Challenger MT575B

Challenger MT575B Row-Crop tractor Technical Specifications

Challenger MT575B is a Row-Crop tractor that was produced by the John Deere between 2007 – 2011.

Below you will find detailed technical specifications for Challenger MT575B covering engine types, horsepower ratings, weight, height, fuel type and tank volume, oil capacity and type, hydraulic system diagram, wiring diagram, battery specs, etc.

Challenger MT575B Production

Manufacturer: Challenger (a part of AGCO)
Type: Row-Crop tractor
Factory: Beauvais, France
Original price: $118,810 (2009 AutoPower 2WD )
Original price: $132,069 (2009 AutoPower 4WD )
Original price: $141,792 (2009 CVT 4WD )

Challenger MT575B Power

Engine (gross): 185 hp
138.0 kW
PTO (claimed): 160 hp
119.3 kW
Drawbar (tested): 109.7 hp
81.8 kW
PTO (tested): 193.8 hp
144.5 kW

Challenger MT575B Electrical

Ground: negative
Charging system: alternator
Charging amps: 150
Batteries: 2
Battery CCA: 420
Battery volts: 12

Challenger MT575B Mechanical

Chassis: 4×2 2WD
  4×4 MFWD 4WD
Differential lock: electro-hydraulic front and rear
Steering: power
Brakes: hydraulic wet disc
Trailer brakes: hydraulic*Optional
Cab: Cab standard with heat and air-conditioning. Optional pneumatic cab suspension and automatic temperature control.
Transmissions: 24-speed partial power shift
  continuously variable transmission


Fuel: 98 gal
370.9 L
AP6 Hydraulic system: 18.5 gal
70.0 L
CVT Hydraulic system: 26.4 gal
99.9 L


Type: pressure flow compensated (PFC)
AP6 Capacity: 18.5 gal
70.0 L
CVT Capacity: 26.4 gal
99.9 L
Pressure: 2900 psi
200.0 bar
Valves: 4 to 5
Total flow: 29 gpm
109.8 lpm
  39 gpm
147.6 lpm *Optional with CVT transmission.

Tracktor Hitch

Rear Type: 2/3
Rear lift (at 24″/610mm): 15,240 lbs
6912 kg
  14,283 lbs
6478 kg (CVT)
Front Hitch: optional
Front lift (at ends): 8,800 lbs
3991 kg

Power Take-off (PTO)

Rear PTO: independent
Clutch: electro-hydraulic
Rear RPM: 540/540E/1000 (1.375)
Front PTO: independent*Optional
Front RPM: 1000 (1.375)

Challenger MT575B Engine detail

Engine Detail
Caterpillar C6.6 ACERT
turbocharged aftercooled diesel
6-cylinder 24-valve
liquid-cooled vertical inline
Displacement: 402.8 ci
6.6 L
Bore/Stroke: 4.14×5.00 inches
105 x 127 mm
Emissions: Tier III
Power (gross): 185 hp
138.0 kW
Air cleaner: dry
Rated RPM: 2200
Starter volts: 12
Coolant capacity: 26.92 qts
25.5 L

Challenger MT575B Transmission overview

Engine Oil

Transmission: AutoPower VI
Type: partial power shift
Gears: 24 forward and reverse
Clutch: hydraulic wet disc
Oil capacity: 74 qts
70.0 L
Four ranges with six power shifts each.

Challenger MT575B Dimensions

Wheelbase: 113.8 inches
289 cm
Length: 190.6 inches
484 cm
Width: 81.1 inches
205 cm
Height (cab): 122.8 inches
311 cm
Clearance (drawbar): 17.4 inches
44 cm
Rear axle: Bar: 3.74 by 91.9 inches
94 by 2334 mm
Rear axle: Bar: 3.74 by 97.2 inches
94 by 2468 mm
Rear axle: Bar: 3.74 by 118 inches
94 by 2997 mm
Front tread: 61.2 to 89.2 inches
155 to 226 cm
Rear tread: 60 to 88 inches
152 to 223 cm
Rear tread: 60 to 120 inches
152 to 304 cm (long axle)

Challenger MT575B Weight
2WD AP6 Shipping: 15000 lbs
6804 kg
4WD AP6 Shipping: 16100 lbs
7302 kg
4WD CVT Shipping: 16400 lbs
7439 kg
4WD CVT Operating: 17595 lbs
7981 kg
Ballasted: 23015 lbs
10439 kg

Challenger MT575B Tests

OCED Tractor Test 2415

OCED Tractor Test 2415
Diesel CVT 4WD
October 2007 – November 2007,
Link: OCED Tractor Test 2415 file
PTO performance
Max power: 193.8 hp
144.5 kW
Fuel use: 10.7 gal/hour
40.5 l/hour
Power at rated engine speed: 170.7 hp
127.3 kW
Fuel use: 10.1 gal/hour
38.2 l/hour
Power at rated PTO speed: 192.6 hp
143.6 kW
Fuel use: 10.8 gal/hour
40.9 l/hour
Drawbar performance
Max power: 109.7 hp
81.8 kW
Fuel use: 8.7 gal/hour
32.9 l/hour
Pull at 12.1 KPH
Max pull: 15,400 lbs
6985 kg
Pull at 4.1 KPH


Is Challenger MT575B a good tractor?

The Challenger MT575B is one of the great tractors in the Challenger (a part of AGCO) stable, and it has earned Challenger (a part of AGCO) a fantastic reputation.

How much oil does a Challenger MT575B take?

Check out the Challenger MT575B 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 Challenger (a part of AGCO) made the MT565B

The Challenger MT575B was an agricultural tractor model made from 2007 – 2011

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