Lucknow: Tractor manufacturer Escorts Ltd Tuesday announced the launch of two new models -- Farmtrac 6060 and Farmtrac 6065 -- for "progressive new-age farmers".
"Available in 60 HP and 65 HP, these tractors are designed to cater to the progressive new-age farmer, who is smart, educated, has an entrepreneurial bent of mind and has adopted farming as business of their choice," the company's Chief operating officer Shailendra Agarwal told reporters.
He said loading capacity of these tractors is 50-60 percent higher than other tractors.
Agarwal added that the use of these tractors give 60-70 percent higher income and also save 40-50 percent fuel.
Developed on the formula of 'bigger tractor bigger work', these tractors were first of their type in the country, he said.
First Published: Tuesday, May 29, 2012, 18:02