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Vehicle Description


The Commute boasts superior Glaval engineering and the attributes that offer a truly impressive medium-duty bus, utilized for a variety of applications. Built on the rugged Ford F-650 airporter-style chassis with a Cummins engine and 2200 Allison transmission, its full air suspension and 22.5" wheels give you an unsurpassed ride and driving experience. The Commute provides the ultimate in performance, comfort and durability. The rear kneeling feature makes accessing luggage compartments a breeze! The Commute has sleek, aerodynamic styling, 44 passenger accommodations, and a cutting edge, front-upper panoramic window for better viewing. The vehicle also has a durable "steel-cage" construction, giving it both brawn and beauty, while ensuring a long service life at an economical price. DESIGNED TO MEET OR EXCEED APPLICABLE FMVSS STANDARDS


Commute Advantages
  • Available in many different floor plans
  • Great resale value
  • 5 year, 100,000 mile limited warranty
  • Stepwells and wheelwells are galvanized steel
  • Steel framed emergency hatch
  • Full view curbside window for improved visibility
Standard Features & Equipment
  • Galvanized steel floor frame and entry stepwell
  • Galvanized exterior walls and roof bows
  • Vacuum laminated construction sides and rear
  • Fiberglass front and rear caps
  • T-Slide Windows; tempered safety glass with tint
  • Window Drip Rails
  • Dual 12V Batteries
  • Breakaway Rearview Mirrors with Convex
  • Incandescent center mount brake, tail, turn and clearance lights
  • Rear Mud Flaps
  • 30" Manual Entry Door
  • 5/8" Pressure Treated, Marine Tech, 7 Plywood Flooring
  • Sirius Dune Gerflor Smooth Flooring
  • White Step Nosing
  • Cove Molding
  • Interior LED Lighting
  • LED Stepwell Lights
  • Left hand entry stanchion with modesty panel and hand rail
  • Rear emergency window
  • FlexTech electrical panel with legend
  • Manual circuit breakers
  • Floor and wall seat track for flexible seating
  • 5 speakers - (1) Drivers door, (4) in passenger compartment
  • Non-retractable seatbelts
  • Full Front End Alignment
Optional Equipment
  • ADA and FMVSS compliant wheel chair lifts and securement systems
  • Exterior LED package
  • Passenger rear heating and air conditioning
  • Rear emergency door
  • Upgraded entry doors
  • Padded vinyl or cloth walls and ceiling
  • Safety packages
  • Audio/Video packages
  • Seating types and colors
Seating Options

At TESCO Bus, we want the process of purchasing a bus to be as easy as possible. Finding the perfect seat for your bus may seem overwhelming, but we are here to help. We are a distributor for Freedman seats, the most common of all seating in the transportation industry. Freedman offers endless amounts of seating types from the low back vinyls to the high back recliners, both common choices amongst our customers. To take a deeper a look at some of the Freedman seats and products that TESCO offers, click here.



  • Chassis: Ford Transit
  • Wheelbase: 138" / 156"
  • Engine: Gas or Diesel
  • Exterior Height: 112"
  • Exterior Width: 84"
  • Interior Height: 78 1/2"
  • Interior Width: 81.5"
  • Length: 21' / 23'
  • GVWR: 10,360 lb