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Core Tow Tractor

From A to Z, the Core Tow Tractor gets you there quickly and efficiently. It’s the ideal solution for transporting material and pulling carts through a facility when no vertical lift is required. An AC Drive System, AC Drive Motor and regenerative plugging boosts productivity and efficiency while making it simple to maintain.


Special Features
  • 10,000 lb. Towing Capacity on Flat Surfaces
  • Regenerative Plugging
  • AC Drive Motor


Core Tow Tractor Specifications

Learn more about the current Toyota Core Tow Tractor models that are available for purchase.  


Capacity on Flat Surfaces



Travel Speed No Load





Overall Length

61 in.

Overall Height

54 in.

Overall Width

32.5 in.

Models for Core Tow Tractor

Model Load Capacity (lbs.) Max Travel Speed Full Load (MPH) Width (in.) Battery Voltage (V)
8TB50 10,000 on Flat Surfaces 9 32.5 24

* Based on 24" Load center ** Add load length and clearance


Product specifications may not reflect the most current product details. Authorized Toyota dealers retain the most current product specifications. All specifications should be verified by an authorized Toyota dealer prior to purchase.

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Powerful Cart Tugger

Ready to work and get the job done, the Core Tow Tractor comes equipped with a 24-Volt drive system and regenerative plugging. This Toyota cart tugger can handle a 10,000 lb. tow on flat surfaces, and provides the ideal horizontal transport solution for transporting material and pulling carts through a facility. 

Core Tow Tractor Features

Power steering comes standard with Toyota’s Core Tow Tractor that provides workers effortless steering, improved ergonomics, and unmatched control. With the optional quick-release tow hitch, operators are able to release carts without leaving the operator compartment, further streamlining work processes.

Toyota’s Core Tow Tractor is also available as an Automated Guided Vehicle (AGV). The Automated Core Tow Tractor provides automated towing operations while allowing manual control as needed. Utilizing advanced sensors for mapped-object detection and a seamless integration to an already successful operation, this automated towing solution will help businesses lower operating costs and improve efficiency in repetitive tasks.

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Options / Accessories

Popular Core Tow Tractor Accessories

Make the most of your Core Tow Tractor by considering additional options and accessories. Toyota equipment can be customized to meet your operational needs. An authorized Toyota Dealer can assist you in developing the best forklift that can help you with your company’s biggest material handling challenges.

Compartment Sensing System

The Compartment Sensing System uses sensors that are in the rear compartment. When the sensors are blocked, a tone will sound, a message will display, and the truck will decelerate.

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Quick-Release Tow Hitch

This option lets the operator release carts without leaving the operator compartment.

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Keyless On/Off Switch

This option replaces the standard key switch with a toggle switch.


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