Fuel Efficiency Considerations When Choosing a Tractor

Kubota Tractors are one of our top selling pieces of agricultural equipment at Douglas Lake Equipment, and as the leading New & Used Agricultural Equipment provider in BC and Alberta, we pride ourselves in delivering equipment that will not only get the job done right, but also allow our customers to choose between benefits and features.

Considering the Fixed Expenses of a Tractor

Fixed expenses in the agricultural community are an important factor, as these costs need to be taken into consideration each time machinery is run in order to gauge each operational season.

Helping our customers understand their fixed expenses allows them to feel confident in their leasing or purchase options, and we’re here to do exactly that.

Whether choosing the Kubota M7 Deluxe Utility Tractor Series, which includes…

128 – 168 HP Tier 4 Final engine, tackling commercial livestock, row-crop production and more. Enjoy high levels of speed control with a 24-Speed Powershift transmission and optional creeper.

Or the economical Kubota L60 Deluxe Utility Tractor Series, which includes…

Spaciousness and power far beyond expectation, offering a new ergonomic design, available Grand Cab and powerful Kubota diesel engines.”

A new tractor will use less fuel to get the job done, as well as offer you modern efficiencies to monitor your farming operations in ways we’d love to introduce you to. We understand that it is a decision intended to benefit your farms efficiency, your fuel consumption – and your overall profit vs. expenditures.

Considerations Before Buying a New Tractor

  • Conduct a needs analysis while analyzing your existing fleet of tractors and trailers
  • Identify qualifying information
  • Understand your goal power range
  • Fuel consumption at rated engine speed, fuel consumption at rated power
  • Make a preliminary evaluation of potential suppliers including key factors such as…
  1. Location and services offered
  2. After-sales support with respect to energy-efficient tractor set-up and general maintenance
  3. Referrals from local farmers

If you are looking for a tractor that will maximize your fuel efficiency, Douglas Lake Equipment would love to introduce you to Kubota’s newest models, and help you maximize your farms productivity throughout BC and Alberta this harvest season!

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