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With so much talk about alternate fuels today, diesel has become a dirty word – literally. Districts running a diesel fleet are starting to feel the pressure to switch to something cleaner and greener, if only just to keep up with the buzz of the industry. But the truth is that diesel is comparable or even cleaner than other fuel types based on EPA regulated emissions. And districts runni...

No seat and No Slide ‘N’ Click

Seat and pockets Seat and Slide ‘N’ Click

The revolutionary Saf-T-Anchor Removable Seat (S.T.A.R.S.) mounting system for special-needs buses is the answer for fleet managers who struggle with seat reconfigurations. This proprietary seating system, unique to Thomas Built Bu...

Thomas Built Buses – Part of a Robust Network of Innovation

 

“The whole is greater than the sum of its parts.” – Aristotle

 

I am reminded of this quote as I look at the immense success of Thomas Built Buses over the past few years. As a market leader, Thomas Built Buses is not only the number one school bus manufacturer in the in...

  • Start with your list of needs, the things that won’t change. This includes school bus type, capacity, state-mandated specs, and others.
  • Outline your list of “wants.” What features do you like? Are you interested in state-of-the-art safety innovations such as the PV360® multi-camera, onboard Wi-Fi, stop-arm cameras or electronic stability control? Are you considering the switch t...

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