Spartan's K3 600 Chassis for the Newmar Essex (45')

Newmar Essex
(45') Riding on Spartan's 45' K3 605 Chassis

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Detailed Chassis Specifications

Premium Chassis Features

  • Spartan’s Advanced Protection System
    • Collision Mitigation System
      • Forward detection warning and active braking
    • Electronic Stability Control
    • Automatic Traction Control
    • Adaptive Cruise Control
    • Spartan Safe Haul Tow Brake System
    • Tire Pressure Monitoring System
  • COMFORT DRIVE™ Steering Assist System W/Optional Variable Driver’s Effort Control Feature
  • Memory Setting Controls for Driver 1 and 2 (Seat, Mirrors, Pedals and Steering Column)
  • SMART Steering Wheel with Leather/Wood Grain
  • Passive Steer Tag Axle
  • Electronic Ride Height Control Valves
  • Side Mounted Service Center
  • Self-Leveling System (SLS)
  • 20,000 lb Towing Capacity Hitch
  • 5-Year/75,000 Mile Warranty
  • 20-Year Frame & Cross Member Warranty
  • No deductible, 24/7 Roadside Assistance for first 3 years of ownership


Engine +

Cummins ISX15

18 .7 CFM Air Compressor

1,500 Watt Block Heater

Peak Horsepower: 600 hp @ 1,800 rpm

Peak Torque: 1,950 lb-ft @1,200 rpm

Transmission +

Allison 4000MH Electronic

Chassis Ratings +

GVWR: 54,000 lb

Front GAWR: 20,000 lb

Rear GAWR: 20,000 lb

Tag GAWR: 14,000 lb

GCWR: 74,000

Suspension +

Front: Independent front air suspension with 20,000 lb capacity

Rear: Non-torque reactive parallelogram air suspension with 23,000 lb capacity

Tag: Parallelogram air suspension and integrated passive steering tag axle with 14,000 lb capacity

Bilstein Shocks +

Front: 46mm

Rear: 46mm

Tag: 46mm

Brakes +

ABS: WABCO 6S/6M with Electronic Stability Control (ESC)

Front: Air Disc

Drive: Air Disc

Tag: Air Disc

Steering +

Wood Grain & Leather Smart Wheel with Integrated Memory Controls

Column: Power TRW Tilt & Telescoping

Fuel System +

Fuel Tank: 150 gallon with dual side fill

DEF Tank: 15 gallon with dual side fill

Electrical System +

Custom Modular 12v Electrical System

Batteries: Two 950 CCA

Alternator: 270 amp

Cooling System +

Side-Mounted Radiator: Parallel Air Flow System with Low Profile Radiator

Frame +

Raised Rail Design for Frame Strength and Basement Storage

Tires +

Front: Michelin XZA 365/70R22.5 LRL

Rear: Michelin X Line Energy Z 315/80R22.5 LRL

Tag: Michelin X Line Energy Z 315/80R22.5 LRL

Wheels +

(6) Aluminum wheels with Dura-bright finish and dress kit

(2) Steel wheels on inside dual wheels

Wheelbase +