Mahindra & Mahindra has launched the new Swaraj 963 FE Tractor range at a sticker price of Rs. 7.40 Lakhs (Ex-showroom Mohali) in the country. The tractor is based on an all new platform in the high power category, ranging from 60 HP to 75 HP tractors. Tractors based on this platform will be introduced over a period of time, beginning with the launch of the Swaraj 963FE. The Swaraj 963FE will be available in Punjab, AP, Telangana, Tamil Nadu and Chhattisgarh to begin with and will be rolled out pan India by the end of 2018 in a phased manner across Swaraj’s wide network of 875 dealers.
The Swaraj 963 FE has been designed indigenously by Swaraj’s in-house R&D team and is its flagship product in this category. The Swaraj 963 FE is best suited for a wide range of applications starting from land preparation to post harvest operations. It is highly compatible with Rotary Tillers, MB plough, TMCH, Potato Planter, Dozers, Balers, Banana Mulchers, etc. The Swaraj 963 FE will be available in both 2 wheel and 4 wheel drive options. It carries features like 540 PTO, 540 Economic PTO and multi speed forward with reverse PTO, Easy Hitch, Tractor Forward and reverse within single range. The tractor is equipped with best in class 2,200 kg lifting capacity and industry best 400 hours service interval.
The Swaraj 963 FE is powered by a naturally aspirated (Non Turbo) engine with 60hp of top power. The engine delivers 15 percent extra torque than other tractors in the same category, while mated to an advanced transmission offering a 12F x 2R gear box. It has a creep speed of 0.5kmph and top speed of 31.5kmph. The tractor comes with a big platform, ergonomic seating, suspended pedals and side shift gear levers. In addition, it boasts of well-designed instrument cluster and a single piece bonnet alongwith service reminder feature and multi reflector lights. As far as safety is concerned, it gets a a starting safety switch, Casted front axle bracket and a Differential lock.