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GX Range

The GX160 features a 4.9PS, OHV horizontal-shaft engine with electronic ignition and Oil Alert®.

Applications Include: Agricultural equipment, Air compressor, Chipper/shredders, Concrete saws, Generators, Go-karts, Pressure washers, Pumps, Small construction equipment, Reel-type lawn mowers

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fuel efficiency

Fuel efficiency coupled with high output operation

Precision camshaft design offers precise valve timing and optimal valve overlap for better fuel efficiency and the OHV design increases efficiency and optimal power transfer. The GX35 also comes with a high compression ratio for better fuel efficiency.

smooth performance

Smooth performance

Honda's precision engineered components result in lower vibration and the ball bearing supported crankshaft creates greater stability.

exceptionally quiet

Exceptionally quiet

With its sophisticated air intake, helical cut gears, forged steel crankshaft and rigid crankcase, the GX160 has reduced mechanical noise due to light weight, noise-reducing materials.

oil alert

Oil Alert®

Standard warning system protects the engine from severe damage during a low engine oil situation.

easy to use and maintain

Easy to use and maintain

The GX160 is fitted with a simple throttle control, large fuel tanks with dual oil drains and fills, an easily accessible spark plug, an automatic mechanical de-compression system plus an easy and convenient, heavy duty control box.

easy starting

Easy starting

The GX160's heavy duty recoil starter and automatic mechanical de-compression system makes starting a breeze.



Net Power @ 3 600rpm (kW) (in accordance with SAEJ1349) 3.6 (4.9 PS) / 3,600 rpm
Net Torque @ 2 500rpm (Nm) (in accordance with SAEJ1349) 10.3 (1.05 kgf.m)




Type Air cooled 4-stroke OHV petrol engine
Bore and Stroke (mm) 68 x 54
Displacement (cc) 163
Compression Ratio 8.5:1
Ignition system Transistorized Magneto
Starting system Electric/Recoil
ACG Output N/A
Oil capacity (litres) 0.6
Fuel tank capacity (litres) 3.1
Air Cleaner Semi-dry; Oil bath; Dual; Silent; Cyclone
Fuel consumption at rated power 1.4 L/h




Dimensions (L x W x H) (mm) 304 × 362 × 335
Dry weight (kg) 15
Dimensions (L x W x H) (mm) 304 × 362 × 335
Dry weight (kg) 15