CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Husqvarna – the world's leading manufacturer of outdoor power equipment -- continues to reduce the gap between man and machine, with innovative, powerful new products that make lawn and garden care easier than ever for homeowners.
Ingenious robotic mowers that require minimal operator support, a highly-efficient battery powered trimmer, and a technologically-advanced walk-behind mower add to Husqvarna's centuries-old reputation for engineering excellence.
Husqvarna will display these and other new, innovative products October 21-23 at GIE+EXPO, booth #9094, at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville. Visit www.gie-expo.com.
"These new products superbly continue our tradition of producing powerful, ergonomic products that are packed with innovation," said Jeff Dewosky Vice President, General Manager for Husqvarna NA. "We are proud to be delivering homeowners more high-quality products that are convenient to use, reliable and durable."
Advancements in Robotic Mowing
Husqvarna is the world's market leader in robotic lawn mowing, and its new three-product line offers users a range of features and benefits that are unprecedented in the industry.
The Husqvarna Automower® 315, for smaller yet complex lawns; Husqvarna Automower® 430X, for medium- to large-size lawns; and Husqvarna Automower® 450X, for large lawns, blend ease-of-use with advanced technologies to produce a carpet-like lawn with minimum interaction with the machine.
The Husqvarna Automower® 315 has a mowing capacity of 1/3 acre, delivering silent, emission-free performance over rough terrain, steep slopes and in complex areas. Its manufacturer's suggested retail price (MSRP) is $1,999 in the U.S.; C$2,199 in Canada.
The Husqvarna Automower® 430X has a mowing capacity of 2/3 acre, and its environmentally-friendly solution delivers a continuously well-cut lawn, even with steep slopes and intricate lawn layouts. Its MSRP is $2,699 in the U.S.; C$2,999 in Canada.
The Husqvarna Automower® 450X has a mowing capacity of 1.25 acres, and its numerous sophisticated, built-in functions include Automower® Connect, a smartphone app that allows the user to keep track of and control the robotic mower from anywhere. Its MSRP is $3,499 in the U.S.; C$3,999 in Canada.
A new addition to the Husqvarna Battery Series of ergonomic, low-maintenance products enables homeowners to easily complete even the most challenging task -- with no gas and no emissions.
The Husqvarna 136LiL trimmer features high-quality performance that efficiently gets the job done, thanks to advanced battery technology that allows for optimal power. The intuitive keypad allows for one-touch on/off control and access to the savE™ mode, which lowers output performance and increases battery life in less demanding situations.
Driven by a powerful 40V lithium-ion battery pack, it provides a telescopic shaft and a broad 13" cutting diameter. Its MSRP is $199.95 in the U.S.; C$229.99 in Canada.
Mowing with Ease
The latest walk-behind mower – the Husqvarna LC221Ai – integrates technology advancements with proven design elements, providing balance and power to all four wheels. It meets the highest expectations for tough-terrain cutting – even in urban environments.
Its multitude of key features include: All-Wheel Drive for optimum traction on hills or wet grass; a high-capacity 2.3-bushel bag; a 15-gauge steel high performance deck for superior cutting; a 21" all-in-one cutting blade; and the simple to use, no-prime, no–choke InStart bail starting system. Its MSRP is $549.95 in the U.S.; C$699.99 in Canada.
Husqvarna Professional Products Inc. is a subsidiary of the Husqvarna Group. Husqvarna Group is the world's largest producer of outdoor power products including robotic lawn mowers, garden tractors, chainsaws and trimmers. The Group is also the European leader in consumer watering products and one of the world leaders in cutting equipment and diamond tools for the construction and stone industries. Founded in 1689 and celebrating over 325 years of engineering innovation, the Group's products and solutions are sold via dealers and retailers to both consumers and professional users in more than 100 countries. Net sales in 2014 amounted to 32.8 billion SEK, and the Group had 14,337 employees on average in more than 40 countries. High-resolution images and Web images are available at www.husqvarna.com/us.
Kelsey Walker, Ketchum, 404.879.9294