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Kelley Blue Book Names Best Off-Road Trucks in 2022, Details Features for Next-Level Off-Roading

Experts Unpack Off-Roading Need-to-Know Info; List Top Recommendations for 12 Best New, 5 Best Used 4x4s ATLANTA, July 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Whether a vacationer’s road trip to an exciting destination featuring extreme terrain, or a weekend-warrior’s hobby experienced among the local landscape, off-roading is an adventurous pastime enjoyed by many Americans. To help off-road …

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Blue Bird & Lightning eMotors to offer ZEV retrofit for school buses

US bus maker Blue Bird will offer to retrofit some of its fuel-powered school buses to electric together with Lightning eMotors. Based in Colorado, Lightning will help BlueBird develop a “first-of-its-kind” repower EV system. Blue Bird says this will help customers future-proof their school bus fleet by purchasing gasoline- or propane-powered vehicles and converting them …

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US school bus maker Blue Bird receives its largest-ever order of electric school buses

Macon, Georgia-based bus maker Blue Bird Corporation (Nasdaq: BLBD) has received the single largest order of electric school buses from a school district in its history. California’s Modesto City Schools ordered 30 Blue Bird All American Type D electric school buses to convert nearly half of its diesel-powered fleet to electric. The school district expects …

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New-Vehicle Prices Set a Record in June, According to Kelley Blue Book, as Luxury Share Hits New High

The average price paid for a new vehicle in the US in June was the highest on record and marked the first time the average transaction price (ATP) surpassed the $48,000 mark, according to new data released by Kelley Blue Book, a Cox Automotive company. The new-vehicle ATP increased to $48,043 in June 2022, according …

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Blue Bird Details Option to Convert Gasoline, Propane School Buses to Electric

School bus manufacturer Blue Bird Corporation is partnering with Colorado-based Lightning eMotors to offer an industry-first, factory-approved option to convert existing gasoline- and propane-powered school buses to run on battery electricity. The companies announced the partnership on Tuesday. Blue Bird identified repowering a bus to run on electric power as a bridge strategy to larger …

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Blue Bird, Lightning eMotors Collaborate on Electric Repowering for School Buses

Image: Lightning eMotors Blue Bird Corp. is offering a factory-certified electric repower program on select gasoline- and propane-powered Blue Bird school buses. The company is collaborating with Lightning eMotors to jointly develop this repower electric vehicle (EV) powertrain system. Blue Bird customers can future-proof their school bus fleet by purchasing gasoline- or propane-powered vehicles and …

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Blue Bird to Offer Electric Repower Option for Gasoline- and Propane-Powered School Buses

MACON, Ga.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Blue Bird Corporation (Nasdaq: BLBD), the leader in electric and low-emission school buses, will offer a first-of-its-kind factory certified electric repower program on select gasoline- and propane-powered Blue Bird school buses . The company is collaborating with Lightning eMotors, a Colorado-based manufacturer of electric powertrains and complete zero-emission vehicle solutions, to jointly develop …

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