AGCO Corporation has unveiled its new Fendt 500 Vario tractor which features high performance and compact design in the 110-150 horsepower range.
The company says the Fendt 500 Vario tractor is designed to meet the needs of operators who increasingly demand more with less. The tractor is versatile enough for a wide range of applications work, from light chores to fieldwork.
The Fendt 500 Vario comes fully equipped with the Varioterminal where all functions are united together in one terminal for both tractor and implement controls, eliminating the need for additional monitors.
The terminal is fully ISOBUS-certified by the Agricultural Electronics Foundation and available in 7-inch and 10.4-inch screen sizes.
Among the ‘intelligent features’ include: VarioGuide automatic steering system, camera function, VarioDoc documentation system, SectionControl, and VariotronicTI.
The VarioGuide automatic steering system allows for precise driving even in conditions of poor visibility and makes it is possible to work longer periods of time in the tractor, day or night.
Variotronic allows operators to activate automated operating sequences with just a touch of a button while working in the headlands or making passes in the field. In addition, the VarioDoc documentation system features wireless transfer of all task data quickly and securely.
The Fendt 500 is among AGCO's top of the line high-end technology machines, powered by AGCO's Fuse precision agriculture products and services.
The single, undivided curved front windshield of the Fendt VisioPlus cab curves up into the roof and offers nearly triple the upward angle of sight. With nearly 65 square feet of glass in total, the cab provides an unobstructed view of the front wheels, plus 320 degrees of horizontal visibility that encompasses the tires, crop and front- and rear-attached implements.