Hyundai Material Handling kicks off the introduction of its new 9V diesel forklift trucks – “Packed with Smartness”

Hyundai Material Handling kicks off the introduction of its new Stage V series with a full range of 9V models.  The new portfolio represents a smart generation of diesel forklifts from 2.5 to 5 ton lifting capacity and is combining a robust and slick exterior design together with performance enhancing features. Furthermore, a heavy line range of diesel machines will be launched in the 2nd half 2021.

A machine range to tackle future logistics challenges: way beyond being Stage V compliant

In our mission of 'Moving you Further', Hyundai's engineers aimed for a ground-breaking level of customer satisfaction by delivering a maximum in fuel efficiency, enhanced productivity, extra safety features, improved uptime of the machines while at the same time providing great driver comfort. These new generation forklifts, ranging from the 2.5 to 3.5 ton of lifting capacity (Diesel 9V series), to the 3.5 to 5 ton (Diesel 9VB/VC series), have become a perfect representation of this mindset. They stand for trucks that exceed by far the market requirements by delivering smart features on all important criteria while complying with the European stage V emission levels.


Best standard warranty in the industry

Major topics like fuel efficiency, productivity, safety, convenience and improved uptime are key in this new forklift range. To support all this smartness, Hyundai Material Handling comes up with the best standard warranty in the industry. In addition to the forklift standard warranty of 2 years/3000 hours, the new Hyundai powertrain benefits from an additional 1000 hours, giving the powertrain a warranty of 2 years/4000 hours.*


Moving You Further, beyond Stage V

Unparalleled fuel efficiency and work productivity – bringing the TCO (Total Cost of Ownership) down

(features and benefits based on the 9VB/VC series)

Key Features

 

Customer Benefits


Stage V variable Hyundai turbo engine 2.9 liter for a 55 kW power output

 


Improved fuel efficiency of 33%
vs. previous range and less downtime due to higher DPF (Diesel Particulate filter) efficiency



New variable Rexroth load-sensing piston pump


Improved fuel efficiency of 33%
vs. previous range and higher work productivity (+ 4%) vs. previous range

Impressive lower vibrations and cabin noise.



Operator comfort and safety of the operator comes first

(features and benefits based on the 9VB/VC series)

Key Features

 

Customer Benefits


Reduced steering wheel size & adjustable steering column



Improved operator comfort


Faster Buchholz fingertip control



Improved operator comfort


Enhanced control cluster



Improved machine management


Extended wheelbase for improved running stability



Operator safety


Auto parking brake & Hill Start Assist Control



Operator safety


Durability and serviceability are key

(features and benefits based on the 9VB/VC series)

Key Features

 

Customer Benefits


Clutch pack capacity increased by 25%



Improved durability


Easily accessible Diesel Particulate filter (DPF) – no need to take the counterweight off



Improved serviceability


European-based warehouse (Belgium) guaranteeing 96% spare parts availability and quick delivery service throughout Europe



Improved serviceability & uptime

Commenting on the new forklift series Christopher Thompson, Head of Sales Western Europe for Material Handling, said: “Our new Stage V ‘Packed with Smartness’-range of diesel forklifts demonstrates Hyundai’s commitment to continuous product development in response to the needs of our European customers. Our new stage V engines offer significant improvements in fuel efficiency along with easy maintenance, resulting in lower operating costs. However, this is not the end of the story. We also took this opportunity to develop new and enhanced features which have a positive impact on driver comfort, safety and performance. Add to this the best standard warranty in the industry and you know that Hyundai Material Handling is a reliable ‘go to’ partner”.

 

*Conditions apply. Please discuss the optimal solution for your needs with your dealer.

 

 

Discover the new Stage V forklift series now.