Stihl RT 5097Z Petrol Ride on Mower

Stihl RT 5097Z Petrol Ride on Mower


The STIHL RT 5097 Z is a powerful ride-on mower shows that comfort and performance are not just reserved for deluxe models. Enjoy the sprung loaded seat which is adjustable to all heights and master the controls which are close at hand: the forward/reverse drive lever at the steering wheel, the central cutting height adjustment, the blade clutch and the lever for effortless emptying of the grass catcher box.

The Stihl RT 5097 Z features a very powerful twin cylinder Stihl EVC engine for top level performance. In addition the single-pedal operation and direct steering provide a previously unattained level of comfort during driving, manoeuvring and mowing.

The Grass Guide System on both sides of the mowing deck catches grass blades at the edge of the deck and guides them towards the cutting blades. The 2 blade system with angled blades provides a neat and clean cutting pattern over a width of 95 cm.

The RT 5097 Z comes with a 5 year extended warranty (subject to registration and annual servicing).



Technical data Value
Lawns m² up to 6.000
Nominal output at working speed kW/hp 12.2 kW / 16.6 PS
Uncertainty factor K Seat m/s² 0.49
Working speed rpm 2.750
Weight kg 236
Sound pressure level dB(A) 86
Cutting width cm 95
Uncertainty factor, sound pressure level KpA dB(A) 2
Cutting height mm 30-100
Vibration value ahw m/s² 2.2
Displacement cm³ 635-656
Tank capacity l 9
Uncertainty factor K Wheel m/s² 1.1
Grass catcher box l 250
Machine Length cm 242
Machine Height cm 116
Turning radius m 0.75
Guaranteed sound power level LWAd [dB(A)] dB(A) 100
Engine type STIHL EVC 7.000
Machine Width cm 101-242
Vibration value ahw Seat m/s² 0.98

Additional information


Stihl FS-KM Straight shaft Brushcutter = £156.00, Stihl MB-KM Metal cutting blade Brushcutter = £138.00, HL-KM 145 Degree Adjustable Long Reach Hedgetrimmer = £282, HT-KM Pole Pruner = £206.40