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Prevost Looks Back At History Of Motorcoach Industry

Posted on August 3, 2015 by

Prevost manufacturers a number of different motorcoaches to meet the large-scale, group transportation needs of large bus operators.
Prevost manufacturers a number of different motorcoaches to meet the large-scale, group transportation needs of large bus operators.

The luxury motorcoach and motor home builder reviews its storied past and brings viewers up to speed on its latest innovations and technology in this marketing video.

Motorcoaches serve a vital role in the North American transportation system, carrying more than 100 million passengers every year, the video says. Prevost has been a leader in the motorcoach industry since it started in 1924 when Eugene Prevost, a cabinetmaker, was contracted to build a wooden body for a bus. The coach body set the standard for buses at the time. Prevost soon established the company as an industry pioneer.

Founder Eugene Prevost with a model version of one of his early designs.
Founder Eugene Prevost with a model version of one of his early designs.

Today, Prevost continues to innovate with buses, and has come out with many industry firsts such as front kneeling suspension. Prevost made the first coach with a stainless steel integral structure and fiber composite body, and installed the first frameless windows to give the bus a sleek exterior and bright, expansive interior.

The H3-45 VIP Conversion Coach offers the ultimate in luxury interiors and is preferred by many of the biggest entertainers and stars in the world. 
The H3-45 VIP Conversion Coach offers the ultimate in luxury interiors and is preferred by many of the biggest entertainers and stars in the world. 

Prevost displays a number of safety features in the video such as adaptive cruise braking, which creates safe driving distances on the highway. [Prevost builds a wide variety of models and specializes in high-quality luxury motorcoaches that meet operator needs and provide top safety and performance].

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