The Versatile four-wheel drive is designed to enhance the profitability of large scale farming operations while upholding the Versatile cornerstones of reliability, durability and ease of service and maintenance.
The new iT4 Cummins QSX engines give the new Versatile 4WD an impressive 13% power bulge at 2100 RPM. The new engines are also capable of achieving up to a 60% torque rise, an increase of 25% over previous generations.
Cummins QSX11.9 - A Cummins QSX11.9 engine powers the 350, 375, 400 models. The 11.9L in-line six-cylinder turbocharged engine delivers superior performance using advanced combustion technology. Single fuel technology means less maintenance yet meets stringent emissions standards.
Cummins QSX15 - The high horsepower range of Versatile 4WD tractors features a QSX15 engine that provides excellent power and torque. The high displacement six-cylinder engine which uses EGR/DPF emissions technology offers higher torque rise ensuring it is never short on power and always up to task.
The mechanical 12 x 4 transmission features four synchronized sequential smooth-shifting gears in each of its three ranges. These gears have closely matched speed increments in the critical band from 3-8 mph (5-13 km/hr) to provide flexibility for every farming application.
The entire line of Versatile four-wheel drive tractors now feature 16 x 4 CAT® powershift transmissions. The 350, 375, and 400 models use the TA19. The Versatile 500 and 550 feature the TA22. The model 450 is available with a choice of either the TA19 and the TA22.
The smooth shifting dependable CAT® transmissions offer 25 mph (40 km/hr) road speeds and a large selection of working range gears for every application. Both transmissions are programmable for auto-shifting and speed matching.