At Kitmondo, we provide an extensive selection of used broadcasting vehicles, essential for live event coverage, news reporting, and on-location broadcasting in the media industry. These specialized vehicles come equipped with advanced technology to capture, produce, and transmit live audio and video content efficiently.

Our broadcasting vehicles range from €50,000 for basic models to €500,000 for high-end, fully-equipped units from top brands like Mercedes-Benz, Iveco, Sony, and Grass Valley. Each vehicle is uniquely outfitted with features such as satellite uplink capabilities, editing suites, audio and video equipment, and robust power systems to meet your specific broadcasting needs.

When selecting a broadcasting vehicle, key considerations include the types of events you cover, the required transmission range, the capacity and layout of the production area, and the quality of the onboard equipment. These factors are critical for ensuring reliable, high-quality live broadcasts, optimizing production efficiency, and meeting the diverse demands of various broadcasting scenarios. Investing in our used broadcasting vehicles offers access to premium equipment at significantly reduced prices while supporting sustainable practices by extending the lifecycle of durable machinery.

Explore Kitmondo’s listings today to discover reliable broadcasting vehicles that provide outstanding performance and value for your live broadcasting needs. Rely on Kitmondo’s commitment to excellent customer service and find the perfect vehicle to enhance your media operations.

Ford E350 TV Uplink Truck


Description Ford E350 TV Uplink Truck is immediately available for sale. The year of the van is 1999 Diesel E350 and the mileage are only 160.000 very low and very well kept, was parked in a heated garage when it was not working. The equipment list is as follows: FORD E350 EXTENDED DIESEL (DIMENSIONS L:22 FT, W:8 FT, H10 FT) …

Used 1999 Ford E-350 News Van SNG

Year: 1999

1999 Ford E-350 News Van SNG this is a newly retired news van with only 157 thousand miles on the meter. There are still many more miles om this Ford for future work. As you look at the equipment list, you will notice that the antenna has been removed, but fortunately we have a Vertex 1.8M antenna that will pair …

Maximizing Mobility: A Comprehensive Guide to Broadcasting Vehicles

Broadcasting vehicles, also known as Outside Broadcast (OB) vans or mobile production units, are pivotal in the broadcast, film, and audio industries. These vehicles enable live broadcasting and on-site production of events like sports, concerts, news, and other live spectacles. Outfitted with cutting-edge technology and production equipment, broadcasting vehicles ensure the delivery of high-quality content from virtually any location. Understanding the types, features, and key considerations for purchasing broadcasting vehicles can significantly boost operational capabilities and production quality. Kitmondo, a premier online marketplace for used industrial machinery, offers a wide selection of broadcasting vehicles, giving businesses access to top-tier equipment at competitive prices.

Types of Broadcasting Vehicles

Broadcasting vehicles come in various configurations, each tailored to meet specific production needs and environments. The main types include:

Satellite Uplink Trucks

Equipped with satellite dishes and transmission gear, satellite uplink trucks send live broadcast signals directly to satellites, making them essential for live news coverage, sports events, and other real-time broadcasts from remote locations.

  • Standard Uplink Trucks: Equipped with basic satellite uplink and production equipment for general broadcasting needs.
  • Advanced Uplink Trucks: Feature sophisticated satellite technology and enhanced production capabilities, ideal for high-definition (HD) and ultra-high-definition (UHD) broadcasts.

Kitmondo provides a variety of satellite uplink trucks, ensuring businesses find the right vehicle for their broadcast needs.

Production Trucks

Production trucks, or mobile studios, are equipped with comprehensive production facilities, including cameras, audio equipment, editing suites, and control rooms, enabling full-scale production on-site.

  • Single-Expand Trucks: These trucks have a single expandable side to increase interior workspace, suitable for medium-sized productions.
  • Double-Expand Trucks: Featuring two expandable sides, these trucks provide a spacious interior, accommodating larger crews and extensive production equipment.

Kitmondo’s inventory includes various production trucks to cater to different production scales and requirements.

ENG (Electronic News Gathering) Vans

Designed for rapid deployment and mobility, ENG vans are equipped with essential broadcast and transmission equipment, ideal for news coverage, providing quick response and live reporting capabilities.

  • Compact ENG Vans: Small and agile, these vans are perfect for urban environments and quick deployment scenarios.
  • Full-Sized ENG Vans: Offer more space and equipment capacity, suitable for comprehensive news coverage and longer deployments.

OB (Outside Broadcast) Vans

OB vans are versatile broadcasting vehicles equipped with production and transmission equipment to cover live events. They are used for a wide range of events, including sports, concerts, and public gatherings.

  • Small OB Vans: Suitable for smaller events and productions, equipped with basic production and transmission gear.
  • Large OB Vans: Equipped with extensive production facilities and multiple camera setups, ideal for large-scale events.

Kitmondo provides a selection of OB vans to meet various production needs and budgets.

Key Features and Specifications

When selecting a broadcasting vehicle, consider these key features and specifications to ensure the vehicle meets your operational requirements:

Transmission Capabilities

The vehicle's ability to send broadcast signals is crucial. Satellite uplink, microwave links, and IP transmission are common methods. Vehicles with multiple transmission options provide greater flexibility and reliability. Kitmondo’s listings include detailed specifications on transmission capabilities to help you find a suitable vehicle.

Production Equipment

The range and quality of production equipment within the vehicle are vital for ensuring high-quality broadcasts. Essential equipment includes cameras, switchers, audio consoles, graphics systems, and editing suites. Choose vehicles that offer the necessary equipment and configurations for your production needs.

Interior Layout and Space

The interior layout and available space affect the functionality and comfort of the production crew. Expandable sides and modular interiors provide additional workspace and flexibility. Ensure the vehicle’s layout accommodates your team size and equipment needs.

Power Supply and Connectivity

Reliable power supply and connectivity are essential for uninterrupted broadcasts. Look for vehicles with robust power systems, including generators and battery backups, and comprehensive connectivity options such as fiber, wireless, and satellite links.

Durability and Maintenance

The vehicle's durability and maintenance requirements are crucial for long-term operational efficiency. High-quality construction and easy maintenance can extend the vehicle's service life and reduce operational costs. Kitmondo provides information on the condition and maintenance history of used broadcasting vehicles, aiding informed decision-making.

Leading Brands in Broadcasting Vehicles

Reputable brands and manufacturers are synonymous with higher quality and better support. Leading brands in the broadcasting vehicle market include:

  • Sony: Known for advanced broadcast technology, Sony offers a range of production equipment and vehicle solutions.
  • Mercedes-Benz: Provides durable and versatile vehicles that can be customized for broadcasting purposes.
  • Grass Valley: Renowned for quality and innovation in broadcast solutions, making them a popular choice for production vehicles.
  • Volvo: Offers robust and reliable vehicles that can be outfitted with state-of-the-art broadcast and production equipment.

Kitmondo features equipment from these and other reputable brands, ensuring access to reliable and well-supported broadcasting vehicles.

Pricing of Used Broadcasting Vehicles

The cost of used broadcasting vehicles varies widely based on factors such as age, condition, brand, and specific features. Prices typically range from tens of thousands to several hundred thousand dollars. For instance, a used Sony-equipped ENG van might be priced between $50,000 and $150,000, while a high-end double-expand production truck could cost between $200,000 and $500,000. Kitmondo's marketplace offers a range of pricing options, providing transparency and competitive deals for buyers.


Broadcasting vehicles are essential tools in the broadcast, film, and audio industries, offering mobile, high-quality production and transmission capabilities. Understanding the different types of vehicles and key factors to consider when purchasing can help businesses make informed decisions that align with their production needs. Kitmondo offers a comprehensive platform for sourcing high-quality used machinery, with detailed listings and competitive pricing. Whether you need a satellite uplink truck, a versatile production truck, a rapid-response ENG van, or a multi-functional OB van, Kitmondo’s extensive inventory and user-friendly interface make it easy to find the right broadcasting vehicle for your operations.