classic tractor

  • British National Ploughing Championships

    British National Ploughing Championships

    Chris Graham on 24th September 2021

    The countdown has started for this year’s British National Ploughing Championships & Country Festival, to be held on October 9th-10th.

  • 1962 Fordson Dexta tractor

    1962 Fordson Dexta tractor

    Chris Graham on 14th September 2021

    Willie Carson tells the tale of a much-loved, 1962 Fordson Dexta tractor which is enjoying a relaxed life on the family farm in Northern Ireland.

  • Ferguson-Brown record-breaker!

    Ferguson-Brown record-breaker!

    Chris Graham on 26th August 2021

    Peter Love reports on an HJ Pugh & Co auction that saw plenty of interesting tractors sold and a Ferguson-Brown record-breaker.

  • 1977 Claas Mercator 60 combine

    1977 Claas Mercator 60 combine

    Chris Graham on 10th August 2021

    Joseph Lewis enjoys a hands-on encounter with a 1977 Claas Mercator 60 combine that was purchased in East Devon.

  • Muir-Hill tractor buying

    Muir-Hill tractor buying

    Chris Graham on 9th August 2021

    While a Muir-Hill tractor may not have the following enjoyed by similar County and Roadless models, it still offers an attractive alternative.

  • The Fordson Major story

    The Fordson Major story

    Chris Graham on 4th August 2021

    Jonathan Whitlam tells the fascinating Fordson Major story in this, the 70th anniversary year of this influential tractor range from Ford.

  • Buying a cheap, classic tractor

    Buying a cheap, classic tractor

    Chris Graham on 29th July 2021

    Scott Lambert considers the potential pitfalls of buying a cheap, classic tractor, and the costs involved in bringing it up to scratch. 

  • Cheffins’ Bill Wood sale

    Cheffins’ Bill Wood sale

    Chris Graham on 18th July 2021

    Here's a brief report on some of the most interesting tractors and items of equipment that sold at Cheffins' Bill Wood sale.

  • John Deere two-cylinder Model B

    John Deere two-cylinder Model B

    Chris Graham on 30th June 2021

    Tony Hoyland spotlights one of the most successful lines of tractors to come out of the John Deere stable; the two-cylinder Model B

  • Rare Newman WD2 trike restoration

    Rare Newman WD2 trike restoration

    Chris Graham on 15th May 2021

    Restoring this rare Newman WD2 trike wasn’t easy for Derek Hiscock, but was certainly well worth all the effort, as Peter Henshaw discovers.

  • International B-250 tractor restored

    International B-250 tractor restored

    Chris Graham on 10th May 2021

    Persistence pays off in the restoration of this International B-250 tractor, which was washed-up at the scrapyard, as Jo Roberts explains.

  • New Performance Super Dexta

    New Performance Super Dexta

    Chris Graham on 4th May 2021

    Chris Graham spotlights the last Fordson to be built at Ford's Dagenham factory, the New Performance Super Dexta.

  • The wartime Willys Jeep

    The wartime Willys Jeep

    Chris Graham on 26th April 2021

    Nowadays, 4x4 vehicles are commonplace on most farms but, as Jo Roberts explains, it was the wartime Willys Jeep that blazed the trail.

  • 1947 Fordson E27N tractor

    1947 Fordson E27N tractor

    Chris Graham on 25th April 2021

    Andrew Naughton brought his 1947 Fordson E27N tractor back to life, by finishing a restoration that had been started 41 years ago!