Solis will increase output with new 90hp Shuttle XL tractor

Indian compact tractor model Solis has entered new territory with its largest UK-bound tractor but – the 90 Shuttle XL.

Because the identify suggests, its four-cylinder, 4.1-litre turbocharged engine is rated to 90hp, and torque peaks at 375Nm.

The block is constructed in-house by Solis father or mother firm ITL – albeit with some Yanmar affect given the Japanese engine maker has a 30% stake within the firm – and meets Stage 5 emissions limits with the fitment of a diesel oxidation catalyst, particulate filter and AdBlue system.

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Energy runs by way of a 12-speed Synchro Shuttle gearbox as commonplace, providing a prime velocity of 35kph.

Nevertheless, patrons can spec a Tremendous Creeper model that ups the ratio depend to twenty and prime velocity to 40kph.

Working credentials embody 540 and 540eco pto speeds, 65-litre/min hydraulics, a Cat 2 rear linkage rated to 3t, and a pair of rear spools.

A joystick to work them is elective, as is a cab as a substitute for the roll-over safety body.

Hydraulic brakes, air-con and a greater seat are additionally accessible from the improve listing.

Numerous radial tyres are on supply, the most important of that are 420/65 R24 and 540/65 R34s.

Solis 90 Shuttle XL

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Electrical mannequin joins the fray

Solis, like a number of different compact tractor producers, has additionally developed an all-electric mannequin.

Dubbed the 26 Electrical, it’s designed for smallholders with a method of on-site electrical energy era.

It’s rated to simply below 18kW (24hp), carries a 330Ah battery to gas the 72V electrical system, and drives all 4 wheels by way of a two-range hydrostatic transmission. High velocity is 22kph.

Different options of observe are its 22kph prime velocity, 540 rear pto, Cat 1 three-point linkage rated to 800kg, and a 25-litre/min hydraulic system.