FDIC 2012—KME Unveils New Engine and Transmission Combinations



5/23/2012
The KME 2012 FDIC exhibit will feature a wide range of custom apparatus with the largest offering of horsepower and model options available to the fire service.
 
The KME 2012 FDIC exhibit will feature a wide range of custom apparatus with the largest offering of horsepower and model options available to the fire service. KME apparatus features both Cummins and MaxxForce engines with ratings from 300 to 600hp. These brands also represent both urea and non-urea based technologies for emission compliance.
 
KME’s display includes an FDIC exclusive 405hp MaxxForce 10 engine, a new rating for that model. In addition, KME will have a pumper with a MaxxForce 13, 450hp 13 litre engine paired with an Allison 3000 EVS transmission. Also an FDIC exclusive, this combination offers big bore engine power with the affordability of the 3000 EVS transmission, saving customers up to $7,000.
 
Apparatus with both Cummins ISL and ISX engines will also be on display. The Cummins line offers the broadest range of models and horsepower ratings available to the fire service.
 
While other suppliers limit engine offerings, KME continues to offer our customers a wide range of products that bring affordability, reliability and innovation to the fire service.
 

ABOUT KME:
As a leading manufacturer of first responder vehicles, KME engineers and custom manufactures a full range of specialty trucks for federal, industrial, commercial, aviation and municipal markets. Additional information on KME can be found at kmefire.com or by emailing to kme@kmefire.com

ABOUT REV GROUP:
REV Group, Inc., is a +2 billion manufacturer of industry-leading motor vehicle brands. Products include ambulances, fire trucks, shuttle buses, transit buses, yard trucks, street sweepers, luxury motorhomes and wheelchair accessible vehicles. REV owns 26 brands, employs more than 6,000 people in 16 different manufacturing facilities in the U.S., and produces more than 20,000 specialty vehicles annually. REV Group recently moved its corporate headquarters from Orlando, Fla., to Milwaukee, Wisc. For more information, about REV, visit revgroup.com.