The new bus, called the Minotrek, can carry up to 20 passengers and is available with a diesel or gasoline engine.
Collins Bus Corp.’s Low-Floor Bus features a ramp that enables faster, lift-free boarding for students in wheelchairs. Customers report increased comfort and empowerment through the ability to board with and sit near other students.
Normand Pâquet will be in charge of future strategies and business development. He has been Micro Bird’s vice president of sales and marketing for 11 years.
The Type A sales boost looks to be joining a small but growing trend toward the electric fueling option.
The manufacturer, which has a new commercial bus product, will provide 400 paratransit buses for New York City Transit.
The bus utilizes Motiv’s Electric Powered Intelligent Chassis, based on the Ford E-450 platform.
The school bus manufacturer features its All American RE Electric Type D and Micro Bird’s G5 Electric Type A at the Canadian Pupil Transportation Conference trade show.
Phillips will work closely with Rev’s business units, which include Type A school bus builder Collins.
Consider this contrast: SBF's 2018 Fact Book listings include 10 school bus body manufacturers. Ten years ago, only six of those companies were in the market.
Two children and two adults on a school bus are injured in the deadly truck attack in New York City that authorities are calling an act of terrorism.
The new offering is suited for lifting smaller school buses with a maximum axle weight of 10,000 pounds.
Collins marks its 50th anniversary with a new vehicle that enables students in wheelchairs to bring themselves aboard.
The bus, built on the Ram ProMaster chassis, is designed to enhance accessibility with an integrated wheelchair ramp.