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With mowing season in full swing many people are looking for a simple petrol lawn mower which will do the job but which won’t cost a fortune.
So here are our ten hot mower deals for under £300 featuring machines and prices you’ll not find anywhere else.
We are Europe’s biggest on-line garden machinery superstore and this enable us to keep our prices and low and offer free delivery on all mowers, mostly on the next working day.
First is our exclusive MTX Mercury 40P Hand-Propelled Petrol Lawnmower. Ideal for a small lawn this mower has a 98.5 cc engine from designed to be easy to fire up.
It is light and easy to push but tough thanks to its its steel deck. And it weighs just 23 kg.
There are cutting heights from 25 to 75 mm, a 40 litre grass box and a cutting width of 40 cm meaning it will be easy to navigate flower beds and odd corners.
Handlebars fold down so it takes less room in the shed or garage when not in use and they are height-adjustable with soft grips.
It costs £139 – £60 below the maker’s recommended retail price of £199. Plus there is free next working day delivery and a two year guarantee from the makers.
Another mower you won’t find anywhere else, and never at thjs price, is the MTX Neptune 48S Self-Propelled Petrol Lawnmower (Exclusive Special Offer)
This mower has a really high spec for a machine at this price especially as it is self-propelled.
The cutting heights are from 25 to 75 mm adjusted by a single lever and means it is faster to cut grass of differing heights.
The engine is 139 cc easy starting and the steel cutting deck gives strength and a long life.
Large wheels give greater stability on rougher ground and the grass box can hold 65 litres. The handles fold down for easier storage.
The manufacturer’s recommended price is £299 but we have it for sale for only £229.
Delivery is free the next working day and there is a two year warranty from the makers.
Here’s one from a top manufacturer and on exclusive special offer.
The Mountfield SP180 Self-Propelled Petrol Lawn Mower (Exclusive Special Offer) is terrific value for money with a steel cutting deck and Mountfield’s own 125 cc engine which starts easily with a recoil pull cord.
This mower has been designed with lawns of around 800 sq metres in mind and has a 45 cm cutting width.
The deck has been designed to increase airflow and enhance the collection of clippings and the 55 litre grass box has a hard top to keep the dust to a minimum.
There are five cutting heights from 20 mm to 70 mm and it is a very simple little mower to use.
It costs £249 – Mountfield’s recommended price is £349. Plus it is delivered free to the UK mainland the next working day and has a two-year manufacturer’s warranty.
Now here’s another of our exclusives, the Morrison Rocket Combo Self-Propelled Petrol Lawnmower
made with medium sized lawns in mind.
It has a 46 cm cutting deck and is self propelled to make lawn mowing less energetic.
Cutting heights are from 10 to 70 to increase its versatility and it has a 140 cc engine to give plenty of power.
The deck gives excellent airflow for better collection and the wheels are mounted on ball bearings so they won’t stiffen after they’ve been used for a while.
It costs £299 against the maker’s recommended price of £399 and we don’t think you’ll find a better value machine in its class.
It is delivered free the next working day and has a two year guarantee from the manufacturers.
Now another machine from a top manufacturer you won’t find anywhere else.
The Mountfield S461PD Power Driven Petrol Lawnmower is currently on exclusive special offer and has the manufacturer’s own 160 cc engine made to keep noise and vibration to a minimum.
Power drive is to the wheels at the back to tackle rougher areas and slopes. There are five cutting heights from 25 to 80 mm and a 60 litre grass box. The cutting width is 46 cm making it suitable for smaller to medium sized lawns.
It costs £299 compared with Mountfield’s recommended retail price of £349. Delivery is free the next working day and there is a two year guarantee.
Now for something a little different, a battery-powered lawnmower with the power of petrol. And it’s on special offer.
The Greenworks G-MAX 40Li-40V Lithium-Ion 3-in-1 Cordless Lawn Mower uses the latest lithium-ion battery technology to make mowing less polluting and quieter.
This mower can cope with lawns in up to 500 sq metres as the battery has a run time of 40 minutes. It can be re-charged at any time in just two hours.
Cutting heights are from 20 to 70 mm through five adjustments and the grass box can hold 50 litres. Plus there is a handy indicator to show when it’s getting full.
Once you have bought a Greenworks machine other equipment is available at excellent prices as there is no need to buy another charger and battery. For instance, a chain saw costs just £59.
Our price for this mower is £299, it has a four year guarantee and free next working day delivery.
Now another mower exclusive to us and from a top European manufacturer.
The Oleo-Mac G53-TK Comfort 3-in-1 Petrol Self-Propelled Lawn Mower
, currently on special offer gives the lawn a great finish. And the machine itself is rugged and reliable.
It has a 159 cc OHV Emak engine, easy starting and giving plenty of drive to the rear wheels so it can tackle lawn slops and thicker unkempt areas as well.
It has a 51 cm width of cut so it is fine for larger lawns, say up to 1200 sq metres. Plus there is a free mulch plug which normally costs £45.
This one has a powder coated paint finish to be scratch resistant and costs £239.95 compared with the maker’s recommended price of £389.95. And there is a three year guarantee.
It is delivered free the next working day.
Now another of our exclusive deals, offering great features at prices which will be hard to match.
The MTX Jupiter 53SPA Self-Propelled Petrol Lawnmower with Alloy Deck (Exclusive Special Offer) has three ways of dealing with the clippings, you can either mulch them and return them to the lawn, leave them at the back of the machine as you mow, or collect in the 65 litre grass box.
Cutting heights are from 25 to 75 mm with single-lever height-of-cut control for fast, hassle-free blade position setting.
It has a 170 cc engine and a large fuel tank to keep you mowing longer.
This mower is perfect for a medium to large sized garden with differing grass types and lengths to control.
It costs £299, is delivered free the next working day and has two year guarantee from the makers.
Now, from one of our most popular brands, the MTD S53SPO Petrol Self-Propelled Lawnmower which is on special offer.
This mower is suitable for larger lawns of around 55 by 55 metres as it has a cutting width of 53 cm.
The engine is MTD’s own ThorX 159 cc model and the cutting heights are from 28 to 92 mm meaning it is a really versatile machine with plenty of power.
The wheels are ball bearing mounted so they won’t become stiff with age and the robust machine has a powder coated paint finish to resist the inevitable scratches.
MTD’s recommended price for this mower is £319 but our price is just £299.
Plus there is free next working day delivery and a two year guarantee from the makers.
And finally one from a British manufacturer and a top brand.
The Hayter Sprint 41 Petrol Push Rear Roller Lawnmower has a 41 cm cut, ideal for a smaller lawn but has really top features Hayter Spirit 41 Pe.
The engine is from renowned manufacturer Briggs & Stratton, has a capacity of 158 cc and is well engineered for a longer, quitter life, very easy to start. A friction disc means that the engine will not be harmed if you hit something solid.
The cutting deck is plastic lined to give better grass collection and to reduce noise.
It has a rear roller for the classic striped, even finish and has seven cutting heights from 13 mm up to 65 mm.
It costs £319 compared with the maker’s recommended price of £369. There is a three year warranty from Hayter and free next working day delivery from us.
These are just ten of our machines from our vast selection, so see our special pages for an even wider choice. And if you’re at all perplexed give our team a ring on 08454 588905.
This blog updated June 2016
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