If you are looking for a four-wheel mower, this is the one for you! This John Deere x740 riding lawn mower is perfect for anyone with big yards. We have had this mower for 4 years and have never had a problem with it. The mower does great on all types of ground. This mower has met my expectation and then some. Performance The mower is suitable for all types of ground. The ground can be uneven and the mower still does a great job of mowing. The mower has enough power to climb hills, if needed. This machine can do it all. Handling The mower is user friendly and handles well against all terrains. Durability I have had to replace the blades at 150 hours on the mower. For the most part, this machine is maintenance free. Safety This mower has an open operator station in it, meaning it will not protect you if your rollover. It Has a wide wheel base of 55-inches. The machine is pretty stable and because of the way it was built, it should not tip but there is still a chance that it could. This lawn mower is also equipped with auto shut off, in the situation of the operator moving out of the seat while the mower is running. Engine Power The mower has a 24-horse power motor; therefore, it has plenty of power for its 62-inch deck to run at optimal running speeds. Comfortability The operator's seat is 18-inch wide. The seat also adjusts 7inches to preferred length of the operator. This mower has a cup holder that I use every time I'm on it. The steering wheel tilts which makes it easier to get off and on. Also, the mower has a 12-volt charger so you can charge your phone while mowing your yard. This mower is really easy to use. Conclusion I would highly recommend this mower to someone seeking a mower that is capable of doing a large amount of mowing. This mower can run with the best of them. It has plenty of power for any hill to climb, or it can cover a lot of ground quickly.