Defender

An Altoona tested, medium-duty shuttle bus with robust performance. The Defender’s sturdy structure and wide body offers the greatest passenger capacity in the medium-duty category; up to 45 passengers. This also allows the bus to span longer distances than most. The Defender is offered on multiple chassis platforms, ideal for tour, transit, para-transit and higher learning.

Standards

  • Galvanized Steel Exterior Skin
  • Larger Side Windows: 36" X 45", T-Slider
  • Padded Vinyl Ceiling
  • Passenger Entrance Door with Manual Control
  • Full View Curb Window
  • Rear steel bumper
  • Steelguard® Construction of Floor, Roof, Sidewalls

Popular Options

  • Rear air conditioning & heat
  • Audio and PA Options
  • Paint and Graphics Packages
  • Passenger and Driver Seat Upgrades
  • Rear Air Conditioning and Heat
  • ADA Packages Available

Floorplan Options

  • 20 Passengers, 2 wheelchairs
  • 22 Passengers - 2 wheelchairs
  • 26 Passengers - 2 wheelchairs
  • 31 Passengers - Perimeter seating
  • 35 Passengers - 2 wheelchairs

Available Chassis

  • FORD F-550
    • Gasoline or Diesel Engine
    • 18,000# GVWR, 165" or 189" WB
    • 19,500# GVWR, 200.8", 213" or 233" WB
    • 25', 28', 29', 31', 33'

 

  • INTERNATIONAL 3200 SERIES
    • Diesel Engine
    • 23,500# GVWR, 193", 205", 217", 236" or 254" WB
    • 27,500# GVWR, 291" WB
    • 27', 29', 30', 31', 35', 38'

 

  • FREIGHTLINER M2 SERIES
    • Diesel Engine
    • 26,000# GVWR, 220", 259" WB
    • 27,500# GVWR, 288" WB
    • 31', 35', 38'

 

  • DODGE 5500 SERIES
    • Diesel Engine
    • 19,500 GVWR, 189.50", 253" WB