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Sawyers, Inc.

Sawyers Bus Sales & Conversions: Quality buses at the lowest prices for tour / charter companies, school, college or sports teams.  We also specialize in church buses.  MCI, Prevost, Setra, Van Hool, & Caio coaches as well as mini buses.  Virginia’s Bus Superstore! Please visit for more information.


Complete Coach Works

CCW is a family-owned transportation solution provider. Throughout its hardworking history, Complete Coach Works established a reputation for quality and excellence in the transit industry. It seeks ambitious and flexible workers whose core values align with CCW. The company recruits top talent and develops a diverse group of the most qualified and committed individuals, helping […]



ABC Parts Customers can connect with virtually any part number for coach equipment – either on-line or on the phone.  With numerous locations nationwide including our key distribution locations in Southern California, Indiana and Florida,  our trained parts professionals can quickly and efficiently locate or source the parts you need every day.  We offer twenty-four […]



ABC Companies offers 24/7 live, dedicated support experts, 365 days a year.  All new Van Hool coaches are covered by a comprehensive warranty program via ABC Customer Care. The ABC Customer Care Call Center offers toll-free access to immediate assistance for: In-depth warranty and technical knowledge Simplified, fast claims processing Professional Technician Training on our […]



Whether you’re in the market to upgrade your equipment, expand your business, refinance your fleet or simply improve your cash flow, let ABC Financial Services help guide you towards the best financial solution. With an extensive network of financial partners, ABC Financial Services offers a complete range of private and municipal financing options for new […]


VTA Replenishes the Transit Ranks

The Transit Apprenticeships for Professional Career Advancement initiative is unique system of apprenticeship programs to recruit and train 100 apprentices during the two-year grant period.

“GROW YOUR OWN” State college system funds the need to create more public transit jobs A program to train much needed transit operations and maintenance workers is taking shape thanks to a $1 million dollar grant from the California Community College Chancellor’s Office. The Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority (VTA), Mission College of Santa Clara, […]



The current generation of Citaro Euro VI buses was launched in May 2011 but did not go into volume production immediately.

DAIMLER REVEALS E-MOBILITY Alternative fuels were recurring topics in the recent major Busworld exhibition in Kortrijk, Belgium. There is now an unprecedented situation where not only traditional bus manufacturers are offering options to their well-established diesel ranges, but there is a new challenge from specialist battery manufacturers who are developing buses to use their products. […]


Common carriers have their day in court


Common carriers have their day in court Arizona rejects strictest standard of care for common carriers: Is this a trend? By Bill Poorten In 2011, I argued the case, Nunez v. PTMTI, to the Arizona Supreme Court which considered whether the law should hold common carriers to a heightened standard of care; something more than […]



Bodily injuries from slips and falls may be protected by your General Liability policy, but grey areas arise depending on where the injury occurs.

General Liability: Does your current policy cover what you think it does? By Tim O’Bryan BUSRide recently sat down with Tim O’Bryan, president of Service Insurance Agency, Richmond, VA, to discuss General Liability and how it affects safety and efficiency at motorcoach operations and public transit agencies. General Liability insurance (GL) protects businesses against property […]


OFFICIAL BUSRide Field Test:

With the exception of one, Elite Coach still runs every Prevost coach it has ever owned.

Prevost helps Elite Coach stay ahead of the curve By David Hubbard Business by the book never gets old The story of Elite Coach, Ephrata, PA, and its success has to do with its owners’ reliance on sound business basics that eased their path into the motorcoach industry, and their remarkable undertaking to continually maintain […]

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