Forest River, one of America’s leading manufacturers of recreational vehicles, pontoon boats, cargo trailers, and shuttle buses, announced that it has acquired REV Group’s shuttle bus businesses, which includes ElDorado National and Champion Bus.
With a history dating back over 60 years, Forest River cited REV Group’s shuttle bus brands reputation for performance, product quality, and unique features, as well as their strong, tenured relationship with the commercial public sector with dealer locations throughout the United States and Canada.
“We are excited to welcome Champion Bus and ElDorado to Forest River,” said David Wright, president of Forest River Bus. “Both organizations have built a history of integrity, quality, and innovation and enjoy an excellent reputation in our industry today. As we navigate these challenging times, the addition of these historic and iconic brands to the Forest River family enhance our ability to provide products and a customer experience that is second to none. We look forward to working with our dealer partners as we better position Forest River’s shuttle bus divisions for the future.”
Forest River will acquire the following REV Group shuttle bus brands: Champion Bus, Federal Coach, World Trans, Krystal Coach, ElDorado, and Goshen Coach. These brands are produced in Imlay City, Mich., and Salina, Kansas. This diverse product line provides convenient and dependable transportation for colleges, churches, assisted living facilities, retirement communities, transportation companies and government agencies.