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Historic contract for Prevost - largest order ever of coaches to New York State

Prevost, a company in the Volvo Group and one of North America's leading motorcoach manufacturers, is proud to announce the largest contract in its history with a major order from the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) of New York State. The MTA has awarded Prevost a contract to manufacture 381 coaches, including a firm order for 250 coaches to be delivered between 2025 and 2026, as well as options to purchase an additional 131 coaches.
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Prevost is one of North America’s largest producers of premium intercity touring coaches.

This contract will enable Prevost to retain and hire around a hundred new employees in Sainte-Claire, in the Bellechasse region of Canada, as the production rate will increase in the coming years which will also benefit the company's many Quebec suppliers.

"This historic contract from North America's largest public transportation agency is excellent news for Prevost. It will help strengthen our leadership position in the North American motorcoach market, while creating quality jobs in our region," said François Tremblay, Prevost's President. "I would like to thank MTA for its renewed confidence in Prevost. We are proud to count them among our customers.”

"We are sincerely proud and grateful for the MTA's continued confidence in our team by placing the largest contract in Prevost's history. The strong commitment to serve our customers by focusing on quality, reliability and support will continue and also benefit the citizens of New York," said Anna Westerberg, President of Volvo Buses.

"In addition to generating significant economic spin-offs, the trust placed in us illustrates Prevost's attractiveness. This news comes on the eve of the launch of our 100th anniversary activities, which will last throughout 2024. Follow us!,” concluded François Tremblay, President of Prevost.

December 19, 2023

For more information please contact: Joakim Kenndal, Head of Media relations, Volvo Buses at or phone +46 739 02 51 50 or Mathieu Claise e-mail or phone+ 1 418 265-2512.

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