Grande West $BUS Receives 40mm US Vicinity Order

Grande West Transportation(TSXV: BUS; OTC PINK: GWTNF)

Grande West Transportation Group Inc., a Canadian bus manufacturer of heavy-duty mid-sized transit buses for sale in Canada and the United States, is pleased to announce it has received a new order from Alliance Bus Group for over $40 million CAD.

The order is for over one hundred Vicinity buses for deliveries into the US market. Deliveries will begin arriving in Atlanta in December and will average approximately ten per month.

“This order is a reaffirmation of our advancing momentum in the US market. This order extends the deployment of our Buy American buses as well as continue our development in the private market.”

-William Trainer, CEO of Grande West

“This order is a confirmation that our client base sees the Vicinity as a leading product in its class. The Vicinity is innovative, offers the highest design quality of buses in it class, actually Altoona tested Best in Class, and is very competitively priced.  This combination of benefits is hard to beat and gives our sales staff plenty of leverage in the marketplace. We are already increasing our bid opportunities and expect to deploy these Vicinity buses across the US in private and public transportation companies.”

-Doug Dunn, Alliance Bus Group’s CEO

Grande West’s total firm orders for 2017/2018 delivery are for over three hundred fifty (350) buses valued at over $130 million. This current backlog includes pre-announced third quarter deliveries of seventy five (75) buses for approximately $25 million in revenue and will be adjusted when third quarter financials are officially reported on October 31, 2017.