Steam Traction Engine Powered Steam Tractor Climbs the Hill

You know what they always say "Old is Gold". But is old always gold? For most of time, it really is and in today's video we're checking out a proof for that common saying!

What you're going to see when you click on the play button is a steam tractor with a steam traction engine. First, let us explain what a steam tractor and a steam traction engine are. A traction engine is often described as a self-propelled steam engine used to carry heavy loads, plough fields or to create power when needed while a steam tractor is simply a tractor powered by a stream traction engine. In most parts of the world, steam tractor refers to tractors used for agricultural purposes. Today's video shows us a steam traction engine powered steam tractor that climbs the hills of Minneapolis. Although the tractor is just a bit faster than the tortoise in Aesop's famous tale The Tortoise and the Hare, it is still cool to see it climbing smoothly to the hill.

Don't hesitate to hit the play button to see how this old but gold tractor climbs the hill and share your opinion with us in the comments below! We care what you think!