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Our Best Riding Mowers & Tractors

Our Best Riding Mowers & Tractors

Cutting the lawn with a Craftsman riding mower

Maintaining a large lawn feels nearly impossible with a standard push mower. That's why you need a new, cutting-edge riding mower or tractor to tackle your yard. Here are the 10 best machines to consider in 2018.
 

Craftsman 46" 19.0 HP
Briggs & Stratton Automatic
Riding Mower

Craftsman 27343 46" 19.0 HP Briggs & Stratton Automatic Riding Mower
  • 18" turn radius 
  • Five cutting heights
  • Automatic transmission
  • 5.5 mph top speed
 
With this bad boy's twin blades, you can achieve a clean, even cut every time you mow. It also has a 15" High-Back adjustable seat, making each ride as comfortable as possible.
 

Craftsman 54" 26 HP V-Twin
TurnTight Extreme® Riding
Mower w/ Smart Lawn Tech

Craftsman 27044 54" 26 HP V-Twin Kohler Hydrostatic TurnTight Extreme® Riding Mower w/ Smart Lawn Technology
  • TurnTight® Extreme 5" turn radius
  • 12 cutting heights
  • Hydrostatic automatic transmission
  • 5.5 mph top speed
 
This state-of-the-art machine has plenty of cutting heights and Consistent-Cut™ technology to keep any lawn well kempt. That means you can tackle everything from regular maintenance to thick terrain.

Craftsman 30" 382cc 6-Speed
Shift-on-the-Go Rear Engine
Riding Mower w/ Mulch Kit

Craftsman 29900 30" 382cc 6-Speed Shift-on-the-Go Rear Engine Riding Mower with Mulch Kit
  • 18" turn radius
  • 4" maximum cutting height
  • 6-speed manual transmission
  • 5 mph top speed

The compact Craftsman 30" Riding Mower is the perfect option for any medium or large lawn. With the included mulch kit, you can use clippings to mulch your grass and create a lush landscape.
 

Craftsman 50" 26 HP V-Twin
7000 Series Garden Tractor
w/ Smart Lawn Technology

Craftsman 27046 50" 26 HP V-Twin Kohler 7000 Series Hydrostatic Garden Tractor w/ Smart Lawn Bluetooth Technology
  • 16" turn radius
  • 12 cutting heights
  • Hydrostatic automatic transmission
  • 5.5 mph top speed
 
This durable tractor is built to last and mow even the hilliest terrains. The Kohler 7000 Elite Series engine features pro-grade oil and fuel filters and a platinum spark plug for reliable starting and performance.
 

Craftsman 42" 420cc Automatic 
Foot Pedal Control Riding
Mower

Craftsman 27327 42" 420cc Automatic Riding Mower
  • 18" turn radius
  • Five cutting heights
  • Automatic transmission
  • 5.5 mph top speed

The Craftsman 42" 420cc riding mower features an engine that packs all the power needed to mow from week to week. With durable Turf Saver tires, you can cut your lawn without damaging the grass.
 

Craftsman 46" 22 HP V-Twin
Briggs & Stratton Zero-Turn
Mower w/ Smart Lawn Tech

Craftsman 20428 46" 22 HP V-Twin Briggs & Stratton Zero Turn Riding Mower
  • Zero turn radius
  • Eight cutting heights
  • EZT Hydrostatic automatic transmission
  • 7 mph top speed

Durability is key, and this zero-turn riding mower has a sturdy frame and powerful engine to get the job done. It's zero turn radius and ergonomic lap bars let you manuever through any terrain with ease.
 

Craftsman 48" 24 HP V-Twin 
Fabricated Deck Zero-Turn Mower
w/ Smart Lawn Technology

Craftsman 48" 24 HP V-Twin Kohler Fabricated Deck Zero Turn Riding Mower w/ Smart Lawn Bluetooth Technology
  • Zero turn radius
  • 15 cutting heights
  • Dual HydroGear ZT-2800 automatic trans
  • 8 mph top speed
 
This zero-turn mower is built with a durable cutting deck and plenty of cutting adjustments to take on any terrain. Thanks to all these features, your lawn will be the envy of the neighborhood after every mow.
 

Craftsman 46" 20 HP V-Twin
Briggs & Stratton Riding Mower
w/ Reinforced Cutting System

Craftsman 27333 46" 20 HP V-Twin Briggs & Stratton Riding Mower
  • 16" turn radius
  • 12 cutting heights
  • Automatic transmission
  • 5.5 mph top speed

The Craftsman gets the job done, whether it's cutting thick grass or pushing snow off the driveway. This tough machine is built with a cast-iron front axel and stamped steel frame to withstand any mowing or maintenance project thrown your way. 
 


Learn more about the Craftsman Smart Lawn App here.