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Electric Buses Charge into School Districts

School buses that are powered by alternative fuels are a prime candidate for funding. And electric is no exception. More and more electric buses...

Schools Support Giving Propane Buses Straight A’s

School buses carry 25 million students to and from school every day, making this industry the largest form of the nation’s public transportation. According...

School Bus Routing Experts Provide Efficiency and Savings

First Student has been Fairfield, Connecticut’s Public Schools’ student transportation provider for more than 20 years. While the district performs its own bus routing,...

Turning the School Bus ‘Danger Zone’ into a Safety Zone

School buses are known to be the safest method of transporting kids to school—70 times safer than traveling by car. School bus design improvements...

Proven Advice for Adding Lap-Shoulder Belts to Your School Buses

With NHTSA, NASDPTS, and now the NTSB calling for seat belts on new school buses, more districts than ever are getting onboard. Whether you’re...

A Successful Start with Traversa’s Run Collector

Independent School District 2142 (ISD 2142), known as St. Louis County Schools, is geographically the largest school district in the state of Minnesota. The...

Propane Autogas Buses Drive the Future for Students

Propane autogas school buses offer the lowest total-cost-of-ownership, saving more for students in the long run. With propane autogas, schools are in a better...

Torque — and Why it Matters for School Buses

When specifying engines for your buses, you will notice that the engine rating has two numbers: horsepower (200, 220, 240, 260 etc.) and torque...

LED Advantage: Increased Safety Through Visual Clarity

Many industries, including passenger vehicles, homes and commercial businesses are aggressively moving toward LED lighting. LEDs are longer lasting and more compact with greater...

IC Bus Makes Electronic Stability Control & Collision Mitigation Standard on all Models

IC Bus has a goal to support its customers in their important mission of getting children to and from school safely—on time, every time....

January 2019

With a new year comes many decisions to be made: Choosing new technologies, selecting fuel types and...

Buyer’s Guide 2019

Find the latest vehicle production data, state student ridership and budget reports, industry trends and contact information...