SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13
or 15(d) of
The Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of Earliest
Event Reported): October 22, 2009
SPARTAN MOTORS, INC.
(Exact Name of
Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction
(Commission File No.)
1000 Reynolds Road, Charlotte, Michigan
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
Telephone Number, Including Area Code)
(Former Name or Former
Address, if changed Since Last Report)
Check the appropriate box below if
the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the
registrant under any of the following provisions:
[_] Written communications pursuant
to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)
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Rule 14a-12 under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14a-12)
[_] Pre-commencement communications
pursuant to Rule 14d-2(b) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14d-2(b))
communications pursuant to Rule 13e-4(c) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR
of Operations and Financial Condition
October 22, 2009, Spartan Motors, Inc. (the Corporation) issued a press
release announcing its financial results for the quarter ended September 30, 2009. A copy
of the press release is attached to this Current Report as Exhibit 99.1.
information in this Form 8-K, including its exhibits, shall not be deemed filed for
purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, nor shall it be deemed
incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, except as shall
be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.
||Regulation FD Disclosure
to this Current Report as Exhibit 99.2 is a transcript of the conference call hosted by
the Corporation at 10:00 a.m. ET on October 22, 2009.
||Financial Statements and Exhibits
||Press release issued October 22, 2009.
of conference call held October 22, 2009 at 10:00 a.m. ET.
to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused
this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Dated: October 22, 2009
||SPARTAN MOTORS, INC.
/s/ Joseph M. Nowicki
By: Joseph M. Nowicki
Its: Chief Financial Officer