Chevrolet and GMC offer several options when you need the right vehicles for transporting children. In fact, the Chevrolet Express and the GMC Savana are popular chassis cab choices used by the school bus manufacturing industry for Type A school buses.

School buses manufactured on Express or Savana Cutaways offer smooth handling and two OEM factory-installed gasoline engines: the Vortec 4.8L and 6.0V8 gasoline engines.

Key Features and Options

  • Ladder-type frame
  • 4 wheel antilock/disk brakes
  • Standard StabiliTrak on SRW 9,900 and 10,100 GVWR chassis
  • Transmission oil cooler, external
  • Driver Information Center (fuel, speed, oil life, maint., tach., engine hrs, etc.)
  • Single 220 amp alternator
  • Dual batteries – 2nd isolated
  • Isolated rear lighting circuits on cutaway models
  • Wiring junction block accessory Includes 2-30 amp circuits
  • Daytime running lights

Other Options

  • Single or Dual Rear Wheels – see order guide
  • Door Delete, passenger
  • Back up alarm, 97 decibels
  • Auxiliary fuel fitting (L96 and 33 gal midtrame tank only)
  • Stop/turn signal circuits
  • Headliner delete
  • Driver-only high-back bucket seating arrangement
  • Keyed alike (key, single)


Compatible Models for This Upfit
Chevrolet Express Cutaway