Toyota Introduces Large Capacity Lift Trucks for Extreme Work Environments

Toyota Material Handling, U.S.A., Inc., Irvine, Calif., has a new line of large IC pneumatic lift trucks designed for demanding applications, including construction, lumber yards, metal fabricators, agriculture, and concrete and masonry yards. There are six models to choose from in 22,000- to 35,000-pound capacities at a 24-in. load center.

The product line is equipped with a powerful 6.7-liter J-Series Hino diesel engine which provides leading engine performance in terms of small size, light weight, high output, low fuel consumption, low emissions and low vibration engines. The new IC lift truck line also features a two-speed transmission with a two-stator torque converter, synchronized steering, wet disc brakes and a number of ergonomic and safety features to enhance operation and performance.

“With the introduction of Toyota’s large IC pneumatic lift trucks, our customers have access to an enhanced product portfolio to help select the right product for the job,” said Shankar Basu, president and CEO of Toyota Material Handling, U.S.A. “Toyota is proud to offer a comprehensive product line of lift trucks ranging from 3,000- to 35,000-pound capacities with the ruggedness and standard of quality our customers expect from us.”

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