Versatile 856
Versatile 856 4WD - 1985
Model history
Model introduced 1985
Model discontinued 1987
Model status Discontinued
Preceded by Versatile 855
Engine Specification
Engine make Cummins
Engine model L-10
Fuel type Diesel
Power hp 240
Power kW 180
Governed rpm 2100
Displacement cu in /(litre) 611 cu in
No. of Cylinders 6
Cooling system Water
Transmission Details
Transmission type Unknown
Drive 4WD
General Data
Linkage Category Cat IV N/III
Lift capacity (lb/kg) 21,700 lbs
P.T.O rpm 1000
Tractor Dimensions
Weight (nominal) lb/kg 24,280 lbs
Wheelbase 130 in
Other info
Factories Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Plow rating Unknown
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The Versatile 856 tractor was built in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada by Versatile. It features a 240 hp (180 kW) Cummins engine.[1]

Model historyEdit

For brand history, see Versatile.


  • Ultimate Tractor Power, Vol. 2, Peter D. Simpson, Japonica Press, 2002, pgs. 134-137

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