Kioti CK3510SE with loader
Kioti Tractors’ new diesel CK3510SE compact tractor is now complete with a cab and can be combined with a KL4020 front-end loader for a tough combination to beat. Features like power steering, illuminated dashboard, three-point control lever, deluxe suspension seat and powerful hydrostatic transmission with high, mid and low ranges are all standard. The tractor is complete with a new eco-friendly Tier 4 engine, so it offers operators a quiet work environment with powerful performance. The CK3510SE starts at $33,025 with loader. Learn more at kioti.com.
Kioti PX Series with loader
Kioti Tractors’ new diesel PX Series is a complete lineup of 100-plus-horsepower tractors that include a cab and can be combined with a Kioti KL1153 front-end loader for all kinds of work around the farm. Models in the series, ranging from 95 hp to 110 hp, have a one-piece hood for easy access and are complete with a large fuel tank. On the interior, the tractors have a deluxe suspension and swivel seat, power shuttle lever, joystick lever, air conditioning and adjustable steering wheel. The series tractors start at $77,773 with loader. Learn more at kioti.com.
JCB8000 Series Fastrac
JCB’s popular Fastrac 8000 Series tractors are now available with dual row crop tires to provide more flexibility to growers than ever before. The well-known speed, comfort and productivity of the 8000 Series tractors, combined with all-around suspension, can now be taken to the row crop field because of the new tire setup. With top speeds of 43 miles per hour, the tractors are known for speed, but they also have vehicle dynamics that maintain stability and safety, no matter which implement is being pulled. Get all the details at jcb.com or call 912-447-2000.
LS subcompact tractors
The new MT1 Series subcompact tractors from LS Tractor, the MT122 and MT125 (pictured), are equipped with an eco-friendly Tier 4, three-cylinder, fuel-efficient engine and have a six-year warranty. The front-wheel mechanical-assist, four-wheel-drive tractors are available with a quick-attach front-end loader and a subframe, a quick-attach backhoe, and a 60-inch midmount mower. They also have a high three-point hitch lift capacity of 970 pounds. You can purchase tractors with a choice of turf or industrial tires. Learn more at lstractorusa.com or call 252-984-0700.
John Deere 5E Series
The popular John Deere 5E Series three-cylinder utility tractors have new features for 2018, including improved visibility from the tractor seat because the hood is lower and narrower. Tractor controls have been relocated, and the joystick that controls the loader was repositioned to give 20% more leg room. New models range from 50 to 73 hp, and include the 5045E (pictured), 5055E, 5065E and 5075E. Visit deere.com.
John Deere 9470RX narrow track
The John Deere tractor lineup now includes three all-new 9RX narrow track tractors. They are the 9470RX (pictured), plus 420-hp and 520-hp models. These tractors are designed to handle high-speed planters, nutrient application bars and more in 22-, 30- or 40-inch row crop applications. They should also be ideal for pulling grain carts and other jobs that require lots of horsepower. The first of these tractors will appear on farms in 2018. Visit deere.com.
New Holland PowerStar
Designed with the small full-time farmer or hobby farmer in mind, New Holland released the PowerStar 65, PowerStar 75, PowerStar 90, PowerStar 100, PowerStar 110 and PowerStar 120 tractors. This series provides the horsepower to tackle tasks like mowing, raking and baling in the field, or loading and stacking in the yard. The tractors are available in two-wheel- or four-wheel-drive configurations. The PowerStar 100 retails for $78,968. For more information, contact your local New Holland dealer or visit newholland.com/na.
McCormick X8 Series
Boasting more than 300 hp, McCormick’s X8 Series marks its entry into the professional farmer market. Aimed at larger farmers, the X8 Series tractors feature Betapower fuel efficiency 6.7-liter, six-cylinder engines with power ratings of 264 hp, 286 hp and 310 hp. Other features include easy-to-use controls for the four-stage VT-Drive transmission, a bright DSM touch-screen monitor, a high-performance hydraulic system with up to 212 liter-per-minute flow rate and up to 10 electrohydraulic remote valves. Contact McCormick North America, Duluth, Ga., at 866-327-6733 or mccormickna.com.
McCormick X4 Standard Series
Designed to meet farmers’ needs both productively and financially, the X4 Standard Series from McCormick is a midsize economy line. The X Series tractors replace some of the heritage series tractor lines. The X4 Series has six models from 64 to 107 hp. They are powered by Deutz four-cylinder engines that meet Tier 4 emissions. They have a rear three-point lift capacity of up to 5,952 pounds. The tractors come standard with a two-post Rollover Protective Structure, entry from both sides, front mudguards and a rear work light. Contact McCormick North America, Duluth, Ga., at 866-327-6733 or mccormickna.com.
McCormick X6 Standard Series
An up to 130-hp tractor without the cost of a cab is the new X6 Standard Series from McCormick. This heavy-duty tractor is simple in design. It has a 4.5-liter Betapower diesel engine with SCR technology. The transmission has 12-by-12 speeds, four gears and three ranges, and can reach speeds of 25 mph. It also offers optional 16-by-16 speeds with creeper gear. It has a three-point lift capacity of 9,900 pounds. Contact McCormick North America, Duluth, Ga., at 866-327-6733 or mccormickna.com.
Versatile’s 610DT tractor offers a suspended cab for rider comfort. This feature on the DeltaTrack is raised onto the four-point shock-and-spring system that works in tandem with the torque arm to reduce roll movement. Versatile also incorporates its double-axes bogie, which is a two-way oscillation that provides weight transfer and reduces shock loading over rough terrain. While the ride is smooth, it is still a powerful tractor, boasting 605 hp. Visit versatile-ag.com for a dealer near you.