2014 Simplicity Legacy XL™ 27 4WD Briggs & Stratton Diesel Engine


420 Hours
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Wertz Farm & Power Equipment
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Legacy XL™ 27 4WD Briggs & Stratton Diesel Engine


Dealer Insights

2012 Simplicity Legacy XL Diesel 4WD Tractor.
27hp Briggs Vanguard Diesel Engine, 4WD, Shaft Driven Hydrostatic Transmission, Power Steering, Tilt Wheel, Hydraulic Lift, Joystick Controlled Front Hydraulics,
3PTH, 540 PTO, 54" Shaft Driven Deck, Electric Height of Cut.
420 Hrs.


A Subcompact Tractor, When You Have Big Jobs to Do

A day's work doesn't have to take all day. The Legacy XL™ combines the toughness of a compact tractor with the comfort and control of a garden tractor, giving you the power and reliability you need to get tough landscaping jobs done with one machine. The front quick-connect hydraulics and category 1 (modified), 3-point hitch make attaching attachments to the 540 rpm PTO a snap. The exclusive Free Floating™ mower deck gives you the beautiful lawn you've come to expect from Simplicity® Mowers.

Key Features
  • Briggs & Stratton® Diesel Engine: Built to work as hard as you do, 27-gross hp V-Twin, air-cooled Kohler Command™ engine is loaded with commercial mower features
  • Transmission: At the heart of the Legacy XL™ is the Tuff Torq™ K92 transmission. With 8-cc charge pump that delivers 5.3 gallons of oil flow per minute. That's plenty of hydraulic capacity for powering the tractor and tractor attachments.
  • Tough Front Axle: A tough cast-iron axle to handle heavy front tractor attachments plus standard power steering that makes tight 28-in radius turns (2WD model only)
  • ACT: With Automatic Controlled Traction™ (ACT), drive power is continuously supplied to both rear tires maintaining superior traction and lessening turf damage.
  • Mower Deck Options: The Legacy XL™ has two mowing deck sizes available to suit your individual cutting needs. Choose from a Deep Profile 54"or fabricated 61" decks.
  • Make: Briggs & Stratton
  • Model: Diesel
  • Start Type: Key
  • Power Rating: 27 gross hp
  • Cylinders: 3
  • Choke/Throttle: Glow Plugs & Throttle
  • Fuel Tank Capacity (U.S. Gallons): 6 Gal
  • Battery(cca): 500cca
  • Type: Tuff Torq® K92
  • Differential: Hydro
  • Speed - Fwd: 0-9.0
  • Speed - Rev: 0-5.5
  • Automatic Controlled Traction™: Standard
  • 4WD: Standard
  • Brake: Internal Wet Disc
  • Frame Steel: 7-Gauge
  • Front Axle: Cast-Iron
  • Front Tires: 18 x 8.5/4-Ply Field Trac
  • Rear Tires: 26 x 12.0-12/4-Ply Field Trac
  • Attachment Lift: Hydraulic
  • Seat: 18" High-Back
Mower Deck
  • Cutting Width (inches): 54", 61"
  • Mower Deck Type: Stamped Steel (54"), Fabricated (61")
  • Height-of-Cut (inches): 1.5-4
  • Height-of-Cut Positions: Infinite, Electric
  • # of Blades: 3
  • Blade Engagement: Electric PTO Switch
  • Rear Rollers: Full-Width Striping
  • Mower Removal: 2-Quick Pins
  • Spindle: Stamped Steel (54"), Commercial Aluminum (61")
  • Mower Steel Gauge: 10-Gauge
  • Washout Port: Standard on 54"
  • Cruise Control: Standard
  • Steering: Power
  • Headlights: Halogen
  • Hourmeter: Standard
  • Fuel Level Indicator: Standard On Dash
  • 12 Volt DC Outlet: Standard
  • Cup Holder: Standard
  • Hand Grips: Standard
  • Turning Radius: 28"
  • Assembled Length (inches): 81"
  • Assembled Width (inches): 45"
  • Assembled Height (inches): 51"
Limited Warranty
  • Residential: 3-Years
  • Commercial: 90-Days
  • Turbo Collection System: The turbo blower tractor attachment easily attaches to the mower and gets power directly from the mower rather than an expensive auxiliary engine design.
  • CleanSweep™ Twin Grass Catcher: Twin catcher-Up to 6.5-bushels are collected in two removable, easy-to-empty grass bags.
  • Wide Body Cart Yard Debris Collector: 17-bushel hopper tilts for easy emptying; swivel-wheel design make yard cleanup easy!
  • 50" Tiller: Featuring a heavyduty gearbox and side shift positioning. This heavy-duty tiller has a cultivating depth up to 7".
  • 54" Mulcher Kit/Shredder Kit: Our innovative system reduces clippings and returns them to your lawn. Shredder blades (sold separately) install to pulverize crispy fall leaves
  • 42" Single-Stage Snow Blower Attachment: Make short work of the deepest snow with this rugged single-stage snow blower attachment. Also available in 46".
  • Front loader with 48" bucket attachment: The front loader tractor attachment features a 500-lb lift capacity, a “walk on/off” design and the loader operates with the mower installed. (Please Note to use with 61? mower deck an additional kit is required. See dealer for details.
  • Tractor Tire Chains and Rear Weights: Weight carrier and weights install easily. Weights (33- or 50-lbs each) enhance traction on your mower with front tractor attachments.
  • Front Carrier and Weights: Maintain responsive handling and traction with heavy, rear-mounted attachments
  • 3-Point Hitch Attachment Category 1 (modified): Category 1, (modified) and 540 rpm PTO allows operation of heavy rear tractor attachments such as a tiller, cultivator or disk.
  • ROPs (Roll Over Protective Structure): Features hinged releases for garage storage and low clearance applications. Standard with seat belt.
  • Back-Hoe Attachment: Hydraulic tractor controls make each implement function efficiently. Backhoe Attachment: 9” wide bucket, digs 6.5-ft deep, with a 10-ft reach. Includes stabilizer arms.
  • Box Scraper/Scarifier: Prepares and levels soil for smoother landscaping.
  • Rear Grader Blade: Category 1, 3-point hitch rear scraper grader blade in 60? width.
  • Post Hole Digger: This post hole digger attachment has a 3-point hitch and rear PTO drive a 6" diameter auger.
  • 60" (Hydraulic) Rotary Broom: 26" diameter heavy-duty brush, hydraulic or manual angling; shaft driven with quick-coupler design.
  • Snow Cab Deluxe Hard Side: The Hard Side Snow Blower Snow Cab comes standard with electric windshield wiper, mirrors, work lights, locking doors and front/rear pivoting glass for safe and warm snow removal. Easily remove panels for off-season use
All Power levels are stated gross horsepower at 3600 rpm per SAE J1940 as rated by Briggs & Stratton.



Engine Manufacturer
Briggs & Stratton
Horse Power
27 hp
Engine Type


Tuff Torq® K92
Wheel Size
Front: 18 x 8.5/4-Ply Field Trac; Rear: 26 x 12.0-12/4-Ply Field Trac
Fuel Capacity
6 gal.


Deck Size
Optional: 54, 61 in.
Discharge Type
Side; Optional: Mulch, Bag