The History of Farmall Tractors: 1940-1954

Learn how Farmall’s expansion into construction equipment developed alongside the manufacture of quality trucks and farm equipment.

The M-diesel (MD) started on gasoline and then, once its cylinders reached operating temperatures, the engine ran on diesel fuel. IHC rated both the Super M and Super MD with identical drawbar horsepower (42) and belt-pulley or PTO (47.5) output.
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