Versatile 850
Versatile 850 4WD - 1973
1973 model
Model history
Model introduced 1973
Model discontinued 1977
Model status Discontinued
Superseded by Versatile 900
Engine Specification
Engine make Cummins
Engine model NTC280
Fuel type Diesel
Power hp 280
Power kW 210
Governed rpm 2100
Displacement cu in /(litre) 855 cu in
No. of Cylinders 6
Cooling system Water
Transmission Details
Transmission type Unknown
Drive 4WD
General Data
Linkage Category Cat III
Lift capacity (lb/kg) 12,370 lbs
Tractor Dimensions
Weight (nominal) lb/kg 18,500 lbs
Wheelbase 130 in
Other info
Factories Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Plow rating Unknown
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Versatile 850 4WD - 1976
The Versatile 850 tractor was built in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada by Versatile. It had a 280 hp (210 kW) Cummins engine. The first series ran from 1973-1976, with Series 2 being built from 1976-1977.[1]

Model historyEdit

For brand history, see Versatile.


  • Ultimate Tractor Power, Vol. 2, Peter D. Simpson, Japonica Press, pgs. 118-120

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