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Tractor test

In June 2014

Deutz-Fahr 6180 P

Anyone who visited last year’s Agritechnica show will have been left in no doubt that Deutz-Fahr is one of the tractor market’s innovators: there were new products at every turn on the Deutz stand. Our June test candidate is the firm’s 123kW/167hp 6180 P.

Practical test

In June 2014

JCB Loadall 541-70 Agri Xtra

Not so many years ago, 2.5-3.0t telehandlers dominated the UK and Irish ag scene. But the market has since moved on. Today it’s 4.0t machines, such as the tested JCB Loadall 541-70, that more commonly top the handler buyer’s shopping list.

Used machinery

In June 2014

McConnel Discaerator/Shakaerator

The McConnel Shakaerator has been around for what seems like forever, and it’s still the soil loosener of choice for many farms. We run through what to look for when buying a second-hand example.


In June 2014

Wiring lights, part II

After laying the groundwork in this month’s magazine, next time we progress to ‘making the connections’ when retro- fitting a pair of work lights to the farm’s pick-up, tractor or harvester. As always, there’s a right way — and a wrong way.


In June 2014

Toyota Hilux vs VW Amarok

Some 43 years separate the launch dates of Toyota’s enduringly popular Hilux and the Volkswagen Amarok. Which in many ways encapsulates the buying dilemma: can the ultra-modern VW compete with the proven Hilux’s rock-solid residuals?

Last updated: 23.04.2014
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