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FACT 2014

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53 FACT BOOK 2015 m ETRO m AGAZINE > bus & chassis manufacturers Each city has its own reality. This is why your Nova Bus buses are the result of an integrated manufacturing process where our expertise meets your specifc needs and challenges. We're not building just any buses — we're building your transit solution. Nova Bus is part of the Volvo Bus Corp., the world's second largest mo- torcoach and transit bus manufacturing group. Nova Bus is a leading North Ameri- can provider of sustainable transit solu- tions, including environmentally-friendly buses, high-capacity vehicles and integrated intelligent transportation systems. The company operates three plants: two in Canada and one in the U.S. Being part of a large international conglomerate such as Volvo provides Nova Bus — and more importantly its clients — with cutting-edge expertise, exclusive synergies and fnancial solutions. Phoenix Cars LLC, dba Phoenix Motor- cars, is a leading developer of zero-emis- sion, all-electric vehicles (EV), focused on the deployment of light and medium-duty EVs into the feet and transit markets. The company was founded in 2003 and became a wholly-owned subsidiary of Al Yousuf LLC, which is based in Dubai. The ZEUS family (ZEUS 300 Shuttle Bus, ZEUS 500 Flat Bed Truck, ZEUS 700 Delivery Truck and ZEUS 900 Work Truck) ofers feet managers a number electric vehicle options with no direct carbon emissions and lower op- erating costs. The ZEUS is powered by a proprietary Phoenix Cars Electric Drive platform utilizing a lithium-ion traction battery pack. The ZEUS is capable of 100 miles on a single charge and can complete a full recharge in as little as two hours using DC fast charging. Additionally, the ZEUS 300 is California Air Resources Board-certifed and has the confdence of the segment's leading powertrain warranty, eight-year/300,000-mile battery warranty and fve-year/100,000-mile drivetrain warranty. Proterra is a world leader in the design and manufacture of zero-emission vehicles that enable bus feet operators to reduce operating costs and deliver clean, quiet transportation to the community. Proterra's second-generation bus is the world's most fuel-efcient battery electric bus and fea- tures advanced on-route, fast-charge tech- nology that enables infnite range. With unmatched durability and energy efciency based on rigorous testing at Altoona, the Proterra product is proudly made in America and based in Greenville, S.C. Prevost is a leading North American manufacturer of high-end commercial motorcoaches and the world-leader in the production of the highest quality coaches for conversion. With the most extensive network in the U.S. and Canada, Prevost Parts and Service includes 11 strategically located service centers, more than 150 Prevost-trained and certifed service pro- viders, and a comprehensive parts network serving all makes and models. Prevost is part of the Volvo Group, a world leading manufacturer of trucks, buses, and construction equipment as well as marine and industrial engines. Denotes advertiser Nova Bus 260 Banker Road Plattsburgh, NY 12901 (518) 566-6682 • (800) 350-6682 Fax: (518) 957-2002 Email: Jean-Pierre Baracat, pres. John Kardos, VP, bus. dev. Rob Mowat, VP, sales Phoenix Motorcars 401 S. Doubleday Ave. Ontario, CA 91761 (909) 987-0815 Fax: (909) 987-2020 Email: Bill Williams, mgr., sales & mktg. Prevost 35 Gagnon Blvd. Sainte-Claire, QC G0R 2V0 Canada (418) 883-3391 Fax: (418) 883-4157 Email: Robert Goodnight, VP, new seated coach sales Dann Wiltgen, VP, key account seated coach and pre-owned coach sales Ron Rogers, VP, conversion coach sales Clay Flynt, VP, parts and service Proterra Inc. 1 Whitlee Court Greenville, SC 29607 (864) 438-0000 Fax: (864) 821-1894 Email: Ryan Popple, CEO Eric McCarthy, VP, bus dev./general counsel Matt Horton, VP, sales

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