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Ford 8N Tractor: A Brief History!

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Ford 8N Tractor: A Brief History!

Launched in 1947, the Ford 8N Tractor quickly became North America's top selling tractor, of all time!  The Ford 8N was way ahead of it's time, and still lives up to it's reputation, NEARLY 72 YEARS LATER! From Wikipedia:The Ford N-series tractors were a line of farm tractors produced by Ford between 1939 and 1952, spanning the 9N, 2N, and 8N models. The 9N was the first American-made production-model tractor to incorporate Harry Ferguson's three-point hitch system, a design still used on most modern tractors today. It was released in October 1939. The 2N, introduced in 1942, was the 9N with some improved details. The 8N, which debuted in July 1947, was a largely new machine featuring...

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