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IDOT Paratransit Vehicle Specification Summary

Medium-Duty Paratransit Vehicle


General Description:

This vehicle body is specifically designed and constructed on a commercial cut-away van chassis. This vehicle is over 22 feet in length. ADA option must be included if vehicle is to be used for fixed route service.

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

Standard Configuration Vehicle:

  • Wheelchair/Mobility Aid Lift

  • Seated Capacity Standard Vehicle:
    • Transit quality padded vinyl upholstered seats
    • Six-way power drivers seat.
    • 14 seated passengers, (7 forward facing flip-up seating positions), or 2 wheelchair/mobility aid securement locations with 10 seated passengers (5 forward facing flip-up seated locations in the down position),
    • Convertible to 4 wheelchair/mobility aid securement locations with 4 seated passengers.
    • Seat belts for each seated passenger
    • Kenodyne wheelchair restraint system

  • General Dimensions:
    • Length, Overall: 280 inches
    • Wheelbase: 158 inches
    • Width, Overall: 96 inches
    • Height, Overall @ GVWR: 112 inches, excluding roof hatch
    • Aisle Width: 14 inches
    • Interior Headroom: 75 inches,
    • Electrical front transit type door
  • Engine:
    • Diesel fueled, V8, 7.3L, 210 HP, with block heater
    • 6 to 7 MPG, estimated

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  • Transmission:
    • Fully automatic 4-speed with overdrive

  • Electrical System:
    • Heavy duty dual battery system
    • High output alternator

  • 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 Halon fire extinguisher
    • ICC triangles (Flare Kit)
    • Rear emergency exit
    • Fire suppression system
    • Side window emergency exits

  • Tinted Glass

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

    Option:

    • ADA Fixed Route Equipment:
    • Destination Signs
    • Public Address System
    • Passenger Signal System

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