Hustler Z Diesel

The Hustler Z™ Shibaura Diesel – high-torque power for a wide variety of mowing needs.


Product Description

For operators who want the convenience of a diesel-fueled mower, the Hustler Z™ Diesel has the high-torque power to get the job done. The Z Diesel’s heavy-duty 25 hp engine is positioned over the drive tires, distributing weight where it’s most productive. A compact frame and low center of gravity give this mower increased stability. Boasting a top speed of 11.5 mph and Hustler’s proprietary SmoothTrak™ Steering, the Hustler Z Diesel works hard and works fast, making it a great addition to any commercial fleet.

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25 hp Shibaura liquid-cooled diesel engine for increased engine life
Clean, compact design. Much more compact than competitive units
Engine mounted sideways for serviceability and compactness
Toughest frame, front forks, and deck in the industry
Over 18,000 fpm blade tip speed — superior quality of cut
Wide stance, low centre of gravity for unmatched stability on slopes
Simple, comfortable, foot-operated deck lift system – 2.5 cm to 12.7 cm
Simplest maintenance in the industry – no daily lube points
54.5 L fuel capacity – more than a day’s worth
60″ or 72″ XR-7TM side-discharge/mulching decks
60″ or 72″ rear-discharge/dual trimming decks
Many time and work-saving accessories including Flex ForksTM
Over-centre, moulded-rubber discharge chute folds up out of the way
19.3 kph top speed – get the job done fast


Technical specifications

Ignition: Electronic
Electrical System: 12 volt, 40-amp regulated
Fuel Capacity: 54.5 L
Ground Speed: Forward 0-19.3 kph, Reverse 0-11 kph
Blade Tip Speed: 18,322 fpm 18,266 fpm 18,964 fpm 18,894 fpm
Cutting Heights: 2.55 cm to 12.7 cm, 0.1 cm increments



25hp Shibaura Diesel, 60″ or 72’’ Side Discharge / Mulchine deck
25hp Shibaura Diesel, 60’’ or 72’’ Rear Discharge deck



Lifetime warranty on tractor frame
Lifetime warranty on the leading edge of the deck
Hydraulic hoses and fittings guaranteed to never leak
Limited 2 year parts and labour warranty
3 years warranty on blade-spindle bearings
3 years warranty on front-castor fork bearings