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Kubota unveils its first-ever diesel engine above 100hp

By Corinne Lynds   

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Kubota, known worldwide for its compact diesel engines, unveiled a groundbreaking product. For the first time in its history, the company is expanding its lineup to include engines up to the 200hp class. The first model in its new 09 Series was on display at CONEXPO. Kubota has spent years proactively developing engine solutions to meet the latest emissions regulations in the U.S., Europe and Japan. With looming Stage V requirements set to hit Europe beginning in 2019 or 2020, Kubota is excited to be one of the leading manufacturers to announce Stage V ready diesel engines. Mass production of the V5009 will not begin until 2020.


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