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A-Z Bus Sales Delivers First Electric School Buses in California through the Volkswagen Environmental Mitigation Trust Program to Columbia Union School District

Saturday, October 17, 2020 - 11:00pm

Converting old diesel-powered school buses to zero-emission electric technology protects our school age children.

Key Points: 
  • Converting old diesel-powered school buses to zero-emission electric technology protects our school age children.
  • It also helps our communities in California clean the air," said John Landherr, CEO, and Chairman of A-Z Bus Sales.
  • The purpose of the VW Environmental Mitigation Trust is to fully mitigate the excess NOx emissions caused by VW's illegal actions.
  • A-Z Bus Sales works closely with school districts to help source funding opportunities for school bus replacements and the critical infrastructure required to support the electric buses.

A-Z Bus Sales Delivers First V2G Capable Type-D All Electric School Bus as part of the California Energy Commission School Bus Replacement Program

Sunday, September 13, 2020 - 8:00pm

The Blue Bird electric school bus utilizes technology by Cummins Electrified Power.

Key Points: 
  • The Blue Bird electric school bus utilizes technology by Cummins Electrified Power.
  • A-Z Bus Sales works closely with school districts in helping to source funding opportunities for school bus replacements and the critical infrastructure required to support the electric buses.
  • A-Z Bus offers school districts proven zero emissions school buses in every type and configuration of school bus.
  • Headquartered in Colton, California the company has multiple sales and service locations serving California and Hawaii.

Navistar Delivers J.B. Hunt's 5,000th International® LT®

Tuesday, August 25, 2020 - 3:17pm

J.B. Hunt and Navistar have worked together for decades, and Navistar has delivered tens of thousands of vehicles to J.B. Hunt during that period.

Key Points: 
  • J.B. Hunt and Navistar have worked together for decades, and Navistar has delivered tens of thousands of vehicles to J.B. Hunt during that period.
  • The input of J.B. Hunt and its drivers was in fact critical to developing the LT Series.
  • In keeping with its DriverFirst product design focus, International conducted extensive research with hundreds of truck drivers, including many from J.B. Hunt.
  • Navistar International Corporation (NYSE: NAV) is a holding company whose subsidiaries and affiliates produce International brand commercial trucks, proprietary diesel engines, and IC Bus brand school and commercial buses.

Navistar Announces Impacts From COVID-19 Pandemic

Monday, March 23, 2020 - 10:39am

The company is also withdrawing its previously announced financial and industry guidance for the fiscal year ending October 31, 2020.

Key Points: 
  • The company is also withdrawing its previously announced financial and industry guidance for the fiscal year ending October 31, 2020.
  • Navistar cannot predict if or when any further disruptions will occur due to the rapidly changing environment as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to evolve.
  • The company believes its future financial results will be impacted, but at this time, the magnitude of those impacts is uncertain.
  • Navistar International Corporation(NYSE: NAV) is a holding company whose subsidiaries and affiliates produce Internationalbrand commercial trucks, proprietary diesel engines, and IC Busbrand school and commercial buses.

North America Bus Industry Report 2019: Focus on the $8.4 Million Industry with Analysis of 40 Fabricators Across all Bus Types - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, December 23, 2019 - 10:48am

The "Bus Industry in North America 2019" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Bus Industry in North America 2019" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Electric buses are a given for the public sector; however, the private sector is concerned about costbenefit.
  • Growing conversion business versus traditional bus body fabrication is driven by demand from vanpools, shuttle operations, and paratransit needs.
  • Bus fabricators have entered the luxury end of OE passenger van conversion in an effort for diversity growth.

Navistar International Corp. Presents Navistar 4.0 Strategy For Shareholder Value Creation

Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 2:00pm

"Navistar is committed to building on the gains of the past five years to improve financial returns to shareholders," said Troy A. Clarke, Navistar chairman, president and chief executive officer.

Key Points: 
  • "Navistar is committed to building on the gains of the past five years to improve financial returns to shareholders," said Troy A. Clarke, Navistar chairman, president and chief executive officer.
  • "Navistar 4.0 establishes a clear road map to grow EBITDA margins to 12%, while also winning in the marketplace."
  • Building on the recently announced $125 million investment in the Huntsville engine plant, Navistar also intends tocreate the most cost-competitive manufacturing network in the industry.
  • Navistar International Corporation (NYSE: NAV) is a holding company whose subsidiaries and affiliates produce International brand commercial trucks, proprietary diesel engines, and IC Bus brand school and commercial buses.

Over 100 Blue Bird Electric School Buses Plugging into Districts

Tuesday, August 20, 2019 - 10:15pm

More than 100 electric school buses, powered by a Cummins fully electric drivetrain, have been ordered to date from Blue Bird Corporation, a school bus manufacturer highly focused on alternative fuel technologies.

Key Points: 
  • More than 100 electric school buses, powered by a Cummins fully electric drivetrain, have been ordered to date from Blue Bird Corporation, a school bus manufacturer highly focused on alternative fuel technologies.
  • Blue Bird has been working with electric technology in school buses since 1994, and recently partnered with the Cummins Electrified Power business segment.
  • Cummins produces the all-electric drivetrains that power Blue Birds Vision Electric and All American Electric buses.
  • Blue Bird (Nasdaq: BLBD) is the leading independent designer and manufacturer of school buses, with more than 550,000 buses sold since its formation in 1927 and approximately 180,000 buses in operation today.

Modine Receives Navistar Top Supplier Award

Monday, March 18, 2019 - 1:50pm

We continue to strengthen our market leading position in the Commercial Vehicle space within our Vehicular Thermal Solutions (VTS) segment," said Tom Burke, Modine President and Chief Executive Officer.

Key Points: 
  • We continue to strengthen our market leading position in the Commercial Vehicle space within our Vehicular Thermal Solutions (VTS) segment," said Tom Burke, Modine President and Chief Executive Officer.
  • Navistar International Corporation produces International brand commercial and military trucks, proprietary diesel engines, and IC Bus brand school and commercial buses.
  • "We are proud to be recognized as part of an elite group at Navistar," said Joel Casterton, Modine Vice President, VTS.
  • Modine is a global company headquartered in Racine, Wisconsin (USA), with operations in North America, South America, Europe and Asia.

Navistar Launches Partnership Program With Technical Schools

Monday, October 22, 2018 - 2:00pm

LISLE, Ill., Oct. 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --Navistar has launched the Navistar Service Essentials Program, a partnership program designed to help qualified technical schools prepare the next generation of truck and bus technicians.

Key Points: 
  • LISLE, Ill., Oct. 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --Navistar has launched the Navistar Service Essentials Program, a partnership program designed to help qualified technical schools prepare the next generation of truck and bus technicians.
  • "The new Navistar Service Essentials Program provides software and other solutions that will enhance the learning experience and attract additional students."
  • The Navistar Service Essentials Program is being made available to technical schools that partner with International Truck or IC Bus dealers.
  • "That's why Navistar, our dealers and technical schools are establishing a three-way partnership committed to back up this new program with real-world, practical experience.

IC Bus Announces Inaugural Walk-Around Competition Winner

Monday, August 6, 2018 - 2:00pm

LISLE, Ill., Aug. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --IC Bus, the leading school bus manufacturer and subsidiary of Navistar, today announced Joel Landry of Western Canada Bus as the grand champion of the inaugural 2018 IC Bus Walk-Around Competition.

Key Points: 
  • LISLE, Ill., Aug. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --IC Bus, the leading school bus manufacturer and subsidiary of Navistar, today announced Joel Landry of Western Canada Bus as the grand champion of the inaugural 2018 IC Bus Walk-Around Competition.
  • Landry was one of six IC Bus dealer salespeople who had been named regional winners.
  • "The walk-around process is an essential selling skill and when executed at a high level, allows you to truly differentiate yourself and the IC Bus product," said Trish Reed, vice president and general manager, IC Bus.
  • While only one champion was crowned, IC Bus also recognized Ashley Hailston from Cumberland International as the People's Choice Award winnervoted on by IC Bus and International Truck dealers and Navistar employeesciting her professionalism and flow of information.