Husqvarna HUSQVARNA R 216 description

The Husqvarna R216 riding lawn mower is an efficient Rider with a 94cm Combi cutting deck, first-class BioClip® and rear ejection cutting. Suitable for homeowners who require high efficiency, ease of use, superior manoeuvrability and a truly enjoyable ride. The articulated steering system and front-mounted cutting deck means intuitive operation, excellent mowing accessibility and a great overview of your working area. Pedal-operated hydrostatic transmission, easy-access controls and automatic blade engagement, makes mowing a pleasure. The cutting deck is easily tilted up into the service position for easy cleaning after mowing. This Rider can do so much more than simply cut your lawn. Thanks to attachments such as a trailer, sweeper and spreader, the R216 front deck ride on lawn mower can maintain your garden all year round. Note - Complete with Combi 94 Deck (94cm).

Husqvarna HUSQVARNA R 216 features & specifications

Patented articulated steering

Our patented articulated steering increases driving pleasure by improving manoeuvrability.

Front-mounted cutting deck

Front-mounted cutting deck for excellent reach into corners and under bushes.

Turn key start

Easy to get operating under any wetather conditions. No choking needed, just turn the key and go.

Combi cutting deck

Delivered with a Combi cutting deck for efficient BioClip® (mulching) and rear ejection cutting.

Service position

Service position on the cutting deck facilitates cleaning and servicing.

External fuel cap

Thanks to the external fuel cap, you don't have to open the engine hood when taking on more fuel. The extra wide fuel tank opening makes refueling even easier.

Automatic blade engagement

The blades are engaged automatically, when you lower the cutting deck.

Rear ejection

The rear ejection cutting mode provides highly-effective cutting performance on areas that are cut less frequently.

Tilting hood

The tilting hood and easily accessible servicing points makes maintenance and servicing easy.

Storage compartment

The open left-hand storage is easy to access while mowing.

Comfortable driver's position

With a Rider you get safety, stability and traction on both flat grounds and hillsides. The Rider's low centre of gravity contributes to the exceptional traction as well as a comfortable

Pedal-operated hydrostatic transmission

Speed and direction are managed by pedals, which lets you keep both hands on the steering wheel, for optimum driving control.

Easy-access cutting height lever

The cutting height lever is easy to reach from the driver’s seat, making it possible to do cutting height changes while mowing.

16 inch wheels

16 inch wheels both front and back for optimal riding comfort and accessibility.

Transparent fuel tank

Large fuel tank with transparent panel allows easy checking of fuel level.

Bottle holder

Convenient bottle holder for refreshments.

Cutting decks and accessories

A wide range of cutting decks and accessories make our Riders exceptionally versatile.

Easy-access controls

Controls are easy accessible and designed for optimum user comfort.


BioClip® (mulching) provides excellent cutting results on frequently cut areas. The grass is cut into fine pieces that quickly decompose and return to the lawn as natural fertiliser.

Engine behind driver

Thanks to the rear-mounted engine, you get a better overview of the mowing and less noise and emissions in the driver’s area.

Pivoting rear axle

The rear axle is pivoting to get maximum traction on the drive wheels and a smooth ride also on uneven surfaces.


Motor/engine manufacturer
Briggs & Stratton
Engine name
Net power at preset rpm Energy
9.6 kW
Net power at preset rpm
2900 rpm
Cylinder displacement
500 cm³
Engine cooling
3 A
Power/fuel type
Fuel tank volume (with reserve)
12 l
Engine lubrication type
Oil filter


Battery type
Battery capacity
24 Ah
Battery pack weight
15.87 lbs

Cutting deck

Uncut circle
30 cm
Cutting deck type
Cutting deck material
Cutting methods
BioClip®/Rear discharge
Cutting height max
75 mm
Cutting height min
25 mm
Blade engagement
3 pcs
Powder-coated cutting deck


Tyre dimensions, front
Tyre dimensions, rear
88.7 cm
Ground clearance
105 mm
Base machine, length
190 cm
Base machine, width
89 cm
Base machine, height
107 cm
198 kg

Drive system

Transmission type
Transmission manufacturer
Tuff Torq
Drive method
Speed forward max
9 km/h
Speed reverse max
9 km/h
Transmission model


Seat material
Seat back height
Foldable seat
Steering wheel type
Parking brake, type

Sound and Noise

Sound pressure level at operators ear
85 dB(A)
Sound power level, measured
99 dB(A)
Sound power level, guaranteed (LWA)
100 dB(A)


Vibration level steering wheel
2.5 m/s²
Vibration level seat
0.7 m/s²