Delivery within 7-10 days by a local John Deere representative. At Delivery the customer will be taught by John Deere how to operate and maintain the mower. The John Deere 42 in. 17.5 HP Front-Engine Riding Mower has a cast iron front axle for added durability and a full-length welded steel frame to enhance operator comfort. The overhead valve design engine offers superior power and efficient fuel economy. 5-speed gear drive transmission allows the operator to determine most comfortable speed. The tight 18 in. turning radius allows for superb maneuverability. Wide step-through frame allows access from either side of tractor.