Type III

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With the comfort of a car-like ride and a tight turning radius, the Type III remains a popular choice in today's market. These van cutaway chassis offer a variety of headroom options and the ability to modify to suit your needs. And choice is not limited just to the exterior, as each model offers numerous compartment and cabinet configurations, from standard designs to fully-customized creations.

Each of our Type III vehicles come standard with:

  • Horton's exclusive occupant protection system (HOPS) for rollover crashes
  • Extra sound and thermal protection
  • Intelliplex, our multiplexed electrical system
  • VI-Tech mounting system

Horton's Type III is the best offering for those seeking smooth ride and maximum maneuverability. Click the models below to see more detail on each ambulance.

Model 403 is a basic, compact package that serves both public and private EMS providers.
Chassis Length Width Headroom Total Storage Exterior In/Outside Main Wall
Ford
Chevy
137" 96" 68 127.71 cu ft 48.60 cu ft 9N/A 48.00 cu ft
The staple of many big city fleets, 453 combines ample storage with a vehicle that can skillfully handle urban streets.
Chassis Length Width Headroom Total Storage Exterior In/Outside Main Wall
Ford
Chevy
145" 96" 72 153.28 cu ft 60.07 cu ft 93.21 cu ft 62.70 cu ft
Designed for departments with space constraints, 533 is a viable alternative to Horton's larger models.
Chassis Length Width Headroom Total Storage Exterior In/Outside Main Wall
Ford 163" 96" 72 185.39 cu ft 81.79 cu ft 98.54 cu ft 65.75 cu ft
Horton's most popular Type III model, 553 offers the maximum space. Start with one of three standard exterior configurations, and then choose from a verity of interior cabinet wall configurations.
Chassis Length Width Headroom Total Storage Exterior In/Outside Main Wall
Ford 169" 96" 72 188.21 cu ft
195.50 cu ft
200.66 cu ft
99.03 cu. ft
89.29 cu ft
88.98 cu ft
N/A 56.00 cu ft
68.76 cu ft
78.83 cu ft