Delivery within 7-14 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 48 in. 24 HP Hydrostatic Front-Engine Riding Mower is powered by an exclusive overhead valve design engine which offers efficient fuel economy while maintaining superior power. Automatic transmission and 2 foot control pedals allow you to set your own pace while moving forward and reverse. Rear wheel drive 22 in. wheels offer excellent traction no matter how rough the terrain. Cast iron front axle offers durability. The tight 18 in. turning radius allows for superb maneuverability.