JCB

14-year-old writes ‘letter of apology’ after crashing stolen JCB into tractor

14-year-old writes ‘letter of apology’ after crashing stolen JCB into tractor

A 14-year-old boy wrote a “letter of apology” following an incident in which a stolen JCB was crashed into a...

January 2, 2020

Will this ‘special-edition’ JCB Fastrac be a future ‘classic’?

Will this ‘special-edition’ JCB Fastrac be a future ‘classic’?

JCB has launched special-edition versions of its Fastrac 4220 and 8330 tractors – to celebrate the manufacturer’s recent success in...

December 14, 2019

Video: ‘A big advantage is that we’re farming alongside selling machinery’

Video: ‘A big advantage is that we’re farming alongside selling machinery’

AgriLand paid a visit to Co. Kildare to catch up with a man involved in both farming and the machinery trade....

November 29, 2019

JCB hits £4 billion threshold, but issues word of warning

JCB hits £4 billion threshold, but issues word of warning

JCB set new records for turnover and machine sales in 2018, as global markets for construction equipment and agricultural machinery...

September 4, 2019

JCB Fastrac tractor smashes new British speed record

JCB Fastrac tractor smashes new British speed record

UK machinery manufacturer JCB has set a new British speed record for tractors with its high-speed Fastrac tractor. The tractor...

June 24, 2019

50 years of JCB loaders; but which was the ‘must-have’ silage machine?

50 years of JCB loaders; but which was the ‘must-have’ silage machine?

JCB is celebrating 50 years of wheeled loading shovel manufacture. The company originally entered the wheeled loader market with the...

May 23, 2019

Historic JCB bought by ‘Fastrac enthusiast’ from Northern Ireland

Historic JCB bought by ‘Fastrac enthusiast’ from Northern Ireland

On Wednesday, March 27, we brought you news that a prototype (pre-production) JCB Fastrac was sold at auction for £15,000 (plus...

April 17, 2019

JCB to invest £65 million in a new factory in India

JCB to invest £65 million in a new factory in India

JCB is to invest £65 million in a new plant in India, as the company prepares to celebrate 40 years...

March 26, 2019

JCB granted ‘preliminary injunction’ in court against Manitou, but why?

JCB granted ‘preliminary injunction’ in court against Manitou, but why?

JCB has been granted a preliminary injunction by a French court against Manitou, which orders the company to stop producing...

March 5, 2019

LAMMA 2019: New cab for JCB telescopic handlers

LAMMA 2019: New cab for JCB telescopic handlers

A new range of agricultural-spec JCB Loadall telescopic handlers was launched at last week’s LAMMA show in England. Key features...

January 14, 2019

JCB wheels out a ‘utility’ package for its Fastrac

JCB wheels out a ‘utility’ package for its Fastrac

Optional features for JCB Fastrac 4000 Series tractors that enable farmers and contractors to equip their machines for non-agricultural applications...

December 19, 2018

JCB’s poppy digger raises £25,000 for centenary appeal

JCB’s poppy digger raises £25,000 for centenary appeal

A one of a kind poppy-liveried mini excavator donated by JCB raised more than £25,000 to support veterans when it...

October 30, 2018

Record year for JCB as sales turnover jumps 28%

Record year for JCB as sales turnover jumps 28%

JCB set new records for turnover and machine sales in 2017 as global markets continued to rebound strongly during the...

October 1, 2018

Digging deep: JCB announces £50 million investment in new plant

Digging deep: JCB announces £50 million investment in new plant

JCB has announced an investment of more than £50 million in a new British plant which it says will create...

June 28, 2018

3 eye-catching JCBs to headline at major motor show

3 eye-catching JCBs to headline at major motor show

JCB has partnered with the ‘Confused.com’ London Motor Show in a move that will see three of its vehicles headlining...

April 30, 2018

Last 3000 Series Fastrac rolls off JCB production line

Last 3000 Series Fastrac rolls off JCB production line

JCB engineering and assembly teams are now celebrating the contribution made to farming by the Fastrac 3000 Series tractor over...

April 10, 2018

Auction report: Low-hour loading shovels go ‘under the hammer’

Auction report: Low-hour loading shovels go ‘under the hammer’

JCB played host to a major auction on Tuesday (March 20), consisting of used and nearly-new equipment – including tractors,...

March 23, 2018

Auction report: Could you ‘stretch’ to a ‘tidy’ JCB telehandler?

Auction report: Could you ‘stretch’ to a ‘tidy’ JCB telehandler?

JCB played host to a major auction on Tuesday (March 20), consisting of used and nearly-new equipment – including tractors,...

March 22, 2018