Simplicity Sovereign 7016

Simplicity Sovereign 7016The Simplicity Sovereign 7016 is a 2WD garden tractor from the 7000 series. This tractor was manufactured by Simplicity from 1975 to 1979. The Simplicity Sovereign 7016 is equipped with a 0.5 L (32.4 cu·in) single-cylinder gasoline engine and one of two transmissions: a hydrostatic transmission with infinite forward and reverse gears or a belt-driven gear transmission with 6 forward and 2 reverse gears.

The Simplicity Sovereign 7016 garden tractor used the Briggs & Stratton 326431 engine. It is a 0.5 L, 531 cm2, (32.4 cu·in) single-cylinder natural aspirated gasoline engine with 90.0 mm (3.54 in) of the cylinder bore and 83.0 mm (3.27 in) of the piston stroke. This engine produced 16.2 PS (11.9 kW; 16.0 HP) at 3,600 rpm of output power.

The Simplicity Sovereign 7016 is equipped with manual steering, an open operator station, and 11.4 liters (3 US gal.; 2.5 Imp. gal) fuel tank.

Following attachments are available for the Simplicity Sovereign 7016 garden tractor:

  • Mid-mount Simplicity 1,060 mm (42 in) mower deck
  • Mid-mount Simplicity 1,210 mm (48 in) mower deck
  • Front-mount Simplicity 1,060 mm (42 in) blade
  • Front-mount Simplicity 910 mm (36 in) snowblower
  • Front-mount Simplicity 1,060 mm (42 in) mm (36 in) snowblower

Simplicity Sovereign 7016 Specifications

General Specifications
Model Simplicity Sovereign 7016
Length 1,700 mm (66.9 in)
Width 950 mm (37.4 in)
Height (steering wheel) 990 mm (39 in)
Wheel base 1,220 mm (48 in)
Weight 351 kg (774 lbs)
Fuel tank capacity 11.4 liters (3 US gal.; 2.5 Imp. gal)
Battery 12V, 45Ah
Cabin type Open operator station
Engine
Engine model Briggs & Stratton 326431
Engine type Four-stroke, air-cooled, inline
Cylinders 1
Fuel type Gasoline
Displacement 0.5 L, 531 cm2, (32.4 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 90.0 mm X 83.0 mm (3.54 in X 3.27 in)
Horsepower 16.2 PS (11.9 kW; 16.0 HP) at 3,600 rpm
Starter Electric
Oil capacity: 1.9 L (2 US. qt, 1.7 Imp. qt.)
Spark plug Champion CJ-8
Transmission and chassis
Chassis 4×2 2WD
Steering type Manual
Brakes
Final drive Spur gear
Transmission model
Transmission type Hydrostatic
Gears Infinite forward and reverse
Speed Forward: 11.3 kmh (7.0 mph) Reverse: 6.4 kmh (4.0 mph)
Transmission oil capacity 2.8 L (0.7 US. gal, 0.6 Imp. gal.)
Transmission model
Transmission type Belt-driven gear
Gears 6 forward and 2 reverse
Speed Forward: 9.8 kmh (6.1 mph) Reverse: 5.1 kmh (3.2 mph)
Transmission oil capacity 2.1 L (0.6 US. gal, 0.5 Imp. gal.)
Tires
Front tires Lawn/turf: 16×6.50-8
Rear tires Lawn/turf: 23×10.5-12