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Redefining Industry Standards: The SAF-T-LINER® C2 School Bus

Learn more about the new SAF-T-LINER® C2 by Thomas Built School Buses with its enhanced technology, safety features, driver assistance, and passenger experience.


SAF-T-Liner C2 Thomas Built School Bus

Explore the Future of School Bus Innovation

In the world of school transportation, safety is of the utmost importance. The SAF-T-LINER® C2, built by Thomas Built Buses, pushes industry boundaries with its new and improved safety technology, driver control, and passenger experience. Let's dive deeper into how this vehicle sets a new industry standard for school bus operation and use.

Enhanced Safety Features

SAF-T-LINER® C2 school bus places paramount importance and detail into its safety systems and features, meeting and exceeding FMVSS & CMVSS standards. From internal state-of-the-art technology to meticulously crafted vehicle features, this bus is designed for optimized safety on the road. Of the various safety features included, some of the most notable include:

  • Reinforced Construction: Saf-T-Net construction provides side skirt reinforcement, rafter system, and extended roof bows for stability and strength.
  • Light Systems: New LED lights increase brightness, longevity, and efficiency, reducing overall TCO.
  • Stability: Electric Stability Control (ESC) assists with loss of control and emergency maneuvering while on the road.
  • Camera System: The PV360 multi-camera system provides an unobstructed 360-degree view of the whole vehicle, allowing drivers to spot pedestrians and obstacles.

Driver-Focused Design

The SAF-T-LINER® C2 prioritizes driver efficiency and ease of operation, acknowledging drivers' pivotal role in ensuring a safe and smooth driving experience for their passengers. To assist in these operations, this vehicle is equipped with various features that include but are not limited to:

  • Customizable Experience: Offering optional tilt and telescoping steering wheel and optional adjustable pedals, giving drivers of all sizes the comfort they deserve.
  • Increased Visibility: With the largest footprint in the Type C category, visibility is now increased by 25% compared to standard models.
  • Optimized Headroom: With 78” of full-height headroom, drivers of all sizes can comfortably operate the vehicle without feeling confined.
  • Integrated Operating System: Customizable driver smart switch placement and interchangeable dashboard system for individualized and optimized driving control.

Passenger Experience

Beyond its extensive safety and driving features, the SAF-T-LINER® C2 features optimal passenger area design and features for a comfortable journey. Furthermore, the passenger area is eloquently crafted to ensure the utmost safety while maintaining style and comfort. These various features can include:

  • Seating Options: With a variety of seat choices, including benches, latch, child, and coach style seats with a plethora of seat belt options to ensure a safe and comfortable trip.
  • Luggage Storage: Increased size of storage compartments allowing additional luggage and safety equipment to be stored.
  • Overhead Amenities: Passengers can store their belongings in overhead book racks and use optional reading lights for increased visibility in darker situations.
  • Adjustable Windows: Optional tinted and screened windows minimize passenger discomfort from light and glare.

Grow Your School Bus Fleet

The SAF-T-LINER® C2 continues to go beyond the industry standards of traditional school buses. As a standing testament to innovation, comfort, and overall safety, this bus pushes the boundaries of standard bus manufacturing. With an array of driver-focused designs, technologically enhanced safety, and passenger comfort features, this vehicle redefines the standards of excellence within the industry.

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