November 04, 2010
Highlights: Dry weight 2,649 lbs.; 8.1-in. ground clearance; 7.9-gal. fuel capacity; 1,102-lb. cargo bed carrying capacity/1,631-lb. payload capacity; 1,300-lb. towing capacity; MSRP '“ $17,749
1,123cc, water-cooled, OHV, 3-cylinder, 4-cycle, Kubota diesel engine
Variable hydro transmission w/Hi-Med-Lo range forward, neutral, reverse
Rear 2WD or 4WD selection, differential lock is foot operated w/mechanical holder
Front Suspension: Independent MacPherson strut; Rear Suspension: Semi-independent, DeDion axle w/leaf springs and shock absorbers
Front and rear wet disc brakes; Premium Grand Cab with features like air conditioning, heat, soft bench seat w/headrests, under-seat storage area, curved glass on front and sides; extra-large cargo bed w/hydraulic lift; 25 mph maximum speed
Thoughts: A real workhorse with a luxurious cab to protect you from the elements.
(Kubota Tractor Corporation, 310/370-3370, www.kubota.com).