CaseIH Optum 300

CaseIH Optum 300 Row-Crop tractor Technical Specifications

CaseIH Optum 300 is a Row-Crop tractor that was produced by the John Deere between 2016 – .

Below you will find detailed technical specifications for CaseIH Optum 300 covering engine types, horsepower ratings, weight, height, fuel type and tank volume, oil capacity and type, hydraulic system diagram, wiring diagram, battery specs, etc.

CaseIH Optum 300 Production

Manufacturer: CaseIH
Type: Row-Crop tractor
Factory: St. Valentin, Austria
Original price: $283,215 (2016 )

CaseIH Optum 300 Power

Engine (gross): 300 hp
223.7 kW
Engine (max): 313 hp
233.4 kW
PTO (claimed): 270 hp
201.3 kW
Drawbar (tested): 226.5 hp
168.9 kW
PTO (tested): 290.7 hp
216.8 kW

CaseIH Optum 300 Electrical

Charging system: alternator
Charging amps: 150
Battery volts: 12

CaseIH Optum 300 Mechanical

Chassis: 4×4 MFWD 4WD
Final drives: inboard planetary
Steering: power
Brakes: wet disc
Trailer brakes: hydraulic
Cab: SurroundVision cab standard with air-conditioning. AccuGuide
Transmission: continuously variable transmission (CVT)


Type: closed center pressure flow compensating (PFC)
Rear valves: 4 or 5
Mid valves: 1 or 3
Pump flow: 43.6 gpm
165.0 lpm
  58 gpm
219.5 lpm *Optional
SCV flow: 37 gpm
140.0 lpm

Tracktor Hitch

Rear Type: III
Control: electronic draft control
Rear lift (at 24″/610mm): 19180 lbs
8700 kg
Rear Arms: telescopic link ends
Front lift: 9700 lbs
4399 kg
Drawbar: Cat. 3

Power Take-off (PTO)

Rear PTO: independent
Rear RPM: 540/540E/1000/1000E (1.375)
  1000/1000E (1.75)*Optional
Front PTO: independent*Optional
Front RPM: 1000/1000E (1.375)

CaseIH Optum 300 Engine detail

Engine Detail
electronic variable geometry turbocharged with air-to-air aftercooling diesel
Displacement: 410.6 ci
6.7 L
Bore/Stroke: 4.095×5.197 inches
104 x 132 mm
Emissions: Tier IV
Emission control: selective catalytic reduction (SCR)
Rated Power (ECE R120): 300 hp
223.7 kW
Maximum Power (ECE R120): 313 hp
233.4 kW
Fuel system: electronic high pressure common rail direct injection
Cooling system: viscous fan
  reversible pitch*Optional
Rated RPM: 2100
Starter: electric
Starter volts: 12

CaseIH Optum 300 Transmission overview

Engine Oil

Type: continuously variable transmission (CVT)
Gears: infinite (4 range) forward and infinite (2 range) reverse

CaseIH Optum 300 Dimensions

Wheelbase: 117.3 inches
297 cm
Length: 208.2 inches
528 cm
Width: 119 inches
302 cm
Height (cab): 132.5 inches
336 cm
Weight: 23149 lbs
10500 kg
Max weight: 35274 lbs
16000 kg
Rear axle: Flange
Rear axle: Bar: 4.125 by 98 inches
104 by 2489 mm
Rear axle: Bar: 4.125 by 112 inches
104 by 2844 mm
Rear axle: Bar: 4.125 by 119 inches
104 by 3022 mm

CaseIH Optum 300 Tests

OCED Tractor Test 2985

OCED Tractor Test 2985
Diesel CVT 4WD
June 2016 – July 2016,
Link: OCED Tractor Test 2985 file
PTO performance
Max power: 290.7 hp
216.8 kW
Fuel use: 14.8 gal/hour
56.0 l/hour
Power at rated engine speed: 275.7 hp
205.6 kW
Fuel use: 14.3 gal/hour
54.1 l/hour
Power at rated PTO speed: 287.4 hp
214.3 kW
Fuel use: 14.7 gal/hour
55.6 l/hour
Drawbar performance
Max power: 226.5 hp
168.9 kW
Fuel use: 14.5 gal/hour
54.9 l/hour
Pull at 7.5 KPH
Max pull: 24390 lbs
11063 kg
Pull at 6.0 KPH


Is CaseIH Optum 300 a good tractor?

The CaseIH Optum 300 is one of the great tractors in the CaseIH stable, and it has earned CaseIH a fantastic reputation.

How much oil does a CaseIH Optum 300 take?

Check out the CaseIH Optum 300 oil capacity and oil type in the engine specs section as it may vary across the engines. Keep in mind, that older models might have their oil capacity increased over time. You may compare between the early and late oil capacity.

Do tractors have VIN numbers?

Every tractor has a VIN number. The number is usually engraved below the driver’s seat. Tractor manufacturers put the number in different places on the tractor body.

What was the last year CaseIH made the Optum 270

The CaseIH Optum 300 was an agricultural tractor model made from 2016 –

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