The John Deere 950 tractor was manufactured from 1978 to 1989. It is described as a compact utility tractor. It was manufactured in Japan, distributed in the United States by John Deere, and sold for $12,000 new in 1988.
The John Deere 950 has a 1.7 liter 3-cylinder diesel engine. It comes in either a 4x2 two wheel drive or a 4x4 four wheel drive model. It has a wheelbase of 69 inches and weighs 2700 to 3615 pounds, depending on the exact model. The drawbar offers around 23 horsepower and the power take-off has around 27 hp. It can have a backhoe or a front loader attached.