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FUEL EFFICIENCY TEST RESULTS EXCEEDED EXPECTATIONS


We've always known that the fuel economy of our SCR-equipped buses was better than that of an EGR-equipped bus, so we set out to provide measurable, verifiable information to help our customers choose the school buses best suited to their needs and their budgets. The test results demonstrated that the Thomas Built C2 with SCR technology results in a seven to 27 percent fuel economy advantage over the IC CE series with EGR. How's that for proving our point? Read article >

SUWANNEE SCHOOL DISTRICT WANTED THE BEST DEAL. AND THEY GOT IT.


While many school districts traditionally have used budgeted funds and bond offerings to pay for new school buses, in today's tight economy, finding funds for needed buses can be a challenge. Working with Daimler Truck Financial some school districts, like Suwannee School District in Live Oak, Fla., are taking a different approach to reducing costs and purchasing new buses. Read article >

Also in this issue:

Get Thomas Built Gear >
Thomas Built launched a brand new merchandise site earlier this year. Check out the stylish apparel, and unique accessories, such as a school bus-shaped flash drive. Start shopping now.

Invite Your Passengers to be Part of the Thomas Built Essay Contest Tradition >
Is a driver in your fleet the next "Children's Choice School Bus Driver of the Year?" Learn more about this year's contest and spread the word to kids in your school district.

Kelley's Corner - An update from the President & CEO

SPOTLIGHT ON...

SALES AND SERVICE

We've reorganized our field sales and service teams and added a new fifth region to give you more time and attention. Read more >

UPCOMING EVENTS

NCEA - National Catholic Education Association
4/11/2012 - 4/13/2012
Boston, Mass.
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CPTC - Canadian Pupil Transportation Conference
4/18/2012 - 4/21/2012
Lake Louise, AB
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Take a look at the Saf-T-Liner® EFX. Changes in bus design reflect commitment to deliver best-in-class products.
Another Milestone on the Sustainable Manufacturing Road. Thomas Built achieves Environmental Steward designation.
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