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With a powerful engine, four-wheel suspension, and a 61" deck, the STIHL RZ 261 is a premium zero-turn mower that will help homeowners get more done.

Whether it’s a large residential lawn or farm, the STIHL RZ 261 is the largest consumer model of zero-turn mower in the STIHL lineup, making it the ideal fit for a range of properties. Powered by its reliable 25 hp V-Twin Briggs & Stratton® engine and built on a versatile four-wheel suspension system with adjustable rear shock absorbers, the STIHL RZ 261 delivers the power to take on the job, plus the support to get it done comfortably. The Hydro-Gear® ZT-3100 transaxles enable 8.5 mph forward ground speed for smooth and efficient cutting. Two USB-A ports allow users to charge devices while mowing, helping make the STIHL RZ 261 a fantastic combination of performance, comfort, and capability.


  • Four-wheel suspension system with four shock absorbers, allows faster mowing and maximizes operator comfort.
  • Front suspension features a pivoting solid front axle.
  • Two USB-A ports provide 3.15 amps of power to charge your devices while you mow.
  • Hydro-Gear® ZT-3100 transaxles enable 13 km max ground speed.
  • Durable, commercial-grade 61“ mowing deck ensures long life and quality cutting.
  • The Briggs and Stratton Commercial V-Twin Engine features a 5-step Cyclonic Air Filtration system for a longer lasting engine.

Technical details

Cutting width155 cm
Cutting height38 - 115 mm
Tank capacity14 l
Motor typeV-Twin CXi Series
Displacement724 cm³

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