The Leader in Alternative Fuels School Buses - Electric, Propane, Gas and CNG

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.

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     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"
    Alternator 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.