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Self-propelled harvester - 4-row | VARITRON 470 Platinum TERRA TRAC

4-row, 7 t bunker, NonstopBunker, high separation performance , rubber tracks

Self-propelled harvesters convince with a perfectly matched combination of performance, driving comfort and manoeuvrability. The resulting harvest reliability, even under the most difficult conditions, plays a decisive role in many cases. With its VARITRON 470 Platinum TERRA TRAC, GRIMME offers a powerful 4-row self-propelled harvester with rubber track, which can be equipped with a wide range of different separators. The 7 ton bunker is used the whole time with effective capacity thanks to the rotating bunker web. Using the rubber tracks, a maximum driving stability and safety is achieved, even under adverse and humid soil conditions.

Full width main web channel at the intake web and 1st web

Rubber tracks for protection against ground compaction

With its contact area of 1.6 m² on each side, the soil-protecting CLAAS TERRA TRAC ensures a reliable and safe harvest even in adverse and wet soil conditions. For optimum manoeuvrability of the machine, the complete rubber track chassis can be turned by +/- 15°.

For additional cleaning and sieving

OptiBag, is an elastic, high capacity elevator made of polyurethane. The volume of the deep pockets is about 20 % higher than the traditional systems, made of canvas. This ensures very high conveying capacities. The perforated deep pockets provide additional sieving of residual soil in sticky conditions. The special shape of the pockets promotes the gentle handling and transfer of the crop.


The unique and patented 7 t NonstopBunker allows a complete refilling of the bunker after unloading with maximum crop protection. The continuous, very rapid overloading enables an increase in harvest performance of up to 30% compared to harvesters with conventional standard bunkers.

Ergonomic control desk ErgoDrive

The customer portal myGRIMME

MyGRIMME offers various modules such as a powerful order management, an intuitive web shop, a map view and other functionalities such as a machine overview, so-called "geofencing" and a link to the data exchange platform agrirouter. 


Main webs

Separator units





Assistance systems



  • Digging unit
    • TerraControl: Digging depth adjustment, which ensures also in changing conditions an optimum sieving output and high gentle crop handling at the same time.
    • TerraDisc: Digging with driven disc coulter and without diablo roller (therefore no additional soil compaction) and depth control via skids.
  • High acreage performance and separating effect.
  • Unique variety of various separators, such as Double-MultiSep or Roller Separator, Vario-RS or fine haulm elevator for an optimum adaption to individual digging conditions and maximum performance of separation.
  • Continuous main web channel reduce blockages, distribution of the crop, is maintenance friendly and gives a clear view to control the digging process (only one camera per main web section is necessary).
  • Due to the external frame there is no division of the crop flow necessary in the area of the rear axle
    • With the reverse system, the intake web as well as the first and the second main web are independently reversible to minimize the risk of blockages.
    • The MultiSep performs also on cloddy, sticky soils and soils containing small stones a low-loss and effective trash separation.
    • Thanks to its patented design of bunker web, the NonstopBunker always offers a large effective capacity. Furthermore it is significantly more gentle than traditional systems.
  • Chassis
    • The steering angle at the front axle is 63°, at the rear axle up to 15°, ideal preconditions for speedy turning manoeuvres on the headlands.
  • The ground protective rubber tracks allow good harvesting also in wet fields
  • Perfectly comfortable
    • ErgoDrive operating concept with multi-functional lever (= individual programming of all main functions to the first operator level for direct access), keypad integrated into an ergonomic armrest, one touch-screen terminal CCI 100 and one touch-screen terminal CCI 50.
    • Visual Protect automatically switches to that camera, where a new adjustment was carried out or a critical situation has been noticed (risk of a separator blockage e.g.), so the driver can react and prevent further blockages.

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You'll find all the information about the standard features of the machine here.


  • Pulled diablo roller intake unit with TerraControl
  • Row width 75 cm
  • TerraControl: Automatic ridge pressure regulation and depth control.
  • Intake web, 1st main web and 2nd main web hydraulically driven with independent speed adjustment
  • Intake web, 1st and 2nd main web reversible
  • Hydraulically driven and speed adjustable rocker agitator in 1st main web
  • Hydraulically driven 1st extracting unit with automatic reversing
  • 1200 mm wide ring elevator with canvas
  • Speedtronic-Elevator: Fully automatic speed control of the elevator, depending on its load
  • NonstopBunker: 7.0 tons unloading bunker with reversing bunker floor
  • Bunker chain greasing system
  • Two steerable front wheels 270 / 95 R 54 with hydraulic side shift +/- 100 mm, steering angle +/- 63°
  • Rear rubber tracks 800 mm wide, 15° steering angle
  • Hydrostatic single wheel drive with on - demand traction control (ASR)
  • Mercedes-Benz (MTU) engine OM 470 LA: 340 kW / 460 HP stage V, using SCR exhaust technology (AdBlue)
  • Driver cab with 6 LED-working lights, heated and electrical adjustable mirrors and windshield wipers on all windows.
  • Compressor
  • ErgoDrive operating concept with multi-functional lever (= individual configuration of all main functions to the first operator level for direct access), keypad integrated into an ergonomic armrest, one touch-screen terminal type CCI 100 and an additional touch-screen terminal type CCI 50.
  • Clean Control: For saving and "re-use" of specific harvest parameters
  • Colour monitor incl. rear camera and light
  • Visual Protect: CAN-Bus controlled monitoring system
  • Telemetric-unit called "GRIMME SmartConnect", as standard, with free connectivity to myGRIMME

Technical data


Length 12740 - 15615 mm
Width at row width 75 cm 3490 mm
Width at row width 90 cm 3855 mm
Height 4000 mm
Permitted total weight 30500 kg
Front axle load 7000 kg
Rear axle load 24000 kg
Main webs  
Width of intake web, row width 75 cm 2970 mm
Width of intake web, row width 90 cm 3600 mm
Sieving area of intake web, row width 75 cm 4,1 m²
Sieving area of intake web, row width 90 cm 4,7 m²
Sieving area of 1st main web, row width 75 cm 5,9 m²
Sieving area of 1st main web, row width 90 cm 6,5 m²
2nd main web sieving area 6,9 m²
Intake web pitch (choice of) 35 / 40 / 45 / 50 mm
1st main web pitch (choice) 28 / 32 / 35 / 40 / 45 / 50 mm
2nd main web pitch (choice) 28 / 32 / 35 / 40 / 45 mm
Ring elevator transport width 1200 mm
Capacity 7000 kg
Unloading height 4350 mm
Front wheels at 75 cm row width 2x 270/95 R54
Front wheels at 90 cm row width 2x 300/95 R52
Rubber track rear (B x L) 800 x 2960 mm x mm
Contact length 2000 mm
Steering angle  
Front 63 °
Rear 15 °
Chassis and engine  
Transport speed 20 / 25 km/h
Engine output power with emission stage V 340 / 460 kW/HP
Engine output power with emission stage IIIA 320 / 435 kW/HP
Fuel tank capacity 600 l
AdBlue tank capacity 40 l
Automotive drive with speed adjustment x
Levelling at slopes 5 °

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