It happened on the B1224 York Road, near to its junction with Spring Lane at Walton, and involved a silver Vauxhall Corsa and a yellow Caterpillar or JCB-type vehicle.
Both vehicles were heading in the direction of Wetherby.
No-one was injured.
Witnesses to the collision or anyone who recalls seeing either vehicle prior to the incident, are urged to contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, and ask for Steve James or Harrogate Road Policing Group.
Please quote reference NYP-20092013-0418 when providing information about this incident.