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Get to Know Detroit’s Technology

You’ve learned about Detroit as a company in our previous blog, Get to Know Detroit. Now get to know the engines that are built on a foundation of fuel efficiency. You can rely on their engines to keep your bus running smoothly. DD8 Engine With best-in-class maintenance, intervals can reach up to 60,000 miles,…

Better Visibility and Added Safety Feature for Your Bus

​ Thomas Built Buses’ and school districts everywhere are continuously looking for ways to improve the safety of students while they are being transported to and from school. One of the most recent ways they are improving the safety of their buses is by installing the Perimeter View™ 360 camera package (PV360).…

5 Must-Watch Bus Redos Videos

Converting a used school bus into a tiny home or RV is nothing new but every skoolie build has some unique features that make it perfect for their owners. Check out these 5 skoolie buses and start planning your build! 2001 Skoolie Bluebird Bus Fully equipped with a solar roof, a wood-powered stove and custom…

Get to Know Detroit

Dating back to 1938, Detroit Diesel, or better known since 2011 as Detroit, has a long-standing history of developing diesel engines that last. They offer a complete line of heavy-duty diesel engines, axles, transmissions, safety systems, and connected vehicle services for the commercial transportation industry. Their…

COVID-19

The safety of our employees and customers is our number one priority. Due to the recent COVID-19 situation, Kerlin Bus Sales is now required to stop all in-person business activities. We value the health of our employees and customers and are following instructions given directly by the CDC and directives from…

Understanding Diesel

Nowadays bus fleets are comprised of diesel, electric and propane-powered buses. Although each bus type offers different advantages there are many different negative myths surrounding diesel-powered buses. To set the record straight, we have compiled a list of truths regarding diesel buses that every bus owner should…

5 Quick School Bus Facts

1. Early School Buses Date Back to the Early 1800s Although these school buses required a different horsepower they still were created to complete the same task. Larger horse-drawn carriages were used as public school buses to transport students who lived really far from the school. Since it was more common in those…

3 Quick Tips for Buying A Used Bus

Buying a bus is a big decision and there are many different aspects to consider before making the purchase. Below you will find a list of tips to help potential bus buyers make the right choice. These days school buses are used for more than just picking kids on their way to school or toting them back and forth…

School Bus to Camper

For our third bus conversion blog post, we had the privilege of interviewing a man who’s passion for buses led him to transform a used bus into a dream family camper Meet Gene A bus mechanic by trade, Gene Noble is no stranger to the new and used bus market. That’s why when his family became interested in…

School Bus to Food Truck

Continuing on with our series on unique bus conversions, we wanted to tell you about another amazing bus renovation that we recently came across. If you missed our first post in this series you will definitely want to check that out to read about Taylor’s amazing bus conversion in progress!) Meet Ray Ray Trump is an…