Bahia MKM

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Ride-on mowers New Bahia MKM, the next generation mulching mower

Ride-on mowers New Bahia MKM, the next generation mulching mower

MKM Bahia is equipped with a BIOcut 85 cutting deck and offers a very high mulching performance. The MKM inherits the robustness, reliability, comfort, excellent ergonomics and exceptional compactness of the bahia family of mowers.
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Compact, tenacious, flexible and multi-tasking, Bahia MKM adapts to every terrain.

A go-anywhere mower
A pocket-size ride-on mower, just 0.90 m wide and 1.73 m long, Bahia features an incredibly tight turning circle. It nips into every nook and cranny and can be easily transported.

Automatic gearbox
Forward. Stop. Reverse. Accelerate. Brake. Instantaneously. In complete safety. Pedal-controlled hydrostatic transmission for easy driving.

Excellent stability
With its low centre of gravity, MKM's 35/65 weight distribution on the front/rear axles make it a highly stable mower that masterfully copes with slopes.

Top-of-the-range mulching
Profiled BIOcut 85 deck and blade produces high quality mulching. Lawn profile wheels for maximum lawn protection. Scraper device on wheels to avoid the wet clusters of grass on the ground.


Ideal driving position, high-comfort seat, controls on dashboard, silence and safety - with Bahia, discover a whole new world of well-being.

Dashboard controls
Electric starter and blade controls.

Ideal working conditions
The Bahia MKM requires only the lightest touch for easy driving. From the driver's adjustable, ergonomic seat, you have a perfect view of your working environment. 

Ideal working conditions
All the controls are within easy reach: cutting height selector, forward/reverse pedals, parking brake.

Safety first
Noise level under 100 dB(A). Petrol tank with overflow catcher. Built-in blade brake. Several safety switches. Complies with machine directive 2006/CE.


Top-quality materials, reliable technology, high-performing engine and a 3-year guarantee for parts and labour for domestic use. With Bahia MKM, you are definitely going for the long-term option.

Mechanic-welded frameStepKawasaki engineEasy maintenanceBlade transmission

Mechanic-welded frame

Mechaninc welded carrier frame, Ø60 mm, epoxy treated with integrated stowage hooks. Cutting deck especially constructed to resist long term wear under  the various mulching conditions: in Mastershock (with steel reinforcements).


Step, steering column cover and dashboard cover in EPP (expanded polypropylene): with its hardwearing, anti-skid properties, EPP is recyclable and has a low environmental impact.

Kawasaki engine

Engine power is over 90% centred on drive and blade transmission. Hydrostatic drive transmission.

Performing engine : KAWASAKI FS 481 - 9.4 kW

Easy maintenance

Easy and fast access to all the mechanical elements: engine, filters, battery, blade, belt, ...

Blade transmission

Blade transmission via direct belt and constant tension


From mulching to long grass cutting
Built-in deflector to mow long grass with side ejection. On Bahia MKM, it is particularly easy to use, thanks to a simple system of clips, without the need tools or other spares.. The deflector is retractable in the event of shock.

Clearing snow
Snow blade (ref. MV802) available as an optional extra. To clear snow from your paths and pavements fast.


Specially adapted to your Bahia, will allow you to restore of the air in your lawn by freeing it from mosses which suppress it. With this accessory you will contribute to your even more beautiful lawn. (Require a support adapter).


Mechanical spreader to put some fertilizer on your lawn or salt / sand during winter.

Tow bar as option.


3 years guarantee for parts and labour for domestic use.

Theoretical output (m²/h)7650 m²/h
Number of blades1
Cutting width (cm)85 cm
Mowing deckMastershock
Mount typeSuspension cutting deck
Type of blade clutchElectromagnetic with integrated brake
Cutting height (cm)From 44 to 102 mm
Measurement and weight
Weight230 Kg
Height122 cm
Width90 cm
Lenght173 cm
Amount of cylinders2
Cylinder capacity603 cm³
Nominal engine power9,4 kW / 12,5 HP
Maximum engine power11,9 kW / 16 HP
Fuel tank capacity (L)12 L
Oil tank capacity (L)1.5 L
Cooling systemAir-cooled
Starter12 V electric
Engine typeKawasaki FS481V
Battery12V - 20 Ah
Wheel transmission
Transmission typeHydrostatic
Forward speed (km/h)9 km/h
Backward speed (km/h)9 km/h
Oil1.5 L
Number of driving wheels2
Turning radius1
Vertical drop17%
Acoustic pressure86 dB(A)
PneumaticFRONT: 10x6.5-6 / BEHIND: 16x6.5-8
Forward transmissionHydrostatic