Case IH AFS Connect™ Optum® 300 » Red Power Team, Iowa

Case IH AFS Connect™ Optum® 300

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  • Horsepower

    271 - 300 HP

  • Transmission


  • FPT Engine

    6.7 L

  • Hydraulic Capacity

    Up to 58 gpm

AFS Connect Optum Family

The Optimal Balance of Power, Size and Versatility.
The AFS Connect™ Optum® series tractors are designed to meet the customer needs for dimensions, power, comfort, hydraulic capacity and weight. With this flexibility, the AFS Connect Optum tractor delivers on everything from haulage and roading applications to tillage, planting and seeding, and hay and forage operations. Integrated AFS Connect technology maximizes your productivity.

Operator Environment

Comfort With a Purpose

The redesigned cab of the AFS Connect Optum series tractorsis 7.5% larger than previous models. It comes equipped with suspended front axle and cab suspension plus a semi-active air-ride seat for a comfortable ride. Increased storage compartments along with an optional cool box are available. With additional window tinting and shatterproof, laminated front glass, the cab provides a quiet, cool environment for those long days in the field.

  • Active Leather Seat Option

    • The active leather seat combines live suspension, dynamic dampening system and air pressure to make adjustments to reduce vibration by up to 65%.
    • The backrest extension will swivel with the operator for added comfort.
    • An accelerometer senses seat motions to better hold the driver in an absolute position for a more comfortable ride.
    • Ride Modes allows the driver to adjust the seat control behavior to his/her personal preference.
  • Optional Cool Box

    • For long days in the cab, the cooled storage below the passenger seat keeps food and beverages chilled through long days in the cab.
  • LED Lighting

    • The AFS Connect Optum tractor can be outfitted with up to 22 LED field lights for enhanced front and side night visibility.
    • The road and work lights are divided into four sections. This provides the option to select lighting packages depending on your needs.

Connectivity & Support

Manage Your Operation from Anywhere
From remotely monitoring your tractor to seamlessly transferring data to and from the tractor to trusted strategic partners — the AFS Connect Optum reaches a new level of connectivity and productivity.
    AFS Connect
    • AFS Connect
    • System Components
    • Remote Capabilities
    AFS Connect Overview: The AFS Connect portal is a gateway to the AFS Connect Optum series tractor. It allows you to precisely manage your farm, fleet and data from a desktop or tablet anywhere.
    View current field operations, fleet information, agronomic data and more
    Share selected agronomic data — down to the field level — with third-party partners of your choosing

    Confirm that your data is securely transferring to and from the cloud
    Three new system components enable you to configure precision farming functionality and tractor systems the way you want.
    AFS Pro 1200 LCD display: Designed for intuitive navigation, our newest display features anti-glare for visibility on even the brightest days. Remote display viewing connects operators with farm managers seamlessly, and Bluetooth® capabilities pair the display with a mobile phone.
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    New AFS Vision Pro operating system is familiar and easy to use. Producers can configure their AFS Vision Pro operating system to their choosing, using technology to tailor the tractor to their operating preferences.
    AFS Vector Pro receiver streamlines guidance correction options, ranging from base (WAAS and AFS 1) to medium (AFS 2) to high (RTK and AFS RTK+) accuracy levels.
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    Overview: Added connectivity helps to maximize uptime and keep operators in the field via support features available in the AFS Connect Optum:
    Remote display viewing allows a farm manager or dealer to view exactly what an operator is seeing on the AFS Pro 1200 display in the cab.
    Remote service tool allows dealers to remotely identify maintenance and service needs, to proactively determine what parts are needed, without ever needing to visit the operation.
    Firmware over the air (FOTA) allows for dealers to push wireless updates to operating firmware.​

    MultiControl Armrest

    Efficiency at Your Fingertips

    The AFS Connect Optum's all new MultiControl Armrest with the ergonomic MultiFunction Handle places 85% of key operator functions at your fingertips.The new MultiControl Armrest features the intuitive AFS Pro 1200 with the AFS Vision Pro operating system.The 12 inch touch screen display makes setting up your tractors and implements easy and AFS Vector Pro allows equipment to acquire guidance lines quicker creating greater efficiency.


    Proven Engine Performance

    The proven 6.7-L engines are built to produce power for the toughest field conditions. Reinforced material can handle anything an AFS Connect Optum tractor will put this engine through.

    • When specific conditions are met, the engine will idle at a lower speed to conserve fuel.
    • Industry-leading Hi-eSCR2 emissions technology is a proven, simple, single-system solution to meet emissions standards without compromising fuel efficiency.


    Reliable CVXDrive™ Transmission

    The CVXDrive™ is a reliable transmission for infinite ground speed control that delivers the power to the ground in field and road applications while allowing for maximum fuel efficiency by managing the engine RPM and transmission speed.

    Case IH intelligent transmission management gives the driver more control over the CVXDrive.With the AFS Pro 1200 display, operators can easily adjust functions including:

    • Acceleration/deceleration
    • Kickdown
    • Shuttling speed
    • Transmission sensitivity and aggressiveness
    • Drive pedal and Multicontroller responsiveness

    PTO, Hydraulics & Hitches

    Workhorse Components

    • PTO Options

      Four-speed Rear PTO: AFS Connect Optum tractors are equipped with an in-cab, electronically shiftable 4-speed rear PTO. The four PTO speeds include 540, 540E, 1000, 1000E for maximum productivity, versatility and efficiency. The economy PTO speeds are fuel saving features for maintaining PTO speed at a lower engine speed.

      ​Two-speed The optional front PTOcan be electronically shifted in the cab between 1000 and 1000E.The 1000E setting achieves rated speed at 1585 engine RPMs reducing fuel consumption.

    • Hydraulic Pumps

      ​AFS Connect Optum tractors offer large hydraulic pump options for performance at lower engine rpm, designed to help operators save fuel.

      • Options include, four (standard) or five (optional) rear electronic remote valves and up to 3 mid-mount valves
      • Maximum flow at the remotes: 43.6 gpm (165 L/min) or optional 58 gpm (220 L/min) PFC hydraulic pump
      • Maximum flow available at one remote: 37 gpm (140 L/min)​​​​
      • Newly designed electro-hydraulic remotes are easier to couple under pressure and are configurable on the armrest – LED lights distinguish the remotes and their position on the Multicontroller

    • Hitches

      Rear Hitch:

      • Several rear hitch options offer the flexibility to meet the needs of many demanding three-point hitch applications
      • The rear 3-point hitch has a lift capacity of 22,705 lb. (10,299 kg)

      Front Hitch:

      • ​Front hitch options allow solutions for front-mounted mowers and other implements to be mounted to the front of the tractor to cover more acres per hour
      • ​The front hitch has a lift capacity of 9,892 lb. (4,487 kg)

    Axles & Suspension

    Axle Design That Keeps Power to the Ground

    • Front Axle

      • A standard class 4.75 suspended front axle provides a better ride and improves productivity with better traction, allowing more acres to be covered in a workday.
      • Durable and reliable outboard planetary design keeps power to the ground and delivers a high carrying capacity for added performance.
      • Can be fitted with front dual wheels for additional traction and flotation.
    • Rear Axle

      • A 112 in. or 119 in. bar axle configuration allows for several choices in wheel spacing for flexibility between crop types.
      • Dual rear wheels are available for additional traction and flotation.

    Maintenance & Uptime

    Keeping You Running Day After Day

    Case IH Optum series tractors feature easy maintenance access points and long-scheduled maintenance intervals.
    • Easy Access

      Regular maintenance points are accessible without removing shields. The hood opens without tools. Radiators and coolers fold out for quick, easy cleaning. A wide filler opening makes ground-level fueling easy.
    • Uptime

      With 750-hour engine oil change and 1,500-hour transmission intervals, as well as a low-maintenance fuel system, downtime is reduced while uptime is maximized. Large fuel tanks keep you rolling.


    Quick Specs

    • Engine: 6.7 L Tier 4 B/Final - Stage V
    • Engine Rated Horsepower: 300 ​
    • Maximum Engine Horsepower: 313 ​​
    • PTO Power: 270