The RC 318T is a tough, versatile Rider. Its innovative non-clogging collection system feeds clippings straight from the front-mounted cutting deck to the 300 l bag. Automatic compaction increases run time between emptying, so you get more done. Thanks to its innovative design this ride-on mower offers effectiveness, efficiency and ease of use. Service and cleaning of the cutting deck is tool-free thanks to the unique 90° service position. Its intuitive controls, excellent ergonomics, unbeaten area coverage and huge collection capacity make this a truly worthwhile investment for larger gardens.

SKU: 9676287-14
$ 15,955.00 Rec. retail price incl GST

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Turn key start

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


Non-clog collection. Compacting grass in collector, meaning bigger area coverage. The efficient collection leaves a clean lawn as a result.

Empty collector from seat

The integrated collector is easily emptied from the driver’s seat

Articulated steering

The articulated steering gives excellent manoeuvrability and facilitates driving around obstacles such as trees and bushes.

Automatic blade engagement

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

Front-mounted cutting deck

Front-mounted cutting deck for excellent accessibility into corners and under bushes, park benches etc.

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.

Pivoting rear axle

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

Service position

Service position on the cutting deck facilitates cleaning and servicing.

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 extra traction as well as a comfortable “sit-in” feeling for the user.

Easy-access controls

Controls are easily accessible and designed for optimum user comfort.

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.

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.

Non-collecting mode

Easy switch between collecting and non-collecting mode by just pushing a button. You don’t have to leave the driver’s seat.

LED headlights

Gives over 50% larger lighted area compared to traditional incandescent lights. For safer operation in darker conditions.

Pivoting support wheels

The cutting deck is equipped with pivoting wheels for extra smooth operation when making turns. The wheels also prevent damage to the lawn surface.

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.

Transparent fuel tank

Large, transparent fuel tank makes it easy to check the fuel level.

Four large wheels

Large wheels both front and back provide optimal riding comfort, great accessibility and less risk of damaging delicate surfaces.

Hour meter with service minder

Indicates when it’s time to service your mower.

Air filter type Cartridge with pre filter
Cylinder displacement 656.0 cm³
Cylinders 2
Engine cooling Air
Engine lubrication type Full pressure
Engine name Endurance Series
Motor/engine manufacturer Briggs & Stratton
Net power at preset rpm 3100 rpm
Net power at preset rpm Energy 12.6 kW
Oil capacity 1.9 l
Oil filter Yes
Power output 16.9 hp
Power source Petrol
Power/fuel type Gasoline
Spark plug Champion XC92YC
Base machine, height 128.4 cm
Base machine, length 208.9 cm
Base machine, width 103 cm
Ground clearance 95 mm
Tyre dimensions, rear 16×6,5-8
Weight (excl. cutting equipment) 326 kg
Weight 326 kg
Wheelbase 90.3 cm
Battery capacity 5.5 Ah
Battery type Li-Ion
Battery voltage 12.8 V
 Cutting deck
Blade engagement Automatic
Cutting height max 75 mm
Cutting height min 25 mm
Cutting height steps 7
Cutting width, max 112 cm
Cutting width, min 103 cm
 Drive system
Drive method Dual pedal-operation
Transmission model K66AT
Transmission type Hydrostatic
Foldable seat Yes
Hour meter type Digital
Seat back height High
Seat material PU
Seat suspension Yes
 Sound and noise
Sound power level, guaranteed (LWA) 100.0 dB(A)
Sound power level, measured 99.0 dB(A)
Sound pressure level at operators ear 85.0 dB(A)
Vibration level seat 0.7 m/s²
Vibration level steering wheel 2.6 m/s²