New York University

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New York University offers a shuttle service between campuses for students and faculty. Since 1998, Coach USA subsidiary Gray Line New York operated the shuttle service. In a restructuring move, Coach USA chose not to continue operating the shuttle after May 2010. A new contract was signed with Academy Bus Lines to operate the shuttle.[1]

All-time roster under Academy

Fleet number(s) Thumbnail Year Manufacturer Model Engine Transmission Notes
1031-1033, 1058 1999-2001 Nova Bus RTS-06
(82VN)
Transferred from Rutgers University operations.
2108-2110 2006 Nova Bus LFS Cummins ISL ZF 6HP552C Transferred from Rutgers University operations.
2119-2123 2008 Nova Bus LFS Cummins ISL ZF 6HP554C Transferred from Rutgers University operations.
2190 2010 Orion Orion VII EPA10 HEV
(07.501)
Cummins ISB6.7 BAE Systems HybriDrive
hybrid system
2191 2010 Orion Orion VII EPA10 HEV
(07.501)
Cummins ISB6.7 BAE Systems HybriDrive
hybrid system
Ex-Orion demo, purchased in 2011.
2192 2010 NFI XDE40 Cummins ISL9 Allison EP40
hybrid system
  • 2009 model.
  • Ex-New Flyer demo, purchased in August 2015.
3000-3005 2004 Blue Bird Ultra LMB Cummins ISB Allison LCT 2000
Trolley replica

All-time roster under Coach USA

Fleet number(s) Thumbnail Year Manufacturer Model Engine Transmission Notes
1704 trolley replica
4405 1997 OBI Orion V
(05.501)
Detroit Diesel Series 50 Allison B400R Part of the WMATA reject order.
4969-4972 2004 Nova Bus LFS 40102 Cummins ISC Allison B400R Sold to Coach Canada in Apr. 2010.
30618 Nova Bus RTS-06
30620 Thomas Dennis SLF235 Cummins ISB Allison B300R

References

  1. NYU's iconic violet trolleys now a thing of the past nyunews.com retreived on 2010-11-07