Industry Today Volume 22 Issue 1

ew Flyer is a subsidiary of NFI Group Inc., the largest transit bus and motor coach manufacturer and parts dis- tributor in North America, but New Flyer alone is the largest transit bus manufacturer in North America. Products include the broadest range of drive systems, including clean diesel, natural gas, diesel-electric hybrid, trolley-elec- tric, battery-electric and fuel cell-electric. Of over 41,000 buses currently in service, 7,300 are powered by electric motors and battery propulsion, and 1,700 are Zero-Emission Buses New Flyer is North America’s heavy-duty transit bus leader, incorporating a range of drive systems, including zero-emission. David Soyka reports. N INDUSTRY TODAY 67 NEW FLYER | PROFILE