Wheel Horse was a manufacturer of outdoor and garden power equipment, including lawn and garden tractors….Wheel Horse.

Do they still make Wheel Horse lawn mowers?

Wheel Horse was a manufacturer of outdoor and garden power equipment, including lawn and garden tractors….Wheel Horse.

Industry Power equipment
Defunct 1986
Fate Acquired
Successor The Toro Company
Headquarters South Bend, Indiana, USA

What happened to Wheel Horse tractors?

In 1986, the investment group sold Wheel Horse to Toro, which supplemented existing models with relatively inexpensive Toro-designed models branded with the Wheel Horse name. In 2007, Toro discontinued its Wheel Horse models and retired the brand name.

What is a Wheel Horse tractor worth?

Wheel Horse

Manufacturer Model Avg Asking Price
Wheel Horse C121 400.00
Wheel Horse C160 1400.00
Wheel Horse C175 375.00
Wheel Horse C81 290.00

When did Toro take over Wheel Horse?

Wheel Horse was purchased by Toro in 1986.

Is Toro Wheel Horse?

Note: Wheel Horse is owned by Toro, therefore the Toro parts lookup is used for Wheel Horse and Wheel Horse part numbers and parts will be labeled as Toro part numbers and parts.

When was the last Wheel Horse tractor made?

Since the Wheel Horse was manufactured from 1946 to 2007, it will require some detective work on your part to track down your model’s year.

What year was the Wheel Horse 312 8 made?

Model codes shown. FAQ: How to read a serial number table….Wheel Horse 312-8.

Dimensions & Tires
Wheelbase 45.5 inches 115 cm
Weight 547 to 656 pounds
Front tire 15×6.00-6
Rear tire 22×9.00-12

How do you tell what year my wheel horse is?

Some places to check include the left or right side of the frame, the rear left-hand side near the battery, beneath the seat on the mower’s frame near the springs, under the hood or near the engine. A thorough examination of the tractor should reveal the label that contains the model number.

Are old lawn mowers worth money?

The normal asking price for a vintage push mowers range from $60 to $150. The price is determined by supply and demand. If there are not many of this type of mower on the market the price is higher. If the market is flooded with this mower then this lowers your price.

Does Toro still make Wheel Horse?

Toro continued to make tractors under the Wheel Horse name for a number of years. The brand, however, continues to be a venerable name in mowers.

Who owns Toro and Wheel Horse?

American Motors Corporation (AMC)
In 1986 Toro acquired the Wheel Horse Products Division of American Motors Corporation (AMC). Wheel Horse manufactured lawn and garden tractors as well as riding lawn mowers. The division was spun off from AMC for $8 million so that the automaker could maintain focus on vehicles.

How do you tell the year of a Wheel Horse tractor?

Look up the model number of your Wheel Horse in the Tractor Blue Book, also known as the Grounds Maintenance Tractor Blue Book, to determine the model year.