Kubota Excavators

From leading-edge engineering to innovative technology our construction range benefits from an earned reputation for legendary reliability, outstanding performance, advanced security and excellent residual value. Designed and built to produce cost-effective results time after time. Almost all the range is powered by Kubota engines – proven, reliable, and clean running. These highly durable engines are designed to provide maximum fuel efficiency, minimal noise and vibration, and have low emission levels that meet all environmental regulations.

Key Features

  • Leading edge engineering
  • Innovative technology
  • Exceptional fuel economy
  • Efficient operation

About Kubota Excavators

Kubota’s tracked mini excavators are universally known and respected for their reliability, durability and appetite for hard work.

Kubota is No. 1 for mini excavators 0-8 tonne in the UK – trusted and used from building sites to highways, and forestry to major construction projects. Designed and built to produce cost-effective results time after time.

1 – 1.5 TONNE

Kubota K008-3 Excavator

Incredibly compact and highly reliable, the efficient Kubota K008-3, with its enhanced operator protection, is the choice for tough jobs where space is limited.

Kubota U10-3/U10-3 SL Excavator

Ultra-compact with enhanced operator protection, the efficient and easy-to-use Kubota U10-3, with zero tail swing is the mini excavator you can count on to get the job done. Ideal for jobs where space is limited. The U10-3 SL version (with side levers) also offers optimal comfort to the operator.


Kubota KX015-4 Excavator

The KX015-4 mini excavator offers a powerful digging force and a wide working range, making it ideal for roadsides or residential areas.

Kubota KX016-4 Excavator

The KX016-4 mini excavator delivers a powerful digging force and a wider working range, offering enhanced accessibility to sites.

1.5 – 2.0 TONNE

Kubota U17-3α Excavator

The advanced U17-3α offers superior versatility and performance to take on almost any task. Also available as a High Spec version (HI), with AUX 1 proportional flow control.

Kubota KX018-4 Excavator

The KX018-4 delivers a powerful digging force and a wider working range that rivals higher-end excavators, and offers enhanced accessibility and manoeuvrability.

Kubota KX019-4 Excavator

The KX019-4 is built for faster and efficient digging, even in the toughest of conditions.

2.0 – 3.0 TONNE

Kubota U20-3α Excavator

The U20-3α mini excavator is ready for action, offering precision control for restricted working and a host of advanced features that deliver superior performance and efficiency.

Kubota U27-4 Excavator

With the largest cab in its class, the U27-4 brings luxury to even the toughest of jobs, featuring a spacious cab with an expansive field of vision and a wider and lower entrance for easy cab entry and exit.

Kubota KX027-4 Excavator

A compact excavator that doesn’t compromise on power or performance. It has the largest cab in its class, allowing for comfortable all-day operation and is cost effective to transport between sites, with two models to choose from.

Kubota KX030-4 Excavator

When you need the ability to work in tight areas or challenging conditions – the KX030-4 delivers. Offering a powerful digging force combined with simultaneous operation of the boom, arm, bucket and swivel; the KX030-4 features the biggest cab in its class for efficient and comfortable all day long operation.


Kubota U36-4 Excavator

Kubota’s U36-4 combines superior power and outstanding versatility to tackle demanding jobs in a variety of conditions. Using the same spacious cab as our larger 5-tonne excavator, the U36-4 also features zero tail swing.

Kubota KX037-4 Excavator

The new KX037-4 boasts a wealth of features to improve everyday efficiency, ease of use and compliance with industry regulations. It features Kubota’s engine safe start system plus a hydraulic lockout on the left-hand console and optional safety valves for the boom, arm and dozer.

4.0 – 5.0 TONNE

Kubota KX042-4 Excavator

The most environmentally friendly excavator in its class; the KX042-4 incorporates a DPF (Diesel Particulate Filter) to ensure a clean exhaust, plus Kubota’s ECO Plus Mode to reduce fuel consumption. The KX042-4 is also performance-friendly, with a powerful and reliable engine, and the versatility you need for any job on the work site.

Kubota U48-4 Excavator

The Kubota U48-4 – this advanced 4.8 tonne machine is designed with excellent stability to work efficiently, even where space is confined. With superior digging and lifting power, alongside smooth travel performance, this Kubota truly has it all.

5.4 – 6.0 TONNE

Kubota U55-4 Excavator

This advanced 5.4 tonne machine is designed with excellent stability to work efficiently even where space is confined. The U55-4 offers upgraded digging and lifting power, alongside smooth operation for efficient and reliable everyday-performance.

The U55-4 also features a tight tail swing.

Kubota KX057-4 Excavator

This powerful and advanced machine is designed to operate a variety of attachments. The enhanced versatility, upgraded digging power, and smoother travel performance make the Kubota KX057-4 exceptional.

(U55-4 and KX057-4 models are available in S & L spec, L spec including air conditioning and AUX 1 and 2, KX057-4 L spec also includes an electric refuelling pump.)


Kubota KX080-4α Excavator

The KX080-4α delivers all the power you need, whilst also being one of the most environmentally friendly excavators in its class. Advanced features include: a Direct Injection diesel engine with common rail system (CRS), a Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF) with a muffler, and a host of other functions and equipment, including ECO E PLUS for superior fuel economy and productivity.


Formed in 1979 and based at Thame, Oxfordshire, Kubota (U.K.) Limited is a subsidiary of the Kubota Corporation, which was established in 1890 as a manufacturer of cast-iron water pipes in Osaka, Japan.

Kubota has led the way in groundcare excellence ever since and today is a recognised name for all those in the industry.

About Lister Wilder

Lister Wilder are a friendly, family business that’s home to some of the UK’s finest machinery franchises including Kubota, Merlo, Baroness, Roberine, Trimax, Dennis, Sisis, Charterhouse, Timberwolf, Husqvarna, Stihl, SALSCO Rollers and Bomford Turner. These are all supported by the most knowledgeable Sales, Parts and Service teams in the country.

With branches across the South of England supplying Kubota compact tractors to the groundcare, agricultural, arboricultural and construction divisions. From tractors, compact tractors, utility vehicles and mowers to verti-drains, aerators, seeders and cultivators we supply for all divisions in the industry. We cover Berkshire, Wiltshire, Kent, Oxfordshire, Sussex, Surrey, London, Middlesex, Hampshire, Somerset, Gloucestershire and Buckinghamshire. Across our territory, we provide expert Sales advice and outstanding Parts & Service support for those working within the Agricultural, Groundcare, Construction and Arboricultural sectors.

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