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Foton 6000 series (60hp) 4wd selectable


Meet the “new to the range” mid size tractor from Foton – the 6000 series. Available in both 60hp and 70hp, the 600 series is light in weight and heavy on performance. Small enough to tackle indoor work with ease and ideally suited to outdoor agricultural duties, the 6000 series meets the needs of the most challenging multi – task agricultural and municipal enterprises. Fitted with the National performance engine, reliability and longevity are at the heart of the 6000 series design process.

Standard Features

Direct Injection Diesel Engine

The National naturally aspirated engine, approved to ISO 9000, provides reliable and durable power through a 4 cylinder engine perfect for agricultural uses. High Power Take Off capability is matched by a long, trouble free engine life ensured by the use of the highest quality components throughout the engine unit from the deep skirted cylinder block, to the silicone carbide hones dry cylinder liners. Environmental friendliness is not compromised as the engine conforms to EC emissions legislation.

16 x 8 Lateral Shift Transmission with Creeper Box

The 16 Forward x 8 Reverse choice of high and low range and CREEPER BOX allow for a diverse gearing range making harsh terrains easily accessible and working with implements effortless.

Creeper Gear Box

Get the most out the Nationals engine’s immense torque when using implements and travelling across harsh terrain with the selectable Creeper Gear Box.

Selectable 4 Wheel Drive

4 Wheel / 2 Wheel Drive can be easily selectable by a conveniently located lever.

Twin Speed PTO (540/1000rpm)

The twin speed Power Take Off Drive allows the PTO to operate at 540 or 1000rpm to meet a diverse range of implement requirements.

Cat. 2 3 Point Linkage

With an adjustable 3 point linkage complete with multiple position stabilisers, the attachment of implements is made easier.

Power Steering

With dual rams and twin hydraulic pumps, steering with heavy loads and active implements is as effortless as driving unladen.

Twin Live Drive Clutch

With the twin position live drive clutch, both the drive and the PTO transmissions are quickly and easily selectable.

4 Hydraulic Spool Valves

The rear mounted spool valves allow the fitting of a choice forward and rear mounted implements and attachments.

Trailer Air Brake Operation

The easily accessible air brake connection allows the towing of air braked trailers.

Deluxe Cabin

Full UK HSE and European approved Cab (UKQ1292 and EU Type approved homologation E13-2003/37-2005-67-0018-00). Equipped with roof vent/sun roof-escape hatch, front window wiper, cabin heater and opening rear window. The flat floor design, side located gear levers and sprung seat gives the driver a pleasant working environment.

Roll Over Protection System

HSE Certified folding roll over protection system for essential safety. Comfortable seat and seatbelt also fitted as standard.

Easy – Lift Bonnet

The self lifting bonnet, on dual gas struts, can be easily activated by a switch on the driver’s console.

European Vehicle Type Approval

Conformation that Foton Tractors meet European Performance and Safety standards. EC Directive 2003/37/EC


Engine Model National DI
Engine Gross Power 60/70 hp
Rated Speed 2200 rpm
No. of Cylinders 4 Cylinders
Fuel Type Diesel
Aspiration Natural
Displacement -
Fuel Tank Capacity Dual Tanks
Pre Heating System Glow Plugs

Transmission Manual
No. of Travel Speed Forward/Reverse 16 Forward 8 Reverse

Power Take Off
P.T.O. Type Dual Speed, Semi Independent
P.T.O. Power 39 Kw
P.T.O. Speed 540/1000rpm

Brakes and Clutch
Brakes Dry disc Mechanical
Clutch Dry, dual stage type

Dimensions w/Ag Tyres 4WD
Wheelbase 2236mm
Front Tread 1450mm
Rear Tread 2200mm
Ground Clearance 290mm
Turning Radius w/Brake 4000mm
Turning Radius wo/Brake 4500mm
Length with 3 point linkage
Height from top of ROPS

Total Pump Flow 32.0 litres/minute
Max. Hydraulic Working Pressure 16 Mpa
No. of Spool Valves 4

3 Point Linkage
Standard Category Cat. 2
Lift Capacity 12 Kn
Control Type Position, Draught Mixed

Weight 4WD
Weight with Ag Tyres w/ROPS 3170 kg

Ag 4WD Front 8.3 – 20
Ag 4WD Rear 14.9 – 28

Standard Equipment
Deluxe Cab with heater, sun roof, escape hatch
PTO Guard
Swinging Draw Bar
Rear PTO
Dry Dual Clutch
Rear Differential Lock
3 Point Hitch with multiple position stabiliser
Comfortable, adjustable sprung seat with seat belt
Front Weights
Lockable Tool Box
4 Hydraulic Spool Outlets for Hydraulic Implement Control
Hydrostatic Power Steering
Hand and Foot operated throttle
Road Legal head lights and rear ploughing lights
Manual Engine Stop Knob
Selectable 4WD
Creeper Gear Box
Dry disc brakes
Easy Lift Bonnet

Optional Equipment

Instrument Panel
Hour meter
Coolant temperature gauge
Electrical tachometer
Fuel gauge
Engine oil pressure warning light
High Beam, Indicator, hazard Warning Lights
Glow Plug Light
Battery Charging Warning Light
Parking Brake Indicator

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