The largest tractors in the world work along with the rest of heavy-duty machines, tirelessly moving giant volumes of rocks and other materials, hour by hour, day after day, year after year. Many of them are serial machines that are still being manufactured. If you are planning on ripping solid rock or stirring the leach field, we have got you covered.
Check these top 5 world’s largest agricultural tractors.
Big Bud 16V-747
This massive and impressive 8 meters long and 6 meters wide tractor shares some of the super-sized mining equipment DNA. Big Bud began its successful journey in 1977. Big Bud has a 16-cylinder Detroit Diesel 16V92T engine, that power the tractor to work 1.3 acres per minute at a speed up to 13 km/h. Now, this farm tractor is displayed at the Heartland Museum in Iowa, USA.
Big Roy Versatile 1080
The Big Roy tractor was presented to the public the same year as Big Bud. This massive machine of 9 meters long, 7 meters wide and 3.3 meters high was built in Winnipeg, Canada. This big boy has a 600 HP V-12 19L Cummins engine and employs 6-speed manual transmission to all four axles. The manufacturer suggested that Big Roy was aimed to operate on large farms in Australia, however, it never left Canada. Now the tractor is on display at the Manitoba Agricultural Museum, Canada.
AGCO Challenger MT975B
The Challenger runs the heaviest agricultural works in Europe, however, was built by an AGCO corporation in the US. The tractor measures 7.3 meters long by 4.8 meters wide and a bit over 3.6 meters tall. The tractor is powered by a 570 horsepower 18.1L Caterpillar diesel engine. The MT975B is undoubtedly perfectly sized machine for its weight.
Case IH Steiger Quadtrac 620
Launched in 2013 in North Dakota, USA, the Quadtrac 620 measures a respectable 7.6 meters in length and 4 meters in height. This giant is known as most powerful yet fuel efficient tractor. It is powered by of 682 horsepower 12.9-L Case IH FPT two-stage turbocharged diesel engine. One of the Quadrtrac main features that it can be steered under load in any working situation and offer optimum performance even in damp or difficult ground conditions.
Upton HT14/350 2WD
The HT14/350 was built in Corowa, NSW, Australia in 1978 by Upton. Less powerful than Quadric 620, the Upton HT14/350 2WD agricultural tractor is one the most powerful 2WD agricultural tractor that Australia ever built. It was powered by 350 horsepower Cummins NTC-350 turbocharged engine. Tractor production ceased in 1980.
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