5 Exciting New Small Engine Innovations from Briggs & Stratton

It’s been an exciting start to the year here at Briggs & Stratton, with the unveiling of new innovations and five new engines to our general purpose and walk-behind mower lines. From increased power to decreased vibration, we are continuing to produce high quality engines that are found on eight of the top 10 leading mower brands. Meet our new engines – for walk behind mowers and general purpose outdoor power equipment, such as generators, power washers and pumps.

3 New General Purpose Small Engines for Pressure Washers, Portable Generators & More

Models: 1650 (420cc), 1450 (306cc) and 950 (208cc) Series’™

With more power levels and gross torque, these engines are designed to be able to fit the size of any job, from power washing a deck to generating power during a big storm.

Powering versatile, long-lasting Outdoor Power Equipment

These horizontal shaft engines feature a Dura-Bore™ Cast Iron Cylinder Sleeve, now standard on all Briggs & Stratton® engines, to help withstand wear and tear over time and protect your engine for years to come, while improving oil control of your machine.
Other features include dual-ball bearings, forged cranks, centralized controls and cast iron camshafts – all of which help enhance durability on your small engine.

2 Walk Behind Lawn Mower Engines

Models: 625ex (150cc) and 450e (125cc) Series™

Whether you’re a first-time homeowner or a seasoned lawn care pro, the enhancements included in the Briggs & Stratton E-Series™ are sure cut the hassle while also cutting back on emissions by at least 25%.

Powering low emissions, easy start lawn mowers

The 625ex Series™ features the Briggs & Stratton ReadyStart® starting system, requiring only a simple pull for power. 30% lighter than the other mowers on the market, the 625ex Series™ also excels with improved sound, less vibration and easier maneuverability than other models.

Small Engine Innovations from Briggs & Stratton

The 450e Series™ mower engine boasts quick, consistent starts with a Prime N’ Pull™
E-Z starting system and mechanical governing for improved engine performance.

Though there is still snow on the ground here in Wisconsin (and according to the groundhog it isn’t going anywhere soon), these small engine innovations make us even more excited for the warm summer months to come. Learn more about our latest engine innovations !

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