CNH Industrial revealed the New Holland T4 Electric Power - the industry's first all-electric light utility tractor prototype with autonomous features - at its Tech Day in Phoenix, Arizona, USA.
New Holland unveiled the T7 Methane Power LNG (Liquefied Natural Gas) as a pre-production prototype tractor. The T7 Methane Power LNG will more than double the autonomy compared to a CNG design whilst boosting overall farm sustainability. In comparison to the T6 Methane Power CNG, this is a fourfold increase in fuel capacity. LNG is also a key facilitator for the expansion of CNH Industrial's broader future natural gas portfolio, particularly towards larger and heavier agricultural equipment, as well as construction equipment.
Kubota Corporation is pleased to announce that Kubota will be the first Japanese manufacturer to release electric tractors. Kubota offers a limited number of compact electric tractors LXe-261 (hereinafter "LXe-261") in Europe, which is actively striving toward carbon neutrality. The LXe-261 will be made available for a long-term rental service for local municipalities in Europe starting in April 2023.
Valtra's 5th generation model range is now complete with an all-new series that fits between the popular T and S Series. The Q Series, designed, engineered, and manufactured in Finland, is the ideal tractor for large farms and contractors that seek performance and integrated smart technology in the 230-305 HP range. By combining industry-leading design, high quality components and finishing, and outstanding after-sales support, the Q Series has the power, intelligence, and versatility to maximize productivity while driving down costs for large farms and contractors.
With the launch of the seventh generation of the Fendt 700 Vario, Fendt brings a completely new ground up design and expands the power spectrum to up to 300 hp for versatile applications. The new engine, the optional 60-inch track width, FendtONE onboard and offboard and a new generation of the Fendt Cargo front loader distinguish the series as an all-rounder in the world market. For the first time, the 700 Vario is available with up to 60 km/h. Technical innovations from the large tractors, such as VarioDrive and the innovative cooling concept, lead to ground breaking manoeuvrability in this class. And so, the Fendt 700 Vario sets new standards once again.
AGCO Corporation celebrates the production of the one-millionth tractor at its Massey Ferguson Beauvais plant. This significant milestone coincides with the company's 175th anniversary. Massey Ferguson has been manufacturing tractors in Beauvais, France since November 20, 1960.
John Deere announces updates to its 5 Series Utility Tractors, which include more options to make it easier for rural property owners, farmers, ranchers, and fleet owners to match the right tractor to the many jobs they need that tractor to do day after day.
Stihl and Briggs & Stratton today announced a new manufacturing relationship that will expand the offerings of STIHL products in the U.S. Through this relationship, STIHL will launch a line of zero-turn mowers for professionals and homeowners. The new products will be available in select authorized local STIHL Dealers beginning in January 2023.
Case IH's Luxxum tractors have been upgraded with a new engine and other features, continuing its position as a key choice amongst all-purpose utility tractors. The three all-rounder models, designed for mid-size livestock and mixed farms and delivering 101, 110 and 117hp, now offer even better performance while meeting latest, Stage V, engine emissions regulations.
John Deere has made updates to its 8 and 9 Series Tractors for model year 2023 by adding new technology and power. For the largest models of 8 Series Tractors, John Deere is offering a new stepless Electric Variable Transmission (EVT) that enables precise speed control and enhanced drivability. For 9 Series Tractors, the largest models will be powered by the new JD14X (13.6L) diesel engine.