1970 John Deere 4020 Sells for $26,000

September 21, 2010

Sold for $26,000 on recent farm auction in northwest Illinois

This 1970 JD 4020 with 5,762 hours sold on an August 14, 2010 farm auction in northwest Illinois is the 4th highest auction sale price I’ve seen in the last decade on a 4020. This tractor was a “one owner”, diesel, with side console.

Average Auction Price on JD 4020 Tractors sold in 2010: $9,609

Average Auction Price on JD 4020 Tractors sold in 2000: $7,881

John Deere 4020’s UP 21.9% in value vs. 10 years ago

About Machinery Pete: Greg “Machinery Pete” Peterson has been working in the agricultural industry for 21 years and details agricultural equipment prices and trends at his website, Machinerypete.com. Greg also writes columns for Successful Farming magazine, Implement & Tractor magazine, Agriculture.com web site and also appears on the Machinery Show on RFD-TV.

  • diannjudith

    I have a 1970’s ‘140’ John Deere lawn Utility Tractor. Do you have a list or base price for this year and type. Thank you, will look for your answer.

  • http://www.machinerypete.com Machinery Pete

    Yes, I’ve seen (16) JD 140’s sell at auction over last decade or so…fairly rare item. The nicest ones have sold in the $900 -$1,500 range at auction. (2) sold for $1,500 each on a collector auction in northeast Indiana back in 2010.