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IDOT Paratransit Vehicle Specification Summary

Super Medium-Duty Paratransit Vehicle

General Description:

Vehicle body is constructed on a commercial chassis designed for heavy-duty service. This vehicle is over 33 feet in length, and ADA option must be included if vehicle is to be used for fixed route service.

DRIVER OF THIS VEHICLE REQUIRES COMMERCIAL DRIVER'S LICENSE (CDL) WITH AIR BRAKE ENDORSEMENT

Standard Configuration Vehicle:

  • Wheelchair/Mobility Aid Lift

  • Seated Capacity Standard Vehicle:
    • Transit quality padded vinyl upholstered seats. 22 seated passengers, or 2 wheelchair/mobility aid securement locations with 18 seated passengers.
    • Convertible to 4 wheelchair/mobility aid securement locations.
    • Seat belts for each seated passenger
    • Kenodyne wheelchair securement system

  • General Dimensions:
    • Length, Overall: 396 inches Wheelbase: 193inches Width, Overall: 96 inches
    • Height, Overall @ GVWR: 120 inches, excluding roof hatch
    • Aisle Width: 16 inches, minimum
    • Interior Headroom: 76 inches

  • Engine:
    • Cummins Rear Engine diesel fueled, 190 HP with block heater
    • 7 to 10 MPG, estimated

  • Transmission:
    • Allison MT643 fully automatic 4-speed

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

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  • Power Steering

  • Air Brake System

  • Fuel Tank, Capacity 60 Gallons

  • Air Suspension System

  • 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 suppressor system
    • Side window emergency exits

  • Tinted Glass

  • Vehicle Colors:
    • Exterior: Standard OEM white
    • Seats: Gray transit vinyl
    • Floor: Gray
    • Ceiling: Lt. Gray

    ADA Options:

    • Destination signs:
    • Public Address System:
    • Passenger signal system

    Urban Option

    • 31 seated passenger or 2 wheelchair/mobility and securement location with 25 seated passengers

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