Comments Off on MBTA & CalACT Choose A-Z Bus Sales for Zero-Emissions Shuttle Contract
COLTON, CA. – On behalf of the California Association for Coordinated Transportation (CalACT), the Morongo Basin Transit Authority (MBTA) announced the awards of two zero-emissions platforms to A-Z Bus Sales (A-Z Bus). The awards were under MBTA’s recent RFP 19-01 bid. A-Z Bus is excited to receive a contract for both the Diamond Coach VIP cutaway shuttle bus and the Nor Cal Vans Ford Transit van, both powered by Lightning Systems’ all-electric zero-emission drivetrains.
CalACT is the largest state transit association in the United States, with over 300 members dedicated to promoting professional excellence, stimulating ideas, and advocating for effective community transportation. “A-Z has been a proud member of CalACT for over 26 years and appreciates the support that they [...]
Comments Off on A-Z Bus Sales Partners with Diamond Coach & Lightning Systems to Offer All-Electric F-Series and E-Series Shuttle Buses!
Diamond Coach manufactures rust free, impact resistant buses that provide superior resale value. Offering a smooth, quiet ride, Diamond buses seat 16-28 riders. These bus solutions are ideal for hotels, transit and parking authorities, healthcare, tour operators, sports clubs, and churches.
A-Z Bus Sales’ recently sold Diamond EV Shuttle Bus!
Diamond’s newest models are going electric! According to Diamond Coach, making the switch to an electric bus can result in an 85% reduction in operating costs. Check out the benefits of going electric:
🛠️ Reduces maintenance costs by 66% 🚌 Eliminates almost all engine maintenance 💸 Local or state grants and incentives available 🌎 Keeps Mother Nature happy
Comments Off on First Blue Bird All Electric School Buses Delivered by A-Z Bus Sales to a Transportation Contractor in California, Michael’s Transportation Service, Inc.
“For a school bus contractor to make the leap into electric means they’ve done their homework. They’ve analyzed the costs, the routes, and vetted the technology, and we’re proud that Michael’s Transportation chose Blue Bird as their all-electric choice,” said John Landherr, president of A-Z Bus Sales. “As the first contractor in the state to embrace #zeroemission school buses, Michael’s Transportation is leading the way and showing their commitment to be a part of the solution.”
Read more https://stnonline.com/industry-releases/first-blue-bird-all-electric-school-buses-delivered-to-a-transportation-contractor-in-california-michaels-transportation-service-inc/
Comments Off on 100th Blue Bird Electric Bus Delivered!
The 100th fully-electric Blue Bird Corporation school bus was delivered to Alisal Union School District in Salinas, California. The Alisal Union School District received the bus from A-Z Bus Sales on March 27th. The new electric bus will replace an aging diesel-powered unit in their fleet. The electric bus produces zero-emissions, helping reduce harmful greenhouse gas emissions that affect students and communities.
Learn more: http://ow.ly/UHHt50zgg5z
100th Blue Bird Electric Bus Delivered by A-Z Bus Sales
Comments Off on A-Z Bus Sales join Pittsburg Unified School District in celebrating the unveiling of their Blue Bird All Electric Type D School Bus
October 15, 2019, Pittsburg, CA — Congratulations Pittsburg Unified School District for leading the way for school districts in energy-efficient transportation solutions in California! Thank you for choosing A-Z Bus Sales and Blue Bird Corporation to partner with to improve air quality for your students and the community. #zeroemission#ZeroEmission Read the full article: https://eastcountytoday.net/pittsburg-school-district-rolls-out-new-electric-transit-style-school-bus/
Comments Off on Blue Birds’ All New Electric School Bus Tours California with A-Z Bus Sales, Stopping at Central Unified School District in Fresno, California
(January 11, 2018 – Colton, California) A-Z Bus Sales, Inc., a leading provider of transportation solutions, announces the Blue Bird Electric Bus Ride and Drive Event across California. The event tour began in Bellflower, California on January 8 and is working its way to Northern California, ending in Fremont on Wednesday, January 17, 2018. On Friday, January 12, the Blue Bird All American Type D school bus makes its appearance at Central Unified School District at 4200 N. R Grantland Avenue in Fresno, California.
The event has already gained popularity at its last four Southern California stops, despite some rain. A few locations witnessed standing room only during the brief presentation of the electric school bus by Blue Bird, Adomani, and A-Z Bus Sales team members. Attendees have the opportunity to see first-hand how the electric bus operates and ask questions about HVIP grant funding during the event. Brandon Bluhm, Director of New School Bus [...]
Comments Off on Electric School Bus Ride and Drive Kicks-Off in Bellflower, California with Standing Room Only
Blue Bird’s Electric School Bus Ride and Drive Event kicked off today in Bellflower, California to a packed crowd of transportation directors, bus mechanics, OEM vendors, SCAQMD staff, and representatives from US Senator Kamala Harris’ office, as well as Congresswoman Lucille Roybal – Allard’s (CA-40) and Congresswoman Linda Sanchez’s (CA-38) office. On hand to present and discuss the all-new Blue Bird All American electric school bus were professionals from Blue Bird, Inc., Adomani — the power and drivetrain behind the all-new electric school bus built by Blue Bird — and representatives from A-Z Bus Sales — California and Hawaii’s Blue Bird School Bus Dealer.
Due to the huge interest and events popularity, A-Z Bus Sales added a new location to their two-week tour of the electric Type D school bus. School transportation professionals are able to attend the event this Wednesday, January 10 in San Diego at San Diego Unified School District from 10 AM [...]
Comments Off on A-Z Bus Sales Team Receives Tour and Operating Instructions for new All American Electric School Bus.
A-Z Bus Sales service technicians and sales team members received a tour of the all-new Blue Bird All American Electric Type D School Bus in Colton, California yesterday. The 78-passenger transit-style school bus looks no different from any other Type D school bus. However, the main difference is the electric drive train powered by Adomani in Corona, California.