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Robust Engine Range Featuring Hyster® Variable Power Technology™ Highlights Customization Capabilities

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GREENVILLE, N.C. (March 23, 2015) – Hyster Company, a leading world-wide lift truck designer and manufacturer, showcases its robust range of engines featuring Hyster® Variable Power Technology™ at ProMat 2015. By providing an extensive range of engines, options and features, Hyster allows customers to configure their lift trucks to meets their specific application requirements.

“At Hyster, we pay attention to every single detail when customizing a truck for our customer’s needs,” said Bill Pfleger, Vice President of Counterbalanced Solutions, Hyster Company. “Where other companies stop at options and add-ons, Hyster allows you to choose the engine, fuel and even the performance modes that works best for you, helping increase the uptime, performance and profitability of your operation.”

The Hyster® trucks and engine options on exhibit include:

  • H60FT ICE Pneumatic Tire Truck with Kubota 2.4L Tier 4 Final Turbo Diesel Engine
  • S50FT ICE Cushion Tire Truck with Kubota 2.5L LPG Engine
  • H50FT ICE Pneumatic Tire Truck with PSI 2.4L LPG engine
  • S120FT ICE Cushion Tire Truck with Kubota 3.8L LPG engine

These engines feature Hyster Variable Power Technology, an advanced feature that comes standard with the selected engine offering. This technology provides adjustable performance modes that allow customers to maximize productivity or fuel economy to fit their specific application requirements. Hyster Variable Power Technology offers the ability to achieve a balance of enhanced performance and superior fuel economy or to maximize productivity during peak business periods when moving more loads is integral to the success of the operation.
Visit Hyster booth #1503 at ProMat, March 23-26, to learn about these innovative engines and productivity enhancing technology.

About Hyster Company
Based in Greenville, N.C., Hyster Company ( is a leading world-wide lift truck designer and manufacturer. Hyster Company offers 130 models configured for gasoline, LPG, diesel and electric power, with one of the widest capacity ranges in the industry — from 2,000 to 105,000 lbs. Supported by one of the industry’s largest and most experienced dealer networks, Hyster Company builds tough, durable lift trucks that deliver high productivity, low total cost of ownership, easy serviceability and advanced ergonomic features; accompanied by outstanding parts, service and training support.

Hyster Company is part of NACCO Materials Handling Group (NMHG), a wholly owned subsidiary of Hyster-Yale Materials Handling, Inc. (NYSE:HY). Hyster-Yale Materials Handling, Inc., headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, and its subsidiaries employ approximately 5,400 people world-wide.