Leyland 285
Leyland 285 - KNN 967V at Newark 09 - IMG 5933
Leyland 285
Model history
Model introduced 1972
Model discontinued 1980
Model status Discontinued
No. produced Unknown
Engine Specification
Engine make Leyland
Engine model 6/98 DT
Fuel type Diesel
Power hp 85
Power kW 63
Governed rpm {{{governedrpm}}}
Displacement cu in /(litre) 5650cc
No. of Cylinders 6
Bore in (mm) 98
Stroke in (mm) 125
Cooling system Water
Naturally aspirated, Turbo or Supercharged NA
Transmission Details
Transmission type Synchro
Gearbox make Leyland
Drive 2-WD
General Data
Linkage Category Cat I, Cat II
Other info
Factories Bathgate, England
Plow rating Unknown
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The Leyland 285 was built by Leyland in England from 1972 until 1980. It features a 85 hp (63 kW) Leyland engine.[1]

Model History Edit

For Company history see
Main article: Leyland Tractors

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Specification Edit

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Variations and Options Edit

Serial Numbers Information Edit

Serial Numbers and Year of Manufacture data
Year Serial run Number Built Notes (Total built xyz).
1970 First built
1979 Last built No.
1980 serial no Number built Notes

Preservation Edit

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List of Preserved Leyland 285 tractors
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Make + Model No. Reg No.
(if known)
Serial No. Build-Date Engine-Type/Make Owner
(if known)
Photo Were seen/Featured in Other info
Leyland 285  ? 285n178121  ? 1975  ?  ? Image needed LHB

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Leyland 285 KNN 967V sn ?  ? Leyland  ? Leyland 285 - KNN 967V at Newark 09 - IMG 5933 At Newark Tractor & Heritage Show 2009
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