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Wheel Horse 500 Special

Wheel Horse 500 Special lawn tractor photo
1968 - 1968
Garden tractor

The Wheel Horse 500 Special was special edition tractor to commemorate the Indianapolis 500. Wheel Horse has provided tractors to the Indy 500 as pit tractors for a number of years. The 500 Special was built to celebrate this; they were not actually used at the race.


Manufacturer:Wheel Horse
Factory:South Bend, Indiana, USA
Original price (USD)
   $600 (1968 )

Wheel Horse 500 Engine:

   6HP Tecumseh 221cc 1-cyl gasoline
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Dimensions & Tires:

Front tire:4.00-8
Rear tire:6.00-12
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Wheel Horse 500 attachments:

 32" mid-mount mower deck
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500 Serial Numbers:

Location:Model code in parentheses.
1968: (1-3631)

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Transmission:3-speed gear
Chassis:4x2 2WD
Cab:Open operator station.

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