History

1884

Giovanni Landini establishes a factory in Fabbrico where wine-making and agricultural machinery are produced.

1910

Giovanni Landini builds the first fixed “Hot Bulb” engine.

1925

The first prototype of the first “Hot Bulb” tractor is created: model 25/30.  

1934

Production of the Super Landini model, a machine used for extensive land reclaiming works in Italy, begins.  

1955

Year in which the L 55 model, the most powerful tractor to be equipped with a Hot Bulb engine, is created.  

1957

Landini and Perkins Engines Peterborough sign an agreement for the production of British diesel engines in Italy.  

1959

The first Landini crawler tractor is created: model C35. Massey Ferguson, the Canadian multinational, takes over Landini.  

1968

A modern factory where earth moving machines are manufactured is inaugurated in Aprilia.   

1973

Models 6500-7500-8500 become part of the production range, with the revolutionary 12 + 4 gearbox.   

1977

Year in which the Large series is created.   

1982

The first specialized Orchard tractors are produced.  

1986

The series of specialistic machines is completed with the Vineyard tractor range.  

1988

The re-vamped medium power 60-70-80 series with the 24 + 12 gearbox are launched. The Fabbrico plant achieves an absolute sales record: 13,000...

1994

The Morra family acquires majority shares in Landini through the holding company Argo S.p.A.  

1995

Landini takes over Valpadana S.p.A., a prestigious name in the small farm machinery industry. The Fabbrico plant celebrates the historic record of...

1996

The Fabbrico plant’s historic line 2 is replaced with a new assembly line able to double the production output. A new plant for mechanical...

1997

The newly designed Top and Techno versions of the Legend II range are launched. Production of the Globus range begins in the San Martino plant. The...

1998

Year in which the Landini Terminal, where finished products are stocked and shipped in compliance with a product conformity and functional Quality...

1999

 Production of the Deltasix transmission for high-power tractors begins. Year in which the South African branch, Landini Southern Africa, is...

2000

All the 50 to 100 HP tractor ranges are re-designed. Production of the REX Orchard, REX Vineyard, Mythos, Ghibli, Atlantis and Trekker tractors...

2001

The Legend series is re-designed and the Legend New Generation version makes its debut. Landini starts manufacturing Quick-link System Pro 400...

2002

Launching of the new Vision family projects Landini to the technological top of the 80-100 HP segment.  

2003

All the ranges are repowered with Euro 2 engines while the new Rex, Powerfarm, Alpine, Mistral America, Legend TDI and Starland ranges are...

2004

Landini celebrates its 120th anniversary.  

2005

The PowerMaster tractor series becomes part of the production range.  

2006

Landini enters the telescopic power lift segment by launching the TTH. Other products are also launched, including the Powermax tractor series...

2007

Re-organization and modernization of the Fabbrico, Luzzara and San Martino in Rio factories.  

2008

The new Powermondial tractor range is launched.  

2009

Launch of the new 5 H and 7 SERIES. Restyling of REX, Trekker and Technofarm tractor ranges.