TAG: zero-turn mower

Hustler releases FasTrak SDX mower

March 16, 2015By

Hustler Turf Equipment, Hesston, Kan., released the new FasTrak SDX commercial zero-turn mower. Equipped with a Kawasaki FX engine, the FasTrak SDX also features a commercial clutch, a Hydro-Gear ZT 3400 drive system, an upgraded custom seat with operator isolation, large 23-inch tires and a top speed of 9 mph. The FasTrak SDX is backed by Hustler’s four-year, 1,000-hour limited... read more

John Deere Z997R Zero-Turn Mower

February 11, 2015By

The new Z997R is John Deere’s most powerful zero-turn mower featuring a 37.4 hp Final Tier 4 diesel engine. The Z997R excels in the toughest mowing conditions with front-mower like power in a zero-turn mower while providing the productivity and dependability commercial landscape contractors value. The model comes equipped with a 60-in./72-in. 7-Iron™ PRO side discharge deck, an industry exclusive... read more

Grasshopper donates mower to combat-wounded veteran

November 11, 2014By

Moundridge, Kan.-based Grasshopper donated a commercial-grade zero-turn mower to a combat-wounded veteran for the second year in a row. Grasshopper awarded the new mower to 2014 recipient Steve Ellsberry, a retired combat-wounded Army staff sergeant from Jacksonville, Fla., in partnership with Military Warriors Support Foundation (MWSF), a 501(c)(3) organization providing support for combat-wounded heroes, and comedian Jeff Foxworthy. Grasshopper and... read more

Walker to hold mower giveaway at GIE+EXPO

October 20, 2014By

Walker Manufacturing is offering GIE+EXPO-goers the chance to win one of its mowers when they complete the Walker productivity calculator to see how much money they can earn. GIE+EXPO is held Oct. 22 to 24 in Louisville, Ky. The giveaway comes on the heels of Walker’s completion of a two-year study that compared different zero-turn (ZTR) mower types on different landscapes to... read more

Exmark offers savings on zero-turn mowers through Oct. 31

August 12, 2014By

Exmark Manufacturing rolled out its “Time For a New Ride” fall promotion Aug. 1, which includes rebates of up to $500, 42 months special financing on eligible purchases of $1,500 and extended warranty terms. The promotion, which ends Oct. 31, applies to Exmark zero-turn mowers. Warranty coverage commences from the date each eligible machine is registered. Coverage restarts April 1... read more

Say no to ZTR mower mishaps

June 1, 2004By

Training needs to address the fact that many zero-turn operators are foreign born. read more