Best Petrol Grass Trimmers UK 2022 – Which Brands?


After compiling a list for the best cordless and corded electric grass trimmers, we have now completed our review for the best petrol grass trimmers which are available in the UK at present and we have come up with our top 10 picks for you to choose from so there should be definitely something here that can meet your own set of needs and requirements.

The price on these grass strimmers can be significantly higher than electric models and some on this list were priced over £800 at the time of this review while others were available for less than £150. One good thing to know is that each of these grass trimmers can also be ordered online and delivered to your home hassle free which is one less thing to worry about and deliveries tend to vary from 3 to 5 working days.

As guide prices can only be shown at the time of this review, please make sure to view the price checkers provided below to ensure you have the most accurate up to date price information. So, without any further delay, let’s begin with our top 10 petrol Grass Trimmers currently available in the UK.

Read also: Our review for the Best Cheap Corded Grass Trimmers in the UK here

Best Petrol Grass Trimmers – Our Top 10 Picks

1, Stihl FS 460 C-EM Professional M-Tronic Grass Trimmer

Key Features to Note:

Designed for large areas of tough grass, weeds & scrub
2.2 kW of engine power which starts smoothly
ErgoStart and M-Tronic systems, ignition timing
Fuel monitoring adjustment & memory settings
Bike handles, 4-point anti-vibration system
2.7, 3.0 or 3.3mm diameter lines can be used
Warranty is 1 year commercial and 2 year domestic
Price Guide: £750 to £850 @ Mowers Online UK

2, Honda Bike Handle Brushcutter Grass Trimmer

Key Features to Note:

Model reference UMK 435UE, fuel tank 0.65L
Powerful 35cc Honda engine 4 stroke engine
Quieter than expected and smooth running
Bike handle support for extra safety and comfort
Includes a metal blade for more difficult jobs
Comfortable harness, goggles and 3 tooth blade
Warranty is 1 year commercial and 5 year domestic
Price Guide: £450 to £550 @ Mowers Online UK

3, Webb PK45CH Straight Shaft Brush cutter Grass Trimmer

Key Features to Note:

Comes with a 45cc Kawasaki engine
Straight shaft with cow horn handles
Starts with a manual recoil, full double harness
Anti-vibration system for more comfort
Nylon trimming line and metal blade included
Warranty is 2 years long
Price Guide: £350 to £450 @ Mowers Online UK

4, Mountfield Bike Handle Brushcutter Grass Trimmer

Key Features to Note:

Model reference code BK45ED with Kawasaki engine
Straight shaft and double handle with harness
Power output of 1.4Kw, double harness support
Includes 3 tooth metal brush cutting blade
Weight approx. 9kg with anti - vibration system
Warranty is 2 year commercial and 5 year domestic
Price Guide: £350 to £450 @ Mowers Online UK

5, Stiga SBC 646 DX Bike Handle Petrol Brushcutter Trimmer

Key Features to Note:

44cc 2 stroke Stiga engine, 3mm line, 45cm wide
Double bike handle support & harness
Tap and Go head or 3 tooth Tri-Arc blade
Fuel tank capacity is 0.8L, double harness included
Unleaded petrol & 2-stroke engine oil mix
Warranty is 2 years domestic & 1 year commercial
Price Guide: £300 to £400 @ Mowers Online UK

6, Hyundai Petrol Push Field Grass Trimmer HYFT56

Key Features to Note:

Wheeled support grass trimmer brush cutter
14-inch diameter wheels with heavy duty line
Designed for larger areas with dense scrub
Soft grip handle and adjustable cutting heights
5.5hp Hyundai engine, 56cm trim width, 4mm cord
Warranty is 3 years (platinum warranty)
Price Guide: £350 - £400 @ Hyundai Power Equipment

7, Hyundai 50.8cc Wheeled Grass Trimmer (HYWT5080)

Key Features to Note:

Heavy duty cutting 4mm trimming line
50.8cc 2 stroke petrol engine with wheel support
Trim width 40cm to 45cm with 0.8L fuel capacity
Designed for larger estates & larger projects
Foldable handle with easy hand grip controls
Warranty is 3 years (platinum warranty)
Price Guide: £350 - £420 @ Hyundai Power Equipment

8, Stanley Petrol Grass Trimmer STR-750A

Key Features to Note:

Best Budget option & ideal for bargain hunters
Basic and more lightweight tool for smaller projects
JETForce3 2 stroke engine with 3m long spool line
26cc engine displacement, 750W motor power
Anti- vibration handle built in, fuel tank 0.46L
Warranty is 12-month duration
Price Guide: £100 - £140 @ Amazon UK

9, McCulloch TRIMMAC Petrol Grass Trimmer

Key Features to Note:

Another lower priced budget alternative
Trimming width is 40cm with the split shaft
Double thread tracking and combi guard
Tap 'n' Go double thread tracking
600W engine power and weighs just 3.9kg
Warranty is 12 months long
Price Guide: £100 - £120 @ Amazon UK

10, Einhell 27cc Brush Cutter and Grass Trimmer

Key Features to Note:

Model number GC-BC 25 AS brushcutter trimmer
Two stroke petrol engine with low vibration
Aluminium bike handle with split shaft
Twin line spool with automatic jog system
Reliable power output, line cutting & starting
Warranty is 1 to 2 years long (seller dependant)
Price Guide: £120 - £160 @ Amazon UK

Read also: Our list for the best cordless grass trimmers in the UK


After reviewing all the petrol grass trimmers that we could get our hands on, we hope our top 10 list has been beneficial to you in some small way and given you a clear direction of what you will need for your own home or trimming projects. This list gives you the higher end premium options, wheeled support options and also some budget type petrol grass trimmers which are geared for people seeking the lowest possible price so we believe this list should cater for the majority of people in the UK.

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  1. I was recently thinking that a petrol strimmer would be ideal to make finishing the lawn a lot easier. Then I saw this article and I hadn’t realised there were so many different types and brands to consider. It is good to see so much detail that will make it possible to make a decision and find a suitable machine as mowing the lawn gets a lot more difficult the older you get. I have tried electric trimmers before but my preference is a petrol powered machine by a long shot

  2. Hello there! this is an amazing review you have got here. I am sure these quality information in this post will be beneficial to anyone who come across it. These trimmers are cool and has got amazing features especially the hyundai products which I’m using at the moment and it hasn’t given me any trouble.

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