Spartan, Foretravel Unveil ‘Iron Colt’ In Tampa (1/18/2019)
Story by RVBusiness
Foretravel Motorcoach, a leading manufacturer of luxury motorhomes, and Spartan Motors, Inc., parent to Spartan Chassis Inc., have introduced the Foretravel Iron Colt (ic-37), a 37-foot Class A diesel RV targeted at new recreational vehicle users just entering the Class A segment or experienced campers looking to downsize, according to a press release.
Unveiled in Tampa during the Florida RV SuperShow at the Spartan display in Booth No. 145, the Foretravel ic-37 is built atop Spartan's K2 450 chassis and features Spartan Motors' industry-leading Safe Haul integrated tow braking system and Connected Coach, a technology bundle that includes a digital dash display of the coach's instrument panel cluster and navigation components in a single, easy-to-read format. Additionally, the ic-37 includes fuel level and DEF level gauges, and keyless start technology.
Recognizing a gap in the RV marketplace, Foretravel designed the ic-37 to be smaller in length and shorter in height, while increasing horsepower to preserve towing and power capabilities associated with the Class A diesel segment. The ic-37 offers additional alongside large capacity tanks for onboard fuel, freshwater, and corresponding holding tanks that allow owners to extend their adventures. Although shorter in length, the ic-37 maintains the same luxury and craftsmanship standards of Foretravel's larger footprint models.
"Our ih-45 model is built on a larger format Spartan chassis, and our research led us to translate the design into a more compact footprint to serve a wider array of customers," said Tyle Fore, Director of Marketing and Factory Coach Specialist at Foretravel Motorcoach. "Building the ic-37 on a Spartan chassis, the industry's premier foundation, allowed us to continue our 50-year tradition of providing customized luxury adventures.”
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