The best lawn tractor is the John Deere LX277, according to Popular Mechanics. Other highly ranked tractors include the Toro 1744HXL and Cub Cadet 2176. More » Home & Garden Outdoor

The Kubota T1880 fits the specifications recommended by Popular Mechanics for lawns three-quarters to one acre in size (17 to 22 horsepower engine and 42-inch deck). The T1880 has a 42-inch mowing deck and an 18-horsepow... More »

As of 2015, highly rated lawn tractors include the Swisher ZTR2460BS, Husqvarna 960430173 and Poulan Pro PB155G42. Best reviews, which recommends these lawn tractors, also praises the Snapper ZT2752 300Z and MTD 13BC762F... More » Home & Garden Outdoor

Keep a John Deere lawn tractor maintained by scheduling and performing regular maintenance on the tractor's air filter, fuel filter, mower deck and spark plugs. All of these tasks are simple enough to be performed at hom... More » Home & Garden Outdoor

Some good lawn and garden tractors include the Toro GT420, Craftsman 20442, John Deere X300 and the Troy-Bilt Mustang tractors, according to Consumer Reports and Popular Mechanics. These tractors provide high-tech featur... More »

John Deere lawn tractors with power steering include models X310, X360, X530, X534 and X540. Other models with power steering include X590, X710, X730, X734 and X738, in addition to several more. Power steering offers mo... More » Home & Garden Outdoor

The top brands for riding lawn motors include Craftsman, Husqvarna, John Deere, and Snapper and Simplicity products associated with engine manufacturer Briggs & Stratton, according to Consumer Reports. Craftsman products... More » Home & Garden Outdoor