Escorts Ltd launched India’s first electric and hydrostatic concept tractor and an expanded global portfolio of tractors for the export and domestic market in 22 HP to 90 HP range under the brands Farmtrac and Powertrac, compliant with tier 4 emission norms of Europe and America amidst 43 international distributors.
This includes the flagship New Escorts Tractor Series (NETS) with higher horse power (70-90 HP), compact tractors in 22-30 HP range, crossover tractors for both paddy and haulage applications, tractors with cabin options for driving comfort, along with tier 4-compliant CRDi engines which will cater to customer demands from the US, Europe, Latin America, Africa and ASEAN countries apart from new generation farmers in India.
Speaking on the occasion, Rajan Nanda, Chairman, Escorts Ltd, said, “Escorts is on a transformational journey of developing products for global markets and offer products of quality with specifications that would be competitive and attractive to buyers. Today’s product showcase is a preview of the technical and qualitative development keeping the dynamics and demand of today’s progressive farmers. We are spreading our operations to reach countries globally and will develop products mapped to the requirements of the customers and market.”
Nikhil Nanda, Managing Director, Escorts Ltd, said, “Escorts is extremely proud to launch electric tractor concept, displaying our frugal engineering to offer India’s best to the world. Continuing with our massive transformative purpose of contributing to global food requirement, we will enable farmers globally to produce more with mechanised farming products and solutions. The NETS launched today will create all together a new user experience in comfort and precision farming globally.”