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In The News [25]

July 19, 2013

Consumer Reports: It's what the Cub Cadet RZT-S Zero rider lacks that counts

The mower testers at Consumer Reports are scouting out the next batch of mowers for our tests and found a zero-turn-radius rider that looks like a game changer.

July 19, 2013

FOX News: It's what the Cub Cadet RZT-S Zero rider lacks that counts

The mower testers at Consumer Reports are scouting out the next batch of mowers for our tests and found a zero-turn-radius rider that looks like a game changer. Playing off its name, the Cub Cadet RZT-S Zero claims to have "zero engine noise, zero engine maintenance, zero gas, zero oil, zero oil filters, zero belts ... and most importantly, zero hassle." Based on our first impressions of the new mower at a recent Cub Cadet event, we're looking forward to putting it through our full battery of tests. Read more:

July 9, 2013

Mowers of the Future

If a fortuneteller stared into her crystal ball, what would she see in the future for mowers? Hovering decks, reclining seats and engines that purify the air? While none of those features seem to be in the near future, manufacturers are making changes to their equipment that forecast what landscapers could expect to see with new mowers.

June 10, 2013

TODAY Show Clip: 8 gadget ideas for Father’s Day

Steve Greenberg, author of “Gadget Nation,” shows off a few products you can give your dad for Father’s Day, such as small device to analyze his golf swing, an iPhone case that doubles as a tool kit, and an iceless cooler.

May 15, 2013

Going Electric One Step at a Time

Being electric, the mower has zero engine noise, zero gasoline and oil, zero emissions and zero belts to maintain. With the advent of direct drive power system, the RZT S Zero provides a full 60 minutes of mowing without power fade.

April 5, 2013

Cub Cadet introduces first electric ZTR lawnmower

The first Cub Cadet electric-powered zero-turn-radius (ZTR) riding lawnmower will arrive in stores this month.

May 28, 2012

Mow Down Show Down

We challenged the major mower manufacturers to show us their premier mowers for 2012 and highlight the features that make each a winner.

April 18, 2012

Cavs Fans Are You Up for the Cub Cadet Challenge?

Wednesday, April 25th is Cavaliers Fan Appreciation Night presented by HorseShoe Casino Cleveland at The Q, a big deal in itself, but this year Cavs’ longtime sponsor Cub Cadet is bringing something really cool to The Q. An experience like no other — the Cub Cadet Test Drive Challenge Tour makes its Cleveland debut at The Q!

April 9, 2012

Cub Cadet RZT Rated Best Buy Zero-Turn Radius Mower

In the March issue of Consumers Digest, editors proclaimed the Cub Cadet RZTTM S 42 4-Wheel Steer Zero-Turn Rider as a Best Buy in the zero-turn-radius (ZTR) riding lawn mower product category.

March 30, 2012

Louisville Residents Ride Into Spring

Hundreds of Louisville area residents welcomed Spring last week by taking the opportunity to be among the first to test drive the latest technology in riding lawnmower equipment at the Cub Cadet Test Drive Challenge.

March 21, 2012

Government Product News features Cub Cadet's TANK SZ on cover

Cub Cadet's TANK SZ is featured on the cover of Government Product News' 'Gearing up for Spring' Issue. Read more about the TANK SZ's smart features on page 22.

March 21, 2012

Cub Cadet Test Drive Challenge: Put the best to the test

The Test Drive Challenge will showcase the all-new RZT S zero-turn rider with four-wheel steering and the Series 1000 lawn tractor with Electronic Power Steering.

February 8, 2012

Cub Cadet's TANK SZ featured in Total Landscape Care's Mow Down Show Down

The 2012 motor racing season opens this month when NASCAR takes the track in Daytona. By the end of February, you may be getting ready for your opening laps, too. Total Landscape Care challenged manufacturers to highlight their premier mowers for 2012 for this Mow Down, Show Down feature. Check out how Cub Cadet’s TANK SZ ranked against the competition.

December 19, 2011

Cub Cadet's TANK S LP featured in American School & University Top 10 Products Issue

Cub Cadet’s TANK S LP ranked third in American School & University’s Top 10 Products of 2011. Top products were determined by reader response.

December 5, 2011

Cub Cadet RZT S Sneak Peek from HANDY Magazine

HANDY Magazine test drives the new Cub Cadet RZT S zero-turn riding mower with four-wheel steering. The new RZT S from Cub Cadet is scheduled to reach dealers in the spring of 2012.

September 30, 2011

Cub Cadet's Push Blower JS 1150 featured in This Old House

When the leaves start piling up this fall, don't sweat it. Our high-powered yard-clearing arsenal stands at the ready to turn that age-old chore into, well, less of one...

July 20, 2011

Get A Behind-The-Scenes Look at the Cub Cadet Log Splitter Ad

As you may remember, Tom Cwenar recently won an advertising award in this year’s Communication Arts Photo Annual for his image of a tree made up of split logs. The ad was for Brunner and their client, Cub Cadet. Tom’s image intrigued me. How did he do it? Was it CG? If not, how long did it take to build? Where did the idea come from?

May 9, 2011

See Cub Cadet Commercial's TANK S on Page 14 of Government Product News

It doesn't take much more than a winter thaw to get Tony Fennell, supervisor for the Fargo, N.D., Street Department, thinking about warmer weather and islands - the many islands within the city of Fargo, that is...

April 28, 2011

See Cub Cadet's Series 2000 in Men's Journal

The Real Man’s Rider Riding mowers handle about as well as Zambonis, but the Cub Cadet GTX 2154LE is equipped with electronic power steering, which lessens the chances you’ll mow over the herb garden...

November 12, 2010

Cub Cadet's 200 Series Featured in Popular Mechanics

An electronic ignition mechanism makes firing up this 21-inch-wide, 179-cc snow thrower a snap—even in the coldest conditions.

June 14, 2010

Cub Cadet's Z Force S in the Wall Street Journal

Linda and Bob Thayer of Wellington, Ohio, recently invested in a sporty new set of wheels. It boasts a premium engine, high-backed ergonomic seating and all-wheel steering that can turn the vehicle on a dime. It also cuts the grass....

April 26, 2010

Free Joy Rides

As part of the Cub Cadet Test Drive Challenge, the company brought a series of mowers to the plaza that sits between Progressive Field and Quicken Loans Arena — homes to the Cleveland Indians and Cleveland Cavaliers respectively. Between the two teams the company had an opportunity to reach nearly 30,000 fans in just one afternoon

April 21, 2010

Cub Cadet's Z Force S LP in Popular Science

Propane fuels your camp stove and patio grill because it burns efficiently and is easy to store safely. Now the same canisters are making lawn mowers more eco- and user-friendly, too. The propane-powered Eco Mower spews 26 percent less greenhouse gases and 60 percent less carbon monoxide than a gasoline model, plus you can replace its fuel conveniently and inexpensively…

April 16, 2010

Cub Cadet's Z Force S in Living the Country Life

Cub Cadet is now giving consumers a choice in the zero-turn mower market with the Z Force S. The model features patented Synchro Steer technology, which unlike lap bars, controls all four wheels to provide the user with more complete control on diverse terrain like slopes and hillsides. The Z Force S is a more intuitive zero-turn rider with zero learning curve....

October 23, 2009

Cub Cadet's Z Force S on

Whether you're a lawn care professional or just a guy with a big yard, you can get it cut quickly and greenly with the Cub Cadet Z Force S ($5,500-$6,500; 2010). As the first zero-turn riding mower with a steering wheel instead of lap bars, the Z Force S' wheel controls both the front wheels and the independently controlled back wheels for greater maneuverability...