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Starke Internal Combustion Counterbalanced Forklifts

Starke Material Handling Group offers a wide selection of internal combustion counterbalance forklifts for most work environments including warehousing, manufacturing, agricultural and retail applications. Our Professional Series of forklifts provide unmatched operator comfort, ergonomics, performance and quality while our EcoMaxx Series offer a dependable and economic solutions for businesses focused on their bottom line. Either way, you can take comfort in knowing that you’ve found an economical, high performance forklift that will serve you well for years to come.

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Starke Professional Series

The Starke Professional XVI Series of internal combustion counterbalanced forklifts brings bold improvements to the market with significant reductions in total operating costs, while improving truck performance, efficiency and productivity. The XVI Series includes innovative design features and engineering compared to our original Professional Series forklifts – showing our commitment to fulfilling customer needs, conserving our environment, and reducing costs of ownership. Features such as our wide view hoseless masts, low noise and vibration engines, enhanced operator ergonomics, a spacious operator’s cabin and a wide range of optional features place the Professional XVI Series in a class of its own.

Now available in pneumatic and cushion tire models with lift capacities ranging from 3,500 – 7,700 lbs. and 8,000 – 11,000 lbs. with maximum lift heights up to 270″. Various mast heights, types and optional features are available. Contact us for more information or locate a dealer near you!


XVI Professional Series
Mast Design
XVI Professional Series
Ergonomic Controls
XVI Professional Series
Powerful Engines
XVI Professional Series
Operator Cabin


Find savings with our cost effective equipment solutions including lower maintenance costs and our excellent warranties


Our equipment is built for performance, ergonomics, straightforward diagnostics and ease of maintenance


Starke offers industry-leading warranties – including parts and labor coverage – on all of our product lines


We use high quality components from well-known manufacturers such as IMPCO, GM, Nissan, Curtis and Zapi


Starke equipment is designed to meet or exceed ANSI/ASME standards, are CE approved and are manufactured in ISO certified facilities


Our growing independent dealership network includes 55+ locations spread across North America

Starke EcoMaxx Series

The EcoMaxx Series is our economical line of internal combustion counterbalanced forklifts – built to strike an ideal balance between performance, fuel efficiency and price. With the EcoMaxx Series, you’ll find cost effective models without sacrificing on performance, product quality or desirable features. Find out how an EcoMaxx forklift can help your business today!

Available in pneumatic and cushion tire models with lift capacities ranging from 2,000 – 7,000 lbs., and 8,000 – 22,000 lbs. and maximum lift heights of “270. Various mast configurations are available along with a number of optional features. Contact your local Starke dealer for more information.


EcoMaxx Series
Easy to Change Propane Tank
EcoMaxx Series
Open Mast Design
EcoMaxx Series
Overhead Guard
EcoMaxx Series
Ergonomic Controls