Fendt Xylon users: Xylon fans

At the time of our 1996 tractor test, the Fendt Xylon 524 was the only systems tractor with two platforms — one behind and one in front of the cab — as well as the design's two linkages. One Germany family currently runs seven of these versatile workhorses on its fleet, and they are all earning their keep

by Frank Friedrich

16 Mar 2021

“Ooh there’s a Xylon, and another one ... and another one.” Take a proper peek inside the various sheds belonging to Joachim and Lukas Sauer in Southern Germany, and you'll find no fewer than seven examples of the distinctive Fendt systems tractor.