Claas Lexion 2020 combine harvesters: Throwing down the gauntlet

Claas says this is the biggest Lexion revolution since the hybrid combine range debuted in 1995. Although we touched on some of the changes in the news section of the September issue, we can now study the details that bit closer

by Mervyn Bailey/Alexander Bertling

30 Jul 2020

Over the years Claas has added more power and more automation to the original Lexion threshing design, making the most of the 600mm main drum APS system and twin rotors to gain extra capacity. But the original drum dimensions had reached their limit, so the time had come for a mechanical rethink.