Press Release Summary:
Powered by 3-cylinder, 24.8 hp diesel engine that produces 50.3 lb-ft torque, Model RTV1100 includes factory-installed cab, air conditioning, heater, and defroster. Premium Grand Cab is constructed around unibody frame for stability and smooth ride. Offering more than 1,100 lb of cargo-load capacity in 16 cu-ft bed, vehicle also comes standard with Variable Hydrostatic Transmission, power steering, 4-wheel wet-disc brakes, and hydraulic bed-lift system.
Original Press Release:
Kubota Introduces Exclusive RTV1100 - The Industry Ultimate In All-Weather Comfort, Ruggedness And Power
The First and Only Utility Vehicle Equipped with Factory-Integrated Cab, Standard Air Conditioning
TORRANCE, Calif. - (June 20, 2007) - Kubota Tractor Corporation introduces the new RTV1100 with Premium Grand Cab, the first-available utility vehicle engineered for all-weather protection and comfort with a factory-installed cab, standard air conditioning, heater and defroster. The RTV1100 also packs plenty of power with a three-cylinder, 24.8 HP Kubota diesel engine that boasts a best-in-class 50.3 ft./lbs. of torque for all-around durability and drive.
"The RTV1100 with Premium Grand Cab is the ultimate combination of all-season protection, comfort and usability- summer or winter, rain or shine," says Dan Muramoto, product manager for Kubota. "The standard climate control and roomy factory cab, combined with exceptional heavy duty work capabilities, raises the bar among utility vehicles and takes the category to a level that simply did not exist prior to this exclusive Kubota innovation."
Available in worksite and recreational models, the heavy-duty RTV1100 with Premium Grand Cab also comes standard with Variable Hydrostatic Transmission (VHT), power steering, sturdy front guard, 4-wheel wet-disc brakes, hydraulic bed-lift system and more than 1,100 pounds of cargo-load capacity in the 16 cu. ft. bed.
"These standard RTV1100 features add up to unparalleled versatility, performance and comfort in a heavy-duty, hard-working machine that can flat out get the job done - whatever the demands might be," says Muramoto.
Signature Kubota Power and Performance with a Safe, Comfortable Cab
Offering substantial horsepower and class-leading torque, the new Kubota RTV1100 with Premium Grand Cab comes with a range of industry firsts, including VHT and hydrostatic power steering. An impressive and innovative transmission, VHT allows for quick acceleration, optimum traction, aggressive hill-climbing power and smooth downhill rides. Similarly, the hydrostatic power steering provides for greater drivability and responsiveness on any terrain.
Designed to safely and comfortably accommodate the operator and passenger, the Premium Grand Cab is constructed around a unibody frame to ensure a smooth ride, enhanced stability, and is one of the industry's quietest cabs, with ride quietness of 83dBA at maximum rpm. The RTV1100 also meets OSHA 1928.53 and SAE J2194 Roll Over Protection (ROPS) standards. Additional safety, comfort and convenience features include retractable seatbelts, a large and accessible under-seat storage area, padded headrests, premium cloth seating, standard speakers and pre-wiring for an optional AM/FM/CD player.
Available in Kubota orange or Realtree® Hardwood Camouflage, the Kubota RTV1100 with Premium Grand Cab is offered at a suggested retail price starting at $16,999.
Kubota Tractor Corporation, Torrance, Calif., is the U.S. marketer and distributor of Kubota-branded equipment, including a complete line of tractors up to 103 PTO hp, performance-matched implements, compact and utility-class construction equipment, consumer lawn and garden equipment, commercial turf products and utility vehicles.
For product literature or dealer locations, contact Kubota Tractor Corporation at 3401 Del Amo Blvd., Torrance, CA 90503, (888) 4-KUBOTA [(888) 458-2682], Ext. 900, or visit www.kubota.com.