Boasting a top speed of 18 kph and Hustler's patented SmoothTrak™ steering, the Hustler® Diesel Z pairs powerful performance with fuel-economy, making it a great addition to any commercial fleet.

Patented belt drive system — provides up to three times longer belt life.

25 horsepower Perkins diesel engines - the smoothest, most efficient running diesel engine.

60” or 72” VX4® deck engineered to move more grass at high-speeds while maintaining cut-quality.


60" SD 25 Perkins
60" RD 25 Perkins
72" SD 25 Perkins
72" RD 25 Perkins

Diesel Z

Manufacturer Perkins
Hp (per Sae J 1995.) 60" SD Deck: 25HP 60" RD Deck: 25HP 72" SD Deck: 25HP 72" RD Deck: 25HP
Displacement 1130cc
Cooling Liquid Cooler, Direct Drive, Mechanical Cooling Fan
Air Cleaner Heavy-Duty Canister
Engine Warranty 3 Year
Type Dual Hydrostatic      
Pumps 1130cc
Wheel Motors Parker TG0335
Hydraulic Lines Stainless Steel Parker Seal Lok Technology
Hydraulic Cooling Oil Cooler w/ 8" Fan
Reservoir Capacity 4.9L
Speed Up to 18 kph
Parking Brakes Patented Automatic
Cutting Width 60" 60"RD 72" 72"RD
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 Reinforced 7 ga. stamped disc
Deck Belts 1
Drive Electric PTO Clutch
Construction 7 ga. welded steel
Spindle Mounts Reinforced 7 ga. spindle mount disc
Impact/trim Areas Front of deck: 11 ga. formed bump bar      Side of deck: 1.5" x 0.375" steel bar
Frame 1.5" x 3.0" x .187" steel tubing      
Front Caster Wheels Mounted tapered greaseable bearings & debris cap
Front Caster Forks Fabricated 1/2" Steel      
Seat I3M suspension seat
Fuel Capacity 54.5L
Cup Holder Yes      
Front Tire 13 x 6.5 - 6
Drive Tire 24 x 12 - 12
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
Acres Per Hour 5.57   6.68  
  • FlexForks™

    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.

  • Hitch Kit
    Hitch Kit

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

  • Electric Deck Lift
    Electric Deck Lift

    Raise and lower the deck with the flip of a switch. This electric lift kit consists of simple bolt on hardware and switch installation.