Best Petrol Grass Trimmers UK 2023 ⛽ 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.

Petrol vs Electric

The price on these grass strimmer's 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 FS460 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 - £550 @ Just Lawnmowers

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

 £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

Available @ 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

Available @ Just Lawnmowers

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

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

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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How about you - Which petrol grass trimmer do you believe is the best???

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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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