Spartan showcasing latest fleet vehicles at national shows this week

Fleet Detail Wiv RearSpartan Fleet Vehicles and Services announced that it will be displaying its latest fleet vehicles at a pair of prominent national shows this week.

Spartanā€™s 20-foot Utilimaster walk-in van and its industry-leading feature set will be showcased at the Clean Show June 5-8 at the Las Vegas Convention Center in booth #737. The Utilimaster Ford Transit and Commonwealth Edison Underground Walk-in Van will be featured at the Electric Utility Fleet Managers Conference (EUFMC) in Williamsburg, Virginia June 4-7 at the Williamsburg Lodge and Conference Center.

The Utilimaster 20-foot walk-in van, customized to serve the laundry and linen service market, has a variety of features designed to make both soiled and clean product transportation safer and easier. (Customer feedback video posted below).

The van includes a 10.1-inch in-dash radio / back-up monitor unit with a 360-degree camera vision system, 100 percent interior and exterior LED lighting, and curbside shutter door option for product staging and two-wheel hand cart storage. The van also features a number of Utilimaster-patented designs to keep cargo safely in place, including SafeLoad, locking cart and locking garment rail systems.

At the EUFMC show, Utilimaster will display their custom upfit Ford Transit, featuring a Volta Hybrid Inverter and a smaller, more fuel-efficient mobile work center designed to meet the rigorous demands of the electric utility business.

Also being showcased at the EUFMC show is the Commonwealth Edison Underground walk-In van, which is powered by an Odyne hybrid power system and features a customized EZ Stak interior and a Team Fenex Air Delivery System. Both vehicles adhere to non-idling laws pertinent to the electric utility industry.

ā€œAt Spartan, across our Utilimaster and Spartan Upfit Services brands, we are dedicated to designing vehicles and supporting products that enhance the productivity and effectiveness of our fleet customers,ā€ said Tom Ninneman, Spartan fleet vehicles and services president. ā€œThis means knowing their business and daily routine in order to produce a vehicle that is safe and secure and helps them service their customers better.ā€