CGC 40/50/55

8000 / 10,000 / 12,000 lbs
(4000 / 5000 / 5500 kg)


Manufacturing, Paper Roll Handling, Processing Mills & Machinery Movers


The CGC40/70-series proudly adds to CLARK's unique history of building the best forklifts with evolutionary steps in ergonomics, power, safety, durability, and performance. These models, designed for distribution, manufacturing and warehousing of all types, are suited for the toughest applications.

Brake System

Simple & Error Proof

Applied with a hydraulic servo-type power brake valve

Transmission disengages when parking brake is set preventing driving against brakes

Hydraulic System

Maximum Horsepower

Uses load-sensing flow control valve to reduce heat build-up

Optimum Performance of Attachments

Main hydraulic valve incorporates adjustable flow controls for tilt and auxiliary functions

Sectional Design

Allows for easy addition of extra functions and simplifies service

Upright Mounted Load Lowering Valve

Controlled lowering independent of engine speed

Steering Axle

Rugged “Double Shear" Design

To withstand impact without loosening or breaking

Simple, Double-Ended Cylinder Design

Provides additional steering force

Operator Compartment

Fully Adjustable, Full Suspension Seat

Molded for support with non-cinching, retractable seat belt

Tilt Steering Column

Adjust to suit operator and provides easier entry/exit

Fingertip Operation

Electronic directional controls minimize fatigue

Thick Molded Floor Mat

Reduces vibration and noise level to improve operator comfort


Field-Proven 4.3 L V-6 GM LPG Engine

Built for smooth, quiet operation

Auto Shut-Down

Protects your investment in the event of excessive engine coolant, high transmission oil temperature or low engine oil pressure

Keeping Uptime to a Maximum

System can be simply diagnosed using automotive style malfunction light and fault codes

No Tools Required

Access to the engine compartment in less than 30 seconds

EPA Compliant


One Piece Frame

Heavy duty, welded & formed steel plate protects from impact damage and extends the life of the truck


Integral Axle & Transmission

No exposed seals or driveshafts to wear or collect debris

Modulated Shift Protection

Smooth engagement, cushioned shifting

Common Sump for Axle and Transmission

Allows both to be cooled with the transmission cooling system

Inching Valve

Allows for precisely controlled travel speeds during high speed lifting

Service Access is Simple

Seat deck raises for easy access to both sides of engine and floorboard is removable to reveal hydraulic & transmission components

Upright & Carriage

Maximum Visibility

Nested I-channel allows space for cylinders, hoses and chains

Hydraulic Cushioning Valve

Silent staging reduces shock and vibration

Shimmable, Sealed & Canted Rollers

Carriage has 6 rollers to maximize load distribution and reduce free play

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Operator Manuals

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Financing Available

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