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Thomas Built Buses FS-65

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→‎Chassis Offered: section taken out; FS-65 only uses Freightliner's chassis
The '''[[Thomas Built Buses]] FS-65''' is a Type C school bus. Nearly a quarter of a million FS-65 conventional bodies were produced.<ref name="ThomasRetired">[http://www.thomasbus.com/bus-models/type-c/fs65-retired.asp Thomas retires the FS-65], thomasbus.com, retrieved 09-06-30</ref>
Using the same conevntional [[Thomas Built Buses Conventional|Conevntional]] body Thomas had built on a variety of chassis, Thomas first built on the [[Freightliner Custom Chassis|Freightliner]] [[Freightliner Custom Chassis FS-65|FS-65]] in 1995. The whole product became known as the FS-65 was made the standard Type C chassis for Thomas, when soon after Thomas was acquired by Freightliner Group.
On December 13, 2006, Thomas Built Buses delivered the last FS-65 school bus, and the FS-65 was replaced by the [[Thomas Built Buses Saf-T-Liner C2|Saf-T-Liner C2]]. A total of 62,764 Freightliner FS-65 chassis have been produced.<ref name="ThomasRetired" />
 
==Chassis Offered==
* Chevrolet C60 / GMC 6000 (1972-1992?)
* International 3800 Series (1989-2004)
* Freightliner FL-Series (1995-2006)
==Other Photos==
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