Heavy duty fork lift truck


Heavy duty fork lift power for the tough applications

The Hyster H16XM-9/12 to H18XM-7.5/9 range of Heavy Duty forklift trucks is engineered for maximum dependability in the most demanding applications.

Developed, tested and refined to provide outstanding performance in pipe handling, general cargo, break bulk, lumber, steel, concrete and other industries.

Hyster H16XM-9/12 to H18XM-7.5/9 Heavy Duty Fork Lift Truck Highlights:

Lowest Cost of Ownership

  • Best fuel economy in the market: up to 20% lower fuel consumption compared to other leading competitive products*, by well-integrated power train solution optimised for maximum performance. (*results will vary based on application, physical environment.
  • Innovative power settings: High Performance (HiP) or eco-mode (eco-eLo) without loss of productivity.
  • The on demand hydraulics system delivers only flow or pressure when required.

Engineered for Tough Applications

  • Heavy Duty design due high strength frame, masts and carriages.
  • Reliable design by proven technology components
  • Unique electro-hydraulic over the mast minimize the amount of hose over the mast, even with complex attachments
  • Deutsch connectors fitted as standard to get an IP64 rating
  • Heavy Duty cooling system up to “Tropical cooling”: 50°C ambient, for heavy duty operation 45°C ambient.

Class Leading Ergonomics

  • The Vista cab provides a high comfort working environment
  • Low noise level in and outside cabin
  • Excellent all round visibility by choosing the optimum cab position in combination with a high visibility front-end
  • Various options available to suit the operator’s needs

Ease of Service

  • Quick access to daily checks by only opening the gullwing hoods
  • Tilting cab for easy access to all major components
  • Syklone engine air intake pre-cleaner fitted standard
  • Longer service intervals

Highly Productive Truck

  • Class leading lifting speeds even at maximum load
  • Auto-speed hydraulics will rev-up the engine to the required rpm
  • Very tight turning radius


ModelLoad Capacity (kg)Load Centre (mm)Lift Height (mm)EngineTransmission
H16XM-9 160009006200Cummins QSB 6.7L DieselZF WG161 3-speed Hydrodynamic Transmission
H16XM-121600012006200Cummins QSB 6.7L DieselZF WG161 3-speed Hydrodynamic Transmission
H18XM-7.5180007506200Cummins QSB 6.7L DieselZF WG161 3-speed Hydrodynamic Transmission
H18XM-9180009006200Cummins QSB 6.7L DieselZF WG161 3-speed Hydrodynamic Transmission


H16-18XM-7.5-9-12 EU
Specification Sheet

Heavy Duty Forklift Trucks

H16-18XM-7.5-9-12 nonEU
Specification Sheet


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