Boasting a top speed of 19 kph and Hustler's patented SmoothTrak™ steering, the Hustler® Z Diesel works hard and fast, making it a great addition to any commercial fleet.

  • Patented belt drive system — provides up to three times longer belt life.
  • Shibaura Diesel — 25 horsepower diesel engine is the smoothest most efficient running diesel engine.
  • 60” or 72” side-discharge VX4® deck — 7-gauge thick deck offering clean cut, excellent performance in all conditions.
  • Clean, compact, service-friendly design.
  • Rear Discharge Decks — Industry-exclusive counter-rotating blade for the best-finished appearance in its class.
  • Patented Automatic Park Brake System — A simple and convenient system that automatically sets the parking brake when you open the steering levers.
DeckHorsepower*Engine
60" SD 25 Shibaura
60" RD 25 Shibaura
72" SD 25 Shibaura
72" RD 25 Shibaura
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Z Diesel

ENGINE
Manufacturer Shibaura
Hp (per Sae J 1995.) 60" SD Deck: 25HP 60" RD Deck: 25HP 72" SD Deck: 25HP 72" RD Deck: 25HP
Displacement 1131cc
Cooling Liquid Cooler, Direct Drive, Mechanical Cooling Fan
Air Cleaner Heavy-Duty Canister
Engine Warranty 3 Year
DRIVE SYSTEM
Type Dual Hydrostatic      
Pumps Tandem 21cc HydroGear
Wheel Motors Parker TG0335
Hydraulic Lines Stainless Steel Parker Seal Loc Technology
Hydraulic Cooling Oil Cooler w/ 8" Fan
Reservoir Capacity 1.3 gal. / 4.9L
Speed 12 mph / 19kph
Parking Brakes Patented Automatic
DECKS
Cutting Width 60" 60" 72" 72"
Cutting Heights 1"–5.5"
Deck Lift Foot Operated
Depth 5.5"
Blades 3
Blade Length 3 - 20.5" x 3.0" x .203" 3 - 24.5" x 3.0" x .250"
Blade Tip Speed 18,260 fpm 18,200 fpm 18,890 fpm 18,240 fpm
Spindles Ductile Cast Iron w/ Steel Shafts and Sealed Ball Bearings
Deck Belts 1
Drive Electric PTO Clutch
Construction 11ga. + 11ga. + 7ga. Welded Steel
Spindle Mounts Reinforced 7 ga. spindle mount disc
Impact/trim Areas 11 ga. formed channel w/ rolled edge
CONSTRUCTION
Frame 1.5" x 3.0" x .187" Steel
Front Caster Wheels Mounted tapered greasable bearings
Front Caster Forks Fabricated 1/2" Steel      
GENERAL
Seat Grammer Premium Suspension Set, Isolator Platform
Fuel Capacity 14.4 gal. / 54.5L
Cup Holder Yes      
Front Tire 13 x 6.5 - 6
Drive Tire 24 x 12 - 12
DIMENSIONS
Weight 1695 lbs. / 768.8kgs 1755 lbs / 796.1kg 1760 lbs. / 798.3kgs 1805 lbs / 818.7kg
Height W/ Rops Up 69" / 1.75m      
Height W/ Rops Folded 51" / 1.3m
Length 86.8" / 2.2m 90.4" / 2.3m
Width 66" / 1.68m w/ Chute Up 78" / 1.98m w/ Chute Up
Tire Width 56"  / 1.42m 56"  / 1.42m
PRODUCTIVITY
Acres Per Hour 5.57   6.68  
  • Flex Forks
    Flex Forks

    Shock-absorbing front-caster forks that improve operator comfort and provide a more even cut especially over uneven terrain and at higher speeds. Available for most models.

  • Steering Lever Extension Kit
    Steering Lever Extension Kit

    Allows your levers to be adjusted in several ways to make your mowing experience as comfortable as possible. Available for all models.

  • Mulch Kit
    Mulch Kit

    Recycles clippings under our ultra-tough deck, allowing clippings to be cut and recut, then discharged down into the grass. This reduces the handling of clippings, improves appearance and recycles nutrients back to the soil.

  • Stripe Kit
    Stripe Kit

    Helps provide a professional manicured finish to your lawn. Our innovative striping kit features a durable, heavy-duty system that's easy to install and is designed to leave a beautiful finish every time you mow. Available only for the 52" deck size.

  • 3-Bag Powered Grass Catcher
    3-Bag Powered Grass Catcher

    Easy-on, easy-off blower and hopper assemblies. The 3-Bag catcher holds 12 bushels.

  • Flasher Light Kit
    Flasher Light Kit

    ROPS mounted Flasher Light Kit for increased visibility and safety.

  • Hitch Kit
    Hitch Kit

    Bolt-on hitch with 7/8-inch hole. Will accept any standard ball.

  • Hydro Deck Lift
    Hydro Deck Lift

    Raise and lower the deck with the flip of a switch.