Massey Ferguson tractor

New Massey Ferguson technology in 8700 series high-horsepower tractors

Massey Ferguson, a brand of the AGCO Corporation, introduces a new control terminal and more advanced technology to its 8700 Series high-horsepower tractors.

The advancements in technology include Massey Ferguson’s new Datatronic 5 terminal, AGCO’s common electronic architecture, and a full integration of on-board precision technologies.

This combination provides producers with the tools and flexibility to improve the accuracy and efficiency of crop production practices.  

AGCO says the advancements available in Massey Ferguson 8700 Series high-horsepower tractors are a comprehensive offering designed to fit the needs of all operations.

The Datatronic 5 Control Center Display (CCD) terminal is fast, straightforward, and easy to use with a convenient approach to machine and implement control. It includes an easy-to-read 9-inch touch-screen terminal with a simplified menu and enhanced, flexible navigation solutions.

Easy-to-recognize icons help the user control the tractor, implement, and on-board technology.

The Datatronic 5 is equipped with 4GB of memory and 1GB of RAM. It also provides video input for one camera, four CAN inputs, a USB input, Ethernet port, and is Bluetooth capable.

Other enhancements include LED work lights, additional direct rear linkage controls, an in-cab toolbox, reduced noise from the front wiper, rear window wash, lighting for the entry steps, and a lockable cap on the DEF tank.

The Series includes five models rated from 240 to 340 horsepower to provide responsive power with lower fuel consumption.

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