Product Details

The Ransomes MP series has been developed from the ground up as a new generation of adaptable and practical wide area mowers. Delivering productivity on all fronts, the Ransomes MP Series is highly manoeuvrable, easy to transport, engineered for reduced downtime and boasts the best power to weight ratio in its class.
The MP653 is powered by a 65hp turbo charged Kubota common rail diesel engine. Clean running and fully compliant with Stage IIIB (Tier 4F), this intelligent, high performing engine is fully linked to the electronic over hydraulic transmission system. Allowing operators and supervisors advanced support and control to make the most of the power and deliver consistently high results in all conditions.

  • • Best power to weight ratio in class - Ground up design from high strength steel delivers efficiency all day long without sacrificing toughness
  • • Maintenance Free Direct Drive Decks - Offer the widest width of cut in class at 3.5m (137").
  • • Automatic Assist Drive modes - Help all operators deliver a consistent finish no matter the conditions.
  • • Pin Protected Supervisor Menus - Allow fine tuning of travel speeds and quick diagnositc features for immediate fault finding and less downtime.
  • • ISO Mounted Operators Platform - With a high specification suspension seat provides a superior view of the work area and puts the controls right where you need them.
  • • Narrowest transport width in class - Allows this mower to go places others simply can't.
  • • Suretrac 4WD - Parallel-cross-series flow ensures superior traction when climbing or cutting side slopes.
Kubota V2403-CR-TE4 4-cyl, liquid cooled, turbo diesel
65.2hp @ 2700 rpm
Emissions Level
EU Stage IIIB - (EPA Tier 4 Final)
Cooling System
Side-by-side radiator/hydraulic oil cooler; pressurized; 8 qt. capacity, 8.5 fins per inch
Fuel Capacity
20.4 gal
Electrical System
12-volt, input/output controller. 45/60 amp alternator. Overload protection with automotive type fuses.
Traction System
Hydrostatic closed loop parallel cross series SureTrac system; variable displacement piston pump; front high torque fixed displacement piston wheel motors; full time auto 4wd fwd, on demand in reverse.
Deck Drive
Seven individual hydraulic motors with self lubricating integral bearings
Hydraulic System
13.3 gal capacity reservoir, O-ring face seal fittings, 10 micron remote charge filters, suction screen at tank, oil cooler side by side radiator, diagnostic test ports.
Hydraulic Cooling
Side by side pressurised hydraulic oil cooler
Front Tires
26 x 12-12 tubeless 8 ply
Rear Tires
20 x 10-8 tubeless 6 ply
Service Brakes
Dynamic through traction system
Parking Brake
Wet parking brakes integrated into wheel motors
Q-Amp® Variable rate, hydrostatic powered equal displacement cylinder to rear wheels
Number and Size
One 60" front deck; Two 35" or 40" or 44" impact absorbing wing decks
Caster Wheels
Six, 9 x 3.5 - 4. Smooth, semi pneumatic puncture proof, sealed precision ball bearings
Weight Transfer
On demand electrically operated hydraulic weight transfer system
Bull nose profile, high strength, low weight Domex® steel construction. Solid bumper rails, bolted assembly of all impact and wear parts
Height of cut
1 - 4.75" in 0.25" increments; tool-less adjustment
Cutting Capacity
8.0 acres/hr at 7.5 mph (10% allowance for overlap)
8.8 acres/hr at 7.5 mph (10% allowance for overlap)
9.6 acres/hr at 7.5 mph (10% allowance for overlap)
Overall Cutting Width
118" or 129" or 137"
Deck Lift/Lower
Fingertip operated joysticks for individual deck lift/lower; cross cut position; front deck service position with lock pin.
7.5mph variable
15.5 mph variable
4 mph variable
3900 lbs; 4356 lbs with cab
143" Front deck down
83" ROPS up; 67" ROPS & decks down
Transport Width
65" at 2" height of cut
Road lighting kit, beacon, Tilt Sensory Technology (TST), air suspension seat, puncture resistant tyres, air-conditioned cab
Road lighting kit, beacon, Tilt Sensor Technology (TST), air suspension seat, puncture resistant tyres, air-conditioned cab (MP653 only)


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