Shop Burro Walk-Behind Forklifts at Kenworth of Louisiana

Burro Forklifts

3,000 lb Lift Capacity
Built to tackle smaller projects, the Burro forklift is intuitive, easy to operate, and powerful. The lightweight Burro weighs only 1,800 lbs, but has the capacity to lift up 3,000 lbs and lift of up to 65 inches. More importantly, the Burro is the only motorized walk-behind forklift made in America. Stop by any of our Kenworth of Louisiana locations to shop the Donkey Burro forklift!

Additional Features:

  • Low unit weight, but strong
  • Low initial investment
  • Sits on a one-ton chassis
  • Easy to operate
  • 65” lift with a 3,000 lb capacity
  • 51" Load spacing
  • Tackles standard-sized pallets with ease
  • Adjusted reach forks extend 24”
  • Hydraulically driven rear wheel
  • Utilizes the same mounting kit as other Donkey forklifts
Burro Specifications


The Burro forklift has the muscle to lift a 3,000 lb load with a 24” load center, with a lift of up to 65 inches. The Burro was built to be used on graded areas, parking areas, or paved surfaces.


The Burro forklift comes equipped with Honda’s powerful GX390 engine which has an electric start for a quick and easy operation. Additionally, the Burro’s rear wheel is hydraulically driven with a spring-applied, hydraulic release brake integrated into the drive motor for increased safety.


The Burro has a sturdy, reliable single-stage mast. With a lift height of 65”, this forklift will have no problem unloading any truck or trailer.

Load Spacing

The Burro has a load spacing of 51”, perfect for handling standard-sized pallets.


Built with adjusted reach forks, these standard forks have a reach of 24 inches. For nonreach forks, call Kenworth of Louisiana to explore your options.


The Burro forklift comes standard with 18” Turf tires.

Standard Equipment

The standard Burro forklift comes comes equipped with strobe, forward, and rear work lights.
*Custom options are available upon request.

New Walk-Behind Forklifts for Sale at Kenworth in Louisiana

If you are searching for a new standup forklift, then Kenworth of Louisiana has just what you need. Located in New Orleans, Houma, Port Allen,Lafayette, Lake Charles, Monroe and Shreveport, Kenworth of Louisiana is proud to be Louisiana’s premier Donkey Forklift dealership. For smaller jobs and projects, the Burro forklift is a perfect choice! With the ability to lift up to 3,000 pounds, the Burro forklift is easy to maneuver, sits on a one-ton chassis, and is the only motorized walk-behind forklift made in America. Stop by Kenworth of Louisiana to check out our collection of Donkey Burro forklifts today!

Premier Forklift Dealer in Louisiana

Don’t settle for less when it comes to getting your next forklift. As Louisiana’s premier forklift dealer, our sales team is here to help you find the best Donkey series forklift to fit your project’s needs. Whether you’re searching for a stand-up forklift, like the Burro, or a counterbalance forklift, like the Low Profile Series forklift, Kenworth of Louisiana is guaranteed to have what you need. Give us a call or stop by any of our dealerships today!