The Cub Cadet 42 in. 19 HP Kohler CARB Automatic Front-Engine Riding Mower is ideal for flat or hilly yards of under 1 acre in size. The mower features a 19 HP Kohler single-cylinder engine, an automatic transmission with cruise control and a 42 in. heavy-duty twin blade cutting system for a powerful, efficient performance. The mower has a welded steel frame and cast-iron front axle for durability and offers 12 cutting height positions ranging from 1.5 in. to 4 in. for customized cutting. The mower travels at speeds up to 5.2 mph forward and 2.3 mph in reverse for efficient mowing.