It has a bulldozer blade, which is used to shift landslides and heavy drifts of snow. It also has a winch on the back for using attachments like the log lifter from Postman Pat's Windy Day.
The plating covering its engine is painted red and so is its seat and driving wheel arches. It also has blue hub caps.
- The Red Tractor did not have head lights until "Postman Pat's Foggy Day".
- It won second place in the Great Greendale Race.
- After the second season, its exhaust pipe was removed.