An Affordable Zero Turn With Serious Features

The Ferris® F160Z comes equipped with serious features. This compact and powerful zero-turn is designed to get you in and out of your jobs quickly and confidently. You’ll find the twin 5.5 gallon rugged fuel tanks, for a total capacity of 11-gallons, to keep you productive on the job site all day.

Powerful fuel efficient Briggs & Stratton Vanguard 810cc EFI engine or a Kawasaki® FX730V engine options for big, dependable performance with 3-year limited manufacturer’s warranty†.

F160Z Features:

  • Dual commercial Hydro-Gear® ZT-4400™ Transaxles feature 8.3” cooling fans that assist with repelling debris.
  • NEW! Comfortable thicker 1” tubular steering control levers.
  • iCD Cutting System Mower Deck available in 48” and 52” cutting widths allows for better airflow, discharge and superior cut quality. Optional professional stripe kit available for creating a neatly striped finish.
  • Comfortable suspension seat in premium mid-back design with adjustable cushioned armrests.
  • Foot-operated deck for easy cut height adjustments in 1.5″ to 5″ in .1/4″ increments.
  • 24″ drive tires for enhanced traction, flat-free front caster tires, 5.5-gallon dual fuel tanks, and the 52″ mower deck model features our cast iron, greaseable spindles for lasting performance.
  • Commercial lawn mower attachments like an array of collection systems, a mulch kit, a trailer hitch kit, and a commercial-grade ROPS mounted LED light kit.
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Engine Brand Vanguard™ 810 Kawasaki® FX730V Kawasaki® FX730V Vanguard™ 810 EFI
Engine Power Rating * 26 gross hp 23.5 gross hp 23.5 gross hp 28 gross hp
Displacement (cc) 810 726 726 810
PTO Electric Electric Electric Electric
Cylinders 2 2 2 2
Starter Electric Electric Electric Electric
Fuel Tank Capacity (gal) 11 11 11 11
Cutting Width (in) 48 48 52 52
Cutting Height (in) 1.5 – 5 1.5 – 5 1.5 – 5 1.5 – 5
Spindles Aluminum Aluminum Cast-Iron Cast-Iron
Deck Construction iCD™ Cutting System iCD™ Cutting System iCD™ Cutting System iCD™ Cutting System
Suspension N/A N/A N/A N/A
Transmission Dual commercial Hydro-Gear® ZT-4400™ Transaxles with 8.3″ cooling fans Dual commercial Hydro-Gear® ZT-4400™ Transaxles with 8.3″ cooling fans Dual commercial Hydro-Gear® ZT-4400™ Transaxles with 8.3″ cooling fans Dual commercial Hydro-Gear® ZT-4400™ Transaxles with 8.3″ cooling fans
Drive Axles (in) 1.375 Tapered 1.375 Tapered 1.375 Tapered 1.375 Tapered
Caster Tires (in) 13 x 6.5-6 Flat-free 13 x 6.5-6 Flat-free 13 x 6.5-6 Flat-free 13 x 6.5-6 Flat-free
Drive Tires (in) 24 x 9.5-12 24 x 9.5-12 24 x 9.5-12 24 x 9.5-12
Ground Speed-Fwd (mph) 0-10 0-10 0-10 0-10
Ground Speed-Rev (mph) 0-5 0-5 0-5 0-5
Overall Length (in) 78 78 78 78
Overall Width (in) Deflector Down/Deflector Up 61.5 / 51 61.5 / 51 67 / 54 67 / 54
Dry Weight (lbs) 997 997 1111 1111
Seat Package Premium suspension mid-back Premium suspension mid-back Premium suspension mid-back Premium suspension mid-back
Instrumentation Fuel level gauge in each tank, hour meter Fuel level gauge in each tank, hour meter Fuel level gauge in each tank, hour meter Fuel level gauge in each tank, hour meter
Certified Roll-over Protection System Standard, 180° foldable Standard, 180° foldable Standard, 180° foldable Standard, 180° foldable
Controls / Safety Group Seat activated engine kill, clutch safety switch, neutral and parking brake safety circuit, adjustable twin steering controls Seat activated engine kill, clutch safety switch, neutral and parking brake safety circuit, adjustable twin steering controls Seat activated engine kill, clutch safety switch, neutral and parking brake safety circuit, adjustable twin steering controls Seat activated engine kill, clutch safety switch, neutral and parking brake safety circuit, adjustable twin steering controls
Parking Brake / Safety Circuit Internal transaxle Internal transaxle Internal transaxle Internal transaxle
Warranty (Engine) † 3-Year limited manufacturer’s warranty 3-Year limited manufacturer’s warranty 3-Year limited manufacturer’s warranty 3-Year limited manufacturer’s warranty
Warranty (Balance of Machine) † 4-Year limited warranty (48 months) or 500 hours, whichever occurs first. Unlimited hours during the first 2 years (24 months). Belts, tires, brake pads, battery, blades: 90 days. 4-Year limited warranty (48 months) or 500 hours, whichever occurs first. Unlimited hours during the first 2 years (24 months). Belts, tires, brake pads, battery, blades: 90 days. 4-Year limited warranty (48 months) or 500 hours, whichever occurs first. Unlimited hours during the first 2 years (24 months). Belts, tires, brake pads, battery, blades: 90 days. 4-Year limited warranty (48 months) or 500 hours, whichever occurs first. Unlimited hours during the first 2 years (24 months). Belts, tires, brake pads, battery, blades: 90 days.

* All power levels are stated gross horsepower per SAE J2723 as rated by Kawasaki.
† See operator’s manual or dealer for complete warranty details. Refer to engine operator’s manual for engine warranty.

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