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N45 engine from FPT Industrial powers the 2019 'Tractor of the Year'

FPT Industrial has much to celebrate today at EIMA International trade fair in Bologna (Italy). The jury awarded its "Tractor of the Year®" (TOTY) 2019 prize to the Case IH Maxxum 145 Multicontroller tractor, commanding both “its engine power as well as its efficient fuel consumption,” guaranteed by FPT Industrial’s N45 engine.

Established in 1998 by Italian magazine "Trattori", the TOTY awards recognize European innovations in the tractor market segment. The jury consisted of around 20 international journalists representing some of Europe’s most influential agricultural magazines.

The “Tractor of the Year 2019” Case IH Maxxum Multicontroller is powered by an FPT Industrial N45 engine, from NEF range. Compliant with Tier4B / Stage IV emissions regulations, the N45 is a 4.5 litre, 4-cylinder unit, featuring Hi-eSCR only after-treatment solution for maximum combustion efficiency.

N45 Stage IV Specifications for Maxxum 145

Architecture: 4L
Injection System: Common Rail 1,600 bar
Air Handling: Wastegate
Valves per cylinder (number): 4
Displacement (l): 4.5
Bore x Stroke (mm): 104 x 132
Max Power(kW/hp): 129/175
Max Torque (Nm): 700
Oil Service Interval (h): 600

FPT Industrial is a brand of CNH Industrial, dedicated to the design, production and sale of powertrains for on and off-road vehicles, marine and power generation applications. The company employs more than 8,000 people worldwide, in ten manufacturing plants and seven R&D Centres. The FPT Industrial sales network consists of 73 dealers and about 800 service centres in almost 100 countries. A wide product offering, including six engine ranges from 42 hp up to 1,006 hp, transmissions with maximum torque of 200 Nm up to 500 Nm, front and rear axles from 2 to 32 ton GAW (Gross Axle Weight). FPT Industrial offers the most complete Natural Gas engines line-up on the market for industrial applications, including engine ranges from 136 hp up to 460 hp. This extensive offer and a close focus on R&D activities make FPT Industrial a world leader in industrial powertrains. For further information, visit