• V-Twin, air-cooled, Kubota 27HP petrol engine offers outstanding performance and quiet operation.
  • Engine specifically designed for mowing featuring Kubota’s clean-flow structure, which eliminates grass clippings clogging the wide cooling air passages.
  • Features removable engine cover for easy access, and a unique carburettor drain that simplifies seasonal storage, for maintenance that is simple and hassle free.

Mower Deck

  • Heavy-duty, 54″ pro commercial mower deck designed to maximize cutting performance.
  • 6″ deep, double V-belt deck features a unique baffling system that improves airflow to discharge grass clippings, and an anti-overflow system that reduces grass spillage for a well-manicured look.
  • Flexible yet sturdy discharge cover helps to prevent damage to shrubs and landscaping.
  • Kubota hydraulic lift system allows you to easily elevate the mower deck and roll right over obstacles with a simple push of the pedal. A special one-touch lock allows you to keep the deck raised for transportation.
  • Kubota’s unique flow plate design optimises airflow to allow repeated cutting, and the special mulching blades provide an extra-fine cut to leave a beautiful finish.


  • Cushioned seat with sturdy, padded armrests makes for a more comfortable ride. The adjustable seat also features an attached seatbelt for your protection.
  • Spacious operator deck built with uncluttered floor board for ample legroom.
  • User-friendly instrument panel keeps all controls and indicators close for easy access and viewing.


  • Seat panel lifts up for quick access to the HST.
  • The maintenance hatch on the operator platform makes upper mower access a snap. All three hatches can be opened at the same time. A dual-element air cleaner is also included.
  • Kubota’s innovative two-pin, tilt-up, lift feature allows the front to be easily raised without having to remove the mid-mount mower.



ZG227 Specifications

EngineModelKubota KGZ770-E2-M2
TypeGasoline, air-cooled V-Twin with heavy-duty canister air filter
Max. horsepower (Gross)27HP@3600 rpm
Total displacement (cc)768
Starting systemKey switch
DimensionsOverall length (mm)2093
Overall width (w/ mower) (mm)1710
Overall width (w/o mower) (mm)1210
Overall height (w/ ROPS upright) (mm)1775
Overall height (w/ ROPS folded) (mm)1320
Wheel base (mm)1295
TreadFront (mm)860
Rear (mm)930
Tire sizeFront13 × 5.0-6 Pneumatic
Rear23 × 10.5-12
Weight (w/ mower) (without fuel) (kg)544
Transmission system2-HST w/ Gear reduction
Speed control2-hand levers
Travel speed rangeForward (km/h)0-14.5
Reverse (km/h)0-8.0
Brake typeWet multi disks, foot applied, released
PTOTypeShaft drive
Clutch typeHydraulic independent PTO clutch with wet multi disks
PTO brakeWet single disk
Engine stop systemKey stop
Fuel tank capacity (L)28
BatteryU1L9 (12 V, RC: 30 min., CCA: 285, CA: 340)
Alternator capacity13.4 Amps at 12 Volts
Water temperature indicator -
Hour meterStandard
Fuel gaugeElectric
ZG227 Mower Deck Specifications

Mower lift system Hydraulic
Mower deck typePro commercial-Fabricated deck
Deck depth (mm)152
Belt type
Deck steel thickness (mm)4.2 / 4.6
Anti-scalp roller
Cutting width of mower54 in.
Number of blades3 blades
Cutting height1 in. ~ 5 in. / 1/4 in. increments
Mounting system of mowerQuick joint, parallel linkage
Blade tip speed (max.) 17000 FPM