The JOHN DEERE 2850 is a utility tractor manufactured from 1986 until 1994 in JOHN DEERE factories both in Mannheim (Baden-Württemberg), Germany and Rosario, Argentina. The basic model of the JD 2850 comes with a 2-wheel drive chassis although it can be upgraded to a mechanical front wheel drive, 4-wheel drive chassis if required (see JOHN DEERE 2850 review for further details). It comes with hydrostatic power steering and wet disc brakes as standard and for a fair price. For safety there is a roll-over protection structure but a Sound-Gard or CC2 cab can be fitted as optional extras.
JOHN DEERE 2850 Specs
A JOHN DEERE 2850 for sale has a rear mounted 3-point hitch with a rear lift maximum of 7,849 pounds (or 3560 kilograms). The JD 2850 also benefits from a 3.9 litre turbocharged 4-cylinder diesel engine that is liquid cooled and has a reported power of 86 hp (64.1 kW). Another specification is that the fuel tank has a maximum capacity of 22.2 gallons (84.0 litres). The basic JOHN DEERE 2850 tractor also boasts a JOHN DEERE SyncroRange transmission which has 8 forward and 4 reverse gears.
2850 JOHN DEERE Dimensions
A used JOHN DEERE 2850 weighs 7,900 lbs (3583 kg) for the two-wheel drive model and 8,600 lbs (3900 kg) with a four-wheel drive chassis. This farm tractor is 167 inches (424 centimetres) long and 107.5 inches (273 cm) tall. In addition, the 2WD turn radius is 25 feet (7.6 metres) but the 4-wheel drive increases this a little to 27.6 feet (8.4 metres).