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Old 05-09-2018, 07:22 PM   #1
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Does anyone have one those huge busses?

I'm looking for anyone that has one of those 80 or 90 some passenger jobs

I've seen them for sale in nv that say they are 92 I think
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I'm looking for anyone that has one of those 80 or 90 some passenger jobs

I've seen them for sale in nv that say they are 92 I think
Number of passengers is only a rough guide.

All school buses have a maximum legal length of 45'.

Almost all top out at 40', with a few reaching 45' but they have tandem rear axles.

My 40' was, for example, limited to 46 passengers, but it remains a Thomas 40' Pusher.
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Google can find lots of 77- and 84- passenger schoolies.
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I'm looking for anyone that has one of those 80 or 90 some passenger jobs

I've seen them for sale in nv that say they are 92 I think
I've had a couple 40 footers. Passenger counts vary. Last one was a 78 passenger.
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How much room do you need?
I don't know I need that much room just kinda asking to see if people are driving some of the real big busses.

Not sure if the extra few feet would matter in driving and fuel cost

There are fewer of them so they seem to go for more money. Idk if the extra cost is worth the extra few feet of living space
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I've had a couple 40 footers. Passenger counts vary. Last one was a 78 passenger.
Seems to be the most common and cheaper. Also about what I'm looking for.
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Seems to be the most common and cheaper. Also about what I'm looking for.
one mine in a school fleet auction $3200 runs perfect.
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I don't know I need that much room just kinda asking to see if people are driving some of the real big busses.

Not sure if the extra few feet would matter in driving and fuel cost

There are fewer of them so they seem to go for more money. Idk if the extra cost is worth the extra few feet of living space
getting about 12 miles per gallon in a dt466 43' FE
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