TWO new models have been added to the MF 8S range of tractors, pushing the range's power over the 300hp benchmark for the first time.

Enhancing the existing four model range will be the new MF 8S.285 and MF 8S.305 at 285hp and 305hp, respectively.

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In the 270hp to 305hp bracket Massey Ferguson now offers a choice of 7.4-litre engine power in the 3.05m wheelbase MF 8S, or an 8.4-litre engine in a 3.10m wheelbase on the MF 8700S, all with the option of the Dyna-VT transmission.

At 305hp, the MF 8S.305 is the new range flagship, which comes equipped with the Dyna-VT transmission and MF’s ‘Exclusive’ specification as standard.

Max power of 305hp is available at 1850rpm all the time, without Engine Power Management (EPM). Thanks to a unique, flat torque curve, its maximum torque of 1280Nm is delivered at engine speeds between 1000rpm and 1500rpm.

‘Exclusive’ specification provides productivity and comfort enhancing features including Datatronic 5 and MF vDisplay terminals, active cab suspension, automatic air-suspended seat with dual motion Dynamic Damping System, Multifunction armrest and Multipad controls, four electric spool valves and 16 LED working lights.

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The Massey Ferguson Dyna-VT continuously variable transmission (CVT) is standard on the MF 8S.305 and an option on all other models.

The Super Eco version of Dyna-VT delivers high efficiency, enabling the tractor to achieve a top speed of 40km/h at just 1450rpm.

All MF 8S Dyna-VT tractors also come equipped, as standard, with ‘Exclusive’ specification package and a larger fuel tank, offering higher capacity on the top model for long working days.

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