Champion Bus

Defender

An Altoona tested, medium-duty shuttle bus with robust performance. The Defender’s sturdy structure and wide body offers the greatest passenger capacity in the medium-duty category; up to 45 passengers. This also allows the bus to span longer distances than most. The Defender is offered on multiple chassis platforms, ideal for tour, transit, para-transit and higher learning.

Exterior

The Defender's galvanized exterior offers a sleek look and easy maintenance. There are a variety of graphics packages and paint schemes available as well to surpass any customers expectations.

Interior

Floor plan options are abundant with dozens of configurations seating up to 45 passengers. The Defender also can be customized to meet specific requirements for the prison transport industry.

Defender Freightliner M2 Details

Features & Options

Stardard Options

  • Galvanized Steel Exterior Skin
  • Larger Side Windows: 36" X 45", T-Slider
  • Padded Vinyl Ceiling
  • Passenger Entrance Door with Manual Control
  • Full View Curb Window
  • Rear Steel Bumper
  • Steelguard® Construction of Floor, Roof, Sidewalls

Popular Options

  • Rear Air Conditioning & Heat
  • Audio and PA Options
  • Paint and Graphics Packages
  • Passenger and Driver Seat Upgrades
  • Rear Air Conditioning and Heat
  • ADA Packages Available

Available Chassis

Ford F-550

  • Gasoline or Diesel Engine
  • 18,000# GVWR, 165" or 189" WB
  • 19,500# GVWR, 200.8", 213" or 233" WB
  • 25', 28', 29', 31', 33'

International 3200 Series

  • Diesel Engine
  • 23,500# GVWR, 193", 205", 217", 236" or 254" WB
  • 27,500# GVWR, 291" WB
  • 27', 29', 30', 31', 35', 38'

Freightliner M2 Series

  • Diesel Engine
  • 26,000# GVWR, 220", 259" WB
  • 27,500# GVWR, 288" WB
  • 31', 35', 38'