Stage V, or Stage 5, is the new European Emission Regulation for Non-Road Mobile Machinery, including forklift trucks ((EU) 2016/1628), which came into force on 1 January 2019. The purpose of Stage 5 is to reduce the emissions from combustion engines by lowering the limit of exhaust levels of diesel and gasoline (LPG) engines.
What do I have to do as a customer?
We made sure our engines are compliant, offering you Toyota quality and performance as always, with the lowest impact on total cost of ownership (TCO). Toyota Material Handling continues to work with Toyota engines that offer all advantages regards to durability, parts availability, ease of serviceability, and many more. Contact your local Toyota sales representative for more advice on choosing the right forklifts for your application.