Swaraj Tractors, part of the
Mahindra Group, launched an all new tractor 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 across Swaraj’s wide network
of 875 dealers, at a starting price of Rs. 7.40 lakh ex showroom Mohali.
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, catering to the diverse requirements of its
wide farmer base.
The Swaraj 963 FE 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.
About the Swaraj 963 FE
• Unique features: 540 PTO, 540 Economic PTO and multi speed forward
with reverse PTO, Easy Hitch, Tractor Forward and reverse within single range
(Single Lever Operation especially for TMCH).
Performance: The Swaraj 963 FE runs on a powerful 60HP engine that delivers
15% extra torque than other tractors in the same category. It delivers required
power and speed for various applications and soil conditions. This tractor also
comes with industry best 400 hours service interval, thus reducing the cost of
ownership and allowing more time for operations by lowering visits to service
stations. A bigger radiator ensures enhanced engine cooling that allows farmers
to work longer hours without running the engine hot.
It is equipped with best in class 2,200 kg
lifting capacity, powerful naturally aspirated (Non Turbo) engine with bigger
radiator for efficient cooling. Creep speed of 0.5 km/hour makes it suitable
for applications such as banana mulching and onion transplantation.
• Higher Productivity: Swaraj 963 FE’s advanced transmission offers a
12F x 2R gear box, offering a wide range of gear selection from 0.5 km/ hr to
31.5 km/ hr which makes it suitable for all kinds of applications, ensuring
This tractor also possesses
high lift capacity hydraulic systems making it suitable for various ploughing
and sowing operations. The higher capacity hydraulic pump allows quick lifting
and the tractor boasts of best-in-class lifting capacity of 2200 Kg.
•Technology: It comes with independent PTO Clutch with bigger size
(12 inch), Synchromesh Transmission, 3 Range Speed options (offering 12F and
2R), Precision Hydraulic with higher Pump Flow for faster lifting.
•Comfort & Ergonomics: The Swaraj 963 FE is designed to set new
benchmarks in style, operator comfort and convenience. It has a single lever
operation that makes the harvesting application highly convenient and easy to
execute. The tractor comes with a big platform, ergonomic seating, suspended
pedals and side shift gear levers that ensures a fatigue free driving
experience for long hours in the field. The tractor is high on the style
quotient as well with its well-designed instrument cluster and a single piece
bonnet with a streamlined look.
•Aesthetics: Better aesthetics and visibility, stylish new look
(single piece bonnet), new digital dashboard with service reminder feature and
multi reflector lights
• Cost of Ownership: 400 hours service interval for reduced cost of
• Safety: Safety is an
integral aspect of the 963 FE which is demonstrated through a starting safety
switch, Casted front axle bracket and a Differential lock. The starting safety
switch ensures that the tractor can be operated only when the transmission is
disengaged with the engine. The front axle bracket allows for better stability
of haulage and ease of linking external attachments.
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