Up for auction is this 1962 Porsche Standard Diesel tractor finished in Red. Purchased by the current owner 3 years ago from a local Porsche tractor collector, this 1962 example has since undergone some noteworthy maintenance items bringing it up to good running order. Featuring some brand-new spare parts and original accessories, this 1962 tractor offers a very unique restoration opportunity for any dedicated Porsche enthusiast.
Said to be in mechanically complete condition, this tractor is the prime candidate for a total restoration. The factory wheels have been retained along with the optional horizontal side knife, a power take-off shaft (PTO) and a 3-point hitch with hydraulic rear arms. Power comes from a 2-cylinder diesel engine which is rated at approximately 25 HP. Upon the current owner’s purchase 3 years ago the glow plug was replaced, the injection pump and injectors were rebuilt, the fuel tank and filter were cleaned, all fluids were changed, and the ignition timing was adjusted. The engine is said to be in good running order and the following brand-new parts are also included separately:
The sale of this Standard Diesel tractor will also include one key, an original parts book, a used service manual and a toolbox which is said to be original. If you’re an avid Porsche enthusiast in search of your next restoration project, this 1962 tractor is not to be overlooked. The seller states that a shipping estimate from Harriston, ON to Miami, FL was priced just below $2,000. The seller also notes that the shipment of farming equipment is an easier process than shipment of vehicles.