International 274 Offset
International 274 Offset
International 274 Offset
Model history
Model introduced 1979
Model discontinued 1985
Model status Discontinued
Preceded by International Farmall 140
Engine Specification
Engine make Nissan
Engine model SD-16
Fuel type diesel
Power hp 30 net, 27 pto
Governed rpm 2600
Displacement cu in /(litre) 99 ci
No. of Cylinders 3
Bore in (mm) 3.27"
Stroke in (mm) 3.94"
Cooling system water
Naturally aspirated, Turbo or Supercharged NA
Transmission Details
Transmission type dual-range sliding gear
Forward 8
Reverse 2
Drive 2-WD
General Data
Linkage Category Category I 3-point hitch
Tyre Sizes (std/options)
Front 5.50-16 4-ply
Rear 12.4-24 4-ply
Tractor Dimensions
Length (inches/metres) 109"
Width (inches/meters) 58"
Height (inches/meters) 68"
Weight (nominal) lb/kg 2720 lb
Turning circle (nominal) inches/meters 17 ft
Wheelbase 73"
Other info
Factories KIMCO, Japan
Plow rating
Approximate Cost new in (year) $9985 (1985)
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The International 274 Offset was built by KIMCO from 1979 to 1985 in Japan.

Model History Edit

For Company history see
Main article: International Harvester

The International 274 Offset was a diesel-powered replacement for the long-running International Farmall 140. It was built in Japan by KIMCO (Komatsu-International Mfg. Co. Ltd.), a joint venture of Komatsu and International Harvester. It was based on the International 284 utility tractor and powered by a Nissan diesel 27 hp (20 kW) engine.

Tractor Comparison Edit

The International 274 Offset had no competition during the few years it was in production.

Timeline Edit

Factory locations Edit

  • KIMCO (Komatsu-International Mfg. Co. Ltd.), Japan, a joint venture of Komatsu and International Harvester

Specification Edit

See Infobox for basic details

  • 3-cylinder diesel engine
  • Dual-range 8-speed transmission
  • Electric starting and lights
  • Hydraulic system
  • Category I 3-point hitch
  • Standard tires
    • Front: 5.50-16 4-ply
    • Rear: 12.4-24 4-ply

Variations and Options Edit

  • Differential lock
  • ROPS

Serial Numbers Information Edit

Year Serial no. run
Serial no. run
Number Built Notes
1979 502 669 168 Number built calculated from serial number range
1980 670
1981 8306 8947 642
1982 8948 9555 608
1983 9556 11999 2444
1984 12000
1985 15000
Total built

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References / Sources Edit

  1. 1.0 1.1 Hall, Mike, Ed., The Official Tractor Blue Book 2010, Price Digests, Overland Park, Kansas, 2009

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