Striker® Volterra™


Efficient. Responsive. Unprecedented. The Oshkosh Striker Volterra performance hybrid is meticulously engineered to channel mechanical power and battery power to maximize driving and pumping performance while reducing fuel consumption and emissions.

Still enjoy legacy features  found on the Striker ARFF vehicle while gaining the benefits of the Striker Volterra technology. Operation of the vehicle is consistent with current Striker ARFF models. No additional training is necessary easing operation and fleet integration. 

Key Features

Available on

- Striker 4x4
- Striker 6x6

Rapid Response Time

- 0-50 mph (0-80 kph) in 25 seconds

Improved Firefighter Safety

- Electric vehicle mode for fire station entry/exit with zero emissions
- Zero emissions when running on battery power
- Automatic idle management, up to one hour of zero-emissions standby operation

Lower Total Cost of Ownership

- Up to 40% reduced fuel consumption
- Reduced engine maintenance

Leading Oshkosh Technology

- Proprietary drivetrain featuring electro-mechanical infinitely variable transmission
- Patented powertrain energy management
- Patented hybrid fire fighting vehicle 
- Patented hybrid fire fighting vehicle modes


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Striker Volterra Hybrid Electric Vehicle Capabilities

- Fully tested and compliant to NFPA 414 and ICAO standards

- An Oshkosh patented hybrid-electric drivetrain featuring an electro-mechanical infinitely variable transmission allows zero-emissions operation when powered by the integrated onboard batteries, and can be coupled to the internal combustion engine to provide continuous and uninterrupted power to the pumping system or drive system

- Faster acceleration: setting a new standard for performance, the Striker Volterra is capable of achieving 28% improved acceleration when fully loaded, resulting in a quickened response time

- Idle reduction for up to one hour of zero-emissions standby using onboard energy storage

- Zero-emission driving during entry and exit of the fire station using onboard energy storage

- Available Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicle (PHEV) options for further electric vehicle driving capabilities








History of Electrification Development

Oshkosh Airport Products has been developing the Striker Volterra technology for the past five years, but contains technologies that have been under development for decades. Oshkosh Corporation has an extensive history of engineering and developing electric vehicles across multiple platforms of vehicle operations. Most recently, Oshkosh Corporation has launched multiple products with electrification capabilities. 


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