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Escorts showcases European 4X4 Farmtrac Heritage Series at Agrotech

Chandigarh, November 22, 2014: Escorts Ltd, the leading tractor manufacturer redefining farm mechanization with path breaking technology innovations, today showcased the European version of its world-class new Farmtrac 6050 4x4, a part of Heritage tractor series which offers safe haulage operations even in extreme conditions with extra power, style and comfort.

Having a successful foray at Agritechnica, the world’s biggest exhibition for agricultural machinery and equipment, at Hanover, Germany, Escorts Farmtrac Heritage Series is set to overwhelm progressive farmers of Punjab with its outstanding features and performance. The Heritage Series of tractor is crafted in collaboration with Escorts’ subsidiary in Poland. With the European Certification for this Farmtrac 6050 4x4 Heritage series maturing to an advanced stage, brand Escorts is up for a global show on sound keel. Escorts has already received massive trade enquires in Europe and the company is eyeing the same from market in Punjab.

Showcasing the Farmtrac 6050 4x4 tractor in its non-cabin version at the Agrotech in Chandigarh, Escorts has brought the 4x4 technology of high end cars to tractors for Indian farmers. Championing traction over brute power and riding high on fine-tuned drawbar horse power, Farmtrac 6050 4x4 is a futuristic technological marvel that comes with improved productivity and safety. Delivering extra traction with better economics, this tractor is most suitable for all kind of agri & commercial haulage & multiple hard soil farm application.

Handing over the keys of Farmtrac 6050 4x4 tractors to the proud Punjab farmers at the ongoing Agrotech 2014 exhibition in Chandigarh, S. Sridhar, Chief Executive Officer, Escorts Agri Machinery, said “Escorts believes that Indian farmers deserve the world’s best farm mechanization solutions and the 4x4 technology is a part of that. Developed world has 4x4 tractors ruling 80% of the market and we do not find any reason why should India be any different. I am very happy today to hand over keys of Escorts’ Farmtrac 6050 4x4 Heritage tractors to our customers.”

He added further saying, “Punjab farmers have always shown the way by being early adopters of innovative technologies. With trend setting consumption and higher per capita income, Punjab has always shown inclination for higher HP machines. Punjab farmers are our partners in Escorts mission to transform the tractor landscape of India. I am sure, our latest Farmtrac 6050 4x4 tractor will win hands down here.”

About Escorts Group

The ESCORTS GROUP is among India's leading engineering conglomerates operating in high growth sectors of Agri Machinery, Material Handling & Construction Equipment, Railway Equipment and Auto Components. The Group has earned the trust of over 5 Million customers by way of product and process innovations over six decades of its existence. Escorts endeavors to transform lives in rural and urban India by leading the revolution in agriculture mechanization, modernization of automotive & railway technology and transformation of Indian construction