Aug 28, 2014
Home| Tools| Events| Blogs| Discussions| Sign UpLogin

Tractor with Electric Wheel Drives

November 15, 2011
By: Margy Eckelkamp, Director of Content Development, Machinery Pete

Rigitrac of Switzerland worked with Germany-based EAAT and TU Dresden to develop a tractor with electric power.

The Rigitrac EWD has individual electric wheel drives that can be used to steer each wheel individually. The torque is built up to improve traction, specifically useful in hillside applications. A power output totally 80 kW can be delivered to external implements.

See Comments

Log In or Sign Up to comment


No comments have been posted



Receive the latest news, information and commentary customized for you. Sign up to receive Beef Today's Cattle Drive today!. Interested in the latest prices for cattle in your area? See highlights of the latest for-sale cattle in the Cattle-Exchange eNewsletter.

The Home Page of Agriculture
© 2014 Farm Journal, Inc. All Rights Reserved|Web site design and development by|Site Map|Privacy Policy|Terms & Conditions