John Deere Z997R Diesel


  • 7Iron™ PRO Deck for the highest-quality cut
  • Powerful 3-cylinder, liquid-cooled diesel engine
  • Hydrostatic transmission
  • 18.5 km/h top speed
Mower Cutting Width Up to 183 cm (72 in.)
Engine Power 27 kW ( 37.4 hp)
Fuel Tank Capacity 43.5 L

Muscle your way through the tough stuff

Sometimes the job calls for sheer power. That’s when you call on the Z997R Zero-Turn Diesel. This heavy-duty, large-capacity machine gives you front-mower-like power in a zero-turn mower – along with the ZTrak™ productivity and dependability you can count on.

The Z997R is available in four different deck configurations to fit your needs:

  • 152 cm (60 in.) 7Iron™ PRO Side-Discharge Deck
  • 183 cm (72 in.) 7Iron™ PRO Side-Discharge Deck
  • 152 cm (60 in.) Rear-Discharge Deck
  • 152 cm (60 in.) Mulch On Demand Deck