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Machinery Chatter
Dan Miller Progressive Farmer Senior Editor
Wed Apr 2, 2014 02:25 PM CDT

Side-by-side manufactures continue to roll out new machines and machine updates. Here are two more.

POLARIS ADDS TWO RANGER DIESELS

Polaris has added two vehicles to its side-by-side line -- the three-passenger Ranger Diesel HST ($15,199) and Ranger Diesel HST Deluxe ($20,999). These Rangers are powered by a 24-horsepower Yanmar diesel motor with a hydrostatic transmission (HST doesn't require a clutch and shifting), an industry-exclusive treadle pedal, multi-link coil over De Dion rear suspension and full climate control (standard with deluxe models).

With the Ranger Diesel HST in high or low, the treadle pedal allows travel in forward or reverse ...

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