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World Rough Terrain 2WD



World Rough Terrain Series

The World Rough Terrain 2WD forklift line was designed with all the same benefits and features you expect from cutting-edge forklift manufacturer, but at a significantly lower price point. The World Rough Terrain 2WD series is the most cost effective 2WD in its class. At half the cost of traditional 4WD forklifts, companies save thousands of dollars for a dependable, reliable, and powerful forklift that meets the demands of challenging outdoor environments.

Equipped with an expansive array of standard features, the award-winning World forklift line is quickly becoming the forklift of choice for smart companies. Get the job done, without breaking the bank.

Key Benefits

  • Able to work in extreme terrains such as gravel, hard-packed sand, or grass
  • Large “lug” type tires and 12-inch ground and mast clearance for continual performance in even the most tough conditions
  • Meets Tier 4 emission standards, utilizing name brand engines including Kohler, Hatz, Mitsubishi and Cummings
  • Smaller size when compared to 4WD rough terrains for easier maneuverability
  • Automatic power shift transmission with separate inching and brake pedals ideal for use on ramps and inclines
  • Safety features like daylight strobes, back-up alarms and a variety of warning systems
  • Standard side shifter and third valve with hosing
  • EPA Compliant; CE Certified; meets or exceeds all ANSI B56.1
  • Customized exterior colors

Recommended Uses

Need a dependable, cost effective forklift to navigate uneven surfaces? Then the World Rough Terrain 2WD Forklift is for you. The 4,000 to 8,000 lb. capacity World Rough Terrain 2WD is designed for high mobility, reliability, and high productivity in extreme terrain — from docks to yards, to vineyards, timber, forestry, and construction sites.

Plus, World Rough Terrain 2WDs use dependable, yet simple components making them easy to maintain. And advanced diagnostics software assist with maintenance and repairs, so you no longer need specialized mechanical expertise. All this means minimal downtime, so your operators spend more time doing work.


Affordable does not mean less features. The World rough terrain 2WD series comes equipped with an expansive array of features:

  • Tilt steering wheel
  • Adjustable seat
  • Seat belt
  • Dual head lights
  • Front turn signals
  • Rear turn signals
  • Brake lights
  • Back-up lights
  • Back-up alarm
  • Neutral safety switch
  • Welded overhead guard
  • Integral gas tank
  • Integral hydraulic tank
  • High air intake
  • Cyclone air cleaner
  • Insulated engine cover
  • Hand hold for entry
  • Radiator overflow bottle
  • Third valve & lever
  • Horn
  • Hour meter
  • Charge warning light
  • Temperature warning light
  • Oil pressure gauge
  • Key switch
  • Safety load backrest
  • ITA Class III forks & carriage
  • Easy access floor boards
  • Rubber safety mat
  • Meet or exceed all ANSI B56.1
  • Safety standards for powered industrial trucks and underwriters laboratories requirements as to fire hazard. EPA compliant. EC and ISO Certified

 — Why Smart Companies Choose World — 

Award Winning

Affordable Price

Brand Name Components

Expansive List of Standard Features

Grant Approved