Cub Cadet Ultima ZT1 42 in. 56-Volt MAX 60 Ah Battery Lithium-Ion Electric Drive Zero Turn Mower

Item # 318624821 | Cub Cadet Part # ZT1-42E | UPC Code 043033597642 | UNSPSC Code 27112014
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Product Overview

The industry-leading Ultima Series that delivers strength, comfort and quality is now available in a fully electric lithium-ion battery powered zero turn mower. This latest battery technology provides a quiet operation and extended run time with rapid recharge and no power fade, delivering uncompromising power, minimal maintenance and the cut quality you can expect from its gas counterpart. The ZT42E comes equipped with a 42 in., twin blade cutting deck that can power through up to 2 acres on a single charge without any power fade. Automotive-grade corrosion defense system will protect your 2 in. x 2 in. tubular steel frame from wear and tear, preserving your lawn mower. Large rear tires provide enhanced traction on uneven terrain. Recharge quickly in just 4-hours. Ride in comfort up to 6 mph with a premium cut and sew high back 20 in. seat, 2 USB charging ports and a cup holder. This hassle-free, easy-to-use mowing experience is all backed by an industry leading warranty, 3-year limited residential and a 4-year limited battery.

  • For questions about service and repair, please call the Cub Cadet customer service line (877)-428-2349, or reference the Service & Repair Document
  • Mow up to 2 acres on a single charge without power fade recharges in about 4-hours
  • Quiet operation with no engine maintenance, no oil changes, no belts and no gas provides a hassle-free, easy-to-use mowing experience
  • No exhaust, carbon monoxide, or unburned hydrocarbons from the on-board source of power
  • 56-Volt max, 60 Ah, 1500-Watt-hour lithium-ion battery that can be charged using a standard 110-Volt outlet
  • 2 in. x 2 in. tubular steel frame with an automotive-grade corrosion defense system to protect against wear and tear
  • Backed by expert service and knowledgeable support from the nationwide network of Cub Cadet dealers
  • Built-in America and backed by a 3-year limited residential and 4-year limited battery warranty
  • Dual automatic electric transmissions quickly leaves your lawn with a professional finish
  • Large, 20 in. x 8.8 in., rear wheels provide excellent traction, minimize turfing and provide a better ride on uneven ground at higher speeds
  • 11-gauge., 42 in., twin blade deck with 3 mowing options: side discharge, bagging or mulching
  • Foot pedal with spring assist deck lift and 15-positions
  • LED headlights for advanced lighting and maximum visibility to mow when you want
  • Ride in comfort with a 20 in. premium high-back adjustable seat, a rubber floor mat, and a durable, advanced polymer seat suspension system
  • Adjustable lap bars and industry-exclusive ergonomic hand grips optimized for comfort providing you the confidence to maximize your speed and reduce operator fatigue
  • Equipped with 2 USB ports to charge devices while you mow and a cup holder for your beverage

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Assembled Depth (in.)
Assembled Height (in.)
Assembled Width (in.)
Assembly Required
CARB Compliant
CARB Compliant
Certifications and Listings
CARB Compliant
Cutting Options
Cutting Width
42 inches
Deck Material
11 Gauge Steel
Deck Width
Engine Torque (ft.-lb.)
Fuel Tank Capacity (gallons)
Manufacturer Warranty
3-Year Limited Warranty
Maximum Forward Speed (mph)
Number of Blades
2, 2 blades
Power Source
Product Weight (lb.)
Start Type
Terrain Type
Flat with Obstacles, Hilly
Turning Radius (in.)


3-Year Limited Warranty