John Deere introduces a dozen new tractors

08/23/2012 09:23:00 AM
Vicky Boyd

John Deere Series 6 tractorJohn Deere, Olathe, Kan., has introduced a dozen new models, ranging from 105 to 170 engine horsepower, in the 6 Series mid-sized tractor family.

Six models—6105M, 6115M, 6125M, 6140M, 150M and 6170M—replace the standard 6030 and 7030 series tractors, according to a news release.

The 6M models have additional transmission options, increased hitch and hydraulic capacities, and feature Environmental Protection Agency interim Tier 4 compliant engines.

In addition, John Deere has updated the 6D Series with four models ranging from 105 to 140 engine hp.

Rounding out the dozen are two mid-horsepower models—6140R and 6150R—which feature 140 and 150 engine hp, respectively.

Both come standard with John Deere 6.8-liter PowerTech PVX engines.

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TJ Weber    
NW Lower MI  |  August, 30, 2012 at 11:11 AM

The 6125M is really needed whith a narrow cab for orchard spraying, finally have a mfg of quality/high air volume pto sprayers orchard sprayers requiring +110hp for hilly terrain. The 6140M would also be an excellent choice for this app. with approx. 125 PTO hp.

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