BOB-CAT® Enhances Power, Cut Quality, Controls on Predator Pro and ProCat


  • BOB-CAT introduces the new DuraDeck XF 61” cutting deck that improves lift
    and grass dispersement for excellent cut quality.
  • The Predator-Pro also received a power upgrade with a new Kawasaki
    FX1000V engine.
  • Improved controls on the Predator-Pro and ProCat provide all-day comfort and
    precise handling.

JOHNSON CREEK, Wis. (December 6, 2016) – BOB-CAT®, a leading manufacturer of
commercial-quality turf mowers, announces several new updates to its top-line commercial
zero-turn mowers, the Predator-Pro and ProCat. These improvements highlight the
company’s continued commitment to providing the highest level of quality and value to its

The Predator-Pro and ProCat mowers now feature the all-new 61” DuraDeck XF cutting deck.
The mower is 3/4” deeper, allowing for more airflow and better dispersement of clippings.
The airflow and enhanced baffle system also improves the vacuum and lift of the grass,
providing an even better quality of cut. BOB-CAT upgraded the engine on the 61” and 72”
Predator-Pro models to the Kawasaki FX1000V engine. This engine offers more horsepower,
helping give lawn care professionals the added boost they need for tough mowing conditions.
The ProCat 52” mower also increased its engine power, from a Kawasaki FX651V engine to an
FX691V engine.

Finally, BOB-CAT added smoother controls to the powerful new Predator-Pro and ProCat
mowers. The updated controls are more intuitive, easier to use and offer precise handling.

These new additions to the mower showcase the three pillars of the “BOB-CAT Promise”,
which include quality of cut, durability, and ease of ownership. BOB-CAT also strengthens
that promise through relationships with endusers.

“We’re always talking to our customers and dealers, figuring out how we can make our
mowers even better,” said BOB-CAT® Product Manager Ron Scheffler. “We took their
feedback and went above and beyond. We stand behind the BOB-CAT Promise, and
our three pillars are the driving force behind these advances.” The Predator-Pro and
ProCat are backed by an industry leading 6-year / 2750 hour
MOW WITH CONFIDENCE limited warranty.

To learn more about the full line of BOB-CAT® mowers or to find a local dealer, visit or call BOB-CAT® Customer Service at (866) 469-1242.