D-Tour Event Held at Murphy Tractor
June 10, 2010
Murphy Tractor & Equipment Company, Inc. hosted a customer appreciation and skid steer demonstration June 4th in Wichita, KS. Customers and vendors attended the event enjoying lunch and product demonstrations of the new John Deere D-Series Compact Equipment.
The highlight of the day was the ultimate skid steer skills course, where operators competed for the best time to complete challenging maneuvers. Advantages, such as increased unobstructed visibility, impressive tipping load and Power Quick-Tatch™ with in-cab, push-button control, were featured.
Top 3 operators awarded prizes included:
- 1st Place winner of 24” Television – Ray Oller, Pearson Excavating, 2 minutes, 51 seconds
- 2nd Place winner of NASCAR Tickets – Jared Pearre, Oak Lane, 2 minutes, 55 seconds
- 3rd Place winner of GPS Unit – John Giddeon, Pearson Excavating, 3 minutes, 5 seconds
“Hosting the event was a fun way for customers to experience the enhanced design”, shares Bill Barnard, Wichita Branch Manager. “All nine new skid steers and compact track loader models were the result of customer suggestions”.
Find out more at: www.deere.com.