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Hometown Trolley Buses for Sale Offer Unique Experience

Posted by Laura Galijan on 2/19/15 6:14 AM

People want to have new and different experiences when traveling. After all, one reason for leaving home is to enjoy a change of scenery. Getting around in a cab, or other transportation is not always considered a special event. Riding in a nostalgic trolley is. Throwback to turn of the century design with modern features combines to make one great experience. Two trolley buses for sale in particular provide visitors with a memorable experience.

Carriage Trolley

Trolley-Carriage-Buses-for-saleA beautiful Hometown Trolley appears to be from the late 19th century but has all modern-day amenities. A lantern-style aluminum roof, arch top windows, two-tone paint job, and pine striping frame seating for up to 24 persons. Though it looks like a trolley riding on tracks, the bus rides on a GM 6.0L V8 with 6-speed automatic transmission on 16-inch tires with aluminum wheel covers. Even better, the trolley bus for sale can convert to use compressed natural gas (CNG). 

Red oak trim, vintage-style seating, railings, and energy efficient LED lights grace the interior. To accommodate all passengers, a wheelchair accessible Braun or Ricon ADA ramp is a great addition. Ensuring driver comfort is also a top priority. A built in fan, adjustable seat, and back up alarm are standard. No matter the options or standards, riders will marvel at the craftsmanship and comfort of the Carriage Trolley.

Villager Trolley

Trolley-Villager-Buses-for-saleSpectacular exterior looks much like new trolleys did a century ago. Two-tone paint, steel cowcatcher, and center headlight are perfect for highlighting vintage design. Add tinted windows, an oak modesty panel, electric brass gong bell and the trolley is like no other. Don’t let the old world look fool anyone; the powerful engine can carry up to 42 passengers. Standard are Cummins ISB 6.7 diesel or Ford F53 V10 gasoline engine, and the option to convert from gas to compressed natural gas.

Inside, the look and feel of turn-of-the-century design continues. Quarter inch oak panels and trim adorn the walls, working beautifully with vintage-style oak seating or transit style seats. Passengers can navigate the interior with globe lights throughout. An eight speaker sound system will keep them entertained or educated along the way. Optional ADA equipment will allow the trolley to serve passengers of any need.

It can be difficult to choosefrom trolley buses for sale to best suit every need. Truth is, no matter the model, every person that sees or rides will be captivated. Beautiful, functional works of art at home anywhere they travel.

Topics: new bus, tour bus

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