Box Car Special

Your Railcar Solution

The Toyota Box Car Special Forklift opens up new opportunities in racking, space planning, and shipping. It's a high capacity forklift that can also squeeze into rail cars and other tight spaces. With a vertically higher counterweight, the Box Car Special is able to navigate in tight spaces while maintaining a high lift capacity.

  • 8,000-12,000 lb. capacity
  • Mast height under 90 in.
  • 20% more fuel efficient
  • SAS – system of active stability
Ergonomics Ease of Service Safety Durability Options Industries Specifications


  • Dash mounted instrument display
  • 11.8" diameter two-spoke steering wheel
  • Load sensing power steering
  • Cowl-mount hydraulic control levers with rubber boot covers
  • 12" long dual operator assist grips
  • Low wide entry steps
  • 4-Way adjustable vinyl full-suspension seat

Ease of Service

  • Easy access no-tools floorboard
  • Engine hood assist damper with lock device
  • Air cleaner discharge valve
  • Easy lift engine hood with wide 75° opening
  • Easy access to common service items such as filters & dipsticks


  • System of Active Stability (SAS)
  • Operator Presence Sensing System (OPSS)
  • Bolt-on overhead guard
  • Key lowering interlock
  • Electric horn
  • Neutral start safety switch


  • Compact design for easy maneuverability
  • Automatic Fork Leveling feature
  • Integrated monitoring system
  • Engine protection system
  • Controller Area Network (CAN-bus) communication
  • Moisture resistant electric connectors


  • T-matics vehicle management system
  • Mini-lever controls with ergoshift
  • Multi-function display
  • LED headlight
  • High capacity cooling
  • Smooth non-marking tires
  • Rear assist grip with horn buttons
  • Steering wheel knob
  • Fire extinguisher


Toyota Forklifts are a great solution for many industries. For the Box Car Special, this includes:

  • General Manufacturing
  • General Warehousing
  • Intermodal/Port
  • Rail Yard
  • Retail



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