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Trans-Bridge Lines Joins America’s Motorcoach Industry for “Rolling Rally” In Washington, D.C.

On May 13, 2020, Trans-Bridge Lines will join hundreds of motorcoach companies from around the country for a rolling rally around the U.S. Capitol and National Mall in Washington, D.C. “Like many local small businesses, our operation has been absolutely devastated by the coronavirus. Our buses sit idle, while our employees remain at home. We […]

DARTzoom: A New Bus Network for the Future of North Texas

Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) is designing a new bus network to better serve the residents of North Texas, both now and in the future. Transit riders, employers, stakeholders and community leaders will be surveyed by DART about a new system that works best for their needs through a series of webinars and town hall […]

Holiday Tours Celebrates Purchase of 100th Prevost

Holiday Tours, based in Randleman, North Carolina, recently celebrated receiving its 100th Prevost motorcoach with the delivery of five new Prevost H3-45’s. Holiday purchased its first Prevost coach in 1982 and the first H3-45 in 1991. Today the company has a fleet of 79 coaches, the vast majority of which are Prevost, serving more than […]

MobilityTRANS debuts EZSafe for ADA vehicles

The Safe-T-Bus and EZSafe system are generating interest for unique, accessible design With the introduction of the EZSafe floor system in its Safe-T-Bus buses and shuttles, MobilityTRANS is ushering in a new wave of high-tech safety features to its product line. MobilityTRANS President Dave Brown founded the Michigan-based company after working for nearly a decade […]

Texas Voters Ride DART Free on Election Day

A valid voter registration card is a free ticket to ride Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Election Day, Tuesday, March 3. This is a long-standing tradition by DART to help make it easier for people to get to the polls. On election day riders can ride DART bus, […]

ST. CLOUD METROPOLITAN TRANSIT COMMISSION REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL

ST. CLOUD METROPOLITAN TRANSIT COMMISSION REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL Automated Farebox Collections System The St. Cloud Metropolitan Transit Commission (Metro Bus) 665 Franklin Ave. N.E. St. Cloud, MN 56304 is requesting proposals from qualified firms for the replacement and upgrade of its fareboxes, fare media and fare collection support systems. Proposals in accordance with the specifications […]

AMF-Bruns: Need Help Finding North America’s Special-Needs Bus Driver of the Year

AMF-Bruns of America is pleased to announce the 2nd annual National Special-Needs School Bus Driver Of The Year Award. We are looking for the special-needs bus driver who has distinguished themselves through special accomplishments, meritorious & heroic acts, and innovations to improve their jobs. The winner receives a $1,000 check! Trained drivers play a critical […]

AMF-Bruns Announces Winner Of the 1st Annual National Special-Needs School Bus Driver Of The Year Award

AMF-Bruns of America, global leader in wheelchair & occupant securements since 1958, is pleased to announce Tammy Cummings, Special Needs Bus Driver, as the winner of the annual AMF-Bruns National Special-Needs School Bus Driver Of The Year Award. She works for the Greenville County School System in South Carolina. As a special-needs driver and trainer […]

FOR SALE: THREE (3) D40LF NEW FLYER BUSES

    FOR SALE THREE (3) D40LF NEW FLYER BUSES Model Year: 2004 Engine: Cummins ISL 05 280hp, Pegasus, Diesel, T-Drive Transmission: Voith D864, 4-speed w/Retarder Seating: 35 passenger w/two wheelchair positions Thermo King A/C Personal Viewing Appointments: July 29 – August 2nd, 2019 Bids Due: August 7th, 2019, 12:00 p.m. CST Bid Opening: August 8th, […]

Proterra And Michelin Collaborate to Develop New Low Rolling Resistance Tire Optimized for Battery-Electric Buses

Purpose-built tire will enable superior electric bus performance, range and energy efficiency Proterra, a leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, recently announced a collaboration with Michelin to develop the MICHELIN® X® InCity Energy Z tire, a new low rolling resistance tire designed and optimized for battery-electric buses in urban environments. The X InCity Energy Z tires […]