ElDorado National

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Escort RE-A

Escort RE-A

The Escort RE-A family of buses is acclaimed for its flexibility.  With the widest selection of options in the industry, an Escort RE-A can be built to meet your demanding transportation requirements.  Available in lengths ranging from 29' to 37' in length, the Escort RE-A is a favorite for rental car and on-airport shuttle as well as for church and sightseeing applications.  Standard four-bag per axle air suspension, high capacity heating and air conditioning systems and large panoramic passenger windows cater to your passenger's comfort and convenience.

The Escort RE-A has a long track record of excellence, having been produced for over ten years.  As you would expect from the industry leader, superior durability and maintainability are the standard on the Escort RE-A.  Our attention to detail is also legendary. Both the chassis and body are both produced in our ISO 9001:2000 certified California manufacturing facility.  Escort RE-A, your transportation solution!

Standard Features


BODY:
  • Integrally welded body construction
  • Welded steel gussets at all window posts
  • Fully welded, 10 gauge, electro-galvanized steel wheelwells
  • Grit blasted cage preparation
  • Entire body structure is coated with PPG - CRE904 primer/sealer
  • An additional coating of PPG - Corashield is applied to the exterior of all exposed structural steel surfaces
  • Solid steel rear engine firewall
  • .080 inch aluminum exterior sidewalls
  • Replaceable lower skirt panels
  • 2 inch exterior side mounted rub-rail at floor level
  • .063 inch aluminum exterior roof panel
  • Undercoated and edge sealed .75 inch thick, AC grade plywood flooring
  • 1.5 inch thick fiberglass insulation with R-5 rating
  • Platinum gray melamine interior walls and ceiling finish
  • RCA rubber flooring with ribbed aisle
  • Passenger windows are top T-slide type with 3/16 inch tempered safety glass
  • Front entry/exit door - 35 inch x 84.5 inch panel opening
  • Color and number coded electrical wiring with protective loom
  • Manual resetting circuit breakers
  • As-built electrical junction compartment schematic
  • All ICC required exterior lighting
  • Incandescent interior lighting
  • Stepwell lighting
  • 7 inch x 14 inch exterior mirrors with integrated convex lenses
  • Passenger assists fabricated of stainless steel
  • Drivers sun visor
  • Dash mounted heater/defroster system
  • Roof mounted emergency escape hatch and vent
  • One color, full body paint finish
  • Two-stage undercoating process
  • Rear mud flaps
  • Front tow hooks
  • Steel reinforced, 5/16 inch thick, R.I.M. molded polyurethane bumpers, front and rear
CHASSIS:
  • ElDorado National produced, heavy-duty rail chassis
  • 50,000 PSI yield frame rails with full-length liners
  • Grade 8 bolted chassis construction
  • Separate and insulated chassis line plumbing
  • Solid I-beam front axle, Arvin Meritor brand
  • Conventional rear axle, Arvin Meritor brand
  • Four-bag per axle, air ride suspension
  • Cummins ISB-2013 diesel engine
  • Cummins engine protection system
  • Allison 2000 Series transmission
  • S-cam air brake system with integral ABS front and rear axles
  • 22.5 inch painted steel wheels
  • 255/70R 22.5 steel belted radial tires
  • 100 gallon fuel tank
  • 8-D battery
  • 200 amp rated alternator
  • High idle system
  • Non-sandwiched designed radiator/charge air cooler layout
  • Stainless steel radiator tanks
  • Vertical exhaust pipe
  • Gear driven air compressor
  • Power assist steering
  • High capacity, disposable air cleaner with filter service indicator
  • Two speed wipers with intermittent feature