New Holland 8970 Genesis
Ford NH 8970 Genesis MFWD - 1997
Ford New Holland 8970 Genesis
Model history
Model introduced 1996
Model discontinued 2000
Model status Discontinued
Preceded by Ford 8970 Genesis
Superseded by New Holland 8970A Genesis
Engine Specification
Engine make Ford
Engine model Genesis
Fuel type Diesel
Power hp 210
Power kW 160
Governed rpm 2100
Displacement cu in /(litre) 456 cu in
No. of Cylinders 6
Cooling system Water
Transmission Details
Transmission type Unknown
Drive 2WD/MFWD
General Data
Linkage Category Cat III
Lift capacity (lb/kg) 15,000 lbs
P.T.O rpm 1000
Tractor Dimensions
Weight (nominal) lb/kg 16,950 to 19,350 lbs
Wheelbase 118.3 in
Other info
Factories Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Plow rating Unknown
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The New Holland 8970 tractor was built in Canada by New Holland (Ford New Holland). It features a 210 hp (160 kW) Genesis (Ford Genesis) engine. It is the same as the New Holland G240, which was sold in Europe.[1]

Model historyEdit

For brand history, see New Holland.


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