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Blue Bird RX2

Blue Bird Micro Bird RX2

Blue Bird is known as the leader in safety- now let us show you our style! Available in Diesel and CNG, the Blue Bird RX2 (Rear Engine) bus features all the safety and durability advantages that makes our buses last a lifetime, while adding comfort and sophistication with hundreds of available options. The RX2 is a perfect choice for your city transit or coach bus needs.


  • Multiple fuel options available – Diesel and CNG
  • Max Visibility
  • Increased Passenger Comfort
  • Built to Last Structure
  • Reduced Operating and Maintenance Costs
  • Enhanced Safety
  • Superior Insulation and Quietness
  • Proven Body Design
  • Ergonomic Drivers Cockpit
  • Bonded Windows
  • Tilted Panoramic Windows
  • Fuel Tank Located between frame rails
  • Zero Maintenance Fasteners
  • Reliable Body Electrical


The CT-Series delivers exceptional safety and stability, making this bus an excellent choice for your special needs applications. This bus is ready to be equipped with a variety of options to suit the needs of any passenger.

    • Smooth operating, ADA-compliant wheelchair lifts from suppliers including Braun and Ricon are available for any of Blue Bird’s buses.
    • Our optional kneeling system allows the bus to lower the front passenger entry area for easier entry and exiting of passengers.
    • Our Slide N’Click and floor pocket anchorages offer safe and secure transport for special needs passengers.


    General Specifications

    Capacity Up to 48 passengers
    Exterior length Varies by wheelbase
    Exterior width 96”
    Overall height 121″-128”
    Interior width 90 3/4”
    Interior height 77”
    Wheelbase 189”/ 217”/ 245”/ 259”/ 273”
    Aisle Width Varies by floorplan
    Skirt Length 16 1/4″, 19 3/4″, 25 3/4″
    Front Overhang 95″ with standard steel bumper
    Rear Overhang Varies by body length/wheelbase
    Entrance Door 32″ Wide x 79″ High/double electric outward opening
    Rear Door 37″ Wide x 52″ High
    Exterior Mirrors Manual, optional heated remote operated
    Flooring 5/8″ Plywood subflooring optional
    Tire Size 11R22.5 (G) all-position radials
    GVWR Up to 36,200 lbs


    Diesel Powertrain Specifications

    Engine Cummins B6.7 200-300 hp
    Cummins ISL8.9 260-300 hp
    Transmission Allison 2500 – 5 speed automatic;
    Allison B300 – 5 speed automatic;
    Allison B300R – 5 speed automatic;
    Allison B400 – 5 speed automatic;
    Allison B400R – 5 speed automatic
    Fuel Tank Standard 60-gallon, optional 100-gallon


    CNG Powertrain Specifications

    Engine Cummins ISL-G 250-280 hp

    Allison B300 – 5 speed automatic;
    Allison B300R – 5 speed automatic;
    Allison B400 – 5 speed automatic;
    Allison 3000 – 5 or 6 speed automatic

    Fuel Tank 7600 SCF


    • Multiple Paint Colors Available
    • Advanced Seating Options
    • Destination Sign
    • Backup Camera in Rearview Mirror
    • Overhead Racks
    • Electronic Options Including:
      • Wi-Fi
      • Reading Lights
      • Soft Touch Sensors
      • Video System
      • Surveillance Cameras
      • And much more!