Industry urging Congress to block insurance increase |
WASHINGTON - As Congress continues to grapple with a long-term highway funding reauthorization bill, the motorcoach and trucking industries are redoubling their efforts to convince lawmakers to include...
Flame-resistant seats, second doors possible, but costly|
WASHINGTON -- Installing a second door and more flame-resistant interior materials on U.S. motorcoaches - as recommended by a federal safety board -- would match European Union standards while adding...
ABC unveils new 35-foot Van Hool CX35 motorcoach|
INDIANAPOLIS - ABC Companies officially launched the new Van Hool CX35 model here late last month during the BusCon Expo 2015.
The 35-foot Van Hool CX35 essentially is a CX45, only 10 feet shorter...
Poll: Majority supports fuel-tax increase to fix roads|
Seventy-one percent of U.S. residents would support a 10-cent increase in the 18.4 cents-per-gallon gas tax that is used to pay for federal transportation projects, according to a new poll.
Long Island bus company in Chapter 11|
NEW YORK CITY - A luxury bus company that ferries well-to-do Manhattan residents to the exclusive Hamptons for summer getaways has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.
The New York Times...
Bus drivers union settles with NYC over safety law |
NEW YORK CITY -- After clashing repeatedly this year over a new traffic safety law, Mayor Bill de Blasio and the city's major bus drivers union have reached a truce.
The city reached a settlement...
Texas man sentenced to 40 years for fuel tax fraud|
AUSTIN, Texas - In a sharp rebuke to people who seek to profit by selling dyed diesel fuel, a Texas man has been sentence to 40 years in prison for fuel-tax fraud.
The Office of the Texas Comptroller...
Ontario waives tests for military drivers|
TORONTO - The province of Ontario now recognizes Canadian Department of National Defense (DND) 404 driver's permits, allowing such license-holders to more easily transition into the private sector and...
Colorado requires chains on I-70|
DENVER -- As of last month, Colorado's requirement that vehicles over 26,000 pounds gross weight carry chains on the central portion of Interstate 70 in the state is in effect.
That rule holds...
CVSA’s Operation Safe Driver Week set for Oct. 18-24|
GREENBELT, Md. -- During the week of Oct. 18 to 24, law enforcement agencies throughout North America will engage in heightened traffic safety enforcement and education aimed at unsafe driving behaviors...