2019 GIE+EXPO wrap-up _ Business display many brand-new ZTRs

This year’s GIE+EXPO showcased a plethora of brand-new zero-turn lawn mowers throughout many brand names. Have a look at what these brand names needed to provide this year and also what’s on the perspective for 2020.

John Deere

At this year’s GIE+EXPO, John Deere showcased its brand-new Z955R ZTrak zero-turn lawn mower, a brand-new 72-inch deck dimension on the diesel Z994R ZTrak zero-turn lawn mower.

The business claims the Z955R is outfitted with a Digital Gas Shot (EFI) engine and also is likewise developed to boost gas effectiveness and also efficiency throughout the day.

Including a 60-inch side-discharge deck and also powered by a 29-horsepower EFI engine, John Deere claims the Z955R supplies landscape experts with an EFI engine at a greater horse power, which the business claims permits the Z955R to gather product, cut in thick lawn problems and also compost.

With the Z955R, the business claims individuals will certainly acquire 3 essential points: the hand brake, the foot bar and also the convenience and also benefit manages. The business claims the manages have switches inside the top of the manage; one side will certainly eliminate the PTO and also the various other will certainly elevate and also decrease the deck or disengaged the lawn mower’s blades.

One more included function John Deere keeps in mind is the enhancement of brand-new 24-inch high-back seats and also ComfortGlide suspension, which permits the seat to take a trip as much as 2 inches to the front and also back. John Deere includes that these seats include back assistance, a control dial and also seat lock for seat training.

The business likewise debuted the Z994R with a brand-new 72-inch deck choice.

Powered by a Last Rate 4, three-cylinder, liquid-cooled diesel motor with gross SAE J1995, PS 24.7 horse power ranked power at 3200 rpm, the Z994R is likewise outfitted with a solitary 11.5-gallon gasoline storage tank.

There are 2 seating alternatives offered for the Z994R and also both include the ComfortGlide suspension seat.

Cub Cadet

Cub Cadet presented the PRO Z 972 SDL, a business zero-turn that can manage as much as a 25-degree incline and also includes a self-leveling air-ride seat.

Cub Cadet claims the seat, which instantly degrees 15 levels in each instructions side to side, uses a complete 30 levels of self-leveling that enhances driver convenience when cutting high hills.

Furnished with a 35-horsepower Kawasaki engine and also a triple-plated steel reducing deck, Cub Cadet claims this device comes outfitted with twin back wheels, which enable drivers to cut hard surface with a greater degree of security and also accuracy.

With its four-wheel guiding system, Cub Cadet includes that this lawn mower likewise uses complete control and also a comfy straight-line cut, also on hills.

Cub Cadet claims that likewise added a totally incorporated lights system that consists of strobes, LED lights on the side for the deck and also ahead of time lights at the front of the deck.

The business claims the PRO Z 972 SDL is backed by a three-year, no-hour-limit service warranty and also a five-year, 1,750-hour minimal deck service warranty, and also it will certainly be offered for acquisition in February 2020.


The Ariens and also Seriously brand names presented a variety of brand-new lawn mowers and also introduced updates on a few of their product throughout the 2019 GIE+EXPO.

Among the brand-new launches consists of Ariens’ initial business zero-turn lawn mower, Zenith. This ZTR was initially presented in the UK and also Europe and also following its success, Ariens is opening up the line of product to markets in the united state, Canada and also various other areas of the Americas.

All Zenith designs are powered by business Kawasaki FX engines, function Hydro-Gear ZT-3100 transaxles and also have deck dimensions of 48-inch, 52-inch and also 60-inch.

Zenith is improved a one-piece, completely bonded tubular framework rail. There is an enhanced leading side on the front and also trim sides of the scale bonded deck. Cold-forged light weight aluminum pins produce much less warmth than standard cast-iron styles.

The deck covering and also framework feature a life time service warranty for each and every system’s initial signed up proprietor. Zenith includes a four-point deck hanging system, supplying security in varied cutting surfaces. The 5.5-inch deck deepness can raise yard and also discharge cuttings successfully and also equally.

The consistent deck belt tensioning system makes sure the exact same stress is put on deck belts to decrease belt slip and also regular cut high quality as the belt puts on.

Ariens claims it has actually likewise consisted of a number of ergonomic attributes to boost driver convenience. This consists of a flexible high rear seats enabling drivers of any type of elevation to get to the deck lift pedal. Zenith has 15 reducing elevations and also drivers can raise the deck while utilizing a vertical-pin selector to pick an elevation from 1.5 to 5 inches. Resonances are decreased with rubber shock isolators under the seat and also flexible guiding control bars.

The Zenith line will certainly go into dealers in very early 2020.

On the Seriously side of points, the brand name presented the Pro-Turn MACH ONE, which is a business mower with a special passage deck style.

The MACH ONE is improved the Seriously Pro-Turn 200 framework yet swaps out the XFactor II lawn mower deck for the high-volume outcome (HVO) passage deck. Seriously saysthis brand-new lawn mower was substantiated of landscaping companies’ demand for much more reliable reducing remedies when operating in thick and also difficult yard types.

The the rules of aerodynamics of a passage deck straight yard cuttings far from the lawn mower blades so they are much less most likely to obtain stalled with product clumping around the blades. The deck deepness is likewise developed so the cutting side steps 5.5 inches deep and also progressively raises to 7.75 at the discharge end. This permits product to be refined, not slow down the blades and also be equally dispersed via the extra-large discharge opening.

The HVO deck is made with 7-gauge steel and also features cold-forged light weight aluminum pins and also consistent belt stress.

The lawn mower deck has a four-inch barrier location from the leading side of the deck to the front of the blades, providing uncut yard blades even more of an opportunity to be raised by the vacuum cleaner of the lawn mower deck after being lowered by the leading deck side. This assists get rid of the demand to increase cut while not giving up cut rate.

The MACH ONE features a 31-horsepower Kawasaki FX engine, Hydro-Gear ZT-5400 transaxles, a 60-inch lawn mower deck. It will certainly be offered in very early 2020.

When it comes to the Pro-Turn Z collection, Seriously has actually upgraded this line by including a two-stage, business cylinder purification system to its 764cc Seriously engine.

The two-stage cylinder is developed to filter greater quantities of dirt, dust and also particles including security and also a much longer life-span for the engine. This features an updated engine assurance to match the system’s four-year/750-hour service warranty, whichever precedes.

Existing Pro-Turn Z proprietors can buy an air purification conversion package that switches over consumption purification from a panel-style to the two-stage cylinder design.

Seriously is likewise broadening the Pro-Turn Z’s deck offerings to consist of a 48-inch deck choice. This deck has business attributes like cold-forged light weight aluminum pins, consistent belt tensioning and also 5.5-inch deepness with an initial rate factor, making it a great suitable for entry-level landscaping companies.

It has 15 various reducing elevations and also bigger front and also back tires for raised toughness and also effectiveness. The Pro-Turn Z will certainly be specifically offered at Seriously dealers in very early 2020.

Mean Environment-friendly Mowers

At this year’s GIE+EXPO, Mean Environment-friendly Mowers introduced its brand-new self-governing business electrical zero-turn lawn mower, likewise called ATOM.

By partnering with The Kobi Firm to develop the ATOM, Mean Environment-friendly claims it wanted to establish a secure and also economical, huge location robot lawn mower that can assist to the enhancing labor lack encountering the eco-friendly sector.

The business claims there have actually been many self-governing lawn mowers produced for many years, yet up until now, none have actually had the ability to satisfy market assumptions relating to precision, rate, adaptability and also safety and security. That is, Mean Environment-friendly claims, till ATOM emerged.

The ATOM uses an expert system (AI) system to browse around residential or commercial properties and also cut, which he claims is really various from any one of the various other robot lawn mowers existing at the exposition. There is no configuration or base terminal needed on the ATOM; it merely runs off of the sensing units and also electronic cameras.

Considering that the device is outfitted with AI modern technology, the business claims it has a human discovery component that will certainly avoid it from facing an individual functioning together with it on the jobsite.

Kobi claims the KobiVision system constantly determines the placement of the lawn mower with a precision of within half an inch. According to the business, KobiVision is usually much more exact, much more trusted and also much faster than self-governing systems based upon cords, signs and/or general practitioners.

Along with the electronic cameras of the KobiVision system, Kobi claims there are a number of various other safety and security sensing units. The business includes that it will certainly likewise guarantee secure range and also rate, in addition to cutting near to limits and also sides and also around barriers.


Starting the business’s collection of brand-new items was the Z Master 7500-G 96″ gas lawn mower, which includes Toro’s Perspective onboard knowledge system.

The business claims the huge mowing deck can fold its wings as much as 75 inches, enabling it to fit on many typical trailers, and also the wings bend as much as 20 levels and also to 15 levels, which hug the ground as you cut. Toro includes that when the engine isn’t on, drivers can still raise and also fold up the deck and also run followers for cooling down with the 40-amp billing system.

Toro includes that this device is constructed to last with a safety engine hood, bullnose bumper, 250-lb. Detector clutch and also a 7-gauge deck.


Likewise throughout the program, Kioti Tractor tossed its hat in the ring for the zero-turn lawn mower market.

While the brand name has actually been providing tractors in the 22 to 110 horse power array to the united state and also Canadian markets for greater than three decades currently, Kioti introduced at this year’s GIE+EXPO its initial lawn mower line.

The line includes 12 designs throughout 4 collection: ZXR, ZXR SE, ZXC and also ZXC SE. The ZXR and also ZXR SE designs are developed for homeowner and also leisure activity farmers. The ZXC and also ZXC SE designs are produced business cutters.

The business claims it took top-shelf parts and also incorporated them with internal production to develop its lawn mowers. When it comes to why the business determined to enter what lots of would certainly take into consideration a saturated market, the business claims it seemed like it can provide some distinction.

One instance of a demand Kioti has actually functioned to satisfy was enhancing the comfort designs of the controls, which were more difficult for smaller sized mounted individuals to get to. The seat and also deck lift bar on the lawn mowers are placed so the ZTRs conveniently suit individuals of all sizes and shapes. Kioti claims maximized control links and also affiliations assist develop a specific and also receptive driving experience.

There are no secrets to Kioti’s ZTRs. Rather, drivers go into a code to begin the lawn mower. The display will certainly likewise show fundamental diagnostics. When it is time for upkeep, landscaping companies can conveniently access all the essential areas by raising the footplate or the seat to get to the components.

The business collection likewise includes a 12.5-gallon gas storage tank, which minimizes refueling.

Consumers can pick from a 48-, 54-, or 60-inch deck dimension. Each lawn mower has actually a made, strengthened 10-gauge steel deck, 7-gauge leading side and also typical notch blades.

The ZXR and also ZXC Collection both have typical and also exceptional designs. The costs business designs include the Kohler Command Pro engines and also the typical business designs make use of the Briggs & Stratton Commercial Collection engines.

The ZXC engine horse power varies from 23 to 27 while the ZXC SE engine horse power ranges from 22.5 to 25.

Kioti claims these engines coupled with Hydro-Gear transmissions offer trusted, dedicated efficiency. The belt transmitting has actually likewise been maximized to lower resonance and also boost belt life.

One more distinction in between the costs and also typical ZTRs is the seat suspension. The typical business designs have 1.5-inch suspension, while the costs business designs feature 3-inch suspension and also a high rear seats. Fronts lights likewise come typical on the costs designs.

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