CE Series School Bus



You need buses that reach their destinations with ironclad predictability. The CE Series was engineered from the tires up to withstand the rigors of daily use and get your passengers there on time, every time. Power your ride with diesel, propane, or gasoline engines and access tools and resources to operate as efficiently as possible—all with a line of buses that are fun to drive.

Operating Specifications

Wheel Base
158”, 169”, 193”, 217”, 236”, 254”, 276”
29–78 passengers
23,500–33,000 lb
Front Suspension
Parabolic taper leaf: 8,000–10,000 lb
Rear Suspension

International Vari-Rate Spring: 13,500–21,000 lb

International ride-optimized suspension (IROS Air): 15,500–23,000 lb


Cummins® B6.7

PSI 8.8L propane

PSI 8.8L gasoline

Allison 2500 PTS / Allison 3000 PTS with direct mount cooler Eaton Procision™ dual-clutch automated manual

Air brakes with ESC Optional hydraulic brakes with ABS and ATC

Air drum brakes and air disc brakes

  • Leave No Student Behind® rear safety feature: standard
  • 16-gauge steel body and 100% steel rub rail for added durability: standard
  • Evenly spaced entry steps—the widest in the industry
  • LCD on-board diagnostics with fault code reporting for easy maintenance
  • Three-piece flat, roped-in windshield and stationary glass for easy replacement
  • Electric passenger door with standard electric vandal lock on entrance door
  • Interchangeable BTI seating with precision, die-formed seat base and seat back
  • Wide-opening, easy-tilt three-piece fiberglass hood for improved access