• 8,000-12,000 lbs. Lifting Capacity
  • System of Active Stability (SAS)
  • Gasoline or LPG Powered
  • Length to forkface 95.5 - 106.3 in
  • Overhead Guard Height 83.5
  • Overall Width 50 - 55.9 in

The Toyota Box Car Special Forklift is an industry-leading solution for material handling within railcars. With a vertically higher counterweight, the Box Car Special is able to navigate in tight spaces while maintaining a high lift capacity. Also popular in specialty applications that require higher capacity lifts in tighter spaces, the Box Car Special is a specialty model forklift that opens new opportunities in racking, space planning and shipping.


  • Dash mounted instrument display
  • 12" long dual operator assist grips
  • Low profile front cowl
  • 11.8" diameter two-spoke steering wheel
  • Low wide entry steps
  • 4-Way adjustable vinyl full-suspension seat
  • Load sensing power steering
  • Dash integrated amenity tray and oversized cup holder
  • Heavy-duty non-slip floor mat
  • Cowl-mount hydraulic control levers with rubber boot covers
  • Slim profile, tilt steer column
  • Non-cinching seat belt


  • EPA/CARB certified engines
  • Toyota 4-cylinder, 3.7L OHV(1FS)
  • Distributorless ignition system n 2-stage limited free lift mast (V)
  • Adjustable headlights with guards n Double action parking brake (Hand)
  • Alternator with built-in regulator (60A)
  • Integrated monitoring system - includes:
    • Digital hour meter display
    • Engine coolant temperature gauge
    • Check engine light
    • Engine oil pressure warning light
    • Battery charge warning light
    • OPSS activation light
  • Automatic transmission with oil cooler n Full floating powertrain
  • Hydraulic valve lifters
  • Integrated head light and turn signal lever n Electric shift control
  • Engine protection system


  • Easy access no-tools floorboard
  • Air cleaner discharge valve
  • Easy access to common service items such as filters & dipsticks
  • Easy Lift Engine hood features wide-access design and an assist damper that automatically holds the hood open at 75 degrees for easier access to engine compartment
  • One touch LP tank bracket latch with rubber grommet designed to unlatch/latch the LP tank in one motion.


  • System of Active StabilityTM (SAS)
  • Bolt-on overhead guard
  • Asbestos free components
  • Operator Presence Sensing System (OPSS)
  • Key lowering interlock
  • Rear Tilt Speed control
  • Electric horn (technician programmable)
  • Halogen headlights
  • Neutral start safety switch


  • Controller Area Network (CAN-bus)
  • High cooling capacity radiator
  • Plate iron front fenders
  • Fully-stamped steel side panels
  • Low maintenance battery
  • Anti-restart ignition key switch
  • Full floating front axle
  • Large capacity engine cooling fan
  • Stamped steel engine hood
  • Moisture resistant electric connectors
  • 8-inch cyclone air cleaner
  • External hydraulic oil cooler


  • T-Matics Vehicle Management System Allows the operator to view all pertinent information that relates to the truck and its functions.
  • Mini-Lever Controls with Ergoshift Features a three-way adjustable armrest to enhance operator comfort and productivity. Mini-Lever Controls with Ergoshift
  • Multi-Function Display Allows the operator to view all pertinent information that relates to the truck and its functions.
  • LED Headlight Incandescent headlight is replaced with LED headlight.
  • High Capacity Cooling Upgrades the hydraulic oil cooler from an 11 plate oil cooler to a 15 plate oil cooler.
  • Smooth Non-Marking Tires (Front & Rear) Provides gray non-marking tires for front and rear of truck. Useful in applications that do not want black rubber tire marks on floor.
  • Rear Assist Grip with Horn Button Provides a hand grip on the right-rear overhead guard pillar.
  • Steering Wheel Knob Steering wheel is equipped with an assist knob. Allows convenient operator maneuvering of forklift.
  • Fire Extinguisher Provides a fire extinguisher mounted on the left-rear overhead guard pillar.


Model Number Load Capacity* (lbs.) Max. Travel Speed Full Load (MPH) Max. Lift Speed Full Load (FPM) Max. Gradeability Full Load (%) Basic Right Angle Stack** (IN.)
8FGC35U-BCS 8,000 11.8 100 47 100
8FGC45U-BCS 10,000 11.8 98 37 106
8FGC55U-BCS 12,000 13 91 34 112

* Based on 24" load center.
** Add load length and clearance.