Farm Vehicles http://farmindustrynews.com/taxonomy/term/6341/more en The Great Cell Phone Brush-Off http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/great-cell-phone-brush <div class="node-body blog-body">Team FIN farmer Jeff Ryan gets put to the test on his brush hauling skills for two separate jobs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-industry-news-blog">Farm Industry News Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/great-cell-phone-brush" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/great-cell-phone-brush#comments Trucks/pickups Transport Farm Industry News Blog Fri, 26 Jun 2015 21:04:00 +0000 79461 at http://farmindustrynews.com Yamaha unveils 2016 ATVs http://farmindustrynews.com/atvuv/yamaha-unveils-2016-atvs <div class="node-body video-body"><p>Yamaha takes the wraps off its 2016 ATVs with the introduction of the new Grizzly and Kodiak 700. The Grizzly has a number of new features including 26-inch Maxxis tires, 6 percent more power, 9 percent more torque, and beefier racks for increased carring capacity. MSRP on the Grizzly EPS SE is $10,299. The new Kodiak 700 featues increased durability and a compact, nimble chassis, along with increased storae. MSRP for the Kodiak 700 is $6,999. Watch the video for additional new features. Visit <a href="http://yamaha-motor.com" target="_blank">yamaha-motor.com</a> for more information.</p></div> <div class="field-byline"> Source: Yamaha </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/atvuv/yamaha-unveils-2016-atvs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/atvuv/yamaha-unveils-2016-atvs#comments ATV/UV ATV Tue, 23 Jun 2015 16:07:00 +0000 79431 at http://farmindustrynews.com Ramping up pickup truck choices http://farmindustrynews.com/truckspickups/ramping-pickup-truck-choices <div class="node-body gallery-body">Chevrolet turns up the heat on the many ways you can get a Silverado, with specialized versions in both light-duty and heavy duty models. The added choices are packages targeted at a range of buyers, from those who like a racier look, to value buyers seeking a specific price point.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/truckspickups/ramping-pickup-truck-choices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/truckspickups/ramping-pickup-truck-choices#comments Trucks/pickups Companies Thu, 04 Jun 2015 10:29:00 +0000 79121 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>The Chevrolet pickup line - both light-duty and heavy-duty lineups - offer a lot of options. The company is upping the ante with special packages for buyers that offer hotter looks, body matching livery and more. The Rally version shown here has dramatic striping, and a host of standard features.</p> Thinking autonomous in a new way http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/thinking-autonomous-new-way <div class="node-body blog-body">Freightliner is the first to license a self-driving commercial truck to operate on a public highway...it still requires a driver in the cab, but on-board systems enhance efficiency, safety and control. The truck pulls together a range of technologies to provide precise control of the machine, even in traffic.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-industry-news-blog">Farm Industry News Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/thinking-autonomous-new-way" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/thinking-autonomous-new-way#comments Trucks/pickups Companies Farm Industry News Blog Mon, 11 May 2015 11:39:00 +0000 78811 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>The new Freightliner Innovation concept truck offers autonomous operation, offering enhanced safety and efficiency on the road. While not commercial, the truck does have a license to operate on public roads in Nevada.</p> Robots to drive Polaris Ranger at robotics competition http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-vehicles/robots-drive-polaris-ranger-robotics-competition <div class="field-byline"> Source: Polaris </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Polaris has announced that its limited edition DARPA Polaris Ranger XP 900 EPS and GEM electric vehicles will be used as part of the <a href="http://www.theroboticschallenge.org" target="_blank">DARPA Robotics Challenge (DRC)</a> Finals to be held June 5-6, at the Fairplex, in Pomona, Calif.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-vehicles/robots-drive-polaris-ranger-robotics-competition" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-vehicles/robots-drive-polaris-ranger-robotics-competition#comments Farm Vehicles Transport Tue, 05 May 2015 15:15:00 +0000 78241 at http://farmindustrynews.com Photo: Polaris Pickup maker aims to create a new class http://farmindustrynews.com/truckspickups/pickup-maker-aims-create-new-class <div class="node-body gallery-body">You've heard of the half-ton pickup and the heavy duty pickup, now Nissan is aiming somewhere in the middle with the XD.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/truckspickups/pickup-maker-aims-create-new-class" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/truckspickups/pickup-maker-aims-create-new-class#comments Trucks/pickups Companies Thu, 19 Mar 2015 12:00:00 +0000 77531 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Nissan is kicking off the second-generation Titan pickup with the Titan XD Crew Cab lineup first. They feature a new Cummins diesel for power.</p> 8 new utility vehicles http://farmindustrynews.com/atvuv/8-new-utility-vehicles <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>The utility vehicle companies have been busy lately, with many launching brand new models for 2015 and some providing upgrades to existing machines. Throughout 2014, Farm Industry News test-drove a number of these new vehicles that range in function from recreational to utility, or even both. And we found another new group of vehicles at National Farm Machinery Show earlier this month, too.</p> <p>Browse through the new models available this year, and you&rsquo;ll notice the diversity in offerings that can be tailored to just what your needs are on your farm.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/atvuv/8-new-utility-vehicles" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/atvuv/8-new-utility-vehicles#comments ATV/UV Utility Vehicles Thu, 26 Feb 2015 21:47:00 +0000 76921 at http://farmindustrynews.com What you need to know about next-gen engine oil http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-vehicles/what-you-need-know-about-next-gen-engine-oil <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Diesel engine oil is going to change dramatically in the next year few years, which will affect the buying options of anyone driving a diesel-powered pickup truck or operating equipment that uses diesel fuel.</p></div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-vehicles/what-you-need-know-about-next-gen-engine-oil" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-vehicles/what-you-need-know-about-next-gen-engine-oil#comments Farm Vehicles Diesel Wed, 18 Feb 2015 16:12:00 +0000 76601 at http://farmindustrynews.com Testing out the Polaris Ace on the farm http://farmindustrynews.com/atvuv/testing-out-polaris-ace-farm <div class="node-body gallery-body">Team Fin takes the new Polaris Sportsman Ace 570 SP for a few spins around the farm to rate it on a scale of 1 to 5 based on how it performed.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/atvuv/testing-out-polaris-ace-farm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/atvuv/testing-out-polaris-ace-farm#comments ATV/UV ATV Thu, 05 Feb 2015 22:27:00 +0000 76271 at http://farmindustrynews.com An odd thought about ethanol http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/odd-thought-about-ethanol <div class="node-body blog-body">At least in one aspect, the renewable fuel should have quelled the debunkers. The cars and pickups you drive are running longer than ever.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-industry-news-blog">Farm Industry News Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/odd-thought-about-ethanol" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/odd-thought-about-ethanol#comments Farm Vehicles Renewable Farm Industry News Blog Mon, 02 Feb 2015 14:13:00 +0000 76141 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Visitors to the Detroit Auto Show - also known as the North America International Auto Show - saw a lot of new &#39;iron&#39; including 45 vehicle introductions. None will have trouble burning gasoline blended with ethanol. (Photo by&nbsp;<span>Bill Pugliano/Getty Images News)</span></p>