ElDorado National Kansas Selects Rosco Backup Camera System as Standard on All New Buses
QUEENS, N.Y. July 10, 2019
Rosco Vision Systems, an automotive vision safety expert, was named the manufacturer of the standard reverse activated, rear view cameras on all new ElDorado bus builds starting Summer 2019. The standard backup camera kit will include Rosco’s new STSM244 7” MOR-Vision® mirror/monitor and the popular STSC130 wide angle rear camera.
The STSM244 is the newest edition to the MOR-Vision® integrated mirror/monitor product line. The 9.75” x 4.25” mirror comes with an ultra-bright 7” color monitor located behind the mirror glass that is only visible when triggered. The 244 monitor comes with an OEM fitment mount that is easily installed onto the bus windshield and can replace existing standard interior rear-view mirrors if needed.
ElDorado National Kansas, a subsidiary of REV Group, is a longtime customer of Rosco’s; the relationship extending over 20 years. Rosco mirrors have been a standard on ElDorado bus builds, but this is the first Rosco camera system to be offered as a standard on their buses.
Rosco is a leading global manufacturer of automotive vision safety products to the bus and truck marketplace. Founded in New York City in 1907 as a safety product manufacturer for automotive and aeronautical markets, Rosco moved to its current location in Queens, New York in 1974. Rosco products are designed and manufactured in the USA and include mission critical driving safety aides such as interior and exterior mirrors, sun visors, backup and side view cameras, video recording systems, sensor products and collision avoidance systems. Today, Rosco is the largest manufacturer of bus mirrors in North America. Rosco’s staff has grown to over 280 employees in facilities totaling 150,000 square feet. Key fleet customers include New York City Transit and Sanitation, the United States Postal Service, Canada Post, UPS, FedEx, DHL, National Grid, Con Ed and PSE&G. Distinguished large bus and truck manufacturers installing Rosco product on new vehicles include REV Group, Forest River Companies, New Flyer, Prevost, Nova, Navistar / IC Bus, Freightliner/Thomas Bus, and Blue Bird.
About ElDorado National Kansas:
ElDorado, a subsidiary of REV Group, was one of the industry’s first manufactures of light and medium-duty commercial buses for public transit, paratransit, airport, parking, hotel/resort, group tour, assisted living, church and university transportation markets. Every vehicle produced at the company’s 252,000 square foot, ISO 9001 certified facility in Salina, Kan. has met a comprehensive set of quality, performance and safety standards to meet applicable Altoona, FMVSS and CMVSS requirements for ensuring safe and reliable service. Backed by one of the largest and most trusted dealer networks in North America, ElDorado has hundreds of available seating configurations and dozens of vehicle options for accommodating any design request.
REV (NYSE: REVG) is a designer, manufacturer and distributor of specialty vehicles and related aftermarket parts and services. It serves a diversified customer base primarily in the United States through three segments: Fire & Emergency, Commercial and Recreation. REV provides customized vehicle solutions for applications including essential needs (ambulances, fire apparatus, school buses, and municipal transit buses), industrial and commercial (terminal trucks, shuttle buses and street sweepers) and consumer leisure (recreational vehicles “RVs” campers and luxury buses). The REV brand portfolio consists of 29 established principal vehicle brands. Several of these brands pioneered their specialty vehicle product categories and date back more than 50 years.