Caterpillar Announces New Cat® K2 Series Small Track-Type Tractors
(Published January 23, 2012 08:00)
The new Cat® D3K2, D4K2, D5K2 Track-Type Tractors deliver on unmatched finish grading performance and improved fuel economy. New Stable Blade feature utilizes technology which complements operator blade control input making it the best finish grading tractor in the industry. Eco Mode improves fuel economy up to 25% for lower operating costs. Using a more powerful Cat C4.4 engine that meets Stage IIIB/Tier 4 Interim emissions requirements, the K2 models feature hydrostatic drive with Traction Control, which reduces track slip at maximum load. New in-cab amenities such as Ventilated seat and heated control handles boost operator comfort. New Power Pitch allows operator to control blade pitch fore/aft for maximum productivity in various material conditions.