16/12/2010 Top technical magazine features TerraGator 8333
The new Challenger TerraGator applicator is the subject of an in-depth 5-page article in the November edition of Industrial Vehicle Technology (IVT) magazine.
“New engine, new transmission, and new front and rear axles have been mounted on a ore advanced chassis to create a specialist applications vehicle that promises more productive and economical performance,” says the report.
The article features an interview with Challenger’s Adrie Kunst, Managing and Technical Director at AGCO Netherlands BV who explains how tapping into the considerable resources of parent company AGCO meant that Challenger could design a more advanced machine that meets the latest emission rules, tackles rising fuel costs and is easier to drive and more productive for contract operators.
Looking in detail at every aspect of the machine, IVT concludes that the TG8333 is ‘a whole lot of technology for efficiently dealing with one of farming’s most basic commodities.
To view the entire article, go to http://www.ivtinternational.com/latest_issue.php