8970. The following data is from the 8970 listing.
Manufacturer:New Holland
Type:Row-Crop tractor
Factory:Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Original price:$127,000 (2000)
New Holland 8970 Power
Engine:240 hp
179.0 kW
PTO (claimed):210 hp
156.6 kW
Drawbar (tested):189.5 hp
141.3 kW
PTO (tested):224.6 hp
167.5 kW
power test details ...
Chassis:4x2 2WD
 4x4 MFWD 4WD (optional)
Steering:hydrostatic power
Brakes:wet disc
Cab:Cab standard
Transmissions:16-speed full power shift
 32-speed creeper
Transmission details ...
Fuel:110 gal
416.4 L
Hydraulic system:36.9 gal
139.7 L
Front hubs:1.7 qts
1.6 L (each)
Front diff.:13 qts
12.3 L
Type:closed center load sensing
Capacity:36.9 gal
139.7 L
Pressure:2750 psi
189.6 bar
Pump flow:24 gpm
90.8 lpm
Total flow:31 gpm
117.3 lpm
 55 gpm
208.2 lpm (MegaFlow optional)
Tractor hitch
Rear Type:III
Rear lift:15,000 lbs
6804 kg
Power Take-off (PTO)
Rear PTO:independent
Rear RPM:1000
Dimensions & Tires
Wheelbase:118.3 inches
300 cm
Weight:16950 to 19350 pounds
Front tire:14L-16.1
Rear tire:18.4R42
Full dimensions and tires ...
Charging system:alternator
Charging amps:130
Battery CCA:950
Battery volts:12
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Last update:December 1, 2020
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