Contender™ XT Zero Turn Mower

RESIDENTIAL PEDIGREE. PROSUMER POWER.

The Contender XT has the durability and performance of a commercial zero turn but with the comfort features that make mowing a joy for those who take pride in a well-mowed lawn. A Briggs & Stratton Commercial Series V-Twin powers the Contender XT, while the upgraded high-back seat and suspension deliver a luxury automotive-like ride experience.

Features

HEAVY-DUTY MOWER DECK

Experience a great cut with the added durability of a welded mower deck made from rugged 11-gauge steel with reinforced top, side skirts, corners and a steel front edge. Includes a limited lifetime warranty.**

COMMERCIAL SERIES ENGINE

Designed to perform under harsh, demanding conditions. With its patented five-step integrated cyclonic air management system, the Briggs & Stratton® Commercial Series Engine provides ultimate dust and debris protection for extended engine life.

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FRONT & REAR SUSPENSION

Now featuring adjustable rear coil-over shocks and a pivoting front axle with shocks for increased comfort and mowing productivity.

HEIGHT-OF-CUT

The mower deck lift system makes adjusting the fabricated steel mower deck a breeze. No wrestling with heavy levers, simply push the foot pedal and move the pin to the desired cutting height.

HYDRO-GEAR® TRANSAXLES

Designed for larger commercial mowing jobs, the ZT-3200™ Transaxles deliver continuous torque, smooth speed and bi-directional control.

**See operator’s manual or dealer for complete warranty details. Length of engine warranty coverage varies by manufacturer.
†100 lb. capacity, do not overload; do not carry passengers. See operator's manual for details.

Specs

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Model
5901743
Marketing Model
25/52"
US MSRP †
$7,249.00
CAN MSRP †
$9,249.00
Engine Brand
Briggs & Stratton®
Engine Model
Commercial Series V-Twin
Start Type
Electric, Key
Power Rating *
25
Cylinders
2
Choke/Throttle
Separate Controls
Engine Displacement (cc)
724
Fuel Tank Capacity (gal)
5.5
Battery (cca)
300
Transmission Type
Hydro-Gear® ZT-3200™
Ground Speed-Fwd (mph)
0 - 9
Ground Speed-Rev (mph)
0 - 4
Brake
Internal
Frame
11-Gauge
Front Tires (in)
13 x 6.5-6 / 4-Ply Smooth
Front Axle
Steel Pivoting
Rear Tires (in)
22 x 11-10 / Turf
Seat
18" High-Back
Suspension
SCS, Front & Rear
Cutting Width (in)
52
Mower Deck Type
Fabricated
Height-of-Cut (in)
1.5 - 4.5
Height-of-Cut Positions
15
Number of Blades
3
Mower Deck Removal
Frame Mounted
Anti-Scalp Wheels
4 Front
Spindle
Aluminum w/ Grease Zerk
Cargo Bed +
No
Steering
Twin Levers
Headlights
Optional
Fuel Level Indicator
Tank Gauge
Cup Holder
Standard, 2
Roll Over Protection (ROPS)
Fixed
Assembled Width (in)
68
Assembled Height (in)
68
Assembled Length (in)
81
Consumer Warranty (Product) **
4-Year/500 Hours
Commercial Warranty (Product) **
4-Year/500 Hours
Fabricated Mower Deck Warranty **
Lifetime
Blade Type
Electric PTO Switch
Fuel Gauge Location
Standard Gauge / Left Hand Fender
Rear Fenders
Steel

*All power levels are stated gross horsepower at 3600 rpm per SAE J1940 as rated by Briggs & Stratton.
+50 lb (Courier™) or 100 lb (Contender™) capacity, do not overload; do not carry passengers. See operator's manual for details.
**See operator's manual or dealer for complete warranty details. Length of engine warranty coverage varies by manufacturer.
†Suggested prices will vary by market. Prices in U.S. dollars. Set-up, delivery, documentation, and destination fees not included. See dealer for details. Features vary by model. We reserve the right to change specifications, features and pricing without notice. Not all models available in California.

Model
5901744
Marketing Model
25/61"
US MSRP †
$8,749.00
Engine Brand
Briggs & Stratton®
Engine Model
Commercial Series V-Twin
Start Type
Electric, Key
Power Rating *
25
Cylinders
2
Choke/Throttle
Separate Controls
Engine Displacement (cc)
724
Fuel Tank Capacity (gal)
5.5
Battery (cca)
300
Transmission Type
Hydro-Gear® ZT-3200™
Ground Speed-Fwd (mph)
0 - 9
Ground Speed-Rev (mph)
0 - 4
Brake
Internal
Frame
11-Gauge
Front Tires (in)
13 x 6.5-6 / 4-Ply Smooth
Front Axle
Steel Pivoting
Rear Tires (in)
22 x 11-10 / Turf
Seat
18" Suspension High-Back
Suspension
SCS, Front & Rear
Cutting Width (in)
61
Mower Deck Type
Fabricated
Height-of-Cut (in)
1.5 - 5
Height-of-Cut Positions
15
Number of Blades
3
Mower Deck Removal
Frame Mounted
Anti-Scalp Wheels
4-Front
Spindle
Aluminum w/ Grease Zerk
Cargo Bed +
No
Steering
Twin Levers
Headlights
Optional
Fuel Level Indicator
Tank Gauge
Cup Holder
Standard, 2
Roll Over Protection (ROPS)
Fixed
Assembled Width (in)
77
Assembled Height (in)
68
Assembled Length (in)
87
Consumer Warranty (Product) **
4-Year/500 Hours
Commercial Warranty (Product) **
4-Year/500 Hours
Fabricated Mower Deck Warranty **
Lifetime
Blade Type
Electric PTO Switch
Fuel Gauge Location
Standard Gauge / Left Hand Fender
Rear Fenders
Steel

*All power levels are stated gross horsepower at 3600 rpm per SAE J1940 as rated by Briggs & Stratton.
+50 lb (Courier™) or 100 lb (Contender™) capacity, do not overload; do not carry passengers. See operator's manual for details.
**See operator's manual or dealer for complete warranty details. Length of engine warranty coverage varies by manufacturer.
†Suggested prices will vary by market. Prices in U.S. dollars. Set-up, delivery, documentation, and destination fees not included. See dealer for details. Features vary by model. We reserve the right to change specifications, features and pricing without notice. Not all models available in California.

Model
5901743
5901744
Marketing Model
25/52"
25/61"
US MSRP †
$7,249.00
$8,749.00
CAN MSRP †
$9,249.00
Engine Brand
Briggs & Stratton®
Briggs & Stratton®
Engine Model
Commercial Series V-Twin
Commercial Series V-Twin
Start Type
Electric, Key
Electric, Key
Power Rating *
25
25
Cylinders
2
2
Choke/Throttle
Separate Controls
Separate Controls
Engine Displacement (cc)
724
724
Fuel Tank Capacity (gal)
5.5
5.5
Battery (cca)
300
300
Transmission Type
Hydro-Gear® ZT-3200™
Hydro-Gear® ZT-3200™
Ground Speed-Fwd (mph)
0 - 9
0 - 9
Ground Speed-Rev (mph)
0 - 4
0 - 4
Brake
Internal
Internal
Frame
11-Gauge
11-Gauge
Front Tires (in)
13 x 6.5-6 / 4-Ply Smooth
13 x 6.5-6 / 4-Ply Smooth
Front Axle
Steel Pivoting
Steel Pivoting
Rear Tires (in)
22 x 11-10 / Turf
22 x 11-10 / Turf
Seat
18" High-Back
18" Suspension High-Back
Suspension
SCS, Front & Rear
SCS, Front & Rear
Cutting Width (in)
52
61
Mower Deck Type
Fabricated
Fabricated
Height-of-Cut (in)
1.5 - 4.5
1.5 - 5
Height-of-Cut Positions
15
15
Number of Blades
3
3
Mower Deck Removal
Frame Mounted
Frame Mounted
Anti-Scalp Wheels
4 Front
4-Front
Spindle
Aluminum w/ Grease Zerk
Aluminum w/ Grease Zerk
Cargo Bed +
No
No
Steering
Twin Levers
Twin Levers
Headlights
Optional
Optional
Fuel Level Indicator
Tank Gauge
Tank Gauge
Cup Holder
Standard, 2
Standard, 2
Roll Over Protection (ROPS)
Fixed
Fixed
Assembled Width (in)
68
77
Assembled Height (in)
68
68
Assembled Length (in)
81
87
Consumer Warranty (Product) **
4-Year/500 Hours
4-Year/500 Hours
Commercial Warranty (Product) **
4-Year/500 Hours
4-Year/500 Hours
Fabricated Mower Deck Warranty **
Lifetime
Lifetime
Blade Type
Electric PTO Switch
Electric PTO Switch
Fuel Gauge Location
Standard Gauge / Left Hand Fender
Standard Gauge / Left Hand Fender
Rear Fenders
Steel
Steel

*All power levels are stated gross horsepower at 3600 rpm per SAE J1940 as rated by Briggs & Stratton.
+50 lb (Courier™) or 100 lb (Contender™) capacity, do not overload; do not carry passengers. See operator's manual for details.
**See operator's manual or dealer for complete warranty details. Length of engine warranty coverage varies by manufacturer.
†Suggested prices will vary by market. Prices in U.S. dollars. Set-up, delivery, documentation, and destination fees not included. See dealer for details. Features vary by model. We reserve the right to change specifications, features and pricing without notice. Not all models available in California.

Attachments

MULCHING KIT

Our innovative mulching kit reduces grass clippings and returns them to your lawn. Available for 52” and 61” mower decks. Shredder blades (sold separately) install to shred leaves with ease.

TRIPLE GRASS CATCHER

Collect grass clippings into three easy-to-empty bags for a clean finish. Available for 52” and 61” mower deck size. Capacity: 10 bushels

ZERO TURN HEADLIGHT KIT

Use the front headlight kit for better evening visibility while cutting the grass with your zero turn mower.

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