The Human Mind and the Technology have grown to a Different Level Today, Human for his ease can do anything and can produce or invent anything that provides him comfort. Following the same approach Mahindra and Mahindra today showcase the first ever Driverless Tractor.
You must have seen in the movie where the car is moving without the Driver and our First Reaction is wow!!!how that can be possible but it is possible now in the real life as well.
Mahindra & Mahindra today showcase their First Driverless Tractor which they are manufacturing in the Mahindra Research Valley(MRV) near Chennai.
This Tractor Giant Company has 43%-44% market share of the entire Tractor market in the India and soon planning to cover 3% as well, they are obviously the biggest Manufacturers of Tractors in India. The company also planning to move to the International Market to increase their Business.
Pawan Goenka, Managing Director, Mahindra & Mahindra (M&M) said, “Our tractor R&D has always been at the forefront of pioneering cutting-edge solutions. Today’s display of the driverless tractor is another proud moment for us, as it opens up new possibilities in farming.
He said the company is aggressively working on offering the driverless tractors at sub-1 lakh price levels for lower HP versions.
“Our cost is presently above that level and we are working towards selling it at less than a lakh rupee,” he said.
Goenka said the cost will be higher due to imported components and the company is working to bring the cost down.
M & M plans the commercial launch of these tractors by early 2018 and it will be done at three levels over phases.
- Firstly, it will introduce automated steering-assisted tractors and
- The second one will be quasi-driverless tractors.
- The third stage will be the rollout of a complete driverless tractor.
Some of the Unique features of the Driverless Tractor are :
- Auto-headland turn
- Auto-Implement Lift
- Skip passing
- Geofence Lock
- Control via Tablet Interface
- Remote Engine Start Stop
So, the Driverless tractor is all set to hit the market and soon it will be available to all the farmers, Now we have to wait and watch that how efficient this Driverless tractor will become for the farmers and whether it reduces a headache or increases a headache for the Farmers.
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