Commercial Buses

Champion Defender

The leader when it comes to a demanding, tough duty cycle the medium-duty performance of the Defender is second to none. Champion designed the Defender from the ground up for superior performance, safety and efficiency for service under the toughest working conditions. The Defender is available in several configurations to increase productivity no matter your transportation needs. Reliable yet cost effective, it’s available on an Freightliner M2, Ford F-550 or F-650, or International chassis.


Capacity: Up to 40 passengers

Wheelbase: 165″, 189″, 193″, 200.8″, 205″, 213″, 217″, 220″, 233″, 236″, 254″, 259″, 288″, or 291″

Chassis: Freightliner M2, Ford F-550, Ford F-650, International

Engines: Ford 6.8L gasoline, Ford 6.7L diesel, Cummins B6.7 diesel, IHC Maxxforce 7 diesel, IHC Maxxforce DT diesel engine

Passenger Seats: A variety of seats are available in a wide range of fabrics and styles

Popular Options: Air conditioning, wheelchair lift with rear lift door, automatic tire chains, audio/visual equipment, panoramic windows, heated & remote exterior mirrors, reflective & lighted exterior signs, and many more options available. 

This bus is currently offered on the ODOT Transit Bus Contract. For more information on this or other products we offer and how they can be part of your transportation solution, please contact us at (800) 258-2473.

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