Moving From Gas to Electric

Interested in Working Longer Without Sacrificing Performance? With Gas and Utility Prices Soaring, Maybe Now is the Right Time to Make The Switch to an Electric Lift.

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Increased Productivity

Our industry leading electric lifts can operate up to and beyond 16 hours on a single shift. We have trucks running over 4,000 hours per year on just one battery. The need for extra batteries, storage and changing is a thing of the past.
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Less Maintenance Costs

A 5,000 lb. forklift running 2,000 hours consumes about $4,500 in LP gas annually. The equivalent electric consumes just $700 of electricity annually.
Electric lift trucks have around 50% less parts than their gas powered equivalents.
Less parts = less maintenance costs.
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Backed by Warranty

Just like our machines, this warranty outperforms all the others. 5-Years/10,000 miles including parts/labor on all forklift components. Longest running standard powertrain coverage in the industry.

More Reasons to Choose an Electric Forklift

Of course, there are more than three reasons to choose an electric forklift for your warehouse needs. Electric forklift benefits also include less emissions, less heat and less noise. All of these factors improve the quality of your warehouse space, making it more comfortable for your employees.

Reduced emissions are a factor in better employee health and safety. An electric forklift produces no greenhouse gas emissions.

What Is the Cost of an Electric Forklift?

Electric forklifts can initially cost more than gas-powered versions. However, when considering an electric forklift, it’s important to focus on total cost of ownership. While the outlay for an electric forklift might be higher, over the lifespan of the lift truck, switching to electric forklifts may be the more cost-effective option.

At G&W, our sales team can discuss your options and find the right forklift for your budget. We sell a variety of electric lift trucks from proven brands like CAT®, Mitsubishi and Jungheinrich®.

CAT Electric Forklifts for Sale

Increase your productivity with energy efficient electric forklifts from CAT. Using powerful 3-Phase AC Technology gives these forklifts two shifts on one charge in many applications.

Mitsubishi Electric Forklifts for Sale

Get power and performance from Mitsubishi electric forklifts, offering cutting-edge technology that results in reduced energy consumption and longer run times.


The FB16PNT-FB20PNT three-wheel electric counterbalance forklift series, featuring a heavy-duty AC drive and hydraulic motors, is compact, ergonomic and powerful.

  • 3-Wheel Electric Pneumatic
  • Capacity: 4000 lbs
  • Power Type: Electric
  • FBC25

    The FBC23N-FBC30LN cushion tire forklift series has a comfortable operator compartment with advanced AC motor and optimized visibility.

  • Electric Cushion
  • Capacity: 6500 lbs
  • Power Type: Electric
  • FB55

    The FB40N-FB55NH electric pneumatic tire lift trucks are designed to operate in the toughest applications.

  • Electric Pneumatic
  • Capacity: 9000 lbs
  • Power Type: Electric
  • Jungheinrich Electric Forklift for Sale

    Jungheinrich electric powered forklifts are a long-lasting alternative to lead acid batteries. These lift trucks provide maximum uptime with the ability to operate up to and beyond 16 hours on a single battery charge.

    Electric Forklift FAQs

    Electric Forklift FAQs

    Why buy an electric forklift?

    There are many advantages to electric powered forklifts. Electric forklifts provide reliable productivity without costly downtime.

    You’ll get maximized performance, a broad capacity range for enhanced flexibility, high efficiency, easy maneuverability and options for enhanced operator comfort.

    Electric forklifts offer:

    • Less downtime for recharging
    • Fuel savings
    • A eco-friendlier option than gas-powered forklifts

    Are electric forklift batteries reliable?

    One of the major benefits of electric forklifts is they offer a long-lasting battery charge.

    Several of G&W's electric forklifts offer a guarantee of 16 hours of forklift operation on one charge. These batteries have life expectancy of up to 3,000 discharge cycles.

    With less downtown to recharge batteries, you can stay productive.


    Why buy or rent an electric forklift from G&W?

    As an authorized CAT, Mitsubishi and Jungheinrich forklift dealer, G&W can help you find the right electric powered forklift for your business.

    G&W has a full line of forklifts for sale. Our experienced sales team can help you find exactly what you need – the right capacity, tires and accessories. We offer new electric forklifts, used electric forklifts and electric forklift rental.


    Are electric forklifts customizable?

    Electric forklifts offer options for customization, so your forklift can meet your exact needs. At G&W, we can outfit your forklift with custom accessories such as clamps, positioners, drum equipment, hoppers, hopper lids and safety features such as beacons and more.

    Let G&W help you find the right electric forklift for your business.

    If you are looking for an electric forklift, small electric forklift, used electric forklift or electric forklift rental, G&W can help you. Our knowledgeable sales team will work with you to find exactly what you need to stay productive and work efficiently.