What kind of brakes should your bus have? Be prepared for icy roads

Winter driving can be extremely hazardous due to snow and ice. If you are planning to drive a bus on snowy or icy roads, proper preparation is essential. In normal conditions most tires are perfectly safe. When driving your bus on roads covered with ice or snow, however, they may not be able to provide the necessary traction. That is why you ... More

Mountain Driving

How to Master Mountain Driving

When you’re behind the wheel of a coach bus, there are instances when the machine’s sheer size and weight are its own biggest hindrance. Nowhere is that more true than when it comes to a little mountain driving. Based in Colorado, we know the trials and challenges of mountain driving a coach bus very well. However, the truth is, it’s ... More

Hosting an Office Holiday Party? Transport Your Staff in a Company Shuttle

It’s holiday time, and that means there will be office parties taking place in company offices across the country in cities big and small over the coming weeks. Have you considered offering your employees a shuttle service to and from your office holiday party? Your annual company holiday party is a great chance for you to say thank you to ... More

Things to Consider When Purchasing a Bus

Buying a bus is a big undertaking, and one that comes with questions. What should you look for when considering purchasing a bus, especially if it is a used one? What are the benefits of buying new vs used? Will you be using the bus for personal use, occasional use, or as a business? If you are offering bus services, your considerations are ... More

Davey Coach Bus Conversion

The Sky’s The Limit: What Davey Coach Can Do With A Bus Conversion

At Davey Coach Sales, there’s no project too unique for us to take on when it comes to bus conversions! We have a transportation solution for just about any industry or personal need that you can imagine, and if we don’t have it, we can customize a bus until we do. If you want a party bus for 20 people, we can do that. Do you need a ... More

Benefits of Driving a “Green” Certified Bus

There are many great reasons to buy a bus, including the convenience of transporting large numbers of people, using a single vehicle instead of multiple vehicles to emit less pollutants into the air we breathe, the ability to customize seating and luggage configurations, reduced fuel consumption, improved passenger comfort, and more, but did ... More

New vs Used Buses – What’s the Best Investment?

When considering a bus purchase, choosing between buying a new bus or a used bus is one of the first questions to ask. There are many factors to consider, ranging from your demographic to budget and everything in between. If cost isn’t a factor, buying a new bus would seem to be the best choice. A new bus offers a fresh and untarnished ... More

Choosing the Best Bus Manufacturer for Your Business

With so many bus manufacturers building buses in the United States, buyers are sometimes overwhelmed with understanding the differences. It’s easy to relate in our head the level of manufacturing when we think in terms of automobiles, e.g. Kia versus Mercedes. Buses are no different. For the same reason, someone may look to purchase a Kia ... More

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