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STIHL RT5097 Ride-On Mower

STIHL RT5097 Ride-On Mower
 STIHL RT5097 Ride-On MowerSTIHL RT5097 Ride-On Mower 
Our Price:  £3,303.00
List Price:  £3,670.00
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(Inc. 20% VAT)(£2,752.50 Exc. VAT)


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A highly manoeuvrable petrol ride-on mower with an efficient cutting heights system, electromagnetic blades and a large grass collection box ideal for mowing lawns up to 6000 m2.  

The STIHL RT 5097 ride-on mower with its STIHL EVC 4000 engine and a hydrostatic transmission offers a powerful ride-one mowing experience that is ideal for larger gardens up to 6000 m2.  

High mowing performance

The RT 5097 is equipped with electromagnetic blades that can be easily activated or deactivated using the clutch for a high quality mowing experience with high cutting results.  In addition; the RT 5097 ride-on mower features an adjustable cutting heights system ranging between 30 mm to 100 mm cutting heights to tailor the cut based on user preference, grass type and condition of the grass.   This cutting heights system can be easily adjusted using the lever that is conveniently located next to the drivers seat.

The catching management system feature on the STIHL RT 5097 ride-on mower delivers an excellent cutting finish by directing and guiding the grass towards the blades for a finer cut. 

250 litre grass catcher box

The RT 5097 features a large 250 litre grass catcher box to collect the grass cuttings, and once full; the user is able to easily and effortlessly empty the cuttings using the curved handle lever.  The catcher box can also be cleaned easily; adding to the low maintenance of the ride-on mower. 

Easy manoeuvrability 

The STIHL RT 5097 also feature a single pedal drive which makes it easier for the user to change direction forward to reverse motionenhancing smooth manoeuvrability even in confined spaces, giving the user full control.  

Designed for comfort

The RT 5097 petrol ride-on mower is designed for the ultimate user comfort thanks to features such as the tool-free adjustable spring-loaded seat to accommodate for the individual's height and preference.  In addition; this STIHL ride-on mower consists of a low step; not just for easy access onto the mower; but it also allows ample leg room for the user.


This model comes with a 5 year warranty.  T&C's apply.  

  • Weight : 228 kg
  • Length: 206 cm
  • Width: 98 cm
  • Height: 115 cm
  • Engine : STIHL EVC 4000 
  • Mowing Deck : 95 cm 
  • Cutting Width : 95 cm
  • Cutting Height : 30-100 mm
  • Grass Catcher Box : 250 litre
  • Gearbox : Hydrostatic 
  • Tank Capacity : 9
  • Displacement : 452 cm3
  • Guaranteed Sound Power: 100 dB(A)
  • Measured Sound Pressure Level: 86 dB(A)
  • Vibration Level: 0.98/ 2.60 m/s2


Brand:  STIHL
Power Source:  Petrol
Delivery Restrictions Apply:  Tractors and ride-ons are delivered by our own staff for free within 100 miles of Worcester only (charges apply to other areas).

Part Number:  61602000023
SKU: S1-RT5097

Why choose us?

Garden Machinery Direct is a family run business with over 50 years experience in selling and servicing garden equipment. We are one of the biggest garden machinery retailers in the UK. Based in the Midlands, we are well placed to deliver products across the UK. We are main agents for all the biggest garden machinery brands, and have fantastic working relationships with world leading manufacturers.

Our goal is to offer customers top of the range garden machinery at discount prices, delivered direct to your door. Our friendly and professional staff are available by telephone or email to give expert advice on the equipment most suited to your needs or to answer any queries you may have. We also operate an efficient spare parts service, utilising the latest computer link-ups direct to manufacturers stocks.

All of the garden machinery we sell carries a manufacturers guarantee, supported by a nationwide network of authorised service dealers.

At Garden Machinery Direct we offer our customers the best deals and even better service.

Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions.

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  • All machinery is tested by the manufacturer's trained technicians
  • When carrying out servicing and repairs, only genuine STIHL parts & spares are used to ensure quality

View the STIHL brochure for more information.

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