When purchasing a bus, one should consider the total cost it will take to maintain and fuel the vehicle throughout its lifetime. Blue Bird's Vision and All American RE Electric buses cut cost on fuel and have less moving parts, reducing maintenance costs.
- No Engine Oil Changes
- No Engine Air Filter Change
- No Smog Check/Testing
- No Spark or Glow Plug, or Coil Replacements
- No Transmission Maintenance
- Brake Pad Change Intervals are Longer
- Fewer Coolant Changes Needed
Along with reduced maintenance and fuel costs, many government subsidies and grants are available for school districts that are willing to buy electric - talk to your local dealer about grant options, as it varies by location.
Financial assistance from grants and your local power company can help you add electric buses to your fleet; not to mention, the long-term maintenance cost savings will give you a great return on your total cost of ownership.
Our electric buses are exceptionally quiet, giving drivers the ability to better hear passenger compartment noises, and concentrate on the road ahead.
Blue Bird’s Electric school buses produce zero emissions, ensuring an even healthier environment for our children and our planet.
SAFETY IS #1
Our electric buses are no execption to Blue Bird's standard safety features and testing, conforming to all tests performed on our other bus offerings.
V2G creates opportunities for energy companies to "buy back" stored energy that the buses are holding after a charge as well as charge at off peak times when power is less expensive.