This mower is a gear drive, 5 gears. It has a 14.5 hp Briggs and Stratton Engine. The mower has about 300 hours on it. 2 new belts, rebuilt carb, new fuel line and filter. Runs good, starts good. I have it listed on e-bay right now. Check it out, the item # is 4362694264. PM me with any questions.