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First company to get Budni Certification in India for Electric Tractor

  • 21-30 HP category
  • Sustainable and green agriculture
  • First company to get Budni Certification in India.

Faridabad, January 19th, 2021: Escorts Ltd, India’s leading engineering conglomerate, Agri machinery Division (EAM) on January 18, 2021 got certification from Central Farm Machinery Training and Testing Institute, Budni for its Electric Tractor with the description “ESCORTS LIMITED, Farmtrac (26E) AGRICULTURE TRACTOR manufactured by M/s. Escorts Limited” that the same complies with the provision of Central Motor Vehicles rules, 1989.

Three years ago, in 2017, we had showcased futuristic and eco-friendly electric tractor concept in variants of Mechanical & Hydrostatic power transmission platform for sustainable and green agriculture. We started export of these tractors in 2019 and now with this certification, will be launching in domestic market too. The launch and other details will be shared soon.

Escorts limited is the first and the only company to receive the CMVR certificate (Central Motors vehicles rules,1989) in India for the Electric Tractor.

About Escorts Limited:

Escorts Ltd is one of India's leading engineering conglomerates with over six decades of experience. It has helped accelerate India’s socio-economic development through its presence across the high growth sectors of Agri-machinery, construction & material handling equipment and railway equipment. The company has diversified business in to three different segments. Escorts Agri Machinery (EAM), Escorts Construction Equipment (ECE) & Railway Equipment Division (RED).

The company is committed to excellence in engineering, innovation in products, development of market-relevant technologies and the highest of cost efficiencies to create value for its customers and shareholders.