Be Prepared With a 4×4 Bus

Having the right bus in harsh climates, mountainous terrains, or during the winter months when snow becomes a factor in travel is an important consideration. A 4x4 bus can make all the difference if facing one of these environments. Being able to successfully navigate such a setting and get from Point A to Point B safely is key when shuttling ... More

5 Tips to Reducing Driver Fatigue

According to the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB), driver fatigue is a primary cause of serious transportation accidents throughout the United States, with Chairman Marion Blakey stating "Many times and throughout all modes of transportation, our investigations have found that lost sleep equals lost lives." Blakey noted that proper ... More

Trend Continues – Next Gen Drives Less On Campuses

Higher gas prices, new licensing laws, improvements in technology that support alternative transportation are contributing to young people driving less, as well as changes in this generation’s values and preferences are all factors that will likely have an impact for years to come. Generation Z (or the iGeneration)’s growing ... More

How to Choose the Right Bus Size for Your Business

Adding a new bus to your fleet is an important business decision that involves careful consideration, especially when it comes to choosing the size of the bus for your operation. Your bus’s seating capacity has a direct impact on your company’s revenues, which is why determining what size bus you need to be profitable is a key ... More

Tips on Starting an Airport Shuttle Service

Customers seeking shuttle services typically fall into two categories. Those with airport reservations that want to avoid parking inconveniences, seek scheduled shuttle or van services. Alternately, customers that request to be picked up at their home or office with pre-booked reservations. Many of these shuttle services function within ... More

Finding the Perfect Fleet for Assisted Living Facilities

Finding the right bus or passenger van to accommodate the travel needs of those in assisted living facilities requires the resources and expertise of a provider who is familiar with those specific needs. Davey Coach has worked with many assisted living facilities and retirement homes and understands the need for specialty vehicles and their ... More

Special Features to Add to Your New or Used Bus

When it’s time to purchase your new or used bus, knowing some of the special features to add to your vehicle can really open up the doors (pun intended) to what’s possible. 1. Bus Driveline Braking Systems A unique combination of function, value, and safety, driveline braking systems use the resistance against the vehicle’s ... More

Gas vs Diesel Engine Buses

When it comes to gas vs diesel engine buses, there are advantages and disadvantages to both types of engines and fuels. When it comes to environmental impact, it’s a draw. Historically, diesel engines struggled with producing higher emissions when compared to gasoline powered engines, but today the difference between gas and diesel emissi... More

When is it Time to Buy a Specialty Vehicle?

One of the many considerations when looking to buy your next shuttle bus or minibus, is who will be riding in this vehicle. Understanding the different shuttle buses that are available will help you determine which would be best for you. A great advantage to these buses is their ability to customize to any configuration you may need. This ... More

Bus Seating Options to Consider

Davey Coach is one of the largest fully-integrated shuttle and bus dealerships in the Denver Metro region, with an extensive inventory of new and used buses for sale and lease. We offer hundreds of options to suit any industry, with everything from limousine buses to ADA compliant vehicles suitable for assisted living facilities. We can ... More