Blue Bird All American RE (Rear Engine) CNG
As an extension of Blue Bird’s commitment to providing a full line of affordable green solutions, the Blue Bird All American RE CNG provides the same great benefits you have come to expect from their All American line, while reducing emissions and creating a healthier environment for the communities they serve.
The All American RE CNG bus features:
- Exceptional driver-forward visibility
- Best-in-class turning radius
- Unique mirror systems - improving driver awareness and increasing child safety
Compressed Natural Gas is a very safe alternative fuel.
CNG costs less than Diesel - The gallon equivalent of Compressed Natural Gas costs up to 60 percent less than the cost of a gallon of Diesel fuel. That is a big savings right away!
CNG is better for the environment.
Nearly all of CNG in North America is domestically produced.
Blue Bird's CNG buses deliver the same reliable performance and ease of maintenance as our diesel models.
CNG stations are opening across the country.
|Capacity||Up to 84||Entrance Door||32" Wide x 79" High/ Double electric outward opening (air optional)|
|Exterior Width||96"||Rear Door||Emergency window standard|
|Interior Width||90-3/4"||Transmission||Allison 3000 PTS - 5 & 6 speed automatic|
|Aisle Width||Varies by floor plan||Engine||Cummins L9N 250-280 hp|
|Skirt Length||19 3/4", 25 3/4"||Interior Height||77"|
210, 240, 270 and 320 amps with 12 volts
||Overall Height||122" - 128" excluding roof options|
|Brakes||4-channel antilock brake system; Air drum and air disc brakes available||Suspension||Soft ride front leaf spring suspension (Rating varies by capacity); Two-stage steel leaf rear spring suspension system (Rating varies by capacity); Air suspension available|
|Wheelbase||189"/217"/245"/259"/273"||Steering||Tilt & telescoping steering column|
|Overhang||Front: 95" with standard steel bumper; Rear: 122" with standard steel bumper||Front Axle||Front axle (Rating varies by capacity)|
|Fuel Capacity||SAE Type III Composite wrapped aluminum located outboard of frame within wheelbase and inboard of frame in rear overhang; SCF @ 70F/3600PSI, 7692; DGE, 55 - GGE, 62||Battery Capacity||3 group 31 batteries, each battery is 12v, 700CCA (2100 CCA combined) 185 minutes of reserve capacity|
|Rear Axle||Rear axle with hypoid, single reduction gears with broad range of ratios available to optimize powertrain performance (Rating varies by capacity)||Wheel Cut||50 Degrees|
|Tire Size||11R22.5 (G) all-position radials||GVWR||Up to 36,200 lbs.|