Cat Lift Trucks Launches New Small IC Cushion Tire Lift Truck


Cat Small IC Cushion Lift Truck

Enhanced Uptime and Fuel Efficiency in a Compact Design


HOUSTON, Texas (February 24, 2021) – Mitsubishi Logisnext Americas group, the exclusive manufacturer and provider of Cat® lift trucks across North, Central and South America, announced today its new series of internal combustion cushion tire lift trucks. Built with a compact chassis, the Cat 7,000 to 8,000 lb. capacity IC lift trucks can perform efficiently in a wide range of indoor warehouse applications, from moving pallets and dock-to-stock to transferring loads across a wide variety of distances, short or long. 

The 2C7000-2C8000 internal combustion cushion tire lift truck model family is designed to provide a balance of power and fuel efficiency. These lift trucks are powered by a rugged GK25 internal combustion engine, that provides high levels of torque and horsepower, while maintaining compliance with all CARB and EPA emissions regulations. The motor is equipped with a computerized electronic fuel injection system, delivering high levels of torque at lower RPMs, which can save on fuel consumption. 

“We’re proud to introduce the new Cat lift trucks internal combustion cushion tire series to the market,” said John Sneddon, executive vice president, Sales and Marketing at Mitsubishi Logisnext Americas. “Our latest IC cushion tire lift truck series is built to deliver the performance customers need to excel in today’s fast paced, hardworking applications. The trucks are equipped with new features for increased productivity, maneuverability and a higher return on investment.”

These lift trucks also include key features to enhance uptime. The on-board self-diagnostics display includes warnings and icons of the immediate truck status, helping to streamline the process of troubleshooting. It also features an effective cooling system to improve air flow and monitor radiator fluid and transmission oil temperatures, helping prolong engine life. 

To learn more about the Cat 2C7000-2C8000 series of internal combustion cushion tire lift trucks or the Cat lift trucks product line, visit


About Cat® Lift Trucks

Cat® lift trucks is one of the most trusted forklift brands in the World. For more than 55 years, customers have relied on the Cat lift trucks brand for quality and reliable forklifts backed by exceptional service and support through its trusted dealer network. With capacities ranging from 2,500 to 36,000 pounds, Cat lift trucks delivers fuel-efficient lift trucks for greater productivity and advanced electric forklifts with longer run times and a lower total cost of ownership. Cat lift trucks are manufactured and distributed by the Mitsubishi Logisnext Americas group, one of the largest lift truck manufacturers in the World. For more information, please visit Cat Lift Trucks, Cat Lift Trucks on YouTube  and Cat Lift Trucks on LinkedIn.


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