SOURCE: Kingsley Coach

August 23, 2005 08:20 ET

State of Alabama Orders Kingsley Mobile Command Post Vehicle

ZIMMERMAN, MN -- (MARKET WIRE) -- August 23, 2005 -- Kingsley Coach, Inc., (OTC BB: KNGS) announced today that the Emergency Response Division of its Commercial Business Unit has been awarded a Purchase Order from the State of Alabama Department of Public Safety for a Kingsley Mobile Command Post Vehicle. Under the terms of the contract, Kingsley Coach will be delivering a customized Command Post Vehicle powered by a conventional cab Kenworth T-2000 that can carry multiple communication systems and highly sophisticated computers, electronics, and other state-of-the-art technology. Production is scheduled to begin immediately.

John Merkent, CEO of Kingsley Coach, Inc., said, "We are pleased that in just a short time after our entry into this market we have been awarded another important government contract. Our first order for a Command Post Vehicle was received last year from the Maryland Department of State Police. We believe that the Commercial Business Unit at Kingsley is well prepared and positioned to dominate this very specialized emergency response niche in the marketplace." Merkent furthered, "Because of recent events around the world, we believe that the demand for vehicles that can substantially enhance public safety and homeland security will experience tremendous growth in the coming years. We are confident that as additional state and local governments and federal agencies become aware of our product through our new marketing efforts, they will choose Kingsley to satisfy their needs for a Command Post Vehicle."

About Kingsley Coach: Kingsley manufactures custom, luxury coaches and special use coaches. Kingsley's product line includes medical, communications, entertainment, and various specialty and business-use coaches. A Kingsley Coach is mounted on a class 7 or 8 heavy-duty chassis powered by top names such as Peterbilt, Kenworth, Volvo, and Freightliner. It has an automatic transmission, a heavily reinforced body, and ultimate quality. A Kingsley offers its owner great comfort, safety, and high performance. RV owners refer to the Kingsley Coach as "The Most Extraordinary Home on the Road." Additional information is available at

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