Manitou M 40-4

Manitou M 40-4

Forklift trucks

8818 lb
20 in
144 in
The M40-4 is an all-terrain 4-wheel drive forklift truck. Generous ground clearance and optimised dimensions provide excellent manoeuvrability and stability regardless of the terrain, even when handling longer loads. Performance in any given situation is enhanced by the wide range of tyres available, and it comes equipped with a 75 hp engine and a 4 tonne lifting capacity.Opening up the bonnet reveals full access to mechanical components for simplified maintenance. The masts, the end result of our expertise put into practice, have been designed to ensure robustness even under the most extreme conditions of use.
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Technical characteristics



Model Name

M 40-4

Power source


Operator type


Max. capacity

8818 lb

Load centre of gravity

20 in

Load distance, centre of drive axle to fork

30 in


83 in


Service weight

15355 lb

Weight on front axle (laden) / rear axle (laden)

19864 lb / 4310 lb

Weight on front axle (Unladen) / rear axle (Unladen)

5787 lb / 9568 lb


Tyres type


Dimensions of front wheels

18-22.5 MPT06

Dimensions of rear wheels

340/80 R18 XMCL

Number of front wheels / rear wheels

2 / 2

Number of drive wheels


Front wheel gauge

64 in

Rear wheel gauge

69 in


Height of overhead guard (cabin)

98 in

Seat height/stand height

58 in

Overall length

191 in

Length to face of forks

144 in

Overall width

82 in

Forks section x width x length

2 in x 6 in / 47 in

Fork carriage ISO 2328 (class/form) A/B


Fork carriage width

66 in

Ground clearance below mast

12 in

Ground clearance at centre of wheelbase

15 in

Aisle width for 800 x 1200 pallet lengthways

265 in

Turning radius

180 in


Travel speed (laden / unladen)

6 mi/h / 15 mi/h

Lifting speed (laden / unladen)

1 ft/s / 1 ft/s

Lowering speed (laden / unladen)

1 ft/s / 0.98 ft/s

Drawbar pull (Laden)

1020 daN

Service brake



Engine brand / model

Perkins / 854F-E34T WF

Engine power according to ISO 1585

55 kW

Rated speed

2200 rpm

Number of cylinders / Capacity of cylinders

4 - 207 in³


Working hydraulic pressure for attachments

3046 PSI

Oil flow rate for attachments

26 US gpm

Sound level at the driver's ear according to DIN 12 053

76 dB