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Deutz to supply engines to TYM

Deutz to supply engines to TYM
Tong Yang Moolsan (TYM) is the first tractor manufacturer in Asia to be supplied with Deutz engines. Initially, the Korean company will take the new water-cooled four-cylinder in-line TCD 2.9, which

New look for Kubota’s longest serving tractor

New look for Kubota’s longest serving tractor
The B-Series was the first Kubota tractor range to be introduced to the UK 35 years ago, and while the new B50 (an enhancement of the B30) raises the bar in terms of technology and features, it

Flexible drill and planter control system

Flexible drill and planter control system
Knowing what type of product control system to invest in for controlling crop inputs can be a difficult choice with an increasing number of different options available. The all-new DICKEY-john

New MD for John Deere UK and Ireland

New MD for John Deere UK and Ireland
Antony Scott has been appointed managing director for John Deere in the UK and Ireland. He replaces Richard Johnson, who has been appointed marketing director for the Deere & Company global tractor

Landini builds Brazilian tractor plant

Landini builds Brazilian tractor plant
The Italian Argo Group is building a new factory in Brazil to make Landini tractors for the local market. Located in Belo Horizonte, the capital city of the Brazilian state of Minas Gerais, it

First Michelin Ultraflex for trailers

First Michelin Ultraflex for trailers
The CargoXBib High Flotation is the first trailer tyre to benefit from Michelin’s patented Ultraflex technology. Supporting a continuous central rib and rounded shoulders for greater wear resistance

Machinery Tests

Hydraulic systems compared

For so long the preserve of top-end premium tractors, high-tech hydraulic systems with flow rate, time control, priority valves and load-sensing systems are now commonplace — to the extent that,...

Tractor test: Kubota M135 GX

Building an annual 180,000 tractors and 700,000 diesel engines, there’s no denying the massive scale of Kubota’s manufacturing operation, especially in Japan and Asia. And it’s still growing....

John Deere 6210R tractor

Engine developments are just one part of John Deere’s mid-line 6R story. To see how the company’s mass-market tractor range is performing in the field we caught up with a 6210R model that has...

Used machinery Tests

Claas Tucano combines

Introduced for harvest 2008, the Claas Tucano range originally comprised two five-walker models — the 320 and 430 APS — and two six-walker combines, the 440 APS and 450 APS. The two larger...

JF FCT 1050 trailed forage harvesters

To dismiss trailed forage harvesters as old hat is to ignore parts of not just the UK but also the much larger Irish market, where trailed machines remain the forage-making tool of choice. Here James...

Fendt 900 Vario tractors

We first drove a Fendt 936 in 2005, the tractor making headlines due to its 60km/hr top speed, new cab, a switch to Deutz power and a price of around £130,000. James de Havilland assesses how this...




Fendt 718

56.400 GBP Fendt 718


Massey Ferguson 7618EFD6

75.930 GBP


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