On 15th Nov. 2023, VST Tillers Tractors Ltd. showcased 3 brand-new tractors at the Agritechnica 2023 in Hannover, Germany. Along with this, the company displayed its own electric tractor. VST has demonstrated its technological advancement by showcasing these cutting-edge machines under the branding of FIELDTRAC. At Agritechnica, which was a 7-day long exhibition that started on 12th Nov. 2023, the brand presented 3 power-packed tractors: the 929 EV, the 932 DI with Stage V engine, and the Vst 929 HST gearbox. At the same time, VST demonstrated its cutting-edge 24.5 HP Stage V engine.
Thorough Research Led To In-House EV Tractor
The 929 EV is the result of 3 years of intensive research and testing by the company's R&D team. Moreover, the leading American producers of farm equipment have already been using VST's EV solutions for their electric drive trains and other agricultural machinery.
To achieve the intended shift in farm mechanisation for sustainability and eco-friendly farming, VST aimed to continue releasing new products. In addition, the company unveiled 6 tractor models under Series 9 in August 2023, which is its most technologically advanced compact range. Along with this, the VST-ZETOR brand was manufactured in October 2023. Apart from this, new feature-rich, higher-horsepower tractors will soon be available in the Indian market. At the same time, the introduction of these cutting-edge models under the VST FIELDTRAC will transform farm mechanisation and take the VST brand on a global scale.
Antony Cherukara, CEO of VST Tillers Tractors Ltd, highlighted, "Agritechnica is of strategic importance for VST as we are showcasing our technical prowess and our feature-filled products to the world. As we are rapidly expanding our global footprint, the trade fair offers the perfect stage for us to showcase our products and meet prospective businesses."
Furthermore, he said, "VST wants to utilise this opportunity to spread awareness of the brand globally, understand the latest innovations and solutions for smart agriculture, and expand our business network with global companies as Agritechnica is expected to see participation from almost all leading international farm equipment brands from countries across the world. The unveiling of these technologically superior products is significant for us as we are planning to expand our footprint globally and looking to enter the US market soon."
VST FIELDTRAC 929 EV
At Agritechnica, VST unveiled the VST FIELDTRAC 929 EV, an electric tractor that was entirely developed in-house. The electric tractor has a motor that can produce up to 110 Nm of torque and is powered by a 25kWH battery. The feature-rich, eco-friendly VST 929 EV tractor is perfect for a variety of tasks and has dual-acting power steering, excellent ergonomics, and excellent styling. Apart from this, the tractor has an effective 1250 kg hydraulic lifting capacity.
FIELDTRAC 932 DI Stage V
The VST 932 DI Stage V Techno-Compact Tractor is the third tractor that VST presented at Agritechnica 2023. With a maximum torque of 109.4 Nm, its 3-cylinder engine with 32 HP provides exceptional power and torque within its class. Also, various attachments can be utilised with the VST 932 DI Stage V tractor to carry out several farming activities.
FIELDTRAC 929 HST with Loader
This VST tractor is designed for smaller landscaping operations for flexibility, ease of use, and improved steering control to guarantee greater comfort. Moreover, the powerful 4-cylinder Stage-V 1306 CC engine powers this HST gearbox tractor while producing 72.2 Nm of torque.
Agritechnica is the agricultural machinery trade show in the world, which is popular for showcasing innovations in farming. This event is organised in Hanover, where every agricultural machinery company with a global presence is represented. Moreover, Agritechnica presents the entire spectrum of agricultural machinery, from drones to autonomous equipment systems. Also, it presents tractors, combine harvesters, and crop protection sprayers with digital assistance systems. It offers the most extensive trade fair programme for crop production throughout the world.