Tractors of the Foton make were introduced to the marketby the Chinese manufacturer Beiqi Foton Motor Co. Ltd. The focus of the manufacturer is above all the production of HGVs, vans and busses. However, other commercial vehicles enrich its product range as well.
Foton tractors range in power between 20 and 185hp and are also distributed in Europe. A model series of the make is the Foton Europard. The Foton Europard is recognisable primarily from its red paintwork. As with the Europard, the motor technology in the other tractors comes from here in Europe.
Foton HGVs have been produced since the year 2011 in cooperation with Daimler-Benz and are a popularly used commercial vehicle all over China. However, the company has also established itself further as a manufacturer of land and construction machinery over the course of recent years. Worldwide, Foton employs almost 40,000 employee.