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IDOT Paratransit Vehicle Specification Summary

Raised Roof Paratransit Vehicle

General Description

This vehicle is based upon standard full-size van with roof raised to permit upright walking through entrance door to all seated positions

OPERATOR OF THIS VEHICLES DOES NOT REQUIRE COMMERCIAL DRIVER'S LICENSE (CDL).

Vehicle Configuration

  • Wheelchair/Mobility Aid Lift

  • Seated Capacity Standard Vehicle:
    • Transit quality padded vinyl upholstered seats.
    • Six-way power drivers seat.
    • Ten (10) seated passengers, (4 forward facing seats with 6 flip-up seating positions), or
    • Two (2) wheelchair/mobility aid securement locations with 5 seated passengers (5 flip-up seated locations in the up position), or (3) wheelchair/mobility aid securement locations and (2) seated passengers
    • Seat belts for each seated passenger
    • Kenodyne wheelchair restraint system

  • General Dimensions:
    • Length, Overall: 231 inches
    • Wheelbase: 127.5 inches
    • Width, Overall: 79 inches
    • Height, Overall @ GVWR: 111 inches, with roof hatch closed
    • Aisle Width: 14 inches
    • Interior Headroom: 76 inches
  • Engine:
    • Gasoline fueled, 230 HP 5.9L with block heater
    • 10 to 12 MPG, estimated

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  • Transmission
    • Fully automatic 4 speed with overdrive

  • Electrical System:
    • Heavy duty dual battery system
    • High output alternator
    • Manual front transit type passenger door

  • Power Steering

  • Power Brakes

  • Fuel Tank, 33 Gallon Minimum

  • Climate Control, HVAC
    • Front and rear high capacity A/C and heater
    • Roof ventilator/Emergency escape hatch

  • Mobile Radio:
    • Provisions for user-provided and installed two-way mobile radio

  • Safety Equipment
    • First aid kit
    • 10 lb fire extinguisher
    • ICC triangles (Flare Kit)
    • Rear emergency exit
    • Engine fire suppression system

  • Tinted Glass

  • Vehicle Colors:
    • Exterior: Standard OEM white
    • Seats: Grey transit vinyl
    • Floor: Black
    • Ceiling: White
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