The ARION 600/500 C-Matic transmission developed in house by Claas is an intelligent combination of stepped planetary gearbox, clutch unit and two hydrostatic units. Here’s a video to explain in further detail exactly how it works.
James joined the Industrial Vehicle Technology International team in 2017. Previously he was Assistant Editor on an engineering title for several years and has worked for various other trade magazines before that. James is happily married and has a young daughter who keeps him busy.