16 Zero Turn Radius Mowers You Should Know

16 Zero Turn Radius Mowers You Should Know
16 Zero Turn Radius Mowers You Should Know

Life moves in circles — spring, summer, fall and winter all come back around again to springtime. And for those of us with grass to mow, going ‘round in circles is also the best way to get the job done.

Enter the Zero Turn Radius (ZTR) mower, a more efficient way to create the smoothest cut on your lawn. Not only are they often faster and more maneuverable than typical tractor mowers but can also produce a better result.

Here are 15 of the best on the market today for your consideration.

APEX Limited Edition 60
The Ariens APEX Limited Edition 60 was crafted to celebrate Ariens’ 90 years of unrivaled expertise in outdoor power equipment. It’s the perfect combination of distinct styling in its unique paint scheme with premium features like large, aggressive rear tires for confident handling, an ENVY elite cutting deck system for a professional-grade cut, and a custom seat with bump-dampening isolation that gives operators superior comfort for hours of mowing. Available only at Ariens dealers nationwide.

Designed for efficiency, precision, and power, the ZXD diesel zero turn mowers bring operators a tough, durable mower with proven performance to make quick work of any acreage. Featuring a 1.2L KIOTI Diesel Engine with direct drive transaxles, the ZXD72 operates without a drive belt. It’s equipped with a heavy-duty frame, a shaft-driven reinforced 7-gauge fabricated steel deck, and semi-pneumatic front casters. Most routine service items and major components can be easily accessed, minimizing down time and maximizing productivity.

The Cub Cadet Ultima Series ZTXS is the brand’s first-of-its kind mower with a zero-turn steering wheel. Built with commercial-grade features, this machine was engineered to take on the varied terrain of almost any yard. Synchro-Steer™ technology gives you control of all four wheels from the intuitive steering wheel, making our signature zero-turn possible. And, with a commercial-grade deck and engine, the ZTXS offers strength and the consistent cut quality you can depend on.
Cub Cadet
877-428 2349

Quest V-Series Electric Zero-Turn Mower
The new Exmark Quest V-Series electric zero-turn mower delivers the commercial features and cut quality Exmark is known for, with a compact 42-inch electric cutting deck that’s ideal for maintaining properties of 1-2 acres. Powered by the 60V Flex-Force power system, Quest V-Series delivers up to 60 minutes of runtime per charge. And with space for two extra batteries, runtime can be increased by up to 50-percent. The electric powertrain also reduces operating costs. Just charge the batteries and mow.
Phone: 402-223-6300
Website: Exmark.com

Mustang Z42
The Troy-Bilt Mustang Z42 zero-turn riding lawn mower provides elite durability and dependable performance in rugged conditions thanks to its heavy-duty, fully welded frame. A 42" rugged steel deck features with anti-scalp wheels to prevent turf damage. Dual hydrostatic transmissions provide a true zero-turn performance with quicker mow times and effortless mobility. A powerful 725cc twin-cylinder KOHLER engine delivers reliable power and a quieter, more balanced performance with less vibration.
Troy-Bilt LLC

The new, overhauled Toro TITAN mower is significantly larger than previous models. Constructed with a fully tubular steel frame, an extra-large bullnose on its IronForged steel deck and rugged 22" rear tires with aggressive treads, this machine is built for heavy-duty use and years of reliability. The refreshed models feature aggressive ATV styling, like added cast tubes that encompass the machine and operator as well as a gaming-style seat for unmatched support.
The Toro Company

TRX 766 i
Equipped with rear-mounted tracks and torsional suspension system, the TRX commercial zero-turn mower allows multi-acre homeowners to maintain places they simply can’t effectively or safely cut with traditional equipment. The exceptional stability and traction on slopes and soft terrain enables operators to safely maneuver inclines, side hills, ditches, varying terrain and wet conditions with agility and comfort. The new durable TerraFlex track system provides a smooth ride.

ISX 800
The Ferris ISX 800 provides commercial-grade features and technology at a prosumer friendly price point and is engineered for comfort, efficiency and productivity. 2024 models include new OilXtend technology which provides up to 250 hours between maintenance intervals and Kenda Terra Trac drive tires for better traction without tearing up turf. The ISX 800 also offers Ferris’ patented ForeFront Suspension with iCD and iCD+ Cutting Systems for a smoother ride and improved cut.
Briggs & Stratton—Ferris Mowers

Tiger Cat II
With engine options up to 36 hp and EFI available for ground speeds up to 12 mph, the Tiger Cat II is highly maneuverable, and equally tough and productive. The mower’s heavy-duty steel frame and Velocity Plus deck are the envy of the industry. Powerful drive system (12cc pumps with high-torque wheel motors), adjustable, 4-point iso-mounted suspension seat ensures a comfortable ride. Scag mowers feature a 2-year commercial, or 3-year / 500-hour non-commercial mower warranty, along with a 3-year limited cutter deck and spindle warranty.
SCAG Power Equipment

Designed for both lawn care professionals and property owners who are looking to create their own professional-grade results, the Bobcat ZT5000 features a durable, 23.5-hp Kawasaki engine for reliable starts, smooth power output and ground speeds up to 11 mph. The Hydro-Gear ZT-3800 hydrostatic transaxles deliver smooth and steady power for precise operator control and highly productive mowing performance. The ZT5000 is equipped with an AirFX™ cutting system with a deep-deck design and air-gap baffles that increases vacuum, lifting grass to the blade for a superior cut and professional finish. The ZT5000 is available with a 52-inch or 61-inch deck.
Doosan Bobcat

The Model C23i incorporates years of development and testing to deliver an upgraded mowing experience. The mower is designed to be fast, quiet, simple, and easy to maintain while still providing the top-notch performance that you expect from a Walker Mower.With a 13.25” thru-shaft Grass Handling System blower, Hydro-Gear transaxles, and a 23 hp Kohler Command Pro EFI engine, the C23i offers a fast and easy mowing experience.
Walker Manufacturing Company

Kubota’s Z422KWT-60 is equipped with a 24-horsepower Kawasaki gasoline engine, Hydro-Gear ZT-3600 transmission, and a 60-inch cutting deck. Wide low-profile rear tires provide excellent traction and 6.5-inch-wide smooth pneumatic front caster tires add stability when driving over rough terrain. With a high back 3-inch suspension seat, wide operator station with ergonomic controls, and a large 6.8-gallon fuel tank, the Z422KWT-60 is a great solution for homeowners and landscapers looking for a professional finish.
Kubota Tractor Corporation
(888) 458-2682

Z760R Ztrak
The John Deere Z760R Ztrak Zero-Turn Mower is an ideal option for customers seeking enhanced productivity and who want to spend less time mowing. The Z760R is equipped with a powerful 27-hp commercial-grade engine that provides longer engine life, excellent fuel economy and impressive power. The Z760R offers both a 54-inch and 60-inch 9-gauge steel high-capacity PRO mower deck option for superior cut quality in even the toughest mowing conditions. Additionally, customizable, twin speed and direction controls feature 18 different adjustments to accommodate any-sized person and their operating style.
Deere & Company

ZT HD 60
The Gravely ZT HD 60 is a tough residential mower often mistaken for a commercial model. With a Kawasaki engine, steel tubular frame, a Constant Belt Tension System, and now a new 7-gauge mowing deck, the ZT HD 60 provides the power, durability, and cutting performance inspired by its big brothers’ commercial DNA. A standard plush, high-back seat with armrests keeps operators comfortable when mowing even the biggest and roughest yards.

Zee 2HP
The Zee 2 HP series is a high-end residential series ZTR designed for the rugged homeowner who needs more speed, power, and performance in a residential zero-turn mower. Zee 2 HP is available in a 48” or 54” cutting width and comes equipped with a 24 horsepower Kawasaki FR engine, Hydro-Gear ZT-3100 series transaxles, 22-inch drive tires, and a Dixie Chopper exclusive OCDC (operator controlled discharge chute) to control your clippings on the fly.
Dixie Chopper

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