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India’s first electric tractor – Farming Today

Escorts International, India’s fourth-largest tractor manufacturer, unveiled its first electric tractor in September 2017. Rated at 25hp, and offering six hours’ usage from a single charge, it will go into production in 2018.

Following its launch at Agritechnica, the biennial machinery show in Hannover, Germany, in November 2017, Agro Mavens arranged media interviews for Escorts’ managing director, Nikhil Nanda, during a visit to the UK.

Here’s a clip of Nikhil’s interview with Caz Graham, of Farming Today: