The American Public Transportation Association holds its annual conference and exposition in the Georgia World Conference Center, Atlanta, Georgia, October 8 -11, 2017. At the conference on October 10, New Flyer announces its new generation of electric transit bus: The Xcelsior CHARGE.
The Xcelsior boasts robust battery life and high torque performance, suited for cities with steep grades. Electric vehicles are becoming ever more important in a world concerted about global warming. New Flyer of America president, Wayne Joseph states, “At New Flyer of America we’re working hard to provide transit authorities and their passengers with more attractive transportation options that they can feel good about. We’re committed to supporting healthy communities through manufacturing leading zero-emission bus technology in America.”
On Monday night, New Flyer holds a customer appreciation party at the World of Coca Cola in downtown Atlanta. Entertainment is provided by an impressive music band: The A-Town A-List. Check out the slideshow and video of the event.
Richard Carranza, Editor