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24 Apr

How does the IC CE Series compare to the industry?

How does the IC CE Series School Bus compare to the competition? This article is filled with resources that will help you in determining why IC is the leader. First and foremost, the IC Bus CE series is all about safety. The goal from the beginning was to build a school bus that achieves the highest safety level and the utmost reputation for reliability of any school bus in the industry. 

 

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26 Mar

Gasoline Powered CE Series

The All-New Gasoline powered CE Series is the newest addition to the powertrain lineup at IC Bus. The new purpose-built power-train offers diesel-like performance and fuel efficiency. The Purpose built Gasoline CE Series offers the capability to operate easier and more efficiently with increased serviceability. 

IC Bus set out on a mission guided by the feedback from their customers to  IC develope a gas-powered bus to rival the performance of the Diesel. The purpose-built PSI 8... Read More

21 Feb

2018 IC Bus University

Western Canada Bus and IC Bus are committed to ensuring that you and your technicians have the appropriate information, knowledge, and skills to maintain your bus fleet! We are pleased to announce that IC is offering 4 waves of IC Bus University in 2018! These 4-day In-Factory Training Sessions include a Tulsa Bus Plant tour and comprehensive training on parts, service, and maintenance.

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02 Feb

The Bendix Wingman Fusion brings even more advanced safety features to the Industry

The incorporation of radar, brakes, and camera systems brings the most advanced suite of collision mitigation, adaptive cruise, and electronic stability control suite to the industry. Thanks to the single integrated system the Wingman® Fusion™. The system gathers input from radar, video and the brake system to create a highly detailed and accurate data picture. Its next generation radar, camera, and brake system are linked to each other – constantly gathering, sharing, and confirming information; and all the while communicating with the brakes as to how best to alert and aid the... Read More

30 Jan

IC Bus introduces an industry first purpose built Camera System

As IC Bus's goal is to offer the safest buses, continue to integrate technology to ensure that goal is surpassed. IC has introduced an Industry first feature; A Purpose Built Camera System. Combined with side mirrors this advanced system will allow bus drivers to have a "full view" around the bus view so that drivers can concentrate on driving and keeping kids safe.

The new 360° Camera system was co-developed with Rosco™ and solves the problem of addressing the blind spots that off-the-shelf systems have. It provides the driver with views needed based on the situation at hand, such... Read More

22 Dec

Happy Holidays from Western Canada Bus

During the holidays season more than ever, we reflect on all of you who have made our progress possible and allows us to continue to grow and succeed.

 

It is in this spirit that we say, simply but sincerely...

Thank you and best wishes for the holiday season!

 

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07 Nov

IC Bus announces All-New ChargE Electric Powered School Bus at NAPT

IC ChargE CE Series School Bus

IC Bus announced the All-New ChargE Electric powered school bus concept at the NAPT Convention and trade show. The ChargE CE Series Bus was produced in cooperation with Navistar's newest partner, Volkswagen truck & Bus.  The new ChargE Bus is expected to be put into the industry as early as 2019! Navistar's goal with this bus is to give the industry an option of transportation that has zero emissions, a lower cost of ownership and offers a user-friendly powertrain, that is as close to diesel performance as possible.

"The chargE demonstrates how our alliance with Volkswagen Truck... Read More

25 Oct

Anniversary Ride and Drive Event was a Success!

This past Friday was our Anniversary Ride and Drive Event and it was a great event! Everyone who was in attendance was able to experience our entire IC Lineup! All those who attended were welcomed to drive and ride in each bus as many times as they wanted, so they could really get a good feel as to how each bus runs in comparison to each other! The track was filled with sharp turns, straightaways and long curves!

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17 Aug

$5000 School District Propane Bus grant from IC Bus!

IC Bus is offering a $5000 Grant to school districts purchasing Propane-Powered School Buses.

The CE series PSI offers an easy to use and inexpensive alternative to diesel. The heavy-duty propane engine is a cleaner option that doesn’t sacrifice power, torque or durability. Combined with our standard Allison transmission, our CE Series propane-powered school buses are built to not only meet our high standards but to exceed yours.

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27 Jul

All-New Collins Low Floor is Coming!

Western Canada Bus is excited to announce the newest up and coming addition to our inventory! The All-New Collins Floor is bringing the future now with its most accessible unit ever. The Collins Low-Floor Bus is only being built on the front-wheel drive RAM ProMaster Chassis. No lifts. No multi-step entrances. Just the ultimate accessibility for everyone!

Thanks to the continued innovation of the Collins group we are able to offer one of the most accessible AND fuel efficient Busses on the market! The Low-Floor bus utilizes new technology and innovations throughout the bus; thus... Read More