TAG: engine

New tech from Briggs & Stratton aims to reduce engine damage

May 1, 2017By

Briggs & Stratton Commercial Power released its Vanguard TransportGuard engine feature designed to prevent damage caused by oil and fuel dilution during transportation. “Our focus is always on enhancing the productivity of our customers,” said Jim Cross, marketing manager for Briggs & Stratton Commercial Power. “TransportGuard prevents downtime by effectively addressing a major problem: fuel contamination.” TransportGuard’s simultaneous fuel/ignition shutoff... read more

Snapper Pro S200xt with Vanguard 810cc Engine

June 19, 2015By

Known for providing commercial cutters with maximum productivity, the Snapper Pro S200xt large frame mid-mount zero-turn just got better. A new 28-gross hp model featuring the Briggs & Stratton Vanguard™ 810cc engine with EFI is being added to the line-up. Based on the success of the Vanguard™ BIG BLOCK™, this new engine features forged rods, crank, cast valve covers and... read more

Kohler Command PRO EFI 824cc engine

April 27, 2015By

Power or fuel savings — that was your choice. Until now. Say hello to the all-new KOHLER® Command PRO® EFI 824cc engine. With best-in-class torque and horsepower, it’s ready to take on any terrain. And with the $600 per year you save on fuel, it’s the most fuel efficient engine we’ve ever made. Man, it’s good to be king. kohlerengines.com read more

Dixie Chopper releases mowers with new Kohler EFI engines

March 26, 2015By

Dixie Chopper introduced two new Kohler electronic fuel injected zero-turn mowers to its product lineup: the Classic 3160EFI and XCaliber 3366EFI. The mowers are powered by Kohler’s new 824cc Command PRO EFI engines, which include air intake systems that enhance airflow to maximize power and torque. Designed to reduce downtime and minimize fuel costs, the 824cc engines feature a new... read more

Exmark intros 708cc and 452cc engines

January 8, 2015By

Exmark introduced two engines designed specifically for its zero-turn mower applications: the 708cc V-twin engine and the 452cc single-cylinder engine. Both engines feature overhead valve designs, cast iron cylinder liners, oversized crankshaft bearings and triple-ring pistons.   708cc V-twin engine The 708cc V-twin engine includes an air intake design aimed at reducing dust and debris build-up. According to the company,... read more

Takeuchi releases TB230 and TB240 excavators

July 2, 2014By

 Takeuchi-US updated its excavator model lineup. The Takeuchi TB230 and TB240 compact excavators share the same design philosophy as the recently introduced TB260, which is delivering increased performance, greater working range, improved operator comfort and improved serviceability. These new models feature EPA Final Tier 4 compliant engines, greater hydraulic performance, advanced multifunction electronic displays as well as operator stations with pilot controls,... read more