Escorts launched India's first autonomous tractors at its annual innovation platform "Esclusive" in September. The tractor is equipped with high end technology in partnership with AVL, Bosch, Jio, Motherson, Wabco, Trimble and Microsoft.
The concept tractor is having electric driveline, smart cabin, auto steering control, advanced electronic sensors and state of the art communication interface.
The showcase of the tractor to its dealer has given a sign of Escorts groups dedication to revolutionize its farm technology for Indian as well as global markets.
Speaking on the occasion, Chairman and Managing Director of Escorts Ltd., Mr. Nikhil Nanda, said, “Esclusive is our annual innovation platform which showcases unique innovations and disruptions in agriculture, construction and railways segments in collaboration with global technology players. Last year we launched world’s first electric compact tractor concept and this year we have pioneered autonomous farming solution platform in association with seven strategic technology tie-ups which will transform agricultural practices for better returns to farmers. This event portrays Escorts commitment to continue to develop and launch technologies for national development and community elevation. Escorts is proud to have collaborated with Microsoft, Reliance Jio, Samvardhana Motherson Group, Bosch, Trimble, AVL, Tadano & WABCO to co-create technologies for autonomous agriculture and smart infrastructure.”
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