Less than 50 bids were placed on the tractor before it sold
Farms.com Auction Report
By Farms.com Media
A 2015 Versatile tractor from California was the top selling item during a Dec. 13 BigIron auction.
The 2015 Versatile 550 DT tracked tractor from El Centro sold for US$165,250 (CAD$212,596) to a buyer from Texas after 45 bids.
Specs: 2,122 hours, 550 hp, Delta Track, with Creeper, Reversible Fan Drive, Deluxe Cab Package, AM/FM/CD/WB XM Radio, Radar Sensor, 6 Remote Outlets, Tow Package, 36" Tracks.
A 2011 John Deere 8245R MFWD tractor from Bridgeport, Nebraska sold for US$127,000 (CAD$163,324) to a buyer from the same state after 213 bids.
Specs: 1,176 hours, 245 hp, 9.0L 6 Cylinder Diesel Engine, John Deere IVT Transmission, ILS Suspension, Large 1000 PTO, 3 Pt Quick Hitch, 4 Hydraulic Pairs, Rear 3 Pt Hydraulic Control, LED Lighting, John Deere Starfire GS3 Ready, Command View Cab, Heat/AC, Radio, Buddy Seat, 420/90R30 Front Tires, 480/80R46 Rear Tires (Duals).
A 2009 John Deere 8330 MFWD tractor from Mitchell, Nebraska sold for US$113,251 (CAD$145,667) to a buyer from Texas after 167 bids.
Specs: 4,431 hours, IVT Transmission, Deluxe Cab, Active Seat, ILS Front End, Field Vision, Cat. 4 Draw bar, StarFire Itc GPS System, Tires: 480/80 R50 Rear Duals, 380/80 R38 Front Duals.
A 2012 Case IH Magnum 290 Dual MFWD tractor from Edison, Nebraska sold for US$105,751 (CAD$135,974) to a buyer from the same state after 323 bids.
Specs: 1,297 hours, 284 hp, FPT Turbo Charge 6 Cylinder 8.7L, Diesel, Water Cooled, Power Shift Transmission, Differential Lock, 540 PTO, Large 1000 PTO, Small 1000 PTO, Heater, AC, Radio, 380/85F54 Front Tires, 480/80R46 Rear Tires, Duals, 2 Wheel Steering, 3 Point Hitch, GPS, Guidance Ready, Block Heater, 4 Auxiliary Hydraulics, Fenders, Single Doors, 27400 Weight, MFWD, All 3 PTO Options.
A 2006 John Deere 8130 MFWD tractor from Mitchell, Nebraska sold for US$90,250 (CAD$115,935) to a buyer from the same state after 185 bids.
Specs: 5,876 hours, Power Shift Transmission, 4 SCV's, Star Fire 3000 GPS System, Deluxe Cab, Active Seat, 540/1000 PTO, Power Mirrors, Tires: 420/80R-46 Dual Rears, 14.9-30 Fronts.