Kubota dump trucks: Capability, pricing, and how it compares

Kubota dumpers

Looking for a minidump truck for hire? Kubota's range of mini dump trucks offers reliability and are a trusted brand across the market specializing in their mini dumpers.

Ranging in size and ability, Kubota's mini dumpers range in max loading capacity from 700kg up to 2500kg. Kubota dump trucks are especially effective for smaller jobs, most likely domestic hire and their off-roading capability suits various site conditions.

Kubota's mini dump trucks can be easily recognized by their bright orange finish and their specific bed tilts that lift easily. They offer a durable chassis and body that is capable of operating on harsh terrain and conditions.


Kubota Dump Truck Models & Specifications

Kubota KC70

  • Power:  6.0 HP (4.5 KW)
  • Max capacity: 700KG
  • Style:  Expanding Tracks
  • Size (LxWxH): 2415mm x 880mm x 1310mm
  • Weight: 450 kg

Read more information about the Kubota KC70

Kubota KC70-4

  • Power:  6.0 HP (4.5 KW)
  • Max capacity: 700 kg
  • Style:  oil and air cooled, 4 cyl diesel
  • Size (LxWxH): 2415 mm x 880mm x 1310mm
  • Weight: 450 kg

Read more information about the Kubota KC70

Kubota KC70H-4

  • Power:  9.52 HP (7.1 kW)
  • Max capacity: 700 kg
  • Style:  ROPS cabin, std. trough
  • Size (LxWxH): 0.76m x 1.85m x 1.3m
  • Weight: 580 kg

Read more information about the Kubota KC70 

Kubota KC110HR-4

  • Power:  15.7PS
  • Max capacity: 1000 kg
  • Style:  Diesel 3 cyl
  • Size (L x W x H): 2.7m x 1.02m x 2.34m
  • Weight: 970kg

Kubota KC250HR-4

  • Power:  44.8 HP (33.4kW)
  • Max capacity: 2500 kg
  • Size (L x W x H): 3.6 m x 1.55m 2.4m
  • Weight: 2700kg

Read more information on the specs of the Kubota KC250HR-4 


Kubota Dump Truck Prices

Whether you are buying new or second-hand, there are multiple factors that should contribute to your choice. This includes the year of release of the machine, the number of hours already clocked, as well as the overall condition of the machine you are buying. For example, with the Kubota KC70 model, current listings range from as low as $11,313 for a 2012 model, up to $17,400 for a 2019 model on the second-hand market.

Additionally, prices will depend upon the seller, so be sure to look for a couple of different quotes/prices from different suppliers.


Kubota Dump Trucks for hire

When hiring a Kubota dump truck, the price for hiring depends upon the nature of the hire you require. This includes factors like the size of the dump truck, power, the condition of the machine as well as whether you will be choosing a wet or dry hire. Keep in mind wet hire will always cost more than if you were to do a dry hire.

Check out our in-depth breakdown of the pricing guide for hiring plant equipment.


Kubota Dump Trucks vs the Competition

While Kubota is a well established, and reliable company for mini dump trucks, there are a few competitors you should also consider: 


Cormidi mini dumpers specialise in extra small sizes and are known for quality of the machine and ease of use especially in tight spaces with limited access. Their specific track design allows for them to carry full loads through difficult terrains with relative ease.

Have a read of a review of the Cormidi mini dumpers for more information.

Wacker Neuson

Wacker Neuson is another competitor in the space of mini dumpers with quality controls and a wide range of models and sizes being their main point of attraction.

Read a more in-depth overview of Wacker Neuson mini dumpers for more information: If you are instead looking for some larger dump trucks, read our review of the top 5 best dump truck brands or go and check out some dump trucks near you today.


Now it’s time for you to start looking to hire some mini dump trucks! For a great look at the machines on offer near you today, check out the iseekplant marketplace. With over 8,000 suppliers listed with iseekplant, you’re sure to find the right supplier and dump truck for your project.

Still after more information? Contact our friendly projects team at  projects@iseekplant.com.au or call 1300 691 912.