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February 2015

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Large Capacity Models, Powerful New Engines Toyota Material Handling U.S.A. Inc.
Irvine, Calif.

Toyota Material Handling U.S.A. Inc. (TMHU) unveiled its 8-Series large capacity lift truck line of cushion and pneumatic tire models powered by two Toyota-designed and built four-cylinder, high-performance engines. The 8-Series line-up now includes 8,000- to 17,500-pound pneumatic models with diesel, LPG, gasoline and dual fuel engines, along with cushion LPG-powered models with 8,000- to 15,500-pound lifting capacities. Powering the 8-Series are two new powerful Toyota engines – 1KD diesel and 1FS gasoline/LPG – signed for industrial operation and built by Toyota Industries Corp. (TICO).