Kioti Tractor Division Daedong-USA, Inc. announced four new models to its CK10 Series. Built with a Tier 4 compliant Daedong eco-friendly diesel engine, the new CK10 models provides a powerful, yet environmentally friendly option for operators of the low-maintenance tractor series. Along with a quiet, low vibration experience that is the trademark of the CK10 Series, the new CK10 models serves as the next generation of Kioti Tractors and includes two gear and two hydrostatic transmission (HST) models ranging from 25.4 to 40 horsepower (HP).
“We’ve taken our popular CK10 Series and created four new models that keep performance and value in mind,” said Peter Dong Kyun Kim, president and chief executive officer of Daedong-USA, Inc., Kioti Tractor Division. “The new CK10 models boast Kioti’s quality and power and are the perfect choice for the budget-conscious consumer.”
The new CK10 models values safety and comfort for the operator. The modern and self-supporting hood design provides the operator with excellent visibility and enables quick and convenient access for maintenance. Additionally, the ergonomically designed suspension seat, power steering and conveniently located standard single lever joystick allow the operator to ride in comfort no matter what the task may be.
HST models feature performance-proven, heavy-duty HST drives that deliver power and efficiency. The dual pedal operation makes any job easier with smooth forward and reverse engagement reducing fatigue when doing repetitive tasks. When the optional HST linked pedal is engaged, the HST pedal and the engine rpm are synchronized, reducing fuel consumption and simplifying tractor operation for a variety of utility and loader applications.
Current CK10 models include:
- CK2510: engine power of 24.5 HP (18.2 KW); 6F/2R manual transmission
- CK2510H: engine power of 24.5 HP (18.2 KW); INF.2
New CK10 models include:
- CK3510: engine power of 34.9 HP (26 KW); 9F/3R manual transmission
- CK3510H: engine power of 34.9 HP (26 KW); three-range hydrostatic transmission
- CK4010: engine power of 39.6 HP (29.5 KW); 9F/3R manual transmission
- CK4010H: engine power of 39.6 HP (29.5 KW); three-range hydrostatic transmission
The new CK10 models can be augmented with a Kioti KL4010 front-end loader with up to 1,835 pounds (832 kg) of lift capacity and a 60-inch or 66-inch quick attach bucket. Front-end loader work is made easier with the use of a single lever joystick which comes standard on new CK10 tractor models. Also available is the Kioti KB2475L backhoe with up to 2,817 pounds (1,278 kg) of bucket digging force and digging depths up to 89.7-inch (2,280 mm).