113 GM hybrid-powered buses rolling into New York

The number of GM hybrid-powered buses ordered by New York transit agencies grew to 113 with today’s announcement by Regional Transit Service (RTS), Inc., a subsidiary of the Rochester Genesee Regional Transportation Authority (RGRTA) serving Monroe County, to purchase 19 buses equipped with GM’s hybrid technology. When the deliveries are completed next year, New York will boast the second largest statewide fleet of GM hybrid-powered buses, the state of Washington leads with 240 hybrid-powered buses.