TAG: EFI

Kubota enters stand-on mower segment, adds EFI to Z700 mowers

October 18, 2018By

Kubota Tractor Corp. entered the stand-on mower segment and introduced three new models with electronic fuel injection (EFI) to the Z700 family of gasoline zero-turn mowers at this year’s GIE+EXPO in Louisville, Ky. The SZ Series stand-ons will be available at Kubota dealerships in January, and the new EFI models will be shipping to dealers this November. SZ Series stand-on... read more

Ariens updates Compact Sno-Thro series

October 31, 2017By

Aries updates the Compact Sno-Thro Series Ariens upgraded the engine on the Compact Sno-Thro series for 2018 to the 223cc Ariens AX engine. “With the addition of a more powerful engine on our Compact series, we’ve created a small Sno-Thro with a big punch,” Medden said. “We wanted to create an option for homeowners in urban settings, who may not... read more

Vanguard’s BIG BLOCK engine equipped with EFI technology

October 29, 2017By

Briggs & Stratton Commercial Power recently introduced its Vanguard air-cooled V-Twin BIG BLOCK EFI engine, which gives landscape contractors the unmatched power and durability only BIG BLOCKs offer with the increased fuel efficiency of a closed-loop electronic fuel injection system. BIG BLOCK engines are designed for the toughest mowing jobs, powering commercial mowers with 54-inch cutting decks and larger. The... read more

Rayco upgrades stump cutters with EFI engines

March 22, 2017By

Rayco is adding electronic fuel injection (EFI) to its compact, self-propelled stump cutters. The new models RG37 Super Jr and RG37T Trac Jr will be powered by Vanguard 37-horsepower Big Block gasoline engines with EFI. Vanguard designed the new Big Block EFI engines to have more reliable starting characteristics and improved load pickup and fuel economy, Rayco said. The new RG37 Super... read more

Kawasaki broadens new EFI system availability

November 2, 2016By

Kawasaki’s new FX850V-EFI engine incorporates an integrated electronic governor and an engine control unit that matches power to cutting load and ground speed. These new features will allow professional landscapers to mow lawns more efficiently with Kawasaki performance and reliability they have come to expect, the manufacturer said. Developed specifically with the commercial market in mind, the new Kawasaki EFI... read more

Yamaha enters landscape market with Gravely partnership

October 5, 2016By

Yamaha Motor Corp. is entering the landscape market in a new partnership with Gravely, an Ariens Co. brand. Announced at the Ariens Dealer Summit in Amelia Island, Fla., this week, Yamaha’s two new V-Twin EFI engines—the MX775 V-Twin EFI 29-hp engine and the MX825 V-Twin EFI 33-hp engine—are now available for order in Gravely’s Pro-Turn 200 and 400 lines of zero-turn... read more