NOVI, Michigan, June 22, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Red Diamond Aftermarket Solutions, a new merchandising brand from The Shyft Group (SHYF), debuts today alongside a trio of initial product offerings – Red Diamond RunFlat for safe steering and braking in the event of a tire puncture; Red Diamond Air Booster to maintain coach tires at recommended pressure; and the Red Diamond Self-Leveling System to allow easy leveling of a coach at the push of a button.
“We pride ourselves on offering industry-leading features to consumers when purchasing a new RV with a premium Spartan chassis, along with after-sales training and service,” said Steve Guillaume, President from Shyft Specialty Vehicles. “Today we are expanding that service to do more for the RV industry. We have rebranded our parts and services as Red Diamond™ Aftermarket Solutions and are expanding our offering to include exclusive and private label parts beyond our current Spartan® RV Chassis product portfolio.
Red Diamond offers all RV owners a premium line of aftermarket products. With an online store and hundreds of Spartan RV Chassis Authorized Service Centers across the United States capable of carrying Red Diamond, owners can rest easy that top-of-the-line products and service are available, wherever adventure leads them.
“Our engineers work closely with industry-leading vendors to deliver a Red Diamond portfolio to all types of RV owners with a focus on improving their safety, comfort and convenience on the road,” said Ray Dalton, Parts and Customer Services Manager, Shyft Specialty Vehicles. “If you see the Red Diamond label, you know your RV parts and accessories are of the highest quality, verified and authorized to meet your specific needs.”
Designed for the Class A RV market and built with military-grade technology proven to withstand harsh conditions, Red Diamond RunFlat features guide roller technology to protect against heat and friction when in use. engaged. This allows the owner to steer and brake safely during a tire blowout or pressure loss incident, minimizing potential damage from tire blowouts and protecting passengers, coach and car owners. surrounding vehicles. RunFlat is made in the USA and compatible with any Class A RV with 22.5″ wheels.
Red Diamond Air Booster gives RV owners the ability to double on-board chassis air pressure, inflate tires to recommended PSI in seconds and other auxiliary air needs without the need for an air compressor. separate air. Its compact design saves space, easily connects to a coach and is compatible with any recreational vehicle that has an onboard air supply.
The Red Diamond Self-Leveling System brings quick and easy leveling to a motorhome, without the use of hydraulic leveling jacks. This segment leading air spring leveling system is available for installation on Class A diesel coaches on a Spartan chassis, model year 2000 or newer. With a simple and intuitive touchscreen interface, users have a full suite of leveling features, including one-touch auto-leveling function or manual four-point control of leveling actuators .
Red Diamond representatives will be on hand at the 36th Annual Newmar Kountry Klub Gathering, taking place July 16-23 in Rock Springs, WY. Attendees are encouraged to visit the exhibit located outside West Pavilion Hall at the Sweetwater Events Complex to learn more about the suite of Red Diamond product offerings.
More information about Red Diamond can also be found by visiting reddiamondparts.com.
About Shyft Group
The Shyft Group is the North American leader in the manufacture, assembly and upfitting of specialty vehicles for the commercial vehicle, retail and service markets. Our customers include first to last mile delivery companies across vocations, federal, state and local government entities; trades; and the utilities and infrastructure segments. The Shyft Group is organized into two main business units: Shyft Fleet Vehicles & Services™ and Shyft Specialty Vehicles™. Today, its family of brands includes Blue Arc™ EV Solutions, Utilimaster®, Royal Truck Body™, DuraMag® and Magnum®, Strobes-R-Us™, Spartan® RV Chassis, Builtmore Contract Manufacturing™ and corresponding provisions of the secondary market. The Shyft Group and its marketing brands are well known in their respective industries for quality, durability and innovation in the marketplace. The company employs approximately 3,800 employees and contractors on its campuses and operates facilities in Michigan, Indiana, Maine, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Florida, Missouri, California, Arizona, Texas and Saltillo, Mexico. The company had revenue of $992 million in 2021. Learn more about The Shyft Group at TheShyftGroup.com.
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