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Spartan Chassis to debut new heavy-duty chassis

New bus/RV chassis option for North America

U.S.-based Spartan Specialty Vehicles will debut this all-new heavy-duty bus/RV chassis in the U.S. this weekend.

Flying the flag with the ‘Stars and Stripes’ (as a tribute to the company’s workforce), the new chassis will be unveiled at an RV show in Pennsylvania.

Known as the Entegra Cornerstone K3 605, the 45-foot (13.7 metre) chassis features a Cummins X15 605hp diesel engine and six-speed Allison Transmission (4000 MH).

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Spartan say the front independent suspensionon the K3 is rated to 20,000-pounds (nine tonnes) and the chassis boasts a 20,000-pound towing capacity.

Daryl Adams, President and CEO of Spartan Motors, says it’s an ideal base for a luxury class motorhome.

“This chassis brings together exceptional functionality, manoeuvrability, reliability and industry-leading safety technologies.

“The crowd (at the RV/Camping show) will understand and appreciate the craftsmanship that goes into this particular chassis design.”

We’ll keep you updated with further info on Spartan Chassis as further info comes to hand.

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