Residential Ride-On Front Mowers


Power/fuel type
112 cm
Cutting width, max
94 cm
Cutting width, min
What's included
HUSQVARNA R 316TX - 970 54 27‑10

Not included

  • Steering knob
  • Cutting deck

Powerful Rider for challenging lawns

When taking on challenging lawns, you need a high-performing ride-on lawn mower with a wide range of accessories available. Husqvarna Rider R 316TX comes with a powerful V-twin engine and offers a choice of combi cutting decks for optional BioClip® (mulching) or rear ejection. The articulated steering makes tight turns smooth, while the LED headlights provide greater visibility. Integrated rails on the engine hood make it easy to attach accessories like cargo holder. Ready for Husqvarna Connect with Bluetooth®.
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TEMP BUNDLE EXCEPTION AU/NZ ONLY- Bundle contains of: 970542901 (R316TX Rider), 967152401 COMBI 103 CUTTING DECK)

Art no: 970 54 27‑10

TEMP BUNDLE EXCEPTION AU/NZ ONLY- Bundle contains of: 970542901 (R316TX Rider), 967152401 COMBI 103 CUTTING DECK)
Art no: 970 54 27‑10
Power/fuel typePetrol
Net power at preset rpm Energy1
9.6 kW
Net power at preset rpm2,900 rpm
Motor/engine manufacturerKawasaki
Engine nameFS481V
Cylinder displacement603 cm³
Engine coolingAir
Engine lubrication typeFull pressure
Oil filterYes
Exhaust emissions (CO₂ EU V)2
851 g/kWh
Battery capacity24 Ah
Battery typeLead-Acid
Battery pack weight7.2 kg
Battery manufacturerGlobal
Cutting deck
Uncut circle30 cm
Cutting width, min94 cm
Cutting width, max112 cm
Cutting height min25 mm
Cutting height max75 mm
Blade engagementAutomatic
Tyre dimensions, front170/60-8
Tyre dimensions, rear170/60-8
Wheelbase88.7 cm
Ground clearance120 mm
Base machine, length204.4 cm
Base machine, width88.3 cm
Base machine, height118.1 cm
Gross weight towed3
125 kg
Weight (excl. cutting equipment)240 kg
Drive system
PTO (Power Take Off)Belt Drive
Transmission typeHydrostatic
Drive methodDual pedal-operation
Speed forward max9 km/h
Speed reverse max5 mph
Speed reverse max8 km/h
Seat suspensionYes
Seat typePremium
Hour meter typeDigital
Seat materialVinyl
Seat back heightHigh
Foldable seatYes
Steering wheel typeErgonomic - soft grip
Parking brake, typeDisc
Vibration level steering wheel2.5 m/s²
Vibration level seat0.7 m/s²
Sound and noise
Sound pressure level at operators ear86 dB(A)
Sound power level, guaranteed (LWA)98 dB(A)
Sound power level, measured97 dB(A)
Owner support
Manuals, handbooks, spare parts, guides, and related information for R 316TX can be found in the product support.
Product support for R 316TX
  • 1Net power at preset rpm Energy: Net power rating as per SAE J1349, at specified RPM as specified by the engine manufacturer
  • 2Exhaust emissions (CO₂ EU V): This CO2 measurement results from testing over a fixed test cycle under laboratory conditions a(n) (parent) engine representative of the engine type (engine family) and shall not imply or express any guarantee of the performance of a particular engine.
  • 3Gross weight towed: For 2-wheel drive machines, towing of trailer is only allowed in dry conditions and on flat surfaces. Be aware that towing of trailer may shorten the life time of the Rider's transmission.